Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 72
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.64% 1.94% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.90% 7.01% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 30
Bristol median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £313 £330 £313
90th Percentile £488 £458 £625
South West median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +2.56%
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 525 442 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 27.82% 27.69% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 301 335
Bristol median daily rate £380 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £288 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £550 £479
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Bristol median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £22.90 £36.25 £27.00
90th Percentile £56.13 £42.35 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +5.00%

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 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Node.js
6 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) Express
9 6 (19.35%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Python
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) QA
10 5 (16.13%) Scala
10 5 (16.13%) REST
10 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.13%) C#
10 5 (16.13%) PHP
10 5 (16.13%) SOAP
10 5 (16.13%) Spring
10 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.13%) React
11 4 (12.90%) User Experience
11 4 (12.90%) Docker
11 4 (12.90%) API Design
11 4 (12.90%) ES7
11 4 (12.90%) Hibernate

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 (9.68%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Firebase
2 1 (3.23%) Google Play
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) gulp
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
2 3 (9.68%) webpack
3 2 (6.45%) Appium
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) PostCSS
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Node.js Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.68%) QA Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) CSS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) Node.js
3 9 (29.03%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) Express
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.13%) React
5 5 (16.13%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) SOAP
5 5 (16.13%) Spring
6 4 (12.90%) .NET
6 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.90%) Sass
7 3 (9.68%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) DWR
7 3 (9.68%) JSON
7 3 (9.68%) Struts
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) API Design
5 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (9.68%) Microservices
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) Scala
6 4 (12.90%) ES7
7 3 (9.68%) ES6
7 3 (9.68%) Ruby
8 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) Kotlin
8 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
9 1 (3.23%) Go
9 1 (3.23%) Groovy
9 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.23%) Tcl
9 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Varnish
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Rancher
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) VMware