Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 33 54
Rank change year-on-year +14 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 36 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 8.76% 4.04% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% 21.78% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 6
Bracknell median daily rate £479 £500 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% -3.61% +22.06%
10th Percentile £382 £363 £475
90th Percentile £575 £570 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - £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 116 101 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 28.22% 18.57% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 55 64
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -30.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £206 £113 £265
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 23
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -62.69%
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% +20.00% -62.69%

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 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) TDD
2 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 27 (75.00%) Scrum
4 26 (72.22%) Pair Programming
5 23 (63.89%) JIRA
5 23 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (63.89%) Jenkins
6 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
6 19 (52.78%) User Stories
6 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
7 18 (50.00%) Kanban
7 18 (50.00%) Web Services
7 18 (50.00%) React
7 18 (50.00%) DevOps
7 18 (50.00%) Node.js
7 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 18 (50.00%) Mercurial
7 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (50.00%) Confluence
7 18 (50.00%) BDD
8 17 (47.22%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (47.22%) Serverless
8 17 (47.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 17 (47.22%) Java
9 16 (44.44%) QA
9 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
10 15 (41.67%) HTML
10 15 (41.67%) Microservices
11 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting

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 18 (50.00%) Confluence
2 9 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (19.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (47.22%) AWS Lambda
2 17 (47.22%) Serverless
3 10 (27.78%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (19.44%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Jenkins
1 23 (63.89%) JIRA
2 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 8 (22.22%) Gradle
3 8 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 8 (22.22%) JUnit
3 8 (22.22%) Maven
4 7 (19.44%) Checkstyle
4 7 (19.44%) Jasmine
4 7 (19.44%) Mocha
4 7 (19.44%) SonarQube
5 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
6 5 (13.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) React Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Senior React Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Tester
11 1 (2.78%) Architect
11 1 (2.78%) Database Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
2 18 (50.00%) Node.js
2 18 (50.00%) React
2 18 (50.00%) Web Services
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) Spring
5 12 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (30.56%) CSS3
6 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 11 (30.56%) LESS
6 11 (30.56%) Sass
7 8 (22.22%) JSF
7 8 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 8 (22.22%) Struts
8 7 (19.44%) Jest
9 5 (13.89%) Java EE
10 4 (11.11%) XML
11 3 (8.33%) J2EE
11 3 (8.33%) JSON
11 3 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) User Experience
2 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) TDD
3 27 (75.00%) Scrum
4 26 (72.22%) Pair Programming
5 23 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
6 19 (52.78%) User Stories
7 18 (50.00%) BDD
7 18 (50.00%) DevOps
7 18 (50.00%) Kanban
8 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
9 15 (41.67%) Microservices
10 14 (38.89%) Release Management
10 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
11 12 (33.33%) API Testing
12 11 (30.56%) Functional Programming
12 11 (30.56%) OO
12 11 (30.56%) OOP
13 10 (27.78%) Functional Testing
13 10 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) Java 8
4 8 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Xamarin