Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 66 72
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 144 67 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.22% 2.91% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.58% 10.57% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 33 41
Surrey median daily rate £444 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £363
90th Percentile £575 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £428 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.29% +9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £46.25 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%

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 819 634 839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.71% 27.58% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 434 585
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £281
90th Percentile £580 £575 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 13
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.08 £20.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.90 £51.49
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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
Redhill - 27 £425 -
Camberley +6 19 £550 - 1
Reigate - 17 £500 - 2
Guildford +5 13 £500 +12.68% 6
Staines -9 9 £500 +12.68% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 9 £420 -
Leatherhead +1 6 £365 +21.67% 3
Woking +3 1 £600 +46.34%
Cobham - 1 £350 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Surrey region with a requirement for REST.

1 83 (57.64%) Web Services
2 67 (46.53%) HTML
2 67 (46.53%) JavaScript
3 62 (43.06%) Linux
3 62 (43.06%) CSS
4 61 (42.36%) Jenkins
5 55 (38.19%) Java
6 54 (37.50%) Python
7 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
8 51 (35.42%) Finance
9 50 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (27.08%) Django
12 38 (26.39%) Oracle
12 38 (26.39%) Relational Database
13 37 (25.69%) Web Development
14 34 (23.61%) Spring
15 31 (21.53%) SOAP
16 29 (20.14%) DevOps
17 28 (19.44%) TDD
18 25 (17.36%) JSON
19 23 (15.97%) AngularJS
19 23 (15.97%) SQL
20 22 (15.28%) Microservices
21 18 (12.50%) C#
21 18 (12.50%) Scrum
22 17 (11.81%) Docker
22 17 (11.81%) SaaS
23 16 (11.11%) .NET
23 16 (11.11%) J2EE

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 10 (6.94%) Apache Spark
2 9 (6.25%) Apache
3 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.17%) NServiceBus
5 5 (3.47%) CMS
6 4 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.78%) Mule
7 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.81%) SaaS
2 14 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.86%) GitHub
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.08%) IaaS
5 3 (2.08%) Serverless
6 2 (1.39%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.69%) G Suite
7 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.64%) Hadoop
3 10 (6.94%) Big Data
4 7 (4.86%) MySQL
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.08%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.39%) DB2
8 2 (1.39%) GIS
8 2 (1.39%) Impala
8 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Parquet
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.39%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.69%) HBase
9 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 61 (42.36%) Jenkins
2 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.64%) Mocha
4 9 (6.25%) Maven
5 8 (5.56%) JUnit
6 7 (4.86%) Selenium
7 6 (4.17%) JSUnit
8 5 (3.47%) PostCSS
9 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.78%) Subversion
10 3 (2.08%) JIRA
11 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.39%) Toad
12 1 (0.69%) ANTLR
12 1 (0.69%) Sinon.JS
12 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (35.42%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Banking
2 6 (4.17%) Marketing
3 5 (3.47%) Electronics
4 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (77.78%) Developer
2 39 (27.08%) Django Developer
2 39 (27.08%) Python Developer
2 39 (27.08%) Python/Django Developer
3 35 (24.31%) Java Developer
4 34 (23.61%) Web Developer
5 32 (22.22%) Python Web Developer
6 13 (9.03%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Architect
8 10 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.94%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Integration Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (57.64%) Web Services
2 67 (46.53%) HTML
3 62 (43.06%) CSS
4 39 (27.08%) Django
5 34 (23.61%) Spring
6 31 (21.53%) SOAP
7 25 (17.36%) JSON
8 23 (15.97%) AngularJS
9 16 (11.11%) .NET
9 16 (11.11%) J2EE
10 15 (10.42%) Node.js
10 15 (10.42%) RESTful
10 15 (10.42%) Spring Boot
10 15 (10.42%) XML
11 14 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET
13 11 (7.64%) Chai
14 10 (6.94%) JMS
14 10 (6.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) User Experience
2 6 (4.17%) CMDB
3 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.39%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.39%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.06%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) Unix
3 7 (4.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (25.69%) Web Development
4 29 (20.14%) DevOps
5 28 (19.44%) TDD
6 22 (15.28%) Microservices
7 18 (12.50%) Scrum
8 15 (10.42%) System Testing
8 15 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.72%) Workflow
10 13 (9.03%) Front End Development
10 13 (9.03%) OO
11 12 (8.33%) BDD
11 12 (8.33%) MVC
11 12 (8.33%) SOA
12 11 (7.64%) BPMN
12 11 (7.64%) Kanban
13 10 (6.94%) SOLID
14 9 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
15 8 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.53%) JavaScript
2 55 (38.19%) Java
3 54 (37.50%) Python
4 23 (15.97%) SQL
5 18 (12.50%) C#
6 9 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.17%) C++
8 6 (4.17%) Perl
9 4 (2.78%) C
9 4 (2.78%) Go
9 4 (2.78%) Ruby
10 3 (2.08%) ECMAScript
10 3 (2.08%) PHP
11 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.81%) Docker
2 8 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.69%) OpenDJ
3 1 (0.69%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) Hadoop YARN
1 10 (6.94%) Puppet
2 6 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.78%) Ansible
3 4 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 38 (26.39%) Oracle
2 7 (4.86%) SAP
3 6 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Wallstreet Suite
5 2 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) CA
6 1 (0.69%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) TIBCO