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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 48 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 30 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.06% 0.57% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% 2.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 1
Average daily rate £448 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
Berkshire

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
235 213 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.98% 24.43% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 126 144
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) Web Services
3 26 (72.22%) Java
4 24 (66.67%) Linux
5 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 17 (47.22%) Big Data
7 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (38.89%) Python
8 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
8 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
8 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
8 13 (36.11%) CentOS
8 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (36.11%) Puppet
8 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (36.11%) Ansible
8 13 (36.11%) Sensu
8 13 (36.11%) logstash
8 13 (36.11%) DevOps
8 13 (36.11%) Graphite
8 13 (36.11%) ELK Stack
8 13 (36.11%) Terraform
9 11 (30.56%) TDD
10 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
11 9 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (22.22%) Maven
12 8 (22.22%) C#
12 8 (22.22%) .NET
12 8 (22.22%) Ant

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Zope
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) Big Data
2 9 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 8 (22.22%) Riak
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (8.33%) HBase
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Ant
2 8 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Moq
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Linux Scripter
4 7 (19.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) Web Services
2 13 (36.11%) ELK Stack
2 13 (36.11%) Sensu
3 8 (22.22%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
4 7 (19.44%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) CSS3
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) HTML5
4 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 5 (13.89%) J2EE
5 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.33%) Spring
6 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 2 (5.56%) REST
7 2 (5.56%) WF
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) CentOS
2 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
2 13 (36.11%) DevOps
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
5 7 (19.44%) Data Protection
5 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) Document Management
5 7 (19.44%) Information Governance
5 7 (19.44%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
5 7 (19.44%) Secure Coding
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) CQRS
7 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) Python
4 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Erlang
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Ansible
1 13 (36.11%) Graphite
1 13 (36.11%) logstash
1 13 (36.11%) Puppet
1 13 (36.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Sony
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft