Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 26 29
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing REST 36 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 11.32% 2.40% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.96% 8.47% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 7
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £385 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -25.24% +74.58%
10th Percentile £331 £368 £365
90th Percentile £568 £431 £548
West London median daily rate £478 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +12.35% -15.00% +36.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 106 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 33.33% 28.37% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 30 49
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £450 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -1.64% +17.31%
10th Percentile £331 £341 £313
90th Percentile £601 £539 £616
West London median daily rate £480 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Hounslow median hourly rate - £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% -
West London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +42.86%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Chiswick +1 14 £475 +11.76%
Isleworth - 7 £500 -
Brentford -1 6 £554 +43.83% 2
Feltham - 3 £435 - 1
Osterley - 2 - -
REST
West London

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) TDD
3 13 (36.11%) Spring
3 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
4 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (30.56%) .NET
6 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 9 (25.00%) Docker
7 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
8 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
8 8 (22.22%) API Testing
8 8 (22.22%) SDET
9 7 (19.44%) Microservices
9 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
9 7 (19.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (19.44%) Open Source
9 7 (19.44%) Mockito
9 7 (19.44%) Kanban
9 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
9 7 (19.44%) SOAP
9 7 (19.44%) JUnit
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) JSON
10 6 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Akamai
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) Hazelcast
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) JUnit
3 7 (19.44%) Mockito
4 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) Gradle
4 5 (13.89%) Maven
5 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 4 (11.11%) Gatling
6 3 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.78%) Grunt
7 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.78%) Log4j
7 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 8 (22.22%) Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Magento Developer
8 2 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) Spring
2 11 (30.56%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) SOAP
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 6 (16.67%) JSON
6 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.89%) J2EE
6 5 (13.89%) React
7 4 (11.11%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) Node.js
7 4 (11.11%) Struts
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.33%) Dropwizard
8 3 (8.33%) OAuth
9 2 (5.56%) CSS3
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) Kafka
9 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Blog
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) TDD
2 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.22%) API Testing
5 8 (22.22%) SDET
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
6 7 (19.44%) Kanban
6 7 (19.44%) Microservices
6 7 (19.44%) Open Source
7 6 (16.67%) DevOps
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Pair Programming
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 4 (11.11%) BDD
9 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Java 8
4 5 (13.89%) C++
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) Groovy
5 3 (8.33%) PHP
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) ES6
7 1 (2.78%) JSX
7 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Varnish
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Rancher
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) Grafana
4 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe
1 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (2.78%) Google
1 1 (2.78%) Sitecore