Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 February 2020 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 > Slough
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 40 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.69% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.67% 1.09% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Slough median daily rate £380 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £334 £500 £513
90th Percentile £515 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £575
% change year-on-year - -26.09% +29.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 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 61 92 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.83% 26.67% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 69 38
Slough median daily rate £479 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +18.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £345 £225 £313
90th Percentile £560 £550 £521
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £77.50 £38.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% +17.42% -28.26%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Slough

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Slough

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Slough over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) API Design
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Azure
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Docker
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) Junos
6 3 (25.00%) Cobbler
6 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (25.00%) KVM
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Perl

RESTful
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 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Azure
2 4 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (16.67%) Kong
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Junos
1 3 (25.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 2 (16.67%) React
2 2 (16.67%) React Native
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) API Design
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Co-Creation
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Clojure
4 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) KVM
2 3 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (25.00%) Icinga
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Juniper
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Mirantis
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (25.00%) VMware