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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 57 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 2.08% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 9.01% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 4
Median daily rate £415 £443 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +14.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00

RESTful 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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 137 233 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.79% 23.12% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 147 166
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £9.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -52.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode

RESTful
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sony
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