The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 86 90 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing REST 42 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 1.21% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.17% 5.82% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +32.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £295 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.49%
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
514 533 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.81% 20.78% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 334 295
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.60 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.14 £40.20 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 18 £425 +6.25% 2
Bracknell - 7 £500 - 3
Slough +2 4 £350 -26.31%
Maidenhead - 4 - - 1
Newbury - 2 £340 -
Wokingham - 1 £450 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 41 (44.57%) Java
1 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 37 (40.22%) SOAP
4 33 (35.87%) Web Services
5 31 (33.70%) Scrum
6 27 (29.35%) Linux
7 26 (28.26%) CSS
8 21 (22.83%) XML
8 21 (22.83%) PHP
9 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (20.65%) jQuery
10 19 (20.65%) JSON
10 19 (20.65%) TDD
10 19 (20.65%) Python
11 18 (19.57%) HTML
11 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
12 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
13 16 (17.39%) C#
13 16 (17.39%) HTTP
14 15 (16.30%) SQL
14 15 (16.30%) .NET
15 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
15 14 (15.22%) Web Development
16 13 (14.13%) MVC
16 13 (14.13%) DevOps
17 12 (13.04%) Oracle
17 12 (13.04%) Spring
17 12 (13.04%) Kanban
18 11 (11.96%) Microsoft

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (8.70%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) Node.js
3 5 (5.43%) Confluence
3 5 (5.43%) IIS
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.26%) Drupal
5 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) CMS
7 1 (1.09%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.09%) Mule
7 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.26%) Boomi
4 2 (2.17%) Force.com
4 2 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.09%) GitHub
5 1 (1.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) HTTP
2 10 (10.87%) SSL
3 7 (7.61%) Internet
4 5 (5.43%) DNS
4 5 (5.43%) Wireshark
5 4 (4.35%) SNMP
6 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.26%) SSH
7 2 (2.17%) FTP
7 2 (2.17%) LDAP
8 1 (1.09%) Firewall
8 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.70%) MySQL
2 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.26%) GIS
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) Big Data
6 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.17%) Redis
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.09%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.78%) Maven
4 7 (7.61%) JIRA
4 7 (7.61%) Selenium
4 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.52%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.43%) Fiddler
6 5 (5.43%) Hudson
7 4 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.35%) Subversion
8 3 (3.26%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.26%) Checkstyle
8 3 (3.26%) Cobertura
8 3 (3.26%) FindBugs
8 3 (3.26%) JUnit
8 3 (3.26%) Liquibase
8 3 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (10.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Developer
2 11 (11.96%) Architect
2 11 (11.96%) Web Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Consultant
4 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Python Developer
6 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Integration Developer
7 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.26%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) SOAP
2 33 (35.87%) Web Services
3 26 (28.26%) CSS
4 21 (22.83%) XML
5 19 (20.65%) jQuery
5 19 (20.65%) JSON
6 18 (19.57%) HTML
7 15 (16.30%) .NET
8 12 (13.04%) Spring
9 11 (11.96%) HTML5
10 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.78%) Ajax
11 9 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (8.70%) WCF
13 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.52%) CSS3
14 6 (6.52%) Gherkin
14 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
14 6 (6.52%) LAMP
14 6 (6.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.43%) Animation
4 2 (2.17%) DataPower
4 2 (2.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.09%) New Media
5 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.70%) Scrum
3 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (20.65%) TDD
5 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.22%) Web Development
6 13 (14.13%) DevOps
6 13 (14.13%) MVC
7 12 (13.04%) Kanban
8 10 (10.87%) Open Source
9 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.70%) OOP
10 8 (8.70%) User Stories
11 7 (7.61%) SDLC
11 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.52%) Identity Management
12 6 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (6.52%) SOA
12 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) Java
2 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.83%) PHP
4 19 (20.65%) Python
5 16 (17.39%) C#
6 15 (16.30%) SQL
7 9 (9.78%) Ruby
8 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.35%) Apex Code
11 3 (3.26%) Groovy
11 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.09%) C++
13 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) MCITP
2 3 (3.26%) MCTS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) CISSP
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) KVM
2 2 (2.17%) oVirt
2 2 (2.17%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.17%) logstash
2 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) ATG
3 4 (4.35%) hybris
3 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.26%) Dell
4 3 (3.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.17%) Axway
5 2 (2.17%) CA
5 2 (2.17%) Concur
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) F5
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Sencha
6 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.09%) SmartCo
6 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.09%) Zend
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