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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 55 61
Rank change year-on-year +39 +6  
Contract jobs citing REST 66 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.97% 1.06% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.33% 4.52% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 7
Median daily rate £345 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 225 155 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.57% 23.41% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 123
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for REST.

1 64 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (68.89%) Java
3 50 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 49 (54.44%) Git (software)
5 38 (42.22%) SOAP
6 35 (38.89%) Scrum
7 33 (36.67%) TDD
7 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (36.67%) AngularJS
8 32 (35.56%) Node.js
9 31 (34.44%) Spring
9 31 (34.44%) SQL
9 31 (34.44%) Microservices
10 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 30 (33.33%) Finance
10 30 (33.33%) IBM
11 29 (32.22%) Banking
12 28 (31.11%) Web Services
13 27 (30.00%) Test Automation
14 24 (26.67%) RESTful
14 24 (26.67%) MongoDB
14 24 (26.67%) JIRA
15 22 (24.44%) Internet
16 20 (22.22%) QA
16 20 (22.22%) JSON
16 20 (22.22%) Mobile App
17 19 (21.11%) Java EE
17 19 (21.11%) XML
18 18 (20.00%) API Development
19 16 (17.78%) Spring Boot

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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 7 (7.78%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.67%) Apache
3 5 (5.56%) Drupal
3 5 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.33%) Alfresco
4 3 (3.33%) CMS
4 3 (3.33%) Confluence
4 3 (3.33%) Liferay
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 11 (12.22%) PaaS
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) AMQP
2 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) ATM
3 1 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.89%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.22%) Redis
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 50 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 49 (54.44%) Git (software)
3 24 (26.67%) JIRA
4 15 (16.67%) Maven
5 14 (15.56%) Protractor
6 11 (12.22%) Selenium
7 10 (11.11%) Bitbucket
7 10 (11.11%) Calabash
7 10 (11.11%) JUnit
7 10 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (11.11%) Mocha
8 9 (10.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (10.00%) GitLab
9 5 (5.56%) Gradle
9 5 (5.56%) Spock
10 3 (3.33%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (2.22%) git-flow
11 2 (2.22%) Mockito
11 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (33.33%) Finance
2 29 (32.22%) Banking
3 14 (15.56%) Retail
4 10 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Games
6 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (63.33%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 24 (26.67%) Tester
4 23 (25.56%) Automation Tester
5 12 (13.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 12 (13.33%) QA Tester
6 9 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Architect
7 7 (7.78%) MongoDB Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Automation Tester
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Tester
11 3 (3.33%) Java Automation Tester
11 3 (3.33%) Software Architect
11 3 (3.33%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.22%) Salesforce Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.22%) SOAP
2 33 (36.67%) AngularJS
3 32 (35.56%) Node.js
4 31 (34.44%) Spring
5 28 (31.11%) Web Services
6 24 (26.67%) RESTful
7 20 (22.22%) JSON
8 19 (21.11%) Java EE
8 19 (21.11%) XML
9 16 (17.78%) Spring Boot
10 14 (15.56%) HTML
11 13 (14.44%) jQuery
11 13 (14.44%) Swagger
12 12 (13.33%) Apache Camel
12 12 (13.33%) CSS
13 11 (12.22%) Grails
14 10 (11.11%) Chai
15 9 (10.00%) Hibernate
15 9 (10.00%) Spring Integration
15 9 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.78%) Online Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (4.44%) iPad
4 4 (4.44%) Online Games
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Android
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.89%) Scrum
3 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (36.67%) TDD
4 31 (34.44%) Microservices
5 27 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 18 (20.00%) API Development
7 15 (16.67%) SDLC
8 11 (12.22%) Open Source
9 10 (11.11%) SOA
10 9 (10.00%) Dependency Management
11 8 (8.89%) Build Automation
11 8 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.89%) Workflow
12 7 (7.78%) BDD
12 7 (7.78%) Functional Testing
12 7 (7.78%) MVC
13 6 (6.67%) Low Latency
13 6 (6.67%) QA Automation
13 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.89%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) SQL
3 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.56%) Ruby
5 11 (12.22%) Groovy
6 10 (11.11%) Python
6 10 (11.11%) VB
7 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.33%) C#
8 3 (3.33%) ECMAScript
8 3 (3.33%) ES6
9 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) Clojure
10 1 (1.11%) F#
10 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) Scala
10 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.33%) Marathon
1 3 (3.33%) Mesos
2 1 (1.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) IBM
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.44%) Apigee
4 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.44%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.44%) WSO2
5 3 (3.33%) OpenText
5 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.11%) Perforce
6 1 (1.11%) Xamarin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT
Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
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