Period
to 24 February 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 24 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 37 44
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 40 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 8.23% 2.95% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.78% 15.24% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 10
Bracknell median daily rate £510 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +60.71% -15.15%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
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 144 105 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 29.63% 19.37% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 34
Bracknell median daily rate £388 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +28.57% +6.87%
10th Percentile £143 £312 £202
90th Percentile £510 £575 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Bracknell median hourly rate - £29.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.19% -37.34%
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.26% +2.22% +38.46%

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 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (57.50%) TDD
3 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
4 19 (47.50%) BDD
5 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (42.50%) Java
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
6 17 (42.50%) JIRA
7 15 (37.50%) Kanban
8 14 (35.00%) Spring
9 13 (32.50%) Web Services
9 13 (32.50%) SOAP
9 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
9 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
9 13 (32.50%) React
10 12 (30.00%) XML
11 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
11 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (27.50%) User Stories
11 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
11 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 11 (27.50%) Apache Solr
11 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
12 10 (25.00%) Mercurial
12 10 (25.00%) Confluence
12 10 (25.00%) Node.js
12 10 (25.00%) DevOps
13 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS

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 11 (27.50%) Apache Solr
1 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (25.00%) Confluence
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (17.50%) PaaS
2 7 (17.50%) SaaS
2 7 (17.50%) Serverless
3 5 (12.50%) Firebase
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (10.00%) CloudFront
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.00%) GitHub
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) HTTP
1 7 (17.50%) MQTT
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (17.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 17 (42.50%) JIRA
3 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 8 (20.00%) IntelliJ
6 7 (17.50%) Bitbucket
6 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
6 7 (17.50%) Gradle
6 7 (17.50%) JUnit
6 7 (17.50%) Maven
6 7 (17.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (10.00%) Checkstyle
7 4 (10.00%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (17.50%) Automotive
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 9 (22.50%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.00%) React Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# WCF Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.00%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.00%) WCF Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Spring
2 13 (32.50%) React
2 13 (32.50%) SOAP
2 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 12 (30.00%) XML
4 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.00%) Node.js
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.50%) .NET
8 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (17.50%) Java EE
8 7 (17.50%) JSF
8 7 (17.50%) PostGIS
8 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
8 7 (17.50%) Struts
8 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (17.50%) WCF
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.50%) Infotainment
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Life Science
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (57.50%) TDD
3 19 (47.50%) BDD
4 17 (42.50%) Scrum
5 15 (37.50%) Kanban
6 11 (27.50%) MVC
6 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
6 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
6 11 (27.50%) User Stories
7 10 (25.00%) DevOps
8 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (22.50%) SOA
9 7 (17.50%) Data Integration
9 7 (17.50%) Microservices
9 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
9 7 (17.50%) SDLC
9 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
9 7 (17.50%) Telematics
9 7 (17.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) XPath
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) MCSE
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) Google