The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 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 54 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 19 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.08% 0.61% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.64% 2.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 - -
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 215 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.12% 21.89% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 127 87
Average daily rate £375 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 20 (90.91%) Web Services
2 16 (72.73%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 10 (45.45%) WCF
5 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 9 (40.91%) Client/Server
6 9 (40.91%) WPF
7 8 (36.36%) System Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Mobile Computing
7 8 (36.36%) RAD
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Telerik
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
10 4 (18.18%) SOAP
10 4 (18.18%) TDD
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
11 3 (13.64%) CSS
11 3 (13.64%) XML

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Zope
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Xcode
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) C# Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Programmer
3 8 (36.36%) C# Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (45.45%) WCF
4 9 (40.91%) WPF
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) HTML5
8 3 (13.64%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
9 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.55%) Twisted
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Client/Server
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) System Testing
3 8 (36.36%) RAD
3 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Kanban
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) Telerik
2 1 (4.55%) Google