The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 65 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing RESTful 3 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 3.01% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 12.61% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 29 3
Median daily rate £470 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.02% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
150 238 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.66% 23.90% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 165 135
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Lucene
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Sling
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Felix
4 2 (40.00%) OSGi
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Felix
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Sling
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Lucene
4 2 (40.00%) OSGi
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Sony