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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 48 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.89% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.39% 4.27% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 7
Average daily rate £400 £381 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
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
511 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.11% 20.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 312 310
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 34 £400 +4.57% 5
Slough +3 5 £280 -9.60%
Bracknell - 5 £280 - 3
Maidenhead - 2 £425 - 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (54.32%) SOAP
2 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 31 (38.27%) Java
5 28 (34.57%) Web Services
6 27 (33.33%) Linux
6 27 (33.33%) Scrum
7 23 (28.40%) HTTP
8 22 (27.16%) JSON
9 21 (25.93%) CSS
10 20 (24.69%) Python
11 18 (22.22%) jQuery
11 18 (22.22%) User Experience
12 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
12 17 (20.99%) TDD
13 16 (19.75%) RDBMS
13 16 (19.75%) Internet
14 15 (18.52%) OOP
14 15 (18.52%) XML
14 15 (18.52%) HTML
15 14 (17.28%) SOA
15 14 (17.28%) Kanban
16 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
16 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
17 12 (14.81%) SDLC
18 11 (13.58%) Salesforce.com
18 11 (13.58%) EAI
18 11 (13.58%) Kerberos
18 11 (13.58%) C#
18 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (7.41%) Node.js
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.47%) Confluence
4 2 (2.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Mule
5 1 (1.23%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Force.com
2 2 (2.47%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) HTTP
2 16 (19.75%) Internet
3 11 (13.58%) Kerberos
4 7 (8.64%) FTP
5 6 (7.41%) SSH
5 6 (7.41%) SSL
6 5 (6.17%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
2 16 (19.75%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.41%) MySQL
6 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Selenium
2 7 (8.64%) Maven
3 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
3 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.70%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.70%) Checkstyle
5 3 (3.70%) Cobertura
5 3 (3.70%) FindBugs
5 3 (3.70%) Hudson
5 3 (3.70%) JUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Liquibase
5 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.47%) Ant
6 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.47%) JIRA
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Billing
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (65.43%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Python Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Integration Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (54.32%) SOAP
2 28 (34.57%) Web Services
3 22 (27.16%) JSON
4 21 (25.93%) CSS
5 18 (22.22%) jQuery
6 15 (18.52%) HTML
6 15 (18.52%) XML
7 11 (13.58%) Java EE
8 10 (12.35%) .NET
8 10 (12.35%) OAuth2
8 10 (12.35%) OpenID
9 9 (11.11%) HTML5
10 8 (9.88%) Spring
11 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.64%) JMS
11 7 (8.64%) Middleware
11 7 (8.64%) Visualforce
12 6 (7.41%) Gherkin
12 6 (7.41%) J2EE
12 6 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) User Experience
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Animation
3 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.17%) DataPower
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) New Media
7 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Scrum
3 17 (20.99%) TDD
4 15 (18.52%) OOP
5 14 (17.28%) Kanban
5 14 (17.28%) SOA
6 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
7 12 (14.81%) SDLC
8 11 (13.58%) EAI
8 11 (13.58%) Identity Management
8 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (8.64%) MVC
12 6 (7.41%) OO
12 6 (7.41%) Workflow
13 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
13 5 (6.17%) Migration
13 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 31 (38.27%) Java
3 20 (24.69%) Python
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 10 (12.35%) SQL
6 9 (11.11%) PHP
7 7 (8.64%) Apex Code
8 4 (4.94%) R
8 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.23%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.64%) CA
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle
4 5 (6.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.94%) ATG
5 4 (4.94%) hybris
6 1 (1.23%) Ektron
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.23%) Zend
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