Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 34 49
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 73 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.93% 5.13% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.63% 20.61% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 25
Wiltshire median daily rate £495 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% +6.25% -21.95%
10th Percentile £375 £334 £315
90th Percentile £613 £530 £557
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £43.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 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 439 296 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.63% 24.87% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 190 200
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £358 £313 £289
90th Percentile £669 £600 £556
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +14.20% -7.43%
10th Percentile £41.25 £38.41 £37.45
90th Percentile £52.25 £47.90 £52.48
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% -1.11% +7.14%

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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 -20 44 £500 +17.65% 3
Corsham -20 11 £490 - 3
Salisbury - 3 £410 - 2
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 40 (54.79%) C#
1 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 30 (41.10%) Microservices
3 29 (39.73%) Web Services
4 28 (38.36%) Scrum
5 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (31.51%) .NET Framework
8 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
8 21 (28.77%) JIRA
8 21 (28.77%) DevOps
9 20 (27.40%) .NET Core
9 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
9 20 (27.40%) SQL
10 19 (26.03%) Finance
11 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
12 17 (23.29%) Windows
12 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
12 17 (23.29%) Docker
12 17 (23.29%) PowerShell
12 17 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (21.92%) CSS
13 16 (21.92%) HTML
13 16 (21.92%) Java
13 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
13 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
13 16 (21.92%) Banking
14 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
14 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management

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 15 (20.55%) Confluence
2 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.37%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.59%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (8.22%) OpenShift
5 3 (4.11%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.37%) PaaS
6 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) MQTT
2 3 (4.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.37%) GIS
7 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) JIRA
2 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (15.07%) Bitbucket
5 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
6 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.22%) JUnit
8 5 (6.85%) SonarQube
9 4 (5.48%) Maven
10 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.11%) Selenium
11 2 (2.74%) Mockito
11 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
12 1 (1.37%) Checkstyle
12 1 (1.37%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.37%) jMock
12 1 (1.37%) Liquibase
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 16 (21.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Architect
1 23 (31.51%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) .NET Architect
3 10 (13.70%) PowerShell Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Digital Architect
6 7 (9.59%) CRM Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.22%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.22%) .NET Technical Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Web Architect
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (4.11%) DevOps Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Test Automation Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 29 (39.73%) Web Services
3 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (31.51%) .NET Framework
5 20 (27.40%) .NET Core
6 16 (21.92%) CSS
6 16 (21.92%) HTML
7 14 (19.18%) Redux
8 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (12.33%) XML
9 8 (10.96%) JSON
10 7 (9.59%) Apache Avro
10 7 (9.59%) jQuery
10 7 (9.59%) Kafka
10 7 (9.59%) Node.js
10 7 (9.59%) Spring
10 7 (9.59%) XSL
11 6 (8.22%) React
12 5 (6.85%) SOAP
13 4 (5.48%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.22%) iPad
3 2 (2.74%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) DataPower
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Microservices
2 28 (38.36%) Scrum
3 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (28.77%) DevOps
5 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
5 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (19.18%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (19.18%) Infrastructure Automation
7 11 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (15.07%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (9.59%) CRM
8 7 (9.59%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.59%) User Stories
9 6 (8.22%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Analytics
10 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 3 (4.11%) NsoIT
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) C#
2 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.40%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) PowerShell
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) Java 8
6 1 (1.37%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.33%) CCNA
3 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.33%) MCSA
3 9 (12.33%) MCSE
3 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.33%) OCA
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) Docker
2 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.74%) HDFS
5 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Kubernetes
1 14 (19.18%) PowerCLI
2 9 (12.33%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.11%) Grafana
4 2 (2.74%) Ansible
5 1 (1.37%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.37%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Atlassian
2 13 (17.81%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
4 2 (2.74%) Teradata
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (1.37%) ESRI
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.37%) Sparx