The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 RESTful over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 95 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 32 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 2.31% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 3
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£400 £338 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -28.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
RESTful
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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
545 606 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.79% 23.03% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 332 255
Average daily rate £365 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 21
Average hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Berkshire region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

RESTful
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 RESTful within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Slough -1 8 £308 -21.15% 5
Reading +14 5 £450 +44.00% 11
Maidenhead - 4 £300 - 3
Newbury - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 28 (62.22%) HTML
2 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) User Experience
4 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
5 20 (44.44%) CSS
5 20 (44.44%) MongoDB
5 20 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 17 (37.78%) TDD
7 17 (37.78%) User Stories
8 14 (31.11%) HTTP
8 14 (31.11%) Scrum
9 13 (28.89%) Java
9 13 (28.89%) Node.js
10 12 (26.67%) ExpressJS
10 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
10 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 11 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
12 10 (22.22%) BDD
12 10 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
12 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
12 10 (22.22%) OO
13 9 (20.00%) Groovy
13 9 (20.00%) Pair Programming
14 8 (17.78%) HTML5
14 8 (17.78%) DOM

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) Node.js
2 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQLite
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.33%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (6.67%) jMock
5 3 (6.67%) Mockito
5 3 (6.67%) DbUnit
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) Xcode
6 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) HTML
2 20 (44.44%) CSS
2 20 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 12 (26.67%) ExpressJS
4 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 8 (17.78%) DOM
4 8 (17.78%) SOAP
4 8 (17.78%) Web Services
5 7 (15.56%) CSS3
5 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
5 7 (15.56%) Dojo
6 5 (11.11%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) Spring
7 4 (8.89%) JSON
8 3 (6.67%) PowerMock
8 3 (6.67%) Apache Camel
8 3 (6.67%) Apache CXF
8 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (6.67%) Velocity
9 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) User Experience
2 11 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Web 2.0
4 5 (11.11%) RIA
5 3 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (4.44%) DTV
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.22%) W3C
7 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) TDD
2 17 (37.78%) User Stories
3 14 (31.11%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) BDD
4 10 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
4 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 10 (22.22%) OO
5 9 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 8 (17.78%) SOA
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.56%) Web Development
8 6 (13.33%) Web Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) SEO
8 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.33%) Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Groovy
4 7 (15.56%) Scala
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Hyperic
1 3 (6.67%) logstash
1 3 (6.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
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