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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing REST 35 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.74% 1.44% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 7.42% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 21
Median daily rate £405 £370 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £36.98 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-17.13% -17.83%
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
421 485 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.96% 19.44% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 294 307
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 10 £400 +6.66% 2
Slough -5 5 £310 +5.08%
Bracknell +3 4 £450 +60.71% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £400 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £500 - 2
Newbury - 1 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.00%) Java
3 40 (53.33%) SOAP
4 29 (38.67%) XML
5 28 (37.33%) Web Services
5 28 (37.33%) TDD
6 26 (34.67%) JSON
7 24 (32.00%) Scrum
8 23 (30.67%) .NET
9 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
10 18 (24.00%) C#
10 18 (24.00%) HTML
10 18 (24.00%) OO
10 18 (24.00%) SOA
10 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 17 (22.67%) BDD
12 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.33%) Finance
12 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
13 15 (20.00%) CSS
14 14 (18.67%) Open Source
15 13 (17.33%) Spring
16 12 (16.00%) SQL
16 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
16 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (14.67%) Automated Testing
17 11 (14.67%) J2EE
17 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
18 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
18 10 (13.33%) Python

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 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.33%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.67%) Apache
4 5 (6.67%) Confluence
5 4 (5.33%) CMS
5 4 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.67%) Mule
7 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) GitHub
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Force.com
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) SNMP
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.00%) HBase
4 3 (4.00%) Redis
4 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) GIS
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (13.33%) MSTest
5 9 (12.00%) JIRA
6 8 (10.67%) Selenium
7 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.33%) Gradle
7 7 (9.33%) JUnit
7 7 (9.33%) Maven
7 7 (9.33%) WebDriver
8 6 (8.00%) eggPlant
8 6 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (8.00%) Subversion
9 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
9 5 (6.67%) JMeter
10 4 (5.33%) Ant
10 4 (5.33%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
11 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Legal
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Consultant
4 6 (8.00%) Web Applications Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Web Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Developer in Test
6 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Salesforce Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) SOA Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) SOAP
2 29 (38.67%) XML
3 28 (37.33%) Web Services
4 26 (34.67%) JSON
5 23 (30.67%) .NET
6 18 (24.00%) HTML
7 15 (20.00%) CSS
8 13 (17.33%) Spring
9 11 (14.67%) J2EE
10 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 10 (13.33%) HTML5
11 8 (10.67%) CSS3
11 8 (10.67%) jQuery
12 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.33%) Middleware
12 7 (9.33%) WSDL
13 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (8.00%) Java EE
13 6 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.33%) MPEG
6 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) STB
6 1 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Android
2 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) TDD
3 24 (32.00%) Scrum
4 18 (24.00%) OO
4 18 (24.00%) SOA
5 17 (22.67%) BDD
6 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (18.67%) Open Source
8 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (14.67%) Automated Testing
10 10 (13.33%) Kanban
10 10 (13.33%) MVC
10 10 (13.33%) Pair Programming
10 10 (13.33%) Software Delivery
11 9 (12.00%) DevOps
11 9 (12.00%) SDLC
12 8 (10.67%) OOD
12 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Web Development
13 7 (9.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.00%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) SQL
5 10 (13.33%) Python
6 9 (12.00%) Groovy
7 7 (9.33%) C++
7 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.00%) Ruby
9 5 (6.67%) PHP
9 5 (6.67%) Scala
10 4 (5.33%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.67%) Perl
11 2 (2.67%) XPath
12 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.33%) C
12 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.33%) SOQL
12 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) vSphere
2 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (1.33%) Kibana
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) IBM
4 4 (5.33%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.33%) Splunk
5 2 (2.67%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) EMC
6 1 (1.33%) hybris
6 1 (1.33%) Informatica
6 1 (1.33%) Pega
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
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