Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 38 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +18
Contract jobs citing RESTful 9 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.92% 3.38% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 9.58% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -12.05%
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £405
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £61.50 - -

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 173 167 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 36.97% 35.31% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 114 110
Somerset median daily rate £425 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +14.64% -6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £253 £235
90th Percentile £572 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -6.43%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Bath -4 4 £290 -22.67% 10
Street -7 2 £400 -
RESTful
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Laravel
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Magento
6 2 (22.22%) PhpStorm
6 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Spring Batch
6 2 (22.22%) Vaadin
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) MariaDB

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
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Apigee
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
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
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) JMeter
5 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
5 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
5 2 (22.22%) PhpStorm
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Backend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (22.22%) CakePHP
4 2 (22.22%) GWT
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Spring Batch
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) Vaadin
4 2 (22.22%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) WooCommerce