Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 22 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.

RESTful
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +34 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.41% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 2.94% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 9
Reading median daily rate £381 £338 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -18.67% -11.47%
10th Percentile £305 £250 £388
90th Percentile £535 £454 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +33.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

RESTful 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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 322 306 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.06% 20.61% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 181 333
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.08% +7.96%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £283
90th Percentile £525 £488 £548
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £50.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -60.99% +164.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £15.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +42.22% -39.60% +96.05%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Reading

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Reading

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Reading over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Reading region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (48.39%) DevOps
3 14 (45.16%) Node.js
4 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 13 (41.94%) Docker
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) Apache
7 9 (29.03%) Project Management
7 9 (29.03%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) MVC
7 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) nginx
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) Ajax
8 8 (25.81%) Perl
8 8 (25.81%) XML
8 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) Workflow
10 6 (19.35%) Maven
10 6 (19.35%) .NET
10 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.13%) OAuth
11 5 (16.13%) HTTP
11 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 8 (25.81%) nginx
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.90%) Redis
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Ant
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Hudson
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.23%) TestRail
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 14 (45.16%) Node.js
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
5 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 8 (25.81%) Ajax
6 8 (25.81%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) OAuth
9 4 (12.90%) J2EE
10 3 (9.68%) Kafka
10 3 (9.68%) OpenID
10 3 (9.68%) REST
10 3 (9.68%) Spring
11 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
11 2 (6.45%) OAuth2
12 1 (3.23%) Apache FOP
12 1 (3.23%) Java EE
12 1 (3.23%) JSP
12 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Fintech
1 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Debian
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Workflow
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.90%) API Development
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) Perl
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.23%) Java 9
8 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (3.23%) Icinga
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) IBM
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin