Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 69 105
Rank change year-on-year +27 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 82 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.68% 1.65% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.59% 7.39% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £438 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +56.25% -29.56%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £250
90th Percentile £493 £538 £401
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £440 £320
% change year-on-year -14.77% +37.50% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 562 284 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.04% 22.29% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 149 214
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £264
90th Percentile £525 £532 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £367
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.18% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 60 (73.17%) Java
2 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (56.10%) Jenkins
4 45 (54.88%) Git (software)
5 39 (47.56%) SOAP
6 36 (43.90%) TDD
7 33 (40.24%) Node.js
7 33 (40.24%) Microservices
8 32 (39.02%) Finance
9 30 (36.59%) RESTful
10 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
11 28 (34.15%) API Development
12 27 (32.93%) Spring
13 26 (31.71%) Banking
13 26 (31.71%) Scrum
14 24 (29.27%) IBM
15 21 (25.61%) JSON
15 21 (25.61%) Test Automation
15 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
16 20 (24.39%) Swagger
16 20 (24.39%) SQL
16 20 (24.39%) Web Services
17 19 (23.17%) JIRA
18 18 (21.95%) Spring Boot
19 17 (20.73%) Maven
20 16 (19.51%) Cucumber
20 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
21 15 (18.29%) Android
21 15 (18.29%) QA

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 11 (13.41%) Confluence
2 4 (4.88%) Alfresco
2 4 (4.88%) CMS
2 4 (4.88%) Drupal
2 4 (4.88%) Liferay
2 4 (4.88%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) PaaS
2 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.76%) Sauce Labs
4 6 (7.32%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.20%) Redis
3 4 (4.88%) Big Data
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.66%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (56.10%) Jenkins
2 45 (54.88%) Git (software)
3 19 (23.17%) JIRA
4 17 (20.73%) Maven
5 16 (19.51%) Cucumber
6 15 (18.29%) Selenium
7 13 (15.85%) Bitbucket
8 11 (13.41%) Appium
9 10 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (12.20%) WebDriver
10 8 (9.76%) Protractor
11 6 (7.32%) GitLab
11 6 (7.32%) JUnit
12 5 (6.10%) Calabash
12 5 (6.10%) Jasmine
13 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
13 4 (4.88%) IntelliJ
14 3 (3.66%) NUnit
14 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (39.02%) Finance
2 26 (31.71%) Banking
3 9 (10.98%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.66%) Games
6 3 (3.66%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 20 (24.39%) Tester
4 19 (23.17%) Automation Tester
5 12 (14.63%) Node.js Developer
6 10 (12.20%) QA Automation Tester
6 10 (12.20%) QA Tester
7 7 (8.54%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Android Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Cloud Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Automation Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.88%) MongoDB Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Senior QA Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (47.56%) SOAP
2 33 (40.24%) Node.js
3 30 (36.59%) RESTful
4 27 (32.93%) Spring
5 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
5 21 (25.61%) JSON
6 20 (24.39%) Swagger
6 20 (24.39%) Web Services
7 18 (21.95%) Spring Boot
8 12 (14.63%) Java EE
8 12 (14.63%) OAuth
9 8 (9.76%) HTML
10 7 (8.54%) J2EE
11 6 (7.32%) Apache Camel
12 5 (6.10%) Spring Security
13 4 (4.88%) .NET
13 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.88%) Kafka
13 4 (4.88%) WCF
13 4 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (3.66%) iPad
2 3 (3.66%) Online Games
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Android
2 12 (14.63%) Apple iOS
3 10 (12.20%) Mac OS X
3 10 (12.20%) Windows
4 6 (7.32%) Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) TDD
3 33 (40.24%) Microservices
4 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (34.15%) API Development
6 26 (31.71%) Scrum
7 21 (25.61%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.63%) Open Source
9 11 (13.41%) BDD
9 11 (13.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (12.20%) SDLC
11 9 (10.98%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 8 (9.76%) MVC
13 7 (8.54%) Test-First Development
14 5 (6.10%) Android Development
14 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
15 4 (4.88%) CRM
15 4 (4.88%) Functional Testing
15 4 (4.88%) SOA
15 4 (4.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (73.17%) Java
2 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.39%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) Ruby
5 10 (12.20%) Apple Swift
6 7 (8.54%) C#
7 3 (3.66%) Groovy
7 3 (3.66%) Python
8 2 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.29%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Consul
1 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.66%) Mesos
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Oozie
2 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) IBM
2 8 (9.76%) Apigee
2 8 (9.76%) MuleSoft
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) WSO2
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) OpenText
5 3 (3.66%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.22%) Nuxeo
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com