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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 119 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.70% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 3.22% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Average daily rate
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£415 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £440 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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
558 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.57% 21.81% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 259 309
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.73% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 -3 6 £415 -10.27% 4
Slough -3 1 £400 +66.66%
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) Scrum
6 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
8 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
9 11 (30.56%) System Testing
9 11 (30.56%) WCF
9 11 (30.56%) WPF
9 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Client/Server
10 10 (27.78%) CSS
10 10 (27.78%) TDD
10 10 (27.78%) AngularJS
11 9 (25.00%) HTML5
11 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (25.00%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) .NET
12 8 (22.22%) RAD
12 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 8 (22.22%) jQuery
12 8 (22.22%) Telerik
12 8 (22.22%) MVC
12 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.78%) Zope
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) JBehave
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Xcode
6 1 (2.78%) jMock
6 1 (2.78%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Mockito
6 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Programmer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Database Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Web Services
2 14 (38.89%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (30.56%) WCF
4 11 (30.56%) WPF
5 10 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
8 7 (19.44%) REST
8 7 (19.44%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (11.11%) J2EE
10 4 (11.11%) SOAP
11 3 (8.33%) Flash
11 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
12 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
12 2 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Client/Server
2 8 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) DTV
6 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Wiki
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
6 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Solaris
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Scrum
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (30.56%) System Testing
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
6 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (22.22%) RAD
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (16.67%) OO
9 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) Document Management
11 3 (8.33%) Time Management
11 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.33%) BDD
11 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 3 (8.33%) Coaching
12 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) Erlang
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 8 (22.22%) Telerik
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) Sony
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) SAP