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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 92 95
Rank change year-on-year +35 +3  
Contract jobs citing REST 58 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.11% 1.36% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.15% 6.64% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 11
Median daily rate £384 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.03%  

REST 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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 441 452 519
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.65% 20.49% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 320 259
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £42.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Hampshire

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Hampshire

REST
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for REST in Hampshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Southampton +10 13 £363 +11.53% 6
Fareham - 6 - - 1
Winchester +2 5 £378 +11.02% 1
Basingstoke +8 4 £297 -15.14% 1
Farnborough +3 3 - - 1
Aldershot - 3 £550 -
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Havant - 1 £550 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 40 (51.28%) Web Services
2 32 (41.03%) Java
3 30 (38.46%) SOAP
4 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (32.05%) .NET
6 23 (29.49%) XML
7 22 (28.21%) HTML
8 21 (26.92%) Scrum
9 19 (24.36%) C#
9 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.36%) Oracle
10 18 (23.08%) MVC
11 17 (21.79%) Linux
11 17 (21.79%) TDD
11 17 (21.79%) Spring
12 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 15 (19.23%) J2EE
13 14 (17.95%) CSS
13 14 (17.95%) SOA
14 13 (16.67%) SQL
14 13 (16.67%) Finance
14 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
16 11 (14.10%) Gradle
16 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
16 11 (14.10%) Spring Boot
17 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
17 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (11.54%) JBoss
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.41%) CMS
4 4 (5.13%) Apache
4 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.56%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.28%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.28%) GemFire
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) SaaS
3 4 (5.13%) PaaS
4 3 (3.85%) GitHub
4 3 (3.85%) Office 365
5 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.28%) Boomi
6 1 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) LDAP
2 5 (6.41%) HTTP
3 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) DVB
5 2 (2.56%) Firewall
5 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.56%) SSL
5 2 (2.56%) VPN
6 1 (1.28%) AMQP
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.56%) HBase
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.10%) Gradle
3 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (8.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.41%) JIRA
7 5 (6.41%) JUnit
7 5 (6.41%) Mockito
7 5 (6.41%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.41%) Subversion
8 4 (5.13%) Ant
8 4 (5.13%) Maven
9 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.56%) Selenium
10 2 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Back Office
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (67.95%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.26%) Architect
4 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) ETL Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.13%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) Web Services
2 30 (38.46%) SOAP
3 25 (32.05%) .NET
4 23 (29.49%) XML
5 22 (28.21%) HTML
6 17 (21.79%) Spring
7 15 (19.23%) J2EE
8 14 (17.95%) CSS
9 11 (14.10%) Spring Boot
10 10 (12.82%) JSON
11 9 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 9 (11.54%) HTML5
11 9 (11.54%) RESTful
11 9 (11.54%) WCF
12 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
12 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (10.26%) JSF
12 8 (10.26%) Middleware
13 7 (8.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.85%) Digital TV
2 3 (3.85%) MPEG
2 3 (3.85%) STB
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
3 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.28%) CMDB
4 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Unix
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) Solaris
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) Scrum
3 18 (23.08%) MVC
4 17 (21.79%) TDD
5 14 (17.95%) SOA
6 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.26%) BDD
7 8 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.97%) ITIL
8 7 (8.97%) Microservices
9 6 (7.69%) UML
10 5 (6.41%) Data Extraction
10 5 (6.41%) ERP
10 5 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.41%) System Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Java
2 19 (24.36%) C#
2 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.67%) SQL
4 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) C
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) Python
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.28%) BeanShell
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) SOQL
8 1 (1.28%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) COBIT
2 1 (1.28%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.28%) HDFS
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
1 2 (2.56%) vRealize
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.97%) Sitecore
4 6 (7.69%) VMware
5 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.13%) Splunk
7 2 (2.56%) Google
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) Remedy
7 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.56%) Telerik
8 1 (1.28%) CA
8 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix
8 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.28%) Siebel
8 1 (1.28%) webMethods
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