The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 April 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
England / South West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 102 119
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 52 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.94% 1.34% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 5.66% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 15
Median daily rate £394 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £526 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +2.46% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 789 707 810
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.45% 23.66% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 470 514
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 45 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in the South West

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in the South West over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in the South West

RESTful
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 RESTful within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Wiltshire +11 14 £426 +13.46% 3
Bristol +9 14 £420 +15.06% 8
Devon -20 8 £330 -14.83% 6
Gloucestershire +5 5 - - 3
Somerset - 5 - - 5
Dorset +4 1 £325 -23.52%
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South West region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 57 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.12%) Java
3 50 (51.02%) JavaScript
4 41 (41.84%) HTML
5 38 (38.78%) Web Services
6 37 (37.76%) CSS
7 30 (30.61%) Git (software)
8 27 (27.55%) TDD
8 27 (27.55%) SOAP
9 26 (26.53%) MVC
9 26 (26.53%) Scrum
10 25 (25.51%) Security Cleared
11 24 (24.49%) Spring
12 23 (23.47%) Python
12 23 (23.47%) Docker
13 22 (22.45%) SQL
14 20 (20.41%) Ajax
14 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
15 17 (17.35%) Middleware
16 16 (16.33%) Finance
16 16 (16.33%) Oracle
16 16 (16.33%) JSON
17 15 (15.31%) jQuery
17 15 (15.31%) Microservices
18 14 (14.29%) Hibernate
18 14 (14.29%) JSF
18 14 (14.29%) XML
18 14 (14.29%) WebLogic
18 14 (14.29%) OO
18 14 (14.29%) Web Development

RESTful
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 14 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.08%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) WordPress
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) Drupal
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (8.16%) OpenShift
1 8 (8.16%) PaaS
2 4 (4.08%) Heroku
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) MySQL
1 8 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.08%) Big Data
5 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.24%) Eclipse
2 12 (12.24%) Subversion
3 11 (11.22%) IntelliJ
3 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.22%) JIRA
4 9 (9.18%) JUnit
4 9 (9.18%) Maven
5 8 (8.16%) Ant
5 8 (8.16%) Apache Buildr
5 8 (8.16%) jMock
5 8 (8.16%) Mercurial
5 8 (8.16%) Selenium
6 7 (7.14%) Gradle
6 7 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (6.12%) JMeter
8 5 (5.10%) LoadRunner
8 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.08%) Grunt
9 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Electronics
2 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.12%) Marketing
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (74.49%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.31%) Architect
4 11 (11.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.84%) HTML
2 38 (38.78%) Web Services
3 37 (37.76%) CSS
4 27 (27.55%) SOAP
5 24 (24.49%) Spring
6 20 (20.41%) Ajax
6 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
7 17 (17.35%) Middleware
8 16 (16.33%) JSON
9 15 (15.31%) jQuery
10 14 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 14 (14.29%) JSF
10 14 (14.29%) XML
11 13 (13.27%) J2EE
12 12 (12.24%) HTML5
13 10 (10.20%) .NET
13 10 (10.20%) JSP
13 10 (10.20%) React
13 10 (10.20%) Struts
14 9 (9.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) RIA
1 7 (7.14%) Web 2.0
2 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.55%) TDD
3 26 (26.53%) MVC
3 26 (26.53%) Scrum
4 15 (15.31%) Microservices
5 14 (14.29%) OO
5 14 (14.29%) Web Development
6 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.22%) Front End Development
8 10 (10.20%) Pair Programming
9 9 (9.18%) DevOps
10 8 (8.16%) BDD
10 8 (8.16%) OOP
10 8 (8.16%) Refactoring
10 8 (8.16%) XML Parsing
11 7 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) Java
2 50 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.47%) Python
4 22 (22.45%) SQL
5 9 (9.18%) C#
6 8 (8.16%) C
7 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.12%) Scala
9 5 (5.10%) C++
10 4 (4.08%) Ruby
11 2 (2.04%) PHP
11 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.02%) Groovy
12 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (25.51%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
1 3 (3.06%) WCAG
2 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (23.47%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (3.06%) vRealize
3 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) ATG
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.12%) SAP
5 5 (5.10%) webMethods
6 3 (3.06%) Sencha
6 3 (3.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) BEA
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
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