Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 87 127
Rank change year-on-year -26 +40 +38
Contract jobs citing RESTful 60 83 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.48% 2.04% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 9.10% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 68 31
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £500 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £460 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.22% - -

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 1,123 912 931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.65% 22.37% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 553 556
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 30
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +63.18% -47.36%
10th Percentile £14.75 £10.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.50 £44.88 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -20 18 £450 +18.03% 14
Bracknell -1 8 £500 +33.33% 3
Slough -10 4 £500 +37.93% 1
Newbury -16 4 £338 -15.63% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £400 - 3
Windsor +1 1 - - 1
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (66.67%) Java
3 33 (55.00%) TDD
4 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
5 28 (46.67%) HTML
6 24 (40.00%) Spring
6 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (38.33%) CSS
8 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
9 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (35.00%) BDD
9 21 (35.00%) Maven
10 20 (33.33%) JUnit
10 20 (33.33%) Mockito
10 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 19 (31.67%) Scrum
11 19 (31.67%) MVC
11 19 (31.67%) Java 8
12 18 (30.00%) MySQL
12 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
13 17 (28.33%) MongoDB
13 17 (28.33%) JIRA
14 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
15 14 (23.33%) git-flow
16 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (20.00%) Web Services
16 12 (20.00%) XML

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 5 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.00%) Liferay
3 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) PaaS
4 5 (8.33%) Apigee
4 5 (8.33%) IaaS
5 3 (5.00%) Google Play
6 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.33%) Boomi
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Skype
2 5 (8.33%) SSL
3 3 (5.00%) AMQP
3 3 (5.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.33%) Junos
4 2 (3.33%) VXLAN
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.67%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.67%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) MySQL
1 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (28.33%) MongoDB
3 15 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.67%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) DB2
7 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 21 (35.00%) Maven
3 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 20 (33.33%) JUnit
3 20 (33.33%) Mockito
4 17 (28.33%) JIRA
5 14 (23.33%) git-flow
6 5 (8.33%) DbUnit
6 5 (8.33%) jMock
6 5 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 3 (5.00%) JMeter
7 3 (5.00%) Selenium
7 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 29 (48.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) HTML Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.33%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Tester
10 2 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) HTML
2 24 (40.00%) Spring
3 23 (38.33%) CSS
4 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.00%) Web Services
4 12 (20.00%) XML
5 10 (16.67%) React
5 10 (16.67%) SOAP
6 9 (15.00%) HTML5
6 9 (15.00%) J2EE
6 9 (15.00%) jQuery
6 9 (15.00%) JSON
7 8 (13.33%) .NET
8 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
8 7 (11.67%) Java EE
9 5 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (8.33%) Node.js
9 5 (8.33%) PowerMock
9 5 (8.33%) SignalR
9 5 (8.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (18.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.67%) User Experience
4 5 (8.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Android
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Windows
4 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) TDD
3 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (35.00%) BDD
5 19 (31.67%) MVC
5 19 (31.67%) Scrum
6 9 (15.00%) Kanban
6 9 (15.00%) OO
7 8 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (11.67%) Microservices
8 7 (11.67%) OOP
9 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.00%) Web Development
10 5 (8.33%) Data Analytics
10 5 (8.33%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 5 (8.33%) Sentiment Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) Java
2 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.67%) Java 8
4 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) C#
6 7 (11.67%) Python
7 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.33%) R
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) PMO
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) KVM
3 2 (3.33%) VMware NSX
3 2 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Ansible
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.33%) Icinga
2 2 (3.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 5 (8.33%) Google
3 5 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Apple
5 3 (5.00%) Splunk
6 2 (3.33%) Dell
6 2 (3.33%) Juniper
6 2 (3.33%) Mirantis
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.67%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) MapR
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.67%) Zend