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 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 / Dorset
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.26% 2.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 12.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% -  
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 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 41 39 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 44.57% 16.96% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 33
Median daily rate £325 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +52.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.03%  
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 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

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Dorset 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
Poole - 3 £325 - 1
RESTful
South West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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 Dorset region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Express
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

RESTful
Top Related 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Express
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby