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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 86 104 116
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Contract jobs citing REST 39 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.66% 0.97% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.39% 5.08% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 4
Median daily rate £425 £475 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +65.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £50.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-30.60% +31.49%
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
465 492 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.80% 19.18% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 320 257
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 £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 8 £400 -3.61%
Bracknell -3 8 £519 +22.05% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £413 -
Slough -1 4 £375 -22.07%
Wokingham - 4 £350 - 3
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.05%) Java
3 36 (42.86%) SOAP
4 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 28 (33.33%) Scrum
5 27 (32.14%) Web Services
6 24 (28.57%) .NET
7 23 (27.38%) C#
8 22 (26.19%) JSON
9 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 20 (23.81%) XML
10 20 (23.81%) TDD
11 19 (22.62%) Jenkins
12 17 (20.24%) Open Source
13 16 (19.05%) HTML
14 15 (17.86%) CSS
14 15 (17.86%) MVC
14 15 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 14 (16.67%) Finance
15 14 (16.67%) Linux
15 14 (16.67%) SQL
15 14 (16.67%) Python
16 13 (15.48%) PHP
16 13 (15.48%) DevOps
17 12 (14.29%) User Stories
17 12 (14.29%) SDLC
17 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (8.33%) Confluence
3 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 4 (4.76%) JBoss
5 3 (3.57%) Apache
5 3 (3.57%) Drupal
5 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.19%) CMS
7 1 (1.19%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) Boomi
4 2 (2.38%) Office 365
4 2 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.19%) Force.com
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
2 10 (11.90%) SSL
3 5 (5.95%) DNS
3 5 (5.95%) SNMP
3 5 (5.95%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.76%) Internet
5 3 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.57%) SSH
6 2 (2.38%) FTP
6 2 (2.38%) LDAP
7 1 (1.19%) Firewall
7 1 (1.19%) PuTTY
7 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.76%) Redis
5 3 (3.57%) Big Data
5 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.57%) GIS
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.38%) HBase
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) DB2
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.62%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.71%) JIRA
5 7 (8.33%) MSTest
5 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.95%) Fiddler
7 4 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.57%) Maven
9 2 (2.38%) Hudson
9 2 (2.38%) JMeter
9 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.19%) JUnit
10 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.19%) Subversion
10 1 (1.19%) Toad
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Billing
5 2 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (54.76%) Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Consultant
4 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Web Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Web Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) SOAP
2 27 (32.14%) Web Services
3 24 (28.57%) .NET
4 22 (26.19%) JSON
5 20 (23.81%) XML
6 16 (19.05%) HTML
7 15 (17.86%) CSS
8 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 8 (9.52%) HTML5
9 8 (9.52%) WCF
10 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.33%) Ajax
10 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.33%) jQuery
11 6 (7.14%) LAMP
11 6 (7.14%) Spring
12 5 (5.95%) ADO.NET
12 5 (5.95%) LINQ
12 5 (5.95%) Middleware
12 5 (5.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.57%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) DataPower
5 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.19%) PKI
6 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Unix
4 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) Scrum
3 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (23.81%) TDD
5 17 (20.24%) Open Source
6 15 (17.86%) MVC
7 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 13 (15.48%) DevOps
9 12 (14.29%) Kanban
9 12 (14.29%) Pair Programming
9 12 (14.29%) SDLC
9 12 (14.29%) SOA
9 12 (14.29%) User Stories
10 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.10%) Identity Management
10 11 (13.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 9 (10.71%) OOD
11 9 (10.71%) Software Delivery
11 9 (10.71%) Web Development
12 8 (9.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) Java
2 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.38%) C#
4 14 (16.67%) Python
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 13 (15.48%) PHP
6 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 4 (4.76%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.57%) Groovy
10 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.19%) C++
11 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.19%) Perl
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) MCITP
2 3 (3.57%) MCTS
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) CISSP
3 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) KVM
2 2 (2.38%) oVirt
2 2 (2.38%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.38%) logstash
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.57%) Dell
3 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Axway
4 2 (2.38%) CA
4 2 (2.38%) Concur
4 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) F5
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Sencha
5 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) SmartCo
5 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
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