Period
to 22 February 2020

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 6 months to 22 February 2020 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
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 35 50
Rank change year-on-year -34 +15 +6
Contract jobs citing REST 45 108 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.78% 5.50% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.20% 19.82% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 50 24
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% +15.94%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £347
90th Percentile £538 £675 £479
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £41.53 -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £41.53 £47.50
% change year-on-year +10.76% -12.57% +101.91%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 341 545 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.04% 27.74% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 355 173
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +16.44%
10th Percentile £363 £354 £313
90th Percentile £554 £675 £673
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +57.41% +22.73%
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.91% +2.22% +20.00%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Wiltshire

REST
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

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Wiltshire

REST
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

REST
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 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Swindon -15 19 £413 -8.33% 1
Corsham +7 18 £500 -9.09% 1
Chippenham -1 6 £400 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £400 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (62.22%) Git (software)
2 23 (51.11%) JIRA
3 21 (46.67%) Bitbucket
4 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (44.44%) Oracle
5 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
6 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 18 (40.00%) HTML
6 18 (40.00%) Java
6 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (35.56%) MongoDB
8 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
10 13 (28.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco
10 13 (28.89%) VMware
10 13 (28.89%) vCenter Server
11 11 (24.44%) Microservices
11 11 (24.44%) Java 8
11 11 (24.44%) Atlassian
11 11 (24.44%) Spring
11 11 (24.44%) Maven
11 11 (24.44%) Docker
11 11 (24.44%) DevOps
11 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (22.22%) jQuery
12 10 (22.22%) CSS
13 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (17.78%) Ansible
14 8 (17.78%) AWS

REST
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 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) AWS
2 7 (15.56%) Azure
2 7 (15.56%) GitHub
3 4 (8.89%) GCP
3 4 (8.89%) Serverless
4 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
2 5 (11.11%) TETRA
3 4 (8.89%) Kerberos
3 4 (8.89%) X.500
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.22%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (15.56%) Neo4j
4 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Git (software)
2 23 (51.11%) JIRA
3 21 (46.67%) Bitbucket
4 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (28.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (24.44%) Maven
7 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.89%) GitLab
8 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (8.89%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Python Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Python Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Active Directory Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.22%) HTML CSS Developer
10 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) Spring
3 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 10 (22.22%) jQuery
4 8 (17.78%) GraphQL
4 8 (17.78%) Vue.js
5 7 (15.56%) Dropwizard
5 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
5 7 (15.56%) JAX-RS
6 6 (13.33%) HTML5
6 6 (13.33%) Web Services
6 6 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (8.89%) LDAP
7 4 (8.89%) OAuth
7 4 (8.89%) OpenID
7 4 (8.89%) SailPoint
7 4 (8.89%) SAML
7 4 (8.89%) SOAP
7 4 (8.89%) Swagger
8 3 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.89%) PKI
2 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) CCTV
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
1 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
3 11 (24.44%) DevOps
3 11 (24.44%) Microservices
4 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (15.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.56%) Web Design
5 6 (13.33%) Web Development
6 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) BDD
7 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Ontologies
7 4 (8.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 4 (8.89%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Java
1 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (24.44%) Java 8
3 8 (17.78%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) Python
4 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) OCA
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Docker
1 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) NDS
2 4 (8.89%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) vCenter Server
2 8 (17.78%) Ansible
3 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.89%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (6.67%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.22%) MIIS
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.89%) ForgeRock
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.22%) ESRI
5 1 (2.22%) Okta