Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 23 August 2019 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.

RESTful
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 90 78
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 +5
Contract jobs citing RESTful 47 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.49% 1.56% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 5.05% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 22
Bristol median daily rate £450 £396 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.56% +11.62% +4.41%
10th Percentile £369 £296 £313
90th Percentile £575 £538 £438
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.97% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

RESTful 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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 464 594 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.59% 30.91% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 439 320
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £287
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £67.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.74% +58.82% +108.44%
10th Percentile £34.60 £47.20 £33.10
90th Percentile £44.00 £140.50 £66.50
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Bristol

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Bristol

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Bristol region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (44.68%) Azure
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 20 (42.55%) TDD
4 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (34.04%) Java
6 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
6 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
7 13 (27.66%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (27.66%) CRM
7 13 (27.66%) C#
7 13 (27.66%) .NET
7 13 (27.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (25.53%) Scrum
8 12 (25.53%) jQuery
9 11 (23.40%) Python
9 11 (23.40%) B2C
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
9 11 (23.40%) OO
9 11 (23.40%) Web Services
9 11 (23.40%) Serverless
9 11 (23.40%) Azure Functions
10 10 (21.28%) BDD
10 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (21.28%) Microservices
10 10 (21.28%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (21.28%) .NET Core
10 10 (21.28%) SQL
10 10 (21.28%) T-SQL

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (6.38%) CMS
1 3 (6.38%) Confluence
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) Drupal
2 2 (4.26%) WildFly
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Azure
2 13 (27.66%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (23.40%) Azure Functions
3 11 (23.40%) Serverless
4 10 (21.28%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (12.77%) AWS
5 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (10.64%) Azure Stack
7 3 (6.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (6.38%) Office 365
8 1 (2.13%) Firebase
8 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Maven
2 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.51%) JUnit
6 3 (6.38%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.26%) Checkstyle
7 2 (4.26%) Liquibase
7 2 (4.26%) Mockito
7 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.13%) Ant
8 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.13%) Hudson
8 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.02%) Marketing
2 8 (17.02%) Public Sector
3 7 (14.89%) Electronics
3 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) CRM Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Azure Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.64%) AWS Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
9 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Agile Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Django Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) jQuery
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) Web Services
4 10 (21.28%) .NET Core
4 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (21.28%) WCF
5 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
5 9 (19.15%) Django
6 8 (17.02%) CSS
6 8 (17.02%) Spring
7 7 (14.89%) Flask
8 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.77%) Java EE
8 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
8 6 (12.77%) JSF
9 4 (8.51%) LAMP
9 4 (8.51%) REST
9 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
9 4 (8.51%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) VMS
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) TDD
3 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.66%) CRM
5 12 (25.53%) Scrum
6 11 (23.40%) B2C
6 11 (23.40%) OO
7 10 (21.28%) BDD
7 10 (21.28%) Microservices
7 10 (21.28%) Workflow
8 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (17.02%) Decision-Making
10 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.89%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
11 6 (12.77%) Architectural Design
11 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (12.77%) MVC
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) Python
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.77%) Java 8
8 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.51%) PHP
9 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.26%) JPQL
10 2 (4.26%) Ruby
11 1 (2.13%) Kotlin
11 1 (2.13%) Scala
11 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Perforce
5 1 (2.13%) Zend