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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 89 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 1.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 0
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£350 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
560 537 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.86% 21.30% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 304 219
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 £275 £221 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 52
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 +10 19 £350 -12.50% 4
Bracknell - 4 - -
Slough -3 2 £360 +16.12%
Newbury - 2 £430 -
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) HTML
2 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.08%) Web Services
4 24 (36.92%) AngularJS
5 23 (35.38%) CSS
6 21 (32.31%) User Experience
7 19 (29.23%) C#
7 19 (29.23%) Scrum
8 17 (26.15%) SQL
8 17 (26.15%) Mobile App
8 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (24.62%) User Stories
9 16 (24.62%) OO
9 16 (24.62%) HTTP
9 16 (24.62%) TDD
10 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.08%) Java
10 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (23.08%) HTML5
11 14 (21.54%) CSS3
12 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.00%) WCF
13 12 (18.46%) Dojo
13 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
13 12 (18.46%) SOAP
13 12 (18.46%) Backbone.js
13 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
13 12 (18.46%) Git (software)

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.77%) Node.js
1 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Zope
5 1 (1.54%) Mule
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) SSH
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) DB2
4 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.62%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) SQLite
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) JBehave
4 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) Xcode
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.31%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (16.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Programmer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Programmer
5 7 (10.77%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Tester
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) HTML
2 28 (43.08%) Web Services
3 24 (36.92%) AngularJS
4 23 (35.38%) CSS
5 15 (23.08%) HTML5
6 14 (21.54%) CSS3
7 13 (20.00%) WCF
7 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (18.46%) Dojo
8 12 (18.46%) Backbone.js
8 12 (18.46%) SOAP
9 11 (16.92%) WPF
9 11 (16.92%) DOM
10 10 (15.38%) .NET
11 7 (10.77%) Express
12 6 (9.23%) XML
13 5 (7.69%) J2EE
14 4 (6.15%) JSON
14 4 (6.15%) jQuery
14 4 (6.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) User Experience
2 17 (26.15%) Mobile App
3 11 (16.92%) Client/Server
4 8 (12.31%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (9.23%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (6.15%) RIA
6 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.62%) Web 2.0
8 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.08%) DTV
9 1 (1.54%) iPhone
9 1 (1.54%) iPad
9 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) UNIX
2 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
4 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) Scrum
3 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (24.62%) TDD
4 16 (24.62%) OO
4 16 (24.62%) User Stories
5 11 (16.92%) System Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Web Development
6 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.31%) RAD
8 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 5 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (6.15%) MVC
11 4 (6.15%) SOA
11 4 (6.15%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.15%) BDD
11 4 (6.15%) Coaching
12 3 (4.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.23%) C#
3 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.69%) Groovy
7 4 (6.15%) Scala
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) Erlang
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Telerik
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Apple