Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 133 171
Rank change year-on-year +44 +38 -20
Contract jobs citing RESTful 85 46 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.07% 1.07% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 5.15% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 12
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +27.69%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £353
90th Percentile £588 £525 £490
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £378
% change year-on-year -2.86% +15.89% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 920 893 988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.40% 20.77% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 530 625
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 30
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -31.97% +93.42%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +33 31 £381 +12.96% 7
Newbury - 13 £400 - 2
Wokingham +12 4 £625 +71.23% 1
Slough +8 4 £363 +20.83% 1
Windsor - 4 £375 - 1
Bracknell -7 3 £375 -21.05% 2
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 37 (43.53%) Web Services
2 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (36.47%) Java
4 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
5 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (28.24%) Docker
7 23 (27.06%) Linux
8 22 (25.88%) CSS
8 22 (25.88%) HTML
8 22 (25.88%) Node.js
9 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 19 (22.35%) TDD
10 19 (22.35%) Hadoop
10 19 (22.35%) Apache Spark
10 19 (22.35%) Kafka
11 18 (21.18%) Big Data
11 18 (21.18%) DevOps
11 18 (21.18%) Scrum
12 16 (18.82%) XML
12 16 (18.82%) SOAP
12 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
12 16 (18.82%) Scala
13 15 (17.65%) .NET
13 15 (17.65%) MVC
13 15 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (16.47%) Google
14 14 (16.47%) C#
14 14 (16.47%) Apache
14 14 (16.47%) Apache Hive
15 13 (15.29%) Analytics

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 19 (22.35%) Apache Spark
2 14 (16.47%) Apache
3 12 (14.12%) nginx
4 4 (4.71%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (4.71%) Luigi
5 3 (3.53%) CMS
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.53%) WordPress
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.35%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (2.35%) Serverless
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.18%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) Junos
3 1 (1.18%) AMQP
3 1 (1.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) Hadoop
3 18 (21.18%) Big Data
4 14 (16.47%) Apache Hive
5 13 (15.29%) Data Lake
5 13 (15.29%) HBase
5 13 (15.29%) Impala
5 13 (15.29%) Sqoop
6 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
9 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
10 6 (7.06%) MySQL
10 6 (7.06%) Redis
11 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
12 4 (4.71%) KNIME
13 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) Subversion
3 8 (9.41%) Maven
4 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.06%) Selenium
5 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (4.71%) Babel
7 4 (4.71%) JIRA
7 4 (4.71%) Mocha
7 4 (4.71%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (4.71%) webpack
8 3 (3.53%) Ant
8 3 (3.53%) JMeter
8 3 (3.53%) JUnit
8 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.35%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (10.59%) Hadoop Engineer
2 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.41%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Big Data Engineer
3 8 (9.41%) Data Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) DevOps Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Digital Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Automation Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Non-Functional Tester
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Test Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.53%) Web Services
2 22 (25.88%) CSS
2 22 (25.88%) HTML
2 22 (25.88%) Node.js
3 19 (22.35%) Kafka
4 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
4 16 (18.82%) SOAP
4 16 (18.82%) XML
5 15 (17.65%) .NET
6 12 (14.12%) Ajax
7 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (9.41%) Spring
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (8.24%) JSON
9 6 (7.06%) OAuth
9 6 (7.06%) REST
9 6 (7.06%) WebCenter
10 5 (5.88%) jQuery
11 4 (4.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.71%) Life Science
3 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Fintech
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Unix
3 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.35%) CentOS
4 2 (2.35%) Debian
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.35%) TDD
3 18 (21.18%) DevOps
3 18 (21.18%) Scrum
4 15 (17.65%) MVC
5 13 (15.29%) Analytics
5 13 (15.29%) Data Strategy
6 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.59%) BDD
7 9 (10.59%) Project Management
7 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.41%) API Development
8 8 (9.41%) Kanban
8 8 (9.41%) OO
9 7 (8.24%) Regression Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Workflow
10 6 (7.06%) Microservices
10 6 (7.06%) OOP
10 6 (7.06%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (36.47%) Java
3 16 (18.82%) Scala
4 14 (16.47%) C#
5 12 (14.12%) Perl
6 11 (12.94%) Python
7 9 (10.59%) PHP
7 9 (10.59%) SQL
8 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.88%) C
9 5 (5.88%) PHP 7
10 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.71%) C++
10 4 (4.71%) Ruby
11 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.35%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.18%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) PhD
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) Docker
2 13 (15.29%) Apache Flume
2 13 (15.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Oozie
2 5 (5.88%) Ansible
3 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.71%) Puppet
4 3 (3.53%) Icinga
5 1 (1.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Google
2 13 (15.29%) Cloudera
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle
4 6 (7.06%) IBM
5 4 (4.71%) Netezza
5 4 (4.71%) RapidMiner
5 4 (4.71%) Talend
6 2 (2.35%) Citrix
6 2 (2.35%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.35%) MapR
6 2 (2.35%) Tealium
7 1 (1.18%) Apple
7 1 (1.18%) HP
7 1 (1.18%) Xamarin