Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 88 27
Rank change year-on-year +48 -61 +29
Contract jobs citing REST 21 31 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.81% 1.65% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.91% 7.91% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 59
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £386 £371 £350
90th Percentile £586 £575 £635
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £42.52
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.25

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 132 392 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.96% 20.92% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 268 235
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +2.83% +20.00%
10th Percentile £383 £356 £325
90th Percentile £613 £650 £650
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +6.15% +14.74%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -20.45% -1.68% -5.79%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Wiltshire

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing REST in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for REST in Wiltshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing REST in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for REST in Wiltshire

REST
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing REST in Wiltshire.

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 21 September 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
Corsham +20 10 £500 +25.00%
Swindon +37 5 £525 +9.95% 3
Salisbury +23 5 £410 +1.23% 1
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 19 (90.48%) SC Cleared
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) SOAP
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
5 9 (42.86%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) C#
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) AWS
9 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (23.81%) RESTful
9 5 (23.81%) Maven
9 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 5 (23.81%) WF
9 5 (23.81%) Intranet
9 5 (23.81%) Workflow
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio

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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (9.52%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Azure
2 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Power Platform
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Force.com
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Intranet
1 5 (23.81%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SMTP
2 2 (9.52%) SNMP
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) OLTP
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) Power BI
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) Ant
3 4 (19.05%) DbUnit
3 4 (19.05%) jMock
3 4 (19.05%) JUnit
3 4 (19.05%) Mockito
3 4 (19.05%) SonarQube
4 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (19.05%) Public Sector
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) RESTful
6 5 (23.81%) WCF
6 5 (23.81%) WF
7 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) Middleware
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (19.05%) PowerMock
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
9 2 (9.52%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (9.52%) VMS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) NsoIT
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
2 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Microservices
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (19.05%) AWK
6 4 (19.05%) Jython
6 4 (19.05%) sed
7 2 (9.52%) C
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
8 1 (4.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) SC Cleared
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) NFS
2 3 (14.29%) VMware NSX
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
1 5 (23.81%) PowerCLI
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (14.29%) Puppet
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
4 2 (9.52%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Informatica
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) NetIQ
5 2 (9.52%) Okta
5 2 (9.52%) Siebel
6 1 (4.76%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.76%) ForgeRock
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam