Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 31 77
Rank change year-on-year -29 +46 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 54 88 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.50% 5.97% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.69% 23.66% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £350 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -34.88% +26.47%
10th Percentile £340 £271 £340
90th Percentile £564 £425 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £383 £500
% change year-on-year +14.38% -23.50% +17.65%
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 505 372 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.75% 25.24% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 178 184
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £263
90th Percentile £556 £488 £567
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +9.68% +6.16% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £52.50 - £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 - £16.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £44.25 £21.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +105.81% -42.67% +44.23%

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 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for REST.

1 33 (61.11%) Web Services
2 31 (57.41%) SOAP
3 29 (53.70%) Java
4 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
7 20 (37.04%) SQL
8 18 (33.33%) JIRA
8 18 (33.33%) TDD
9 17 (31.48%) MVC
10 15 (27.78%) XML
10 15 (27.78%) Spring
10 15 (27.78%) JSON
11 14 (25.93%) AngularJS
11 14 (25.93%) Confluence
11 14 (25.93%) OpenShift
12 13 (24.07%) Microservices
12 13 (24.07%) Open Source
12 13 (24.07%) Ruby
12 13 (24.07%) Python
12 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
12 13 (24.07%) IBM
13 12 (22.22%) Tomcat
13 12 (22.22%) Linux
13 12 (22.22%) RESTful
13 12 (22.22%) Redis
14 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
14 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration

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 14 (25.93%) Confluence
2 12 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) NServiceBus
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) Drupal
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) OpenShift
2 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.26%) SaaS
4 4 (7.41%) PaaS
4 4 (7.41%) Sauce Labs
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) Redis
2 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
3 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 9 (16.67%) MySQL
5 8 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (14.81%) NuoDB
5 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.70%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
3 18 (33.33%) JIRA
4 8 (14.81%) Selenium
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.26%) Appium
6 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.26%) Bitbucket
6 5 (9.26%) Maven
6 5 (9.26%) WebDriver
6 5 (9.26%) WebStorm
7 4 (7.41%) Calabash
7 4 (7.41%) Gradle
8 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (5.56%) Mocha
9 2 (3.70%) git-flow
9 2 (3.70%) NWDI
9 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 9 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 9 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 9 (16.67%) Tester
4 8 (14.81%) Java Automation Tester
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Python Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) Web Services
2 31 (57.41%) SOAP
3 15 (27.78%) JSON
3 15 (27.78%) Spring
3 15 (27.78%) XML
4 14 (25.93%) AngularJS
5 12 (22.22%) RESTful
6 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
7 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.67%) LAMP
7 9 (16.67%) Swagger
8 8 (14.81%) HTML
8 8 (14.81%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (14.81%) RAML
8 8 (14.81%) Spring Boot
8 8 (14.81%) YAML
9 7 (12.96%) .NET
9 7 (12.96%) Angular 2
9 7 (12.96%) CSS
10 6 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
1 11 (20.37%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Android
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (9.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) MVC
4 13 (24.07%) Microservices
4 13 (24.07%) Open Source
5 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) DevOps
6 10 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) SDLC
9 6 (11.11%) Scrum
10 5 (9.26%) API Development
10 5 (9.26%) CRM
11 4 (7.41%) BDD
11 4 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 4 (7.41%) OO
11 4 (7.41%) QA Automation
11 4 (7.41%) Web Development
12 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.07%) Python
3 13 (24.07%) Ruby
4 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (9.26%) Apple Swift
6 5 (9.26%) Java 8
6 5 (9.26%) VB
7 4 (7.41%) ABAP
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) IBM
2 5 (9.26%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Xamarin