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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 89 89 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing RESTful 24 37 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 1.52% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.91% 6.94% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 1
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£350 £311 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +24.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
489 533 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.40% 21.89% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 275 242
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Average hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
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 7 July 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
Reading +11 15 £350 -22.22% 7
Bracknell - 3 - -
Newbury - 2 £430 - 3
Slough -5 1 £360 +19.00%
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Web Services
3 21 (40.38%) HTML
3 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 19 (36.54%) C#
5 17 (32.69%) Scrum
6 16 (30.77%) SQL
6 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
8 14 (26.92%) Java
8 14 (26.92%) CSS
9 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (25.00%) HTTP
9 13 (25.00%) TDD
9 13 (25.00%) WCF
9 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (23.08%) User Experience
10 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 12 (23.08%) User Stories
10 12 (23.08%) HTML5
10 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 12 (23.08%) SOAP
11 11 (21.15%) OO
11 11 (21.15%) Client/Server
11 11 (21.15%) WPF
11 11 (21.15%) CSS3
11 11 (21.15%) System Testing
11 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
12 10 (19.23%) .NET
13 9 (17.31%) Microsoft

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) Zope
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.92%) Mule
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) SSH
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) DB2
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Selenium
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
3 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) JBehave
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Xcode
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Programmer
3 8 (15.38%) C# Programmer
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) Web Services
2 21 (40.38%) HTML
3 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
4 14 (26.92%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) WCF
5 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (23.08%) HTML5
6 12 (23.08%) SOAP
7 11 (21.15%) CSS3
7 11 (21.15%) WPF
8 10 (19.23%) .NET
9 9 (17.31%) Backbone.js
9 9 (17.31%) Dojo
10 8 (15.38%) DOM
11 7 (13.46%) XML
12 5 (9.62%) J2EE
13 4 (7.69%) jQuery
13 4 (7.69%) REST
14 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) User Experience
2 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
2 11 (21.15%) Client/Server
3 8 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) DTV
5 3 (5.77%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Wiki
6 1 (1.92%) RIA
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) UNIX
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Scrum
3 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.00%) TDD
5 12 (23.08%) User Stories
6 11 (21.15%) OO
6 11 (21.15%) System Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Web Development
8 8 (15.38%) RAD
9 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.69%) BDD
10 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 4 (7.69%) MVC
10 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.77%) Web Analytics
11 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 16 (30.77%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) Groovy
7 3 (5.77%) Scala
8 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.92%) Erlang
9 1 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) VB
9 1 (1.92%) VBA
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Telerik
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Google