Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 17 June 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 26 46
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 -
Contract jobs citing REST 45 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.39% 5.46% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.35% 32.10% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 4
Bracknell median daily rate £538 £450 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £428 £425 £475
90th Percentile £573 £556 £562
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - -

REST 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 Bracknell with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 131 81 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 33.16% 17.02% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 41
Bracknell median daily rate £438 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% - +35.71%
10th Percentile £252 £303 £213
90th Percentile £564 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 15
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -58.33%
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -46.67% +20.00% -61.54%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Bracknell

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Bracknell

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Bracknell over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
3 25 (55.56%) JIRA
4 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (48.89%) Java
6 21 (46.67%) TDD
7 19 (42.22%) Pair Programming
7 19 (42.22%) Scrum
7 19 (42.22%) AngularJS
8 18 (40.00%) Node.js
9 17 (37.78%) User Stories
9 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
9 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (37.78%) Spring
9 17 (37.78%) Java 8
10 16 (35.56%) Web Services
10 16 (35.56%) BDD
11 15 (33.33%) Confluence
11 15 (33.33%) Mercurial
11 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 15 (33.33%) Kanban
11 15 (33.33%) DevOps
12 14 (31.11%) React
12 14 (31.11%) Apache Solr
12 14 (31.11%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (28.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (28.89%) QA
13 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
13 13 (28.89%) Docker

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 15 (33.33%) Confluence
2 14 (31.11%) Apache Solr
2 14 (31.11%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.89%) AWS Lambda
2 13 (28.89%) Serverless
3 9 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (8.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
5 4 (8.89%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (8.89%) CloudFront
5 4 (8.89%) PaaS
5 4 (8.89%) SaaS
6 2 (4.44%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (8.89%) MQTT
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
2 25 (55.56%) JIRA
3 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 10 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 10 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (17.78%) IntelliJ
6 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
6 7 (15.56%) Gradle
6 7 (15.56%) JUnit
6 7 (15.56%) Maven
7 4 (8.89%) Checkstyle
7 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
8 2 (4.44%) Mocha
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium
8 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) React Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Senior React Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) AngularJS
2 18 (40.00%) Node.js
3 17 (37.78%) Spring
4 16 (35.56%) Web Services
5 14 (31.11%) React
6 12 (26.67%) CSS
6 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) SOAP
8 10 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (22.22%) Java EE
9 9 (20.00%) CSS3
9 9 (20.00%) HTML5
9 9 (20.00%) LESS
9 9 (20.00%) Sass
10 7 (15.56%) JSF
10 7 (15.56%) Spring MVC
10 7 (15.56%) Struts
11 5 (11.11%) XML
12 4 (8.89%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (22.22%) User Experience
3 4 (8.89%) Infotainment
3 4 (8.89%) Life Science
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (46.67%) TDD
4 19 (42.22%) Pair Programming
4 19 (42.22%) Scrum
5 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
5 17 (37.78%) User Stories
6 16 (35.56%) BDD
7 15 (33.33%) DevOps
7 15 (33.33%) Kanban
8 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
9 12 (26.67%) SOA
10 11 (24.44%) API Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
11 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
11 10 (22.22%) OO
11 10 (22.22%) OOP
11 10 (22.22%) SDLC
12 9 (20.00%) Microservices
12 9 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) Java 8
4 7 (15.56%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) MCSE
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Google