Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 60 40
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 18 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.85% 0.29% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.25% 1.60% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -32.74%
10th Percentile £334 £384 £337
90th Percentile £488 £433 £439
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £53.79 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +19.52% +5.88% -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 118 125 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 25.27% 18.38% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 30
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.70% -7.00%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £200
90th Percentile £540 £517 £527
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +105.81% -32.40%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Basingstoke

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing REST in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Basingstoke

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for REST.

1 14 (77.78%) Microservices
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
5 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) JIRA
5 10 (55.56%) WCF
5 10 (55.56%) Atlassian
5 10 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (55.56%) RESTful
5 10 (55.56%) Bitbucket
5 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (55.56%) Software Delivery
5 10 (55.56%) SDLC
5 10 (55.56%) .NET Core
6 9 (50.00%) Node.js
6 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (50.00%) Kanban
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (38.89%) Java

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (55.56%) Bitbucket
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Core
3 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 10 (55.56%) RESTful
3 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (55.56%) WCF
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) Node.js
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.11%) HTML
8 2 (11.11%) J2EE
8 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Microservices
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 10 (55.56%) Software Delivery
5 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore