Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 26 January 2020 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing REST 4 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 1.27% 2.72% 5.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 9.71% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +40.00%
10th Percentile £439 £395 £445
90th Percentile £553 £610 £538
West London median daily rate £500 £513 £503
% change year-on-year -2.44% +1.99% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £47.50 £168.00
% change year-on-year - -71.73% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 63 103 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 19.94% 28.07% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 86
Hounslow median daily rate £388 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.10% - +23.53%
10th Percentile £238 £339 £313
90th Percentile £575 £606 £601
West London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £40.00 - £21.75
10th Percentile £25.60 - £17.23
90th Percentile £48.00 - £25.28
West London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.50 £26.48
% change year-on-year +7.53% +75.64% -11.75%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Hounslow

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Hounslow

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Hounslow over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Hounslow

REST
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
Brentford -4 2 £488 +8.33%
Chiswick - 2 £500 -
REST
West London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for REST.

1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) DRM
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Integration
2 1 (25.00%) QRadar
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) DevSecOps
2 1 (25.00%) NIST
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) React Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) DRM
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) DevSecOps
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (25.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy