Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 31 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 -6
Contract jobs citing REST 51 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 9.16% 4.55% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.65% 23.21% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 6
Bracknell median daily rate £513 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% -13.16% +69.64%
10th Percentile £403 £363 £425
90th Percentile £581 £510 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 178 112 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 31.96% 19.58% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 57 69
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £258 £113 £269
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Bracknell median hourly rate £20.50 - £12.50
10th Percentile £19.25 - £12.25
90th Percentile £21.75 - £49.20
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.19% -6.25%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 51 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (92.16%) TDD
3 43 (84.31%) Pair Programming
4 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
5 38 (74.51%) Scrum
6 35 (68.63%) User Stories
7 34 (66.67%) Unit Testing
8 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (64.71%) JIRA
8 33 (64.71%) Jenkins
9 30 (58.82%) Web Services
10 29 (56.86%) BDD
10 29 (56.86%) React
11 28 (54.90%) DevOps
11 28 (54.90%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (54.90%) Confluence
11 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
11 28 (54.90%) Kanban
12 27 (52.94%) Mercurial
12 27 (52.94%) AngularJS
12 27 (52.94%) Node.js
13 26 (50.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (50.98%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (50.98%) Serverless
14 25 (49.02%) Microservices
14 25 (49.02%) Software Engineering
15 22 (43.14%) Spring
15 22 (43.14%) Java
16 18 (35.29%) HTML
16 18 (35.29%) Functional Programming

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 28 (54.90%) Confluence
2 12 (23.53%) Apache Solr
2 12 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (21.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) BusinessWare
Cloud Services
1 28 (54.90%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (50.98%) AWS Lambda
2 26 (50.98%) Serverless
3 15 (29.41%) Amazon Kinesis
3 15 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon S3
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (21.57%) CloudFront
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (11.76%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (64.71%) Jenkins
1 33 (64.71%) JIRA
2 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
3 27 (52.94%) Mercurial
4 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
4 16 (31.37%) JUnit
4 16 (31.37%) Maven
5 15 (29.41%) Gradle
5 15 (29.41%) IntelliJ
6 11 (21.57%) Checkstyle
6 11 (21.57%) SonarQube
7 10 (19.61%) Jasmine
7 10 (19.61%) Mocha
8 5 (9.80%) Bitbucket
8 5 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 14 (27.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) React Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Java Developer
3 14 (27.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Backend Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior React Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (3.92%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) Web Services
2 29 (56.86%) React
3 27 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 27 (52.94%) Node.js
4 22 (43.14%) Spring
5 18 (35.29%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) JSF
6 15 (29.41%) Spring MVC
6 15 (29.41%) Struts
7 13 (25.49%) CSS
7 13 (25.49%) CSS3
7 13 (25.49%) HTML5
8 12 (23.53%) LESS
8 12 (23.53%) Sass
9 10 (19.61%) Jest
10 7 (13.73%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) Java EE
11 5 (9.80%) JSON
11 5 (9.80%) JSP
12 2 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) User Experience
2 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) EPoS
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (92.16%) TDD
3 43 (84.31%) Pair Programming
4 38 (74.51%) Scrum
5 35 (68.63%) User Stories
6 34 (66.67%) Unit Testing
7 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (56.86%) BDD
9 28 (54.90%) DevOps
9 28 (54.90%) Kanban
10 25 (49.02%) Microservices
10 25 (49.02%) Software Engineering
11 18 (35.29%) Functional Programming
12 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
13 16 (31.37%) Release Management
13 16 (31.37%) Test Scripting
14 15 (29.41%) MVC
14 15 (29.41%) OOP
14 15 (29.41%) SOA
15 12 (23.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 17 (33.33%) Java 8
4 10 (19.61%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.92%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Vitria