Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 56 75
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 28 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.68% 2.84% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.20% 14.39% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -4.83% -34.09%
10th Percentile £347 £299 £301
90th Percentile £497 £396 £446
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £23.53 £38.75
% change year-on-year +91.29% -39.29% +21.09%

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 250 264 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.90% 19.70% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 169 240
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £297 £288
90th Percentile £673 £513 £481
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -49.43% -7.45%
10th Percentile £24.50 £18.50 £32.35
90th Percentile £29.50 £41.80 £46.90
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.18% +4.38%

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 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 February 2018. 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 -5 20 £400 +15.94% 5
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) WCF
7 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) JIRA
8 6 (21.43%) Selenium
8 6 (21.43%) MVC
8 6 (21.43%) Spring
8 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 5 (17.86%) React
9 5 (17.86%) Maven
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.86%) User Experience
10 4 (14.29%) Docker
10 4 (14.29%) Android Development
10 4 (14.29%) Android
10 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
10 4 (14.29%) BDD

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 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.57%) Boomi
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) IOS XR
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) Redis
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DataStage
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) JIRA
2 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) Maven
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
5 3 (10.71%) Gradle
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) React Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.00%) HTML5
4 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) WCF
5 6 (21.43%) Spring
6 5 (17.86%) React
7 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
8 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.71%) Node.js
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) CSS3
9 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.29%) Android Development
4 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Kanban
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Microservices
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) RAD
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Endace
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Sencha
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Lancope
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) NetScout
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk