The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 89 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing REST 30 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 0.55% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 2.60% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 6
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£400 £301 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.78% -16.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £173 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £390 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +9.21%
REST
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
531 538 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.90% 21.07% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 300 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 48
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Berkshire region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 18 £400 +44.01% 3
Slough +11 9 £475 +108.79% 3
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 23 (43.40%) HTML
3 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
4 15 (28.30%) HTML5
5 13 (24.53%) SOAP
5 13 (24.53%) Python
6 12 (22.64%) Java
6 12 (22.64%) JSON
7 11 (20.75%) SOA
7 11 (20.75%) CSS
8 10 (18.87%) .NET
8 10 (18.87%) Analytics
9 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
9 9 (16.98%) OO
9 9 (16.98%) Internet
9 9 (16.98%) MVC
10 8 (15.09%) Degree
10 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 8 (15.09%) C#
11 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.21%) OOP
11 7 (13.21%) Web Services
11 7 (13.21%) XML
11 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (13.21%) Django
11 7 (13.21%) jQuery
11 7 (13.21%) Kanban
11 7 (13.21%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Liferay
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Spanish Language
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Python Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Designer
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) HTML5
3 13 (24.53%) SOAP
4 12 (22.64%) JSON
5 11 (20.75%) CSS
6 10 (18.87%) .NET
7 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
8 7 (13.21%) XML
8 7 (13.21%) Django
8 7 (13.21%) jQuery
9 6 (11.32%) WCF
10 5 (9.43%) CSS3
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.43%) Ajax
11 4 (7.55%) LINQ
11 4 (7.55%) J2EE
11 4 (7.55%) RESTful
12 3 (5.66%) Sass
13 2 (3.77%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (30.19%) TDD
2 11 (20.75%) SOA
3 10 (18.87%) Analytics
4 9 (16.98%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 8 (15.09%) Service Management
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
6 7 (13.21%) Kanban
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
7 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
7 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
7 6 (11.32%) ERP
8 5 (9.43%) Software Architecture
8 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Management
8 5 (9.43%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) Python
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) SQL
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Tcl
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) Citrix
3 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.89%) Genesys
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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