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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 108 87
Rank change year-on-year +57 -21  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 50 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.76% 0.64% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.12% 2.99% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 16
Median daily rate £425 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.71% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £375
% change year-on-year -2.67% +9.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £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 381 501 478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 21.04% 21.26% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 302 300
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.57% -46.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Reading +25 21 £390 +11.42% 10
Newbury +12 9 £413 +37.50% 2
Slough +6 3 £363 -
Windsor - 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 £525 -
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Scrum
3 25 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (38.33%) Java
5 23 (38.33%) DevOps
6 21 (35.00%) Web Services
7 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 19 (31.67%) Maven
8 17 (28.33%) .NET
9 16 (26.67%) HTML
10 15 (25.00%) C#
10 15 (25.00%) CSS
10 15 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (23.33%) SQL
11 14 (23.33%) Oracle
12 13 (21.67%) Windows
13 12 (20.00%) Linux
13 12 (20.00%) Subversion
13 12 (20.00%) jQuery
13 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
13 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 10 (16.67%) Kanban
14 10 (16.67%) TDD
14 10 (16.67%) MySQL
15 9 (15.00%) PHP
15 9 (15.00%) HTTP
15 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) LDAP
2 3 (5.00%) Skype
2 3 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) AMQP
3 1 (1.67%) BGP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.67%) OSPF
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VLAN
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.67%) MySQL
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.33%) Redis
6 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.67%) Maven
3 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (20.00%) Subversion
4 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (11.67%) Ant
6 7 (11.67%) MSBuild
7 6 (10.00%) PHPUnit
8 4 (6.67%) Selenium
9 3 (5.00%) JMeter
9 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (3.33%) Fiddler
10 2 (3.33%) JUnit
10 2 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
10 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Digital Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Web Services
2 17 (28.33%) .NET
3 16 (26.67%) HTML
4 15 (25.00%) CSS
5 12 (20.00%) jQuery
6 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.33%) Node.js
8 7 (11.67%) Java EE
8 7 (11.67%) WebCenter
9 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (10.00%) Doctrine
9 6 (10.00%) HTML5
9 6 (10.00%) Kafka
9 6 (10.00%) Laravel
9 6 (10.00%) LESS
9 6 (10.00%) OAuth
9 6 (10.00%) Sass
9 6 (10.00%) SOAP
9 6 (10.00%) Spring
9 6 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.33%) Debian
4 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Scrum
3 23 (38.33%) DevOps
4 15 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.67%) Kanban
6 10 (16.67%) TDD
7 8 (13.33%) BDD
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.00%) API Development
9 6 (10.00%) User Stories
10 5 (8.33%) Microservices
10 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
11 4 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
11 4 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (38.33%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) C#
4 14 (23.33%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.00%) PHP 5
7 6 (10.00%) PHP 7
7 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.33%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) Java 9
10 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) CCNP
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Kibana
2 1 (1.67%) logstash
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 7 (11.67%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.67%) Sony