Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

RESTful
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 46 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27 -10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.02% 1.51% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.51% 5.60% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Somerset median daily rate £363 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -16.67% +56.52%
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +3.45% -2.09% +13.05%
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 148 125 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.78% 26.94% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 97 178
Somerset median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +0.69% +11.54%
10th Percentile £275 £237 £275
90th Percentile £475 £463 £438
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.07% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 40
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +186.55% +22.14%
10th Percentile £50.50 £68.00 £32.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £181.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -

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
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 23 November 2017. 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 +2 12 £363 -3.33% 1
Street - 4 - -
Taunton - 1 - -
RESTful
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 13 (65.00%) Docker
4 12 (60.00%) Ansible
5 11 (55.00%) React
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 10 (50.00%) Groovy
6 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Spring
7 9 (45.00%) Maven
7 9 (45.00%) JSON
7 9 (45.00%) Python
7 9 (45.00%) Gradle
8 8 (40.00%) Microservices
8 8 (40.00%) Node.js
9 7 (35.00%) D3.js
9 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (35.00%) jQuery
9 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (35.00%) Linux
9 7 (35.00%) HTML
9 7 (35.00%) CSS
9 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) Scrum
10 6 (30.00%) DevOps
10 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS

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 4 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (20.00%) nginx
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (45.00%) Gradle
3 9 (45.00%) Maven
4 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Buildr
5 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (10.00%) jMock
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 11 (55.00%) React
3 10 (50.00%) Spring
4 9 (45.00%) JSON
5 8 (40.00%) Node.js
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) D3.js
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (30.00%) Spring Boot
8 5 (25.00%) J2EE
9 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (15.00%) XML
10 2 (10.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) EJB
10 2 (10.00%) JSF
10 2 (10.00%) JSP
10 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Native
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) iPad
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) RIA
3 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Microservices
3 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Groovy
4 9 (45.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) Kotlin
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Docker
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 10 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (30.00%) Rancher
4 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
5 1 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (5.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (5.00%) Capita
3 1 (5.00%) VMware