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 23 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.23% 1.89% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 7.56% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £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 70 119 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.60% 25.00% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 69 89
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £45.00
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 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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Redux
3 5 (38.46%) API Development
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) webMethods
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (38.46%) React
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) CMS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management

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 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) gulp
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) React
2 5 (38.46%) Redux
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) OOCSS
4 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) API Development
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) webMethods