Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 22 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 5.56% 2.49% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.03% 6.38% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 9
Hounslow median daily rate £450 £393 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% -12.78% -
10th Percentile £319 £368 £358
90th Percentile £566 £504 £548
West London median daily rate £500 £503 £450
% change year-on-year -0.50% +11.67% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £45.00 £168.00 -
% change year-on-year -73.21% - -

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 122 94 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 30.81% 39.00% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 55 55
Hounslow median daily rate £510 £490 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.08% +15.29% +8.97%
10th Percentile £319 £328 £305
90th Percentile £625 £559 £575
West London median daily rate £489 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.89% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £50.00
West London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% -27.33%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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
Isleworth +10 7 £518 -1.43% 2
Brentford -9 4 £450 +16.88%
Chiswick - 3 £400 -
Osterley - 2 £500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
REST
West London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 18 (81.82%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (45.45%) Docker
4 10 (45.45%) Spring
4 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) Maven
6 8 (36.36%) Microservices
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) JUnit
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) Gradle
7 6 (27.27%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
7 6 (27.27%) Mockito
7 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) Akamai
8 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 5 (22.73%) Ansible
8 5 (22.73%) Hazelcast
8 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Akamai
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (22.73%) Hazelcast
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (36.36%) Maven
3 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) Gradle
3 6 (27.27%) JUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Mockito
4 5 (22.73%) Gatling
5 4 (18.18%) Bitbucket
6 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.55%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (4.55%) Protractor
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) J2EE
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) Struts
3 3 (13.64%) JMS
4 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) Kafka
4 2 (9.09%) React
4 2 (9.09%) Sensu
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) Node.js
5 1 (4.55%) OAuth
5 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) Microservices
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Kanban
4 6 (27.27%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (18.18%) Product Management
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Java 8
4 4 (18.18%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) ES6
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Varnish
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (22.73%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) Prometheus
3 3 (13.64%) Rancher
4 2 (9.09%) Grafana
4 2 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On