Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 85 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +15
Contract jobs citing RESTful 33 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.74% 1.45% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 5.10% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 21
Bristol median daily rate £384 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +4.41% -2.86%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £288
90th Percentile £538 £438 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £359
% change year-on-year +9.59% +1.74% +2.50%
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 581 490 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 30.68% 28.47% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 329 350
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £287 £263
90th Percentile £538 £503 £489
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £106.50 £41.00 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.76% +101.08% -62.59%
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -4.76%

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 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
4 13 (39.39%) C#
4 13 (39.39%) PHP
5 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) OO
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) CSS3
9 7 (21.21%) Docker
9 7 (21.21%) React
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
9 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Spring
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.18%) jQuery
11 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (15.15%) Microservices
12 4 (12.12%) User Experience

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 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MariaDB
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Mocha
4 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.12%) iOS Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.03%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) React
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (18.18%) jQuery
6 6 (18.18%) Spring
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) J2EE
7 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.12%) Redux
7 4 (12.12%) WinForms
8 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) iPad
1 4 (12.12%) iPhone
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Robotics
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Android
1 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) OO
4 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) API Development
8 3 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.09%) SOLID
8 3 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.06%) OOP
9 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) Apple Swift
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) Java 8
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) SAP