The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
South West / Devon
Rank 29 13 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 9 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.47% 10.87% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.18% 27.40% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £330 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.98% -11.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year +6.58% +6.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £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 Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 110 73 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 42.47% 39.67% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 27
Median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £299 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Devon

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 4 £339 - 2
RESTful
South West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Build Automation
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Flask
5 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (33.33%) Docker
6 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) WCAG
6 3 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Flask
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Build Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) OOD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
1 3 (33.33%) WCAG
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker