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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 101 111 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 26 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 2.12% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £282 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £535
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 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
RESTful
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
527 614 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 23.75% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 333 266
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 23
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +8 12 £308 -21.15%
Reading +18 4 £450 +44.00% 8
Maidenhead - 4 £300 -
Newbury - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) HTML
3 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
4 15 (38.46%) User Experience
5 14 (35.90%) Scrum
5 14 (35.90%) Java
5 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
6 13 (33.33%) User Stories
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) CSS
8 11 (28.21%) SOAP
8 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
9 10 (25.64%) Web Services
9 10 (25.64%) SOA
9 10 (25.64%) HTTP
9 10 (25.64%) Groovy
10 9 (23.08%) Scala
10 9 (23.08%) BDD
10 9 (23.08%) OO
10 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 9 (23.08%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
11 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
11 8 (20.51%) Node.js
11 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
12 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
12 7 (17.95%) ExpressJS
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (20.51%) Node.js
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.13%) SQLite
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) jMock
4 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (7.69%) DbUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Mockito
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.13%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Portal Developer
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) SOAP
3 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
4 10 (25.64%) Web Services
5 7 (17.95%) ExpressJS
5 7 (17.95%) Spring
6 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 5 (12.82%) DOM
7 4 (10.26%) XML
7 4 (10.26%) JSON
7 4 (10.26%) CSS3
7 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.69%) PowerMock
8 3 (7.69%) Apache Camel
8 3 (7.69%) Apache CXF
8 3 (7.69%) Velocity
8 3 (7.69%) Dojo
8 3 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) User Experience
2 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
3 7 (17.95%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (12.82%) Web 2.0
5 4 (10.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) RIA
6 1 (2.56%) W3C
6 1 (2.56%) DTV
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.82%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 13 (33.33%) User Stories
5 10 (25.64%) SOA
6 9 (23.08%) OO
6 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 9 (23.08%) Extreme Programming
6 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
6 9 (23.08%) BDD
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.82%) Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (12.82%) Web Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) SEO
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) OOP
10 4 (10.26%) MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) Groovy
4 9 (23.08%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
1 3 (7.69%) Hyperic
1 3 (7.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) SAP