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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 80 71 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing REST 26 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.33% 1.61% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 7.63% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 24
Median daily rate £450 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
397 511 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.29% 21.15% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 307 303
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 £320 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +9 8 £450 +60.71% 2
Reading -10 6 £425 +6.25% 5
Slough +6 2 £310 +4.20%
Wokingham -3 2 £500 - 2
Newbury - 2 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 (61.64%) Java
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) SOAP
3 33 (45.21%) XML
4 30 (41.10%) TDD
5 29 (39.73%) JSON
6 27 (36.99%) Web Services
7 26 (35.62%) Scrum
8 21 (28.77%) .NET
8 21 (28.77%) OO
8 21 (28.77%) BDD
9 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
10 17 (23.29%) HTML
10 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
11 16 (21.92%) C#
12 15 (20.55%) SOA
12 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing
12 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
13 14 (19.18%) Spring
13 14 (19.18%) Selenium
13 14 (19.18%) Groovy
13 14 (19.18%) HTTP
13 14 (19.18%) Python
13 14 (19.18%) CSS
14 12 (16.44%) Finance
14 12 (16.44%) C++
14 12 (16.44%) J2EE
14 12 (16.44%) SQL
14 12 (16.44%) WebDriver

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 9 (12.33%) CMS
1 9 (12.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.48%) Confluence
4 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.74%) Mule
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) OpenText Process Suite
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) GitHub
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) SNMP
3 1 (1.37%) DVB
3 1 (1.37%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.74%) GIS
5 2 (2.74%) HBase
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.74%) Redis
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
3 14 (19.18%) Selenium
4 12 (16.44%) Gradle
4 12 (16.44%) WebDriver
5 11 (15.07%) Bitbucket
5 11 (15.07%) eggPlant
5 11 (15.07%) JMeter
5 11 (15.07%) Maven
6 9 (12.33%) Ant
6 9 (12.33%) Apache Ivy
6 9 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (10.96%) JIRA
7 8 (10.96%) MSTest
8 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
8 7 (9.59%) JUnit
8 7 (9.59%) SoapUI
9 5 (6.85%) Subversion
10 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Legal
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Developer in Test
4 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Architect
7 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Salesforce Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SOA Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Web Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) SOAP
2 33 (45.21%) XML
3 29 (39.73%) JSON
4 27 (36.99%) Web Services
5 21 (28.77%) .NET
6 17 (23.29%) HTML
7 14 (19.18%) CSS
7 14 (19.18%) Spring
8 12 (16.44%) J2EE
9 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
9 10 (13.70%) HTML5
10 8 (10.96%) CSS3
10 8 (10.96%) jQuery
10 8 (10.96%) Middleware
11 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.59%) WSDL
12 6 (8.22%) Java EE
12 6 (8.22%) Node.js
12 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.11%) User Experience
6 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.37%) MPEG
7 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (1.37%) STB
7 1 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) TDD
3 26 (35.62%) Scrum
4 21 (28.77%) BDD
4 21 (28.77%) OO
5 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing
5 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.55%) SOA
6 11 (15.07%) Open Source
6 11 (15.07%) Project Management
6 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.70%) Content Management
7 10 (13.70%) OOP
8 9 (12.33%) DevOps
8 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.33%) Kanban
8 9 (12.33%) Manual Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Security Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Microservices
9 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (61.64%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) C#
4 14 (19.18%) Groovy
4 14 (19.18%) Python
5 12 (16.44%) C++
5 12 (16.44%) SQL
6 11 (15.07%) Ruby
7 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.85%) Scala
9 4 (5.48%) PHP
10 3 (4.11%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.74%) Perl
11 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.74%) XPath
12 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.37%) C
12 1 (1.37%) SOQL
12 1 (1.37%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) vSphere
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) logstash
2 2 (2.74%) Kibana
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle
1 9 (12.33%) Sitecore
1 9 (12.33%) Splunk
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) IBM
4 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) EMC
6 1 (1.37%) hybris
6 1 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (1.37%) Pega
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago