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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 92 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing RESTful 30 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 1.18% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.85% 5.71% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 10
Average daily rate £448 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
513 560 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.16% 20.72% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 314 312
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -14.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +21 30 £448 -0.55% 1
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (78.38%) Web Services
3 26 (70.27%) Java
4 23 (62.16%) Linux
5 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
6 17 (45.95%) Big Data
7 14 (37.84%) Python
8 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
8 13 (35.14%) Ubuntu
8 13 (35.14%) Ansible
8 13 (35.14%) Sensu
8 13 (35.14%) logstash
8 13 (35.14%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (35.14%) DevOps
8 13 (35.14%) Graphite
8 13 (35.14%) CentOS
8 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
8 13 (35.14%) Puppet
8 13 (35.14%) ELK Stack
8 13 (35.14%) Terraform
9 11 (29.73%) TDD
10 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
11 9 (24.32%) C#
11 9 (24.32%) .NET
12 8 (21.62%) Ant
12 8 (21.62%) Maven

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (35.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) Zope
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Big Data
2 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 8 (21.62%) Riak
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.62%) Ant
2 8 (21.62%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) MSTest
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 9 (24.32%) Linux Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Linux Scripter
4 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) Web Services
2 13 (35.14%) ELK Stack
2 13 (35.14%) Sensu
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 6 (16.22%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) CSS3
4 6 (16.22%) HTML
4 6 (16.22%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE
5 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 3 (8.11%) WCF
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) WF
8 1 (2.70%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) CentOS
2 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
2 13 (35.14%) DevOps
3 11 (29.73%) TDD
4 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
5 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
5 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (18.92%) Document Management
5 7 (18.92%) Information Governance
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
6 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) CQRS
7 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) Python
4 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Erlang
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Ansible
1 13 (35.14%) Graphite
1 13 (35.14%) logstash
1 13 (35.14%) Puppet
1 13 (35.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Sony
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft