Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for RAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RAML over the 6 months to 20 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 API Modeling Language (RAML)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 - 208
Rank change year-on-year - +208 -
Contract jobs citing RAML 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% - 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
South West median daily rate £550 - £400
England median daily rate £475 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RAML 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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,651 1,404 1,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.33% 25.54% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,091 883 1,197
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 25
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22.70 £32.25 £18.56
90th Percentile £61.50 £58.75 £52.85
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +1.24%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RAML in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RAML in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for RAML in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RAML in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RAML in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAML within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Wiltshire - 7 £550 -
RAML
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RAML 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 South West region with a requirement for RAML.

1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Apigee
2 6 (85.71%) Swagger
2 6 (85.71%) SonarQube
2 6 (85.71%) SOLID
2 6 (85.71%) YAML
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Splunk
2 6 (85.71%) Bitbucket
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) AppDynamics
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Code
4 4 (57.14%) React
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) WebStorm
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Sass
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) NuGet
5 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
5 3 (42.86%) Docker
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) JMeter
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Apigee
2 3 (42.86%) npm
2 3 (42.86%) NuGet
2 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 3 (42.86%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Bitbucket
2 6 (85.71%) SonarQube
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Code
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) WebStorm
5 3 (42.86%) JMeter
5 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
7 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 1 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Swagger
1 6 (85.71%) YAML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) React
2 4 (57.14%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (14.29%) Keycloak
4 1 (14.29%) OAuth
4 1 (14.29%) OpenID
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fintech
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) BDD
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
1 6 (85.71%) SOLID
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) F#
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Grafana
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
1 3 (42.86%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) AppDynamics
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Veracode
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) WSO2