Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 October 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 22 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing RESTful 30 53 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.46% 9.93% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.04% 22.65% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 52 5
Southampton median daily rate £425 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +46.43% +12.45%
10th Percentile £374 £494 £283
90th Percentile £649 £531 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £434 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +12.50% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -10.63% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 187 234 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 34.06% 43.82% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 181 73
Southampton median daily rate £450 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +36.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £300
90th Percentile £578 £575 £568
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Southampton median hourly rate £52.50 - £45.20
10th Percentile £27.25 - £42.21
90th Percentile £53.75 - £50.30
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Southampton

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Southampton

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Southampton region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) Azure
4 17 (56.67%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (46.67%) DevOps
7 12 (40.00%) Java
8 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
9 10 (33.33%) XML
9 10 (33.33%) OO
9 10 (33.33%) REST
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (30.00%) .NET
10 9 (30.00%) TDD
11 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
11 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (20.00%) Coaching
12 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (20.00%) ArcGIS
12 6 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) HTML
12 6 (20.00%) JSON
13 5 (16.67%) Scrum
13 5 (16.67%) Spring
13 5 (16.67%) Use Case

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (20.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) DNN
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.33%) Immediacy CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Kentico
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Slack
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (13.33%) JMeter
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) git-flow
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Azure Developer
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Python Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) React Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) REST
1 10 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.33%) Node.js
6 4 (13.33%) Spring Boot
7 3 (10.00%) JSON Schema
7 3 (10.00%) React
7 3 (10.00%) XSD
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
4 10 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Coaching
7 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 5 (16.67%) OOD
8 5 (16.67%) OOP
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 5 (16.67%) Use Case
9 4 (13.33%) Component Testing
9 4 (13.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) ESRI
4 1 (3.33%) Alterian
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore