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 25 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 79 88
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9  
Contract jobs citing REST 49 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.79% 1.68% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 7.21% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 25
Median daily rate £450 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £440 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £441 £400
% change year-on-year -3.51% +10.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

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 392 458 474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.31% 23.33% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 313 318
Median daily rate £375 £373 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +2.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.27 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 June 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
Winchester +12 10 £423 -0.58% 1
Portsmouth +1 8 £275 -4.34% 1
Southampton +6 6 £550 +50.17% 4
Farnborough - 3 - -
Basingstoke -7 2 £406 +12.45% 3
Fareham - 1 - -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (55.34%) Web Services
2 49 (47.57%) .NET
3 39 (37.86%) MVC
4 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (29.13%) Java
6 28 (27.18%) C#
7 27 (26.21%) SOAP
8 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
9 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
9 22 (21.36%) Scrum
9 22 (21.36%) Sitecore
10 21 (20.39%) TDD
10 21 (20.39%) Linux
11 19 (18.45%) HTML
11 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
12 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
12 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
13 17 (16.50%) Oracle
13 17 (16.50%) SQL
14 16 (15.53%) Spring
14 16 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (14.56%) J2EE
16 14 (13.59%) XML
16 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
16 14 (13.59%) CSS
16 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
17 13 (12.62%) SOA
18 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (8.74%) JBoss
2 7 (6.80%) CMS
2 7 (6.80%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.85%) Apache
3 5 (4.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.85%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.91%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.97%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.97%) Confluence
7 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.80%) SaaS
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.88%) GitHub
5 3 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.91%) Office 365
6 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) HTTP
1 6 (5.83%) LDAP
2 4 (3.88%) DVB
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.91%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.94%) SSL
4 2 (1.94%) VPN
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.97%) Firewall
5 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.97%) SNMP
5 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.88%) Big Data
5 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.88%) HBase
5 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.88%) Parquet
5 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.71%) Gradle
5 8 (7.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (5.83%) JIRA
7 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.88%) Subversion
8 3 (2.91%) Mockito
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.91%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.91%) Toad
9 2 (1.94%) Maven
9 2 (1.94%) Selenium
10 1 (0.97%) Checkstyle
10 1 (0.97%) JUnit
10 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Back Office
2 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (68.93%) Developer
2 22 (21.36%) Sitecore Developer
3 19 (18.45%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.50%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Architect
7 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.85%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Java Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.88%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) ETL Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (2.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (55.34%) Web Services
2 49 (47.57%) .NET
3 27 (26.21%) SOAP
4 19 (18.45%) HTML
5 16 (15.53%) Spring
6 15 (14.56%) J2EE
7 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
7 14 (13.59%) CSS
7 14 (13.59%) XML
8 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (10.68%) Middleware
10 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
10 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.71%) Spring Boot
11 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (8.74%) JSON
12 8 (7.77%) Apache Camel
13 7 (6.80%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (6.80%) jQuery
13 7 (6.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) MPEG
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.85%) STB
4 4 (3.88%) Digital TV
4 4 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.88%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.91%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.94%) PKI
6 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) CMDB
7 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Windows
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.94%) CentOS
5 2 (1.94%) Solaris
5 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) AIX
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) MVC
2 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.36%) Scrum
4 21 (20.39%) TDD
5 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.62%) SOA
7 10 (9.71%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (9.71%) DevOps
7 10 (9.71%) Microservices
8 9 (8.74%) BDD
9 8 (7.77%) ITIL
9 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Migration
10 7 (6.80%) System Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.80%) Web Development
11 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.83%) OOP
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.13%) Java
2 28 (27.18%) C#
3 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.50%) SQL
5 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.83%) C
6 6 (5.83%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.97%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.71%) Degree
4 5 (4.85%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) Docker
2 4 (3.88%) HDFS
2 4 (3.88%) vSphere
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.97%) XenApp
5 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (3.88%) vRealize
2 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.91%) Puppet
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Sitecore
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (16.50%) Oracle
4 8 (7.77%) VMware
5 7 (6.80%) Splunk
6 5 (4.85%) Telerik
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.94%) Google
8 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) Remedy
8 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.97%) Apple
9 1 (0.97%) CA
9 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.97%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.97%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
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