The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 24 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 / Dorset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 32 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.77% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 1.59% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £375
% change year-on-year -2.67% +9.66%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 63 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 19.23% 24.61% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 16
Median daily rate £338 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% -1.71%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Dorset region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Go
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) React

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google