Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 32 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 +42 +24
Contract jobs citing REST 203 152 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.13% 5.97% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 18.47% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 125 39
Surrey median daily rate £513 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -19.05% +35.48%
10th Percentile £400 £346 £363
90th Percentile £575 £528 £594
South East median daily rate £480 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +12.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32.60 £42.50 £35.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 1,218 823 758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.80% 32.30% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 579 568
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £574
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
10th Percentile £35.75 £32.80 £22.28
90th Percentile £53.50 £48.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -1 57 £513 +20.59% 1
Staines +5 39 £488 +16.07% 4
Guildford -8 21 £500 +5.26% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 17 £431 +2.68% 1
Woking +6 4 - -
Dorking - 4 £425 -
Redhill -5 3 £525 +23.53%
Camberley -19 3 £525 -4.55%
Egham -4 2 £400 -5.88% 3
Weybridge - 2 £550 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 108 (53.20%) JavaScript
2 103 (50.74%) HTML
3 102 (50.25%) Git (software)
4 100 (49.26%) CSS
5 99 (48.77%) Web Services
5 99 (48.77%) Jenkins
6 93 (45.81%) Java
7 90 (44.33%) Relational Database
8 88 (43.35%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (43.35%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (42.86%) Linux
10 83 (40.89%) Python
11 80 (39.41%) Oracle
12 66 (32.51%) Web Development
13 65 (32.02%) Django
13 65 (32.02%) Workflow
14 62 (30.54%) TDD
15 53 (26.11%) JSON
15 53 (26.11%) Scrum
16 49 (24.14%) Spring
17 47 (23.15%) BDD
18 41 (20.20%) SOAP
19 39 (19.21%) Redis
19 39 (19.21%) Spring Boot
20 38 (18.72%) Finance
21 37 (18.23%) DevOps
22 30 (14.78%) Amazon AWS
23 29 (14.29%) .NET
24 28 (13.79%) Docker
24 28 (13.79%) Microservices

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 18 (8.87%) Apache
2 17 (8.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (7.39%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.45%) Confluence
5 5 (2.46%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.46%) Mule
6 4 (1.97%) CICS
7 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.48%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.99%) WordPress
9 1 (0.49%) CMS
9 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.49%) JBoss
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.78%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.93%) OpenShift
4 6 (2.96%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.96%) Force.com
5 3 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.48%) npm
5 3 (1.48%) Serverless
5 3 (1.48%) Yarn
6 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.99%) GitHub
6 2 (0.99%) Heroku
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.46%) HTTP
2 4 (1.97%) FTP
3 3 (1.48%) SMTP
4 2 (0.99%) Network Security
4 2 (0.99%) SSL
4 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.49%) SNMP
5 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (44.33%) Relational Database
2 39 (19.21%) Redis
3 24 (11.82%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.36%) Big Data
5 17 (8.37%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.43%) MySQL
8 6 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (2.96%) MySQL Workbench
8 6 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.97%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.97%) HBase
10 4 (1.97%) Power BI
10 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.48%) GIS
11 3 (1.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 102 (50.25%) Git (software)
2 99 (48.77%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.34%) JUnit
4 17 (8.37%) Selenium
5 12 (5.91%) JIRA
6 11 (5.42%) Subversion
7 10 (4.93%) Maven
8 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (3.45%) JMeter
9 7 (3.45%) JSUnit
9 7 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.46%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.46%) Grunt
11 5 (2.46%) Mocha
11 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.97%) HP UFT
12 4 (1.97%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.97%) NUnit
General
1 38 (18.72%) Finance
2 2 (0.99%) Law
3 1 (0.49%) Banking
3 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (71.43%) Developer
2 65 (32.02%) Python Developer
3 63 (31.03%) Django Developer
3 63 (31.03%) Python/Django Developer
4 47 (23.15%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.88%) Architect
6 14 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 12 (5.91%) Big Data Developer
7 12 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (5.91%) Linux Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.94%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.94%) UI Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Consultant
10 7 (3.45%) JavaScript Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
10 7 (3.45%) UX Engineer
11 6 (2.96%) Salesforce Architect
11 6 (2.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (50.74%) HTML
2 100 (49.26%) CSS
3 99 (48.77%) Web Services
4 65 (32.02%) Django
5 53 (26.11%) JSON
6 49 (24.14%) Spring
7 41 (20.20%) SOAP
8 39 (19.21%) Spring Boot
9 29 (14.29%) .NET
10 28 (13.79%) Node.js
11 23 (11.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (9.85%) J2EE
13 19 (9.36%) OAuth
13 19 (9.36%) RESTful
13 19 (9.36%) XML
14 18 (8.87%) AngularJS
14 18 (8.87%) OAuth2
14 18 (8.87%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (8.87%) Spring Cloud
15 17 (8.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.30%) User Experience
2 11 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.94%) Clustering
4 6 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.46%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.46%) Fintech
5 5 (2.46%) iPad
5 5 (2.46%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Blog
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 87 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (7.88%) Unix
3 9 (4.43%) Android
3 9 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.48%) Windows
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (43.35%) Agile Software Development
1 88 (43.35%) Continuous Integration
2 66 (32.51%) Web Development
3 65 (32.02%) Workflow
4 62 (30.54%) TDD
5 53 (26.11%) Scrum
6 47 (23.15%) BDD
7 37 (18.23%) DevOps
8 28 (13.79%) Microservices
9 27 (13.30%) Kanban
10 23 (11.33%) Test Automation
10 23 (11.33%) Unit Testing
11 22 (10.84%) Open Source
11 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
12 21 (10.34%) OO
13 16 (7.88%) Capacity Management
14 15 (7.39%) System Testing
15 14 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 12 (5.91%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 108 (53.20%) JavaScript
2 93 (45.81%) Java
3 83 (40.89%) Python
4 27 (13.30%) C#
5 19 (9.36%) Java 8
6 14 (6.90%) SQL
7 13 (6.40%) Apex Code
8 10 (4.93%) C++
8 10 (4.93%) Go
9 8 (3.94%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.45%) Ruby
11 5 (2.46%) C
11 5 (2.46%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.97%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.97%) XAML
13 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) ES6
14 1 (0.49%) Groovy
14 1 (0.49%) JSX
14 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (8.37%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
1 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (13.79%) Docker
2 15 (7.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (3.94%) Ansible
3 5 (2.46%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.99%) Puppet
4 2 (0.99%) SCCM
4 2 (0.99%) vRealize
5 1 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 80 (39.41%) Oracle
2 13 (6.40%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (4.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.96%) SAP
5 4 (1.97%) HP
5 4 (1.97%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.48%) CA
6 3 (1.48%) Google
6 3 (1.48%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.48%) Splunk
7 2 (0.99%) BMC
7 2 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.49%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.49%) Capita
8 1 (0.49%) DevExpress