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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Contract jobs citing REST 37 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.56% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 4.14% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 4
Median daily rate £467 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £341 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £491 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
496 483 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.96% 19.57% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 306 271
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 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +51.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £18.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Bracknell +2 10 £513 +24.24% 2
Reading -7 6 £400 -1.84% 5
Maidenhead - 6 £425 -
Slough -3 4 £375 -21.05%
Newbury - 2 £340 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.96%) Java
3 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
3 36 (39.56%) Scrum
4 33 (36.26%) SOAP
5 29 (31.87%) Web Services
6 25 (27.47%) Linux
7 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (24.18%) TDD
8 22 (24.18%) CSS
9 21 (23.08%) XML
9 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 20 (21.98%) JSON
10 20 (21.98%) Python
10 20 (21.98%) Jenkins
11 18 (19.78%) PHP
12 17 (18.68%) C#
12 17 (18.68%) SQL
12 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
13 16 (17.58%) .NET
13 16 (17.58%) HTTP
14 15 (16.48%) jQuery
14 15 (16.48%) DevOps
15 14 (15.38%) Open Source
15 14 (15.38%) Kanban
15 14 (15.38%) HTML
16 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
16 12 (13.19%) Finance
17 11 (12.09%) MVC
17 11 (12.09%) Oracle

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 7 (7.69%) Apache
1 7 (7.69%) Confluence
2 5 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.49%) IIS
3 4 (4.40%) JBoss
4 3 (3.30%) Drupal
4 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
6 1 (1.10%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.10%) Mule
6 1 (1.10%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.30%) Boomi
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
4 2 (2.20%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.10%) Force.com
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) HTTP
2 10 (10.99%) SSL
3 7 (7.69%) Internet
4 5 (5.49%) DNS
4 5 (5.49%) SNMP
4 5 (5.49%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.30%) SSH
6 2 (2.20%) FTP
6 2 (2.20%) LDAP
7 1 (1.10%) Firewall
7 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.79%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.69%) MySQL
4 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.30%) Big Data
6 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.30%) GIS
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.30%) Redis
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.10%) DB2
8 1 (1.10%) HBase
8 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.98%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.89%) JIRA
3 9 (9.89%) Maven
4 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (7.69%) Selenium
5 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.59%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.49%) Fiddler
7 5 (5.49%) Hudson
8 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.30%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.30%) Checkstyle
9 3 (3.30%) Cobertura
9 3 (3.30%) FindBugs
9 3 (3.30%) Liquibase
9 3 (3.30%) MSTest
9 3 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.30%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Billing
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (10.99%) Architect
3 8 (8.79%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
4 7 (7.69%) Consultant
4 7 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Python Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Integration Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Designer
8 3 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) SOAP
2 29 (31.87%) Web Services
3 22 (24.18%) CSS
4 21 (23.08%) XML
5 20 (21.98%) JSON
6 16 (17.58%) .NET
7 15 (16.48%) jQuery
8 14 (15.38%) HTML
9 11 (12.09%) Spring
10 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.79%) HTML5
11 8 (8.79%) WCF
12 7 (7.69%) Ajax
12 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 7 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (6.59%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.59%) LAMP
13 6 (6.59%) Node.js
14 5 (5.49%) FastCGI
14 5 (5.49%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) User Experience
2 7 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.49%) Animation
4 4 (4.40%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) DataPower
6 2 (2.20%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.10%) New Media
7 1 (1.10%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.10%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.47%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.56%) Scrum
3 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (24.18%) TDD
5 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
6 15 (16.48%) DevOps
7 14 (15.38%) Kanban
7 14 (15.38%) Open Source
8 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
9 11 (12.09%) MVC
9 11 (12.09%) User Stories
9 11 (12.09%) Web Development
10 10 (10.99%) Pair Programming
11 9 (9.89%) Identity Management
11 9 (9.89%) SDLC
11 9 (9.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (7.69%) BDD
12 7 (7.69%) SOA
12 7 (7.69%) Software Delivery
13 6 (6.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) Java
2 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.98%) Python
4 18 (19.78%) PHP
5 17 (18.68%) C#
5 17 (18.68%) SQL
6 9 (9.89%) Ruby
7 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.30%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.30%) Groovy
9 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.10%) C++
11 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) MCITP
2 3 (3.30%) MCTS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) CISSP
3 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) KVM
2 2 (2.20%) oVirt
2 2 (2.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.20%) logstash
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) ATG
3 4 (4.40%) hybris
4 3 (3.30%) Dell
4 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.20%) Axway
5 2 (2.20%) CA
5 2 (2.20%) Concur
5 2 (2.20%) IBM
5 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.10%) F5
6 1 (1.10%) Google
6 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Sencha
6 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.10%) SmartCo
6 1 (1.10%) Xamarin
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