The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 54 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing REST 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.39% 0.91% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 4.31% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £416 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.91% +18.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £46.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-27.06% +9.52%
REST
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 116 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.69% 21.21% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 68 48
Average daily rate £338 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Wiltshire region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Wiltshire region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -4 4 - -
Trowbridge - - - -
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (44.44%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) J2EE
6 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
6 4 (22.22%) Web 2.0
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Scientist
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) J2EE
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 4 (22.22%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
3 4 (22.22%) JSP
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) JPA
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) XSD
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) JDBC
6 1 (5.56%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Web 2.0
5 2 (11.11%) GIS
6 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Image Processing
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) IBM