Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.22% 3.68% 4.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 14.50% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 26
Southampton median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £283 £283 £278
90th Percentile £375 £445 £409
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 136 131 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 27.59% 25.39% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 89 146
Southampton median daily rate £350 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.50% +2.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £284 £263
90th Percentile £575 £469 £494
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.33% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Southampton median hourly rate £16.25 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.22% -50.00%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -17.65%

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Southampton region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Kafka
2 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) D3.js

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 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Kafka
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) D3.js
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) WebGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker