The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing REST 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -3.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 257 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.23% 26.44% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 112 70
Average daily rate £335 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
REST
Berkshire

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Reading region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Reading

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing REST 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 REST.

1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Sencha
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Sencha Touch
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
3 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (27.27%) OAuth
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Applications Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (27.27%) OAuth
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Struts
5 2 (18.18%) Struts2
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Android
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Android Development
1 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) DSDM
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Sencha
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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