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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
South West / Somerset
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.30% 1.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 4.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 75 95 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 35.38% 35.85% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 94
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £57.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.28% +21.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 1 - -
RESTful
South West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (75.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (75.00%) jMock
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) JSF
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Ant
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) Struts
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ATG

RESTful
Top Related 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Ant
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Buildr
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (75.00%) jMock
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) Gradle
3 5 (62.50%) IntelliJ
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Grunt
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) WATIR
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) JSF
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Struts
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Django
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) RIA
1 5 (62.50%) Web 2.0
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) XML Parsing
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) ATDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) ATG
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) BEA