Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 24 35
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -
Contract jobs citing REST 1 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.33% 7.12% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 16.81% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Exeter median daily rate £400 £413 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.80% -
10th Percentile £375 £350 £313
90th Percentile £425 £490 £469
Devon median daily rate £420 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate - £23.53 -

REST 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 Exeter with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 103 119 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 33.88% 42.35% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 80 62
Exeter median daily rate £410 £379 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.25% +1.95% +6.14%
10th Percentile £286 £263 £251
90th Percentile £563 £494 £515
Devon median daily rate £405 £366 £373
% change year-on-year +10.58% -1.81% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +35.94%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Exeter

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Exeter region with a requirement for REST.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HATEOAS
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) phpspec

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HATEOAS
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) phpspec
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP