Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 32 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35 +7
Contract jobs citing REST 158 142 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.88% 5.36% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.75% 17.97% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 122 37
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £409 £375 £353
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £19.33 £42.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 1,149 790 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.47% 29.80% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 576 495
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25.38 £42.50 £32.40
90th Percentile £53.13 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +11.56%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Staines +8 29 £500 +19.05% 1
Reigate 0 27 £513 +7.89%
Guildford -8 25 £500 - 6
Woking +19 13 £538 -10.42% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames -8 10 £484 +15.24% 4
Redhill -20 4 £525 +23.53%
Camberley -15 3 £525 -4.55%
Dorking - 1 £563 -
Egham - 1 £400 - 2
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 87 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (45.57%) Java
3 58 (36.71%) TDD
4 56 (35.44%) JavaScript
5 55 (34.81%) HTML
6 53 (33.54%) Git (software)
6 53 (33.54%) Jenkins
7 52 (32.91%) CSS
8 49 (31.01%) Web Services
9 48 (30.38%) BDD
10 46 (29.11%) Linux
10 46 (29.11%) Spring
11 45 (28.48%) Scrum
12 42 (26.58%) JSON
13 41 (25.95%) SOAP
14 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (22.15%) DevOps
16 33 (20.89%) Relational Database
16 33 (20.89%) C#
17 32 (20.25%) Finance
18 31 (19.62%) .NET
18 31 (19.62%) Python
19 29 (18.35%) Kanban
19 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
19 29 (18.35%) Spring Boot
20 27 (17.09%) Docker
20 27 (17.09%) Oracle
21 25 (15.82%) Microservices
22 24 (15.19%) Workflow
22 24 (15.19%) Web Development

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 14 (8.86%) Apache
2 13 (8.23%) Apache Spark
3 9 (5.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (5.06%) EPiServer
5 6 (3.80%) CICS
6 3 (1.90%) CMS
6 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.27%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.27%) Confluence
7 2 (1.27%) Mule
7 2 (1.27%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.27%) WordPress
8 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.96%) Serverless
4 6 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.80%) Azure Functions
4 6 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.53%) IaaS
6 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.53%) PaaS
7 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.90%) Heroku
7 3 (1.90%) SaaS
8 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) HTTP
2 4 (2.53%) SSL
3 3 (1.90%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.27%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) DSL
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.89%) Relational Database
2 18 (11.39%) Redis
3 17 (10.76%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.23%) Big Data
4 13 (8.23%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.43%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.90%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.90%) MySQL
8 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.27%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (33.54%) Git (software)
1 53 (33.54%) Jenkins
2 19 (12.03%) Maven
3 15 (9.49%) JUnit
4 12 (7.59%) JIRA
4 12 (7.59%) Selenium
4 12 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (5.06%) JMeter
6 7 (4.43%) MSBuild
6 7 (4.43%) Subversion
7 6 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.16%) HP UFT
8 5 (3.16%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.53%) NUnit
9 4 (2.53%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.90%) Ant
10 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.90%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (20.25%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Banking
2 6 (3.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.63%) Advertising
3 1 (0.63%) Law
3 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (63.92%) Developer
2 44 (27.85%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.92%) Django Developer
3 22 (13.92%) Python Developer
3 22 (13.92%) Python/Django Developer
4 12 (7.59%) .NET Developer
5 10 (6.33%) Architect
5 10 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.70%) Angular Developer
7 8 (5.06%) Big Data Developer
7 8 (5.06%) Consultant
7 8 (5.06%) EPiServer Consultant
8 7 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.43%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.43%) Technical Architect
9 6 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Integration Specialist
9 6 (3.80%) Mobile Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Java Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.81%) HTML
2 52 (32.91%) CSS
3 49 (31.01%) Web Services
4 46 (29.11%) Spring
5 42 (26.58%) JSON
6 41 (25.95%) SOAP
7 31 (19.62%) .NET
8 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
8 29 (18.35%) Spring Boot
9 22 (13.92%) Django
9 22 (13.92%) HTML5
9 22 (13.92%) Node.js
9 22 (13.92%) RESTful
10 20 (12.66%) J2EE
11 19 (12.03%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (11.39%) XML
13 16 (10.13%) jQuery
13 16 (10.13%) Kafka
13 16 (10.13%) OAuth
14 15 (9.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) User Experience
2 10 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.16%) iPad
5 5 (3.16%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.53%) Fintech
7 3 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) CMDB
9 1 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.11%) Linux
2 15 (9.49%) Unix
3 7 (4.43%) Android
3 7 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (36.71%) TDD
3 48 (30.38%) BDD
4 45 (28.48%) Scrum
5 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (22.15%) DevOps
7 29 (18.35%) Kanban
8 25 (15.82%) Microservices
9 24 (15.19%) Web Development
9 24 (15.19%) Workflow
10 21 (13.29%) MVC
11 17 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (10.76%) OO
12 15 (9.49%) Software Engineering
13 13 (8.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 13 (8.23%) System Testing
13 13 (8.23%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.70%) OOD
15 9 (5.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.57%) Java
2 56 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 33 (20.89%) C#
4 31 (19.62%) Python
5 20 (12.66%) SQL
6 16 (10.13%) Java 8
7 9 (5.70%) PHP
8 8 (5.06%) Go
9 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.53%) C
11 4 (2.53%) C++
11 4 (2.53%) Perl
11 4 (2.53%) XAML
12 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.27%) COBOL
13 2 (1.27%) PL/1
13 2 (1.27%) REXX
13 2 (1.27%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.53%) Degree
1 4 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
1 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.90%) ISEB
2 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.27%) PMP
4 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (17.09%) Docker
2 13 (8.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) ACF2
4 2 (1.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (8.23%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (3.16%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.53%) Ansible
4 2 (1.27%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (17.09%) Oracle
2 6 (3.80%) HP
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.90%) CA
3 3 (1.90%) Google
4 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.27%) CyberArk
4 2 (1.27%) IBM
4 2 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.27%) SAP
4 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.27%) Splunk
5 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.63%) BMC
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco
5 1 (0.63%) Remedy
5 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com