Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 13 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.71% 0.36% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.40% 1.64% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Slough median daily rate £400 £465 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.98% +43.08% +5.86%
10th Percentile £330 £448 £150
90th Percentile £525 £483 £437
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.28% 21.86% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 55
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £235 £178
90th Percentile £512 £525 £478
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -46.67% +20.00% -61.54%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Slough

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Slough

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Slough over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for REST.

1 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 9 (69.23%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Magento
4 6 (46.15%) Sass
4 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
4 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
5 5 (38.46%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
7 3 (23.08%) LESS
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Magento Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Architect
5 2 (15.38%) SOA Architect
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) LESS
5 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) e-Health
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) DoDAF
5 2 (15.38%) EAI
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) SOQL
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Capistrano
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) NetApp
1 3 (23.08%) Twitter
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP