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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 50 58
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8  
Contract jobs citing REST 60 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.98% 3.54% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.49% 11.37% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 23 9
Median daily rate £425 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £441 £400
% change year-on-year -3.51% +10.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 343 387 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.49% 31.11% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 288 229
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £52.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Surrey

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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

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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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 24 £425 -
Guildford +1 6 £475 - 1
Leatherhead - 6 £365 -
Reigate - 3 £475 - 1
Woking - 3 £455 -
Staines -6 1 - -
Cobham - 1 £350 -
Epsom - 1 £450 - 1
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 74 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.22%) Web Services
3 59 (47.97%) Finance
4 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
5 44 (35.77%) C#
6 43 (34.96%) Python
7 42 (34.15%) Linux
7 42 (34.15%) TDD
8 39 (31.71%) CSS
8 39 (31.71%) HTML
9 38 (30.89%) AngularJS
10 37 (30.08%) Java
11 36 (29.27%) .NET
12 34 (27.64%) SQL
13 31 (25.20%) SOA
13 31 (25.20%) Web Development
14 30 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
15 29 (23.58%) Django
16 28 (22.76%) JSON
17 27 (21.95%) Jenkins
18 26 (21.14%) Unit Testing
19 25 (20.33%) Spring
20 22 (17.89%) MVC
21 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
22 17 (13.82%) Oracle
22 17 (13.82%) HTML5
23 16 (13.01%) Relational Database
23 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
23 16 (13.01%) Unix

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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 14 (11.38%) Apache
1 14 (11.38%) NServiceBus
2 9 (7.32%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.88%) CMS
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.63%) Mule
6 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (8.94%) SaaS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) HTTP
1 3 (2.44%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.76%) Big Data
4 11 (8.94%) Hadoop
5 10 (8.13%) MongoDB
6 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.44%) Power BI
10 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.63%) Impala
10 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.63%) Parquet
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.63%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.81%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.95%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.38%) JSUnit
4 13 (10.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (8.94%) Maven
6 6 (4.88%) GoCD
6 6 (4.88%) JUnit
6 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.07%) ANTLR
7 5 (4.07%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.07%) PostCSS
7 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.25%) NUnit
9 3 (2.44%) Bower
9 3 (2.44%) gulp
9 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.81%) Mocha
10 1 (0.81%) Sinon.JS
General
1 59 (47.97%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.44%) Law
5 3 (2.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (97.56%) Developer
2 35 (28.46%) .NET Developer
3 31 (25.20%) Web Developer
4 29 (23.58%) Django Developer
4 29 (23.58%) Python Developer
4 29 (23.58%) Python Web Developer
4 29 (23.58%) Python/Django Developer
5 27 (21.95%) Java Developer
6 23 (18.70%) C# Developer
7 21 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (11.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (11.38%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Angular Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (6.50%) Agile Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (51.22%) Web Services
2 39 (31.71%) CSS
2 39 (31.71%) HTML
3 38 (30.89%) AngularJS
4 36 (29.27%) .NET
5 30 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (23.58%) Django
7 28 (22.76%) JSON
8 25 (20.33%) Spring
9 17 (13.82%) HTML5
10 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
11 14 (11.38%) SOAP
11 14 (11.38%) WCF
12 13 (10.57%) .NET Framework
12 13 (10.57%) Entity Framework
12 13 (10.57%) MSMQ
13 11 (8.94%) Node.js
14 10 (8.13%) Express
14 10 (8.13%) Middleware
14 10 (8.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) User Experience
2 12 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.63%) Clustering
6 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Linux
2 16 (13.01%) Unix
3 12 (9.76%) Windows
4 4 (3.25%) Android
4 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.15%) TDD
3 31 (25.20%) SOA
3 31 (25.20%) Web Development
4 26 (21.14%) Unit Testing
5 22 (17.89%) MVC
6 16 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.20%) Domain-Driven Design
8 14 (11.38%) Scrum
9 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.57%) Pair Programming
10 12 (9.76%) BDD
10 12 (9.76%) DevOps
10 12 (9.76%) Front End Development
11 10 (8.13%) SOLID
12 9 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (6.50%) Change Management
13 8 (6.50%) Open Source
13 8 (6.50%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 44 (35.77%) C#
3 43 (34.96%) Python
4 37 (30.08%) Java
5 34 (27.64%) SQL
6 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.69%) Ruby
9 6 (4.88%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.25%) XAML
12 3 (2.44%) C++
12 3 (2.44%) ECMAScript
12 3 (2.44%) ES6
13 1 (0.81%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.63%) Oozie
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.82%) Oracle
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.07%) Adobe
5 4 (3.25%) VMware
5 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.63%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.63%) Sitecore