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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 68 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs citing RESTful 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.30% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.04% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -9.82%
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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
194 289 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.69% 28.59% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 158 72
Average daily rate £363 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.27% +36.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Voldemort
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) BigTable
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Grunt

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Force.com
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Voldemort
2 1 (12.50%) BigTable
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (12.50%) Bower
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) JSUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Hamcrest
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Google Closure
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SOQL
3 1 (12.50%) SOSL
3 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Akamai
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com