Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 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 > Devon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 53 27
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 +18
Contract jobs citing RESTful 26 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.54% 0.96% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.85% 2.61% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 13
Devon median daily rate £350 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -28.89%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £310
90th Percentile £435 £338 £420
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £365
% change year-on-year +9.59% - +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon 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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 119 230 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.37% 36.86% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 130 99
Devon median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £186
90th Percentile £488 £516 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +130.77%
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -5.33%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Devon over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +16 19 £350 - 6
Plymouth - 3 £570 -
RESTful
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Devon region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 18 (69.23%) BDD
4 18 (69.23%) Web Services
5 15 (57.69%) Java
6 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
8 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 9 (34.62%) Exploratory Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
9 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
9 9 (34.62%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
10 8 (30.77%) C#
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) Scrum
10 8 (30.77%) Web Design
11 7 (26.92%) SaaS
11 7 (26.92%) NUnit
11 7 (26.92%) JSON
11 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) HTTP
11 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
11 7 (26.92%) XML
11 7 (26.92%) HTML

RESTful
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
2 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Gradle
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Tester
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) React Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) JSON
2 7 (26.92%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 18 (69.23%) BDD
4 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) Exploratory Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
5 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 8 (30.77%) Web Design
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (26.92%) SOLID
8 3 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Microservices
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Java 8
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment