The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 2.70% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.28 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+45.87% -24.67%
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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 Winchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 17.30% 13.79% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 17
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £528 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) QA
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) FindBugs
2 4 (66.67%) Gradle
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Checkstyle
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) WSDL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 (83.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Checkstyle
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (66.67%) FindBugs
1 4 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) WSDL
2 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk