The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 29 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 60 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Contract jobs citing REST 13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.03% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.16% 2.68% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £355 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £355 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £495 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.03%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 128 149 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 20.03% 22.82% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 95 65
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £46.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.24% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Wiltshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Wiltshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for REST in Wiltshire

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Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Swindon +6 10 £355 -18.85% 3
Corsham - 1 £426 - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £295 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) BDD
3 18 (56.25%) SOAP
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Web Services
5 14 (43.75%) Scrum
5 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 13 (40.63%) Spring
7 12 (37.50%) MVC
7 12 (37.50%) CSS
7 12 (37.50%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) Maven
8 10 (31.25%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
8 10 (31.25%) Selenium
9 9 (28.13%) Kanban
9 9 (28.13%) Bitbucket
10 8 (25.00%) Mockito
10 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (25.00%) Finance
11 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
11 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
11 7 (21.88%) Microservices
12 6 (18.75%) GitLab
12 6 (18.75%) API Testing
12 6 (18.75%) Google
12 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (12.50%) Apache
1 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) GeoServer
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.13%) SMTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 10 (31.25%) Maven
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) Bitbucket
3 8 (25.00%) Mockito
3 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.75%) GitLab
4 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (9.38%) JUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Ant
7 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) SOAP
2 17 (53.13%) Web Services
3 13 (40.63%) Spring
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
5 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
6 5 (15.63%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) Sass
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
9 2 (6.25%) Node.js
9 2 (6.25%) React
9 2 (6.25%) RESTful
9 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) BDD
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
4 12 (37.50%) MVC
5 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Kanban
7 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (21.88%) Microservices
9 6 (18.75%) API Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
11 4 (12.50%) DevOps
11 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Exploratory Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.38%) Open Source
12 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) Varnish
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Google
2 2 (6.25%) Sencha
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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