Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 21 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.

RESTful
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 31 43
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 9 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.75% 4.67% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 15.49% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Somerset median daily rate £400 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% -1.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £325 £336
90th Percentile £497 £449 £388
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +17.24% +0.69% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 185 142 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.99% 30.15% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 101 90
Somerset median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £235
90th Percentile £538 £484 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 £46.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% +9.65%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -11.76%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Somerset

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Somerset

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Somerset

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 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
Taunton - 4 £484 -
Street -5 2 £400 -
Bath -16 2 £290 -21.89% 12
RESTful
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Somerset region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) WooCommerce
5 2 (22.22%) Apigee
5 2 (22.22%) logstash
5 2 (22.22%) Kibana
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
1 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (22.22%) Mule
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Apigee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
4 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Backend Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) CakePHP
3 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (22.22%) GWT
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Laravel
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Spring Batch
3 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 2 (22.22%) Vaadin
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) WooCommerce