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 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 72 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -
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 - -
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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
272 202 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.64% 23.11% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 101 133
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (91.30%) Web Services
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
7 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (43.48%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
8 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
8 9 (39.13%) WCF
8 9 (39.13%) WPF
8 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
9 8 (34.78%) System Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (34.78%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 8 (34.78%) RAD
9 8 (34.78%) HTML
9 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (34.78%) Telerik
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) MVC
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) .NET
10 7 (30.43%) HTML5
10 7 (30.43%) CSS3
10 7 (30.43%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) Zope
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) jMock
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Xcode
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) C# Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C# Programmer
3 8 (34.78%) Programmer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Web Services
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
3 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 9 (39.13%) WPF
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (26.09%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) Spring
8 2 (8.70%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) J2EE
9 1 (4.35%) JSON
9 1 (4.35%) Cocoa
9 1 (4.35%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
2 8 (34.78%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Wiki
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) System Testing
4 8 (34.78%) RAD
4 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Kanban
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Time Management
10 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.35%) Erlang
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) Telerik
2 1 (4.35%) Sony
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP