The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing REST 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.90% 2.36% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.83% 8.70% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Median daily rate £348 £375 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% -19.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £332 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £525 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £441 £400
% change year-on-year -3.51% +10.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 120 92 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 36.04% 27.14% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £432 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Swindon

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for REST.

1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SOAP
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) Spring
5 11 (45.83%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 8 (33.33%) BDD
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
8 7 (29.17%) Maven
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (25.00%) Docker
10 5 (20.83%) React
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.83%) Ext JS
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
10 5 (20.83%) Sencha
10 5 (20.83%) Node.js
10 5 (20.83%) Bitbucket

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Liferay
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (4.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (20.83%) Bitbucket
4 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) Mockito
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.33%) Gradle
7 1 (4.17%) GitLab
7 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) SOAP
2 12 (50.00%) Spring
3 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) Ext JS
6 5 (20.83%) Node.js
6 5 (20.83%) React
6 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
7 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 3 (12.50%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) Sass
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Kanban
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.50%) MVVM
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Sencha
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
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