The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 106 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 12 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.85% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 4.78% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 15
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year +6.58% +6.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 335 439 626
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 18.32% 17.67% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 270 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.28 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.51% +30.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Berkshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Berkshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Berkshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +11 5 £450 -
Reading -3 2 £390 -8.23% 6
Wokingham - 2 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £325 -
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
6 10 (32.26%) TDD
6 10 (32.26%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) PHP
7 9 (29.03%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.81%) SDLC
8 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) OO
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
9 7 (22.58%) Laravel
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
10 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) Subversion
10 6 (19.35%) Spring
10 6 (19.35%) Web Development

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
3 6 (19.35%) JMeter
3 6 (19.35%) Subversion
4 5 (16.13%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
5 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.68%) JIRA
6 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
7 2 (6.45%) Gatling
7 2 (6.45%) Gradle
8 1 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium
8 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Database Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Database Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Developer in Test
7 2 (6.45%) NoSQL Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) Web Services
3 8 (25.81%) .NET
4 7 (22.58%) Laravel
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) Spring
5 6 (19.35%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) J2EE
6 5 (16.13%) JSON
6 5 (16.13%) REST
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) Kafka
7 4 (12.90%) SOAP
7 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot
8 3 (9.68%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
6 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
6 7 (22.58%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) OOD
7 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
7 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.90%) DevOps
9 4 (12.90%) Microservices
9 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 4 (12.90%) OOP
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
10 3 (9.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) C
7 2 (6.45%) Groovy
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Kibana
1 3 (9.68%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) IBM
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Sony
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
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