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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 53 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 19 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.29% 1.67% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.41% 7.04% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 11
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -2.96% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 199 277
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 27.26% 23.69% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 157 226
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.74% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Scrum
3 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) TDD
7 11 (36.67%) Spring
7 11 (36.67%) Java
7 11 (36.67%) C#
7 11 (36.67%) .NET
8 10 (33.33%) CSS
9 9 (30.00%) JSF
9 9 (30.00%) Spring MVC
10 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 8 (26.67%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) HTTP
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (20.00%) Web Development
12 6 (20.00%) BDD
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (16.67%) React
13 5 (16.67%) PHP
14 4 (13.33%) OO
14 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (13.33%) Ajax

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 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (46.67%) jQuery
3 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) Spring
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) JSF
6 9 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (16.67%) React
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 4 (13.33%) REST
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (10.00%) Durandal
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
10 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) WCF
10 3 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) Microservices
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Task Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Open Source
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.67%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle