Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 113 136
Rank change year-on-year +16 +23 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 76 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.89% 1.10% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.73% 5.28% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 36
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £445 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -0.56% +11.88%
10th Percentile £354 £313 £363
90th Percentile £613 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -

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 983 833 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.44% 20.76% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 500 584
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £47.00 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.79% +6.21% +36.15%
10th Percentile £8.00 £14.73 £13.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.50 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +17.52%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +19 17 £375 -9.64% 9
Windsor - 8 £575 - 5
Newbury -14 6 £400 - 4
Wokingham +7 4 £625 +71.23% 1
Bracknell -11 2 £375 -25.00%
Slough -5 1 £525 +16.67% 1
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 48 (63.16%) Java
2 46 (60.53%) Web Services
3 37 (48.68%) Hadoop
3 37 (48.68%) Big Data
4 34 (44.74%) Kafka
5 33 (43.42%) Linux
6 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
6 31 (40.79%) Cloudera
6 31 (40.79%) HDFS
6 31 (40.79%) Data Lake
6 31 (40.79%) Data Strategy
7 30 (39.47%) Apache Spark
8 29 (38.16%) Greenfield Project
9 28 (36.84%) SOAP
10 27 (35.53%) Google
10 27 (35.53%) Apache Flume
10 27 (35.53%) Analytics
10 27 (35.53%) Sqoop
10 27 (35.53%) Oozie
10 27 (35.53%) Scala
11 25 (32.89%) Apache Hive
11 25 (32.89%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (31.58%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (31.58%) CentOS
12 24 (31.58%) Bash Shell
12 24 (31.58%) HBase
12 24 (31.58%) MapR
12 24 (31.58%) Hortonworks
12 24 (31.58%) Impala
13 23 (30.26%) Talend

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 30 (39.47%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) nginx
3 4 (5.26%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (5.26%) CMS
3 4 (5.26%) Luigi
3 4 (5.26%) WordPress
4 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.63%) Google Tag Manager
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.95%) GitHub
4 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.95%) Serverless
5 2 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) FTP
2 1 (1.32%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.68%) Big Data
1 37 (48.68%) Hadoop
2 31 (40.79%) Data Lake
2 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
3 27 (35.53%) Sqoop
4 25 (32.89%) Apache Hive
4 25 (32.89%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (31.58%) HBase
5 24 (31.58%) Impala
6 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.26%) KNIME
6 4 (5.26%) MySQL
6 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.95%) Redis
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.58%) JIRA
2 5 (6.58%) Subversion
3 4 (5.26%) Babel
3 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 4 (5.26%) Mocha
3 4 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.26%) webpack
4 3 (3.95%) Selenium
4 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.63%) JUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Hudson
6 1 (1.32%) TestRail
6 1 (1.32%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (51.32%) Developer
2 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
2 8 (10.53%) Python Developer
3 7 (9.21%) Android Developer
4 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (6.58%) Hadoop Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Java Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Android Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Android Software Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Java Android Developer
6 3 (3.95%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) Web Services
2 34 (44.74%) Kafka
3 28 (36.84%) SOAP
4 13 (17.11%) CSS
4 13 (17.11%) HTML
5 12 (15.79%) XML
6 11 (14.47%) Node.js
7 9 (11.84%) JSON
8 8 (10.53%) Flask
9 7 (9.21%) Ajax
10 6 (7.89%) .NET
10 6 (7.89%) RxJava
11 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (6.58%) REST
11 5 (6.58%) Spring
12 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
12 4 (5.26%) jQuery
12 4 (5.26%) LAMP
12 4 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.16%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.32%) Fintech
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (43.42%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) CentOS
3 7 (9.21%) Android
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Data Strategy
2 27 (35.53%) Analytics
3 21 (27.63%) Tag Management
3 21 (27.63%) Web Analytics
4 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.11%) TDD
6 8 (10.53%) MVC
6 8 (10.53%) OO
7 7 (9.21%) Android Development
8 6 (7.89%) BDD
8 6 (7.89%) OOP
8 6 (7.89%) Open Source
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps
9 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Scrum
10 4 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.26%) Microservices
10 4 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) Scala
3 24 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.11%) Python
6 10 (13.16%) SQL
7 8 (10.53%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) C#
9 6 (7.89%) Kotlin
9 6 (7.89%) Perl
10 5 (6.58%) C
11 4 (5.26%) C++
11 4 (5.26%) PHP 7
11 4 (5.26%) Ruby
12 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.32%) ES6
14 1 (1.32%) GraphQL
14 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 31 (40.79%) HDFS
2 27 (35.53%) Apache Flume
3 14 (18.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (35.53%) Oozie
2 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) Icinga
3 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Cloudera
2 27 (35.53%) Google
3 24 (31.58%) Hortonworks
3 24 (31.58%) MapR
3 24 (31.58%) Salesforce.com
4 23 (30.26%) Talend
5 21 (27.63%) Tealium
6 4 (5.26%) Netezza
6 4 (5.26%) RapidMiner
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
7 2 (2.63%) Twitter
8 1 (1.32%) Capita
8 1 (1.32%) Juniper
8 1 (1.32%) Xamarin