Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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.

RESTful
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 88 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 55 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.62% 1.49% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.08% 5.18% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 29
Bristol median daily rate £438 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £279 £303
90th Percentile £538 £488 £485
South West median daily rate £425 £364 £360
% change year-on-year +16.84% +1.04% -4.00%
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 681 560 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.38% 28.82% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 382 369
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £281 £285 £265
90th Percentile £550 £488 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +9.68% +6.16% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.63 £50.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.25% +30.72% -41.15%
10th Percentile £35.20 £21.70 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.88 £70.00 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -11.76%

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 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 29 (52.73%) Java
4 21 (38.18%) Spring
5 20 (36.36%) MVC
6 19 (34.55%) TDD
6 19 (34.55%) Scrum
7 16 (29.09%) JIRA
7 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
7 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
7 16 (29.09%) Docker
7 16 (29.09%) Microservices
8 15 (27.27%) Linux
9 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
9 14 (25.45%) BDD
10 12 (21.82%) REST
10 12 (21.82%) CSS
11 11 (20.00%) JUnit
11 11 (20.00%) PHP
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.18%) JSON
12 10 (18.18%) Spring MVC
12 10 (18.18%) Ruby
12 10 (18.18%) .NET
12 10 (18.18%) Web Services
12 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 10 (18.18%) Kubernetes
13 9 (16.36%) OO
13 9 (16.36%) HTML

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 8 (14.55%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.64%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) npm
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.73%) MariaDB
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.64%) GIS
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
1 16 (29.09%) JIRA
2 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.00%) JUnit
4 7 (12.73%) Hudson
4 7 (12.73%) Maven
5 6 (10.91%) Subversion
6 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.64%) Checkstyle
8 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.64%) Liquibase
8 2 (3.64%) Mockito
8 2 (3.64%) PhpStorm
8 2 (3.64%) Redmine
8 2 (3.64%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Scala Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) EPiServer Developer
8 2 (3.64%) iOS Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) Spring
2 12 (21.82%) CSS
2 12 (21.82%) REST
3 10 (18.18%) .NET
3 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 10 (18.18%) JSON
3 10 (18.18%) Spring MVC
3 10 (18.18%) Web Services
4 9 (16.36%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) jQuery
5 8 (14.55%) React
6 7 (12.73%) Django
6 7 (12.73%) Guice
6 7 (12.73%) Play Framework
6 7 (12.73%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.91%) Node.js
7 6 (10.91%) Spring Boot
8 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Fintech
3 2 (3.64%) iPad
3 2 (3.64%) iPhone
3 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Robotics
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) VMS
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) MVC
3 19 (34.55%) Scrum
3 19 (34.55%) TDD
4 16 (29.09%) Microservices
4 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
5 14 (25.45%) BDD
6 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.36%) OO
7 9 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.73%) Functional Programming
9 7 (12.73%) Kanban
9 7 (12.73%) Pair Programming
9 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (12.73%) Web Development
10 6 (10.91%) DevOps
10 6 (10.91%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (10.91%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 29 (52.73%) Java
3 11 (20.00%) PHP
4 10 (18.18%) Ruby
5 8 (14.55%) C#
6 7 (12.73%) Java 8
6 7 (12.73%) Scala
7 6 (10.91%) SQL
8 3 (5.45%) C++
8 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.64%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.64%) JPQL
9 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) ES6
10 1 (1.82%) ES7
10 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.27%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Google
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Apple
2 2 (3.64%) Perforce
3 1 (1.82%) SAP