Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 39 73
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34 +38
Contract jobs citing REST 172 118 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.85% 5.22% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.65% 17.08% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 93 53
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £400 £313 £381
90th Percentile £542 £575 £570
South East median daily rate £480 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +12.94% +4.62% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £37.63 - £35.00
90th Percentile £53.00 - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,033 691 756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.12% 30.59% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 470 568
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £313
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 25
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38.75 £38.85 £35.00
90th Percentile £56.00 £47.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.49% +7.50% +14.29%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Surrey

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Surrey

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Surrey

REST
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for REST in Surrey

REST
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for REST in Surrey

REST
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Reigate -13 45 £513 +20.59% 1
Staines -5 25 £488 +35.42% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 22 £480 -
Guildford -2 13 £500 +5.26% 3
Camberley -7 6 £563 +2.27% 2
Redhill +7 3 £475 +11.76% 1
Egham -2 3 - - 3
Dorking - 3 £425 - 1
Weybridge - 2 £550 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Surrey region with a requirement for REST.

1 95 (55.23%) Git (software)
2 94 (54.65%) HTML
2 94 (54.65%) Jenkins
3 92 (53.49%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (52.91%) Relational Database
5 90 (52.33%) Java
5 90 (52.33%) CSS
6 85 (49.42%) Web Services
6 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
7 73 (42.44%) Linux
7 73 (42.44%) Python
8 70 (40.70%) Oracle
9 64 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (33.72%) Web Development
11 57 (33.14%) JSON
11 57 (33.14%) Django
12 53 (30.81%) Workflow
13 48 (27.91%) Scrum
14 47 (27.33%) Spring
15 46 (26.74%) SOAP
16 43 (25.00%) TDD
17 37 (21.51%) Finance
18 35 (20.35%) BDD
19 32 (18.60%) DevOps
20 31 (18.02%) Node.js
20 31 (18.02%) Degree
20 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
21 29 (16.86%) Spring Boot
22 28 (16.28%) Redis
23 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 16 (9.30%) Apache
2 11 (6.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (6.40%) Mule
3 10 (5.81%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.07%) Confluence
5 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.74%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.74%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.47%) OpenShift
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (3.49%) Force.com
4 5 (2.91%) GitHub
5 3 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.74%) npm
5 3 (1.74%) Serverless
5 3 (1.74%) Yarn
6 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.58%) IaaS
7 1 (0.58%) PaaS
7 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) HTTP
2 4 (2.33%) FTP
3 3 (1.74%) Internet
3 3 (1.74%) SMTP
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
5 1 (0.58%) SNMP
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (52.91%) Relational Database
2 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
3 28 (16.28%) Redis
4 17 (9.88%) Big Data
5 15 (8.72%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.98%) MySQL
7 10 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.07%) HBase
9 6 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (3.49%) MySQL Workbench
10 5 (2.91%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.33%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.33%) GIS
11 4 (2.33%) Power BI
12 3 (1.74%) Parquet
12 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 95 (55.23%) Git (software)
2 94 (54.65%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.47%) JUnit
4 12 (6.98%) Selenium
5 10 (5.81%) Mocha
5 10 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (4.65%) JIRA
7 7 (4.07%) JSUnit
7 7 (4.07%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.91%) Subversion
9 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.33%) Cobertura
10 4 (2.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.33%) Gradle
10 4 (2.33%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.33%) Maven
10 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
10 4 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 37 (21.51%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.49%) Electronics
3 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.49%) Marketing
4 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 138 (80.23%) Developer
2 57 (33.14%) Python Developer
3 55 (31.98%) Django Developer
3 55 (31.98%) Python/Django Developer
4 44 (25.58%) Java Developer
5 21 (12.21%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (6.98%) Architect
8 11 (6.40%) Big Data Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Linux Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Integration Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.49%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Lead Java Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Python Web Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Salesforce Architect
12 6 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (54.65%) HTML
2 90 (52.33%) CSS
3 85 (49.42%) Web Services
4 57 (33.14%) Django
4 57 (33.14%) JSON
5 47 (27.33%) Spring
6 46 (26.74%) SOAP
7 31 (18.02%) Node.js
8 29 (16.86%) Spring Boot
9 22 (12.79%) AngularJS
9 22 (12.79%) J2EE
10 21 (12.21%) .NET
10 21 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (11.05%) HTML5
13 18 (10.47%) jQuery
13 18 (10.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 18 (10.47%) XML
14 17 (9.88%) JSP
14 17 (9.88%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) User Experience
2 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.30%) Clustering
4 13 (7.56%) Fat Client
4 13 (7.56%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.16%) iPad
8 1 (0.58%) Blog
8 1 (0.58%) Fintech
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 73 (42.44%) Linux
2 14 (8.14%) Unix
3 6 (3.49%) Windows
4 4 (2.33%) Android
4 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (53.49%) Continuous Integration
2 64 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (33.72%) Web Development
4 53 (30.81%) Workflow
5 48 (27.91%) Scrum
6 43 (25.00%) TDD
7 35 (20.35%) BDD
8 32 (18.60%) DevOps
9 21 (12.21%) Unit Testing
10 20 (11.63%) Open Source
11 18 (10.47%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.47%) Test Automation
12 17 (9.88%) Multithreading
13 16 (9.30%) Microservices
13 16 (9.30%) System Testing
13 16 (9.30%) User Stories
14 15 (8.72%) OO
14 15 (8.72%) Use Case
15 14 (8.14%) Continuous Deployment
16 12 (6.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (52.33%) Java
2 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
3 73 (42.44%) Python
4 19 (11.05%) C#
4 19 (11.05%) TypeScript
5 17 (9.88%) SQL
6 13 (7.56%) Apex Code
7 11 (6.40%) C++
8 10 (5.81%) Java 8
9 7 (4.07%) Ruby
10 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.33%) XAML
12 3 (1.74%) C
12 3 (1.74%) Go
12 3 (1.74%) Groovy
12 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) Perl
14 1 (0.58%) PHP
14 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (18.02%) Degree
2 16 (9.30%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.74%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (6.40%) Docker
3 3 (1.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (9.30%) Ansible
2 13 (7.56%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.16%) Puppet
3 2 (1.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.16%) vRealize
4 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 70 (40.70%) Oracle
2 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.56%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (6.98%) SAP
5 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.16%) CA
6 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.16%) Splunk
7 1 (0.58%) BMC
7 1 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.58%) Capita
7 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.58%) Remedy