Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 June 2019 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 53 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 +32
Contract jobs citing REST 33 58 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.93% 3.78% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.86% 11.58% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 32
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +19.72% -33.95%
10th Percentile £375 £343 £310
90th Percentile £563 £575 £425
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.92% -20.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 304 501 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 26.97% 32.62% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 305 167
Milton Keynes median daily rate £455 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £321 £325 £309
90th Percentile £638 £556 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £45.84 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £44.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -23.16% +105.81% -28.33%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Milton Keynes

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Milton Keynes

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for REST.

1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Banking
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) SOAP
5 10 (30.30%) JIRA
5 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
5 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
6 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 8 (24.24%) Microservices
7 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
7 8 (24.24%) Web Services
7 8 (24.24%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) .NET
8 7 (21.21%) Scrum
8 7 (21.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 6 (18.18%) Pivotal Tracker
9 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.18%) API Development
9 6 (18.18%) Trello
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.18%) Contract for Difference
9 6 (18.18%) Velocity
9 6 (18.18%) Kanban
10 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
10 5 (15.15%) Spring
10 5 (15.15%) RESTful
10 5 (15.15%) QA
10 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Trello
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) GitHub
2 5 (15.15%) OpenShift
3 4 (12.12%) PaaS
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.03%) npm
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) NuoDB
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.06%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.18%) Pivotal Tracker
4 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (9.09%) Maven
6 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Appium
7 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) Grunt
7 1 (3.03%) Mocha
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) webpack
7 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) JIRA Specialist
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Report Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Backend Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.03%) JIRA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) SOAP
2 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) .NET
5 6 (18.18%) Velocity
6 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) RESTful
6 5 (15.15%) Spring
6 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
6 5 (15.15%) Vue.js
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) JSON
7 4 (12.12%) Node.js
7 4 (12.12%) React
8 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
9 2 (6.06%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (6.06%) RAML
9 2 (6.06%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Contract for Difference
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Microservices
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) API Development
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) Kanban
4 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (12.12%) SOLID
6 4 (12.12%) YAGNI
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) Java 8
6 3 (9.09%) Apple Swift
6 3 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) ES6
8 1 (3.03%) Kotlin
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSD
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) IBM
2 4 (12.12%) Micro Focus
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) OutSystems
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin