The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 35 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing REST 52 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.59% 3.15% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.68% 9.16% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 30
Median daily rate £444 £489 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% +22.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £293 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £608 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-36.60% -16.66%
REST
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
410 557 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.16% 34.36% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 369 250
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Leeds region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Leeds region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for REST.

1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) Java
3 49 (48.51%) JSON
4 48 (47.52%) HTML
5 46 (45.54%) Spring
6 45 (44.55%) CSS
7 41 (40.59%) Scrum
8 40 (39.60%) HTML5
9 39 (38.61%) JIRA
9 39 (38.61%) Ajax
10 38 (37.62%) CSS3
11 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
12 33 (32.67%) Ruby
13 32 (31.68%) Scala
14 31 (30.69%) Open Source
15 30 (29.70%) Django
15 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
15 30 (29.70%) Ruby on Rails
15 30 (29.70%) MVC
15 30 (29.70%) SOAP
15 30 (29.70%) Linux
16 29 (28.71%) Python
16 29 (28.71%) C#
17 28 (27.72%) Front End Development
18 27 (26.73%) Guice
18 27 (26.73%) Spring MVC
18 27 (26.73%) Google
19 26 (25.74%) RESTful
19 26 (25.74%) Relational Database
20 25 (24.75%) User Experience

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (21.78%) Confluence
2 6 (5.94%) Mule
2 6 (5.94%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) GitHub
2 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) CloudBees
2 4 (3.96%) IaaS
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.96%) OpenShift
2 4 (3.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.75%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) LDAP
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.99%) SMTP
4 1 (0.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.88%) MySQL
3 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.90%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.97%) DB2
8 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.99%) GIS
9 1 (0.99%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (38.61%) JIRA
2 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
3 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
4 25 (24.75%) JUnit
5 22 (21.78%) Subversion
6 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.95%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.96%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.96%) Maven
7 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.97%) JMeter
8 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.98%) Gatling
9 2 (1.98%) Gradle
9 2 (1.98%) Mockito
9 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (6.93%) Retail
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Local Government
4 1 (0.99%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (71.29%) Developer
2 32 (31.68%) Java Developer
3 29 (28.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (13.86%) Agile Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Architect
6 11 (10.89%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Scala Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (5.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (5.94%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Integration Developer
9 6 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.94%) MuleSoft Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Agile Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Java Architect
11 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) JSON
2 48 (47.52%) HTML
3 46 (45.54%) Spring
4 45 (44.55%) CSS
5 40 (39.60%) HTML5
6 39 (38.61%) Ajax
7 38 (37.62%) CSS3
8 30 (29.70%) Django
8 30 (29.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 30 (29.70%) SOAP
9 27 (26.73%) Guice
9 27 (26.73%) Spring MVC
10 26 (25.74%) RESTful
11 24 (23.76%) Play Framework
12 14 (13.86%) Web Services
13 11 (10.89%) JMS
14 9 (8.91%) J2EE
15 8 (7.92%) Hibernate
16 7 (6.93%) .NET
16 7 (6.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) User Experience
2 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) PKI
5 3 (2.97%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.97%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.98%) Blog
6 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.98%) Social Media
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.99%) iSeries
7 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Linux
2 8 (7.92%) Unix
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) Scrum
3 31 (30.69%) Open Source
4 30 (29.70%) MVC
5 28 (27.72%) Front End Development
6 23 (22.77%) Automated Testing
7 22 (21.78%) Configuration Management
7 22 (21.78%) TDD
8 21 (20.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
10 19 (18.81%) Web Design
11 17 (16.83%) OWASP
12 15 (14.85%) API Development
12 15 (14.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
13 13 (12.87%) Line Management
13 13 (12.87%) Web Development
14 12 (11.88%) Kanban
15 11 (10.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) Ruby
3 32 (31.68%) Scala
4 29 (28.71%) C#
4 29 (28.71%) Python
5 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.89%) SQL
7 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.93%) PHP
9 3 (2.97%) C++
10 2 (1.98%) Korn
10 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) COBOL
11 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) CCNP
2 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.97%) MCSE
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.97%) RHCE
3 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) HL7
3 2 (1.98%) FATCA
4 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) vSphere
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Puppet
2 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) vRealize
3 1 (0.99%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Google
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 8 (7.92%) MuleSoft
4 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) Solace
8 1 (0.99%) Cisco
8 1 (0.99%) EMC
8 1 (0.99%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.99%) Perforce
8 1 (0.99%) Zend