The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 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.

RESTful
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 8 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.41% 1.11% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 4.72% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £405 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.85% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 106 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.60% 23.50% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 108
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Gloucestershire

RESTful
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) Web Services
3 14 (60.87%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) SOAP
4 12 (52.17%) Python
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Middleware
7 9 (39.13%) J2EE
8 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 8 (34.78%) MVC
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) JDBC
9 7 (30.43%) OOP
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) OO
10 6 (26.09%) JMeter
10 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
10 6 (26.09%) JIRA
10 6 (26.09%) Selenium
11 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
11 5 (21.74%) webMethods
11 5 (21.74%) Unix
11 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
11 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
12 4 (17.39%) XML
12 4 (17.39%) Big Data
12 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
12 4 (17.39%) TDD

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) JMeter
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Grunt
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) Mocha
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) SOAP
3 10 (43.48%) Middleware
4 9 (39.13%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) JDBC
6 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.04%) XSD
9 2 (8.70%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) React
10 1 (4.35%) .NET
10 1 (4.35%) jQuery
10 1 (4.35%) OOCSS
10 1 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (4.35%) Redux
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) OOP
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.35%) API Development
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile First
9 1 (4.35%) SEO
9 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) webMethods
2 3 (13.04%) SAP