Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 96 111
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 +30
Contract jobs citing REST 83 81 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.33% 2.07% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 8.39% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 54
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £354 £281 £263
90th Percentile £515 £538 £579
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £400
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41.25 £46.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £48.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 777 966 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.81% 24.71% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 566 700
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £257 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £511 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £38.06 £18.22 £18.13
90th Percentile £50.80 £59.31 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +13 19 - -
Winchester +12 11 £510 +20.00% 1
Southampton +9 9 £425 +41.67% 5
Farnborough - 8 £445 - 1
Fareham - 6 £363 -
Basingstoke -29 4 £381 +1.67% 2
Andover - 3 £475 - 1
Hook +11 2 - -
Aldershot 0 1 £450 -5.26%
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 49 (59.04%) .NET
2 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (48.19%) Web Services
4 38 (45.78%) MVC
5 35 (42.17%) C#
6 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
7 27 (32.53%) Scrum
8 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
9 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
10 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (26.51%) TypeScript
11 21 (25.30%) CSS
11 21 (25.30%) XML
12 20 (24.10%) Visual Studio
12 20 (24.10%) Web Development
13 19 (22.89%) JSON
14 18 (21.69%) Java
15 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
16 16 (19.28%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (19.28%) TDD
17 15 (18.07%) Ajax
17 15 (18.07%) HTML
17 15 (18.07%) OOP
17 15 (18.07%) Sitecore
18 14 (16.87%) Kendo UI
18 14 (16.87%) Telerik
19 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 12 (14.46%) J2EE
19 12 (14.46%) SQL
20 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET

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 7 (8.43%) Apache
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.20%) JBoss
3 1 (1.20%) nginx
3 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.20%) uWSGI
3 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) GitHub
3 4 (4.82%) IaaS
3 4 (4.82%) PaaS
4 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.61%) Serverless
5 2 (2.41%) Force.com
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) CloudSense
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.20%) SNMP
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.02%) Big Data
3 5 (6.02%) HBase
3 5 (6.02%) Parquet
4 4 (4.82%) GIS
4 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (24.10%) Visual Studio
3 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.64%) Gradle
5 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.23%) Selenium
5 6 (7.23%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.82%) Moq
6 4 (4.82%) MSTest
6 4 (4.82%) webpack
7 3 (3.61%) Ant
7 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) Maven
8 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.41%) Protractor
9 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.20%) git-flow
9 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (86.75%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.07%) C# Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Sitecore Developer
4 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (13.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.23%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (6.02%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Architect
9 4 (4.82%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Angular Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Automation Test Lead
11 2 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (59.04%) .NET
2 40 (48.19%) Web Services
3 21 (25.30%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) XML
4 19 (22.89%) JSON
5 15 (18.07%) Ajax
5 15 (18.07%) HTML
6 14 (16.87%) Kendo UI
7 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (14.46%) J2EE
8 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
8 11 (13.25%) Spring
9 10 (12.05%) SOAP
10 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
11 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
11 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (9.64%) Middleware
12 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (8.43%) Kafka
12 7 (8.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.02%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.02%) Social Media
2 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) MPEG
5 1 (1.20%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.78%) MVC
3 27 (32.53%) Scrum
4 20 (24.10%) Web Development
5 16 (19.28%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (19.28%) TDD
6 15 (18.07%) OOP
7 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.05%) BDD
8 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.05%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.64%) System Testing
9 8 (9.64%) Workflow
10 5 (6.02%) Benchmarking
10 5 (6.02%) Build Automation
10 5 (6.02%) Microservices
10 5 (6.02%) Service Management
11 4 (4.82%) DevOps
11 4 (4.82%) OWASP
11 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.51%) TypeScript
4 18 (21.69%) Java
5 12 (14.46%) SQL
6 6 (7.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.02%) ES6
7 5 (6.02%) F#
7 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.41%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) SOQL
10 1 (1.20%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (6.02%) HDFS
3 1 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.20%) Terraform
2 1 (1.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.07%) Sitecore
3 14 (16.87%) Telerik
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) ESRI
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.20%) Apple
7 1 (1.20%) CA
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.20%) Splunk
7 1 (1.20%) VMware
7 1 (1.20%) Xamarin