Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 109 154
Rank change year-on-year -1 +45 +18
Contract jobs citing RESTful 95 101 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.73% 1.67% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 6.50% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 44
South West median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £481 £520 £468
England median daily rate £450 £440 £404
% change year-on-year +2.27% +8.98% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £51.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.63% +27.50% -11.11%

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 1513 1555 1661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 27.59% 25.77% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 1077 1118
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £265
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 74
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.60% +4.57% +10.07%
10th Percentile £31.25 £20.82 £21.68
90th Percentile £54.50 £55.60 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% +3.57%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 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
Bristol 0 29 £350 +2.94% 18
Somerset +10 20 £368 -2.00% 3
Wiltshire +7 18 £410 +30.16% 3
Devon -32 11 £330 -3.65% 5
Gloucestershire +3 7 - - 4
Dorset +12 4 £418 -1.76% 3
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (61.05%) JavaScript
2 56 (58.95%) Java
3 39 (41.05%) Web Services
4 38 (40.00%) HTML
5 36 (37.89%) CSS
5 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
6 31 (32.63%) Scrum
7 30 (31.58%) Spring
7 30 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 26 (27.37%) SQL
9 25 (26.32%) jQuery
10 23 (24.21%) TDD
10 23 (24.21%) MVC
10 23 (24.21%) Docker
11 22 (23.16%) Oracle
12 21 (22.11%) JSON
13 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 19 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
13 19 (20.00%) Ajax
14 18 (18.95%) XML
14 18 (18.95%) .NET
14 18 (18.95%) React
15 17 (17.89%) Maven
15 17 (17.89%) Unit Testing
16 16 (16.84%) Finance
16 16 (16.84%) C#
17 15 (15.79%) SOAP
17 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database

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 (14.74%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.21%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.21%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.11%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Drupal
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.21%) OpenShift
3 4 (4.21%) PaaS
4 2 (2.11%) GitHub
5 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 5 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.32%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.21%) MySQL
7 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.16%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.89%) Maven
4 12 (12.63%) Gradle
5 9 (9.47%) Subversion
6 8 (8.42%) JIRA
7 7 (7.37%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.37%) JUnit
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (6.32%) Eclipse
8 6 (6.32%) Mercurial
8 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
9 5 (5.26%) Ant
9 5 (5.26%) Apache Buildr
9 5 (5.26%) jMock
9 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.11%) Toad
11 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.05%) Mockito
General
1 16 (16.84%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Electronics
3 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (78.95%) Developer
2 37 (38.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Java Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.21%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.05%) Web Services
2 38 (40.00%) HTML
3 36 (37.89%) CSS
4 30 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 30 (31.58%) Spring
5 25 (26.32%) jQuery
6 21 (22.11%) JSON
7 19 (20.00%) Ajax
7 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 18 (18.95%) .NET
8 18 (18.95%) React
8 18 (18.95%) XML
9 15 (15.79%) SOAP
10 13 (13.68%) JSF
11 11 (11.58%) HTML5
12 10 (10.53%) CSS3
12 10 (10.53%) Spring Boot
12 10 (10.53%) Spring MVC
13 9 (9.47%) J2EE
13 9 (9.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.26%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.26%) RIA
2 5 (5.26%) User Experience
2 5 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Scrum
3 23 (24.21%) MVC
3 23 (24.21%) TDD
4 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.89%) Unit Testing
6 15 (15.79%) Microservices
7 14 (14.74%) DevOps
7 14 (14.74%) Web Development
8 13 (13.68%) Build Automation
9 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (11.58%) Front End Development
11 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.47%) OO
13 7 (7.37%) BDD
13 7 (7.37%) Pair Programming
14 6 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
15 5 (5.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) JavaScript
2 56 (58.95%) Java
3 26 (27.37%) SQL
4 16 (16.84%) C#
5 14 (14.74%) Python
6 13 (13.68%) PL/SQL
7 11 (11.58%) C
8 6 (6.32%) C++
8 6 (6.32%) PHP
9 5 (5.26%) Groovy
10 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.16%) Kotlin
11 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.05%) ES6
12 1 (1.05%) Go
12 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.05%) Ruby
12 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) WCAG
3 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Ansible
2 5 (5.26%) Rancher
3 4 (4.21%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.16%) vRealize
5 2 (2.11%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.26%) ATG
4 5 (5.26%) Sencha
5 4 (4.21%) SAP
6 3 (3.16%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) Google
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago