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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing REST 39 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.65% 1.04% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 3.90% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
599 410 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.64% 26.62% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 315 294
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.85 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 78 (81.25%) Java
2 73 (76.04%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (60.42%) TDD
4 39 (40.63%) Spring
5 29 (30.21%) HTML
6 24 (25.00%) Linux
7 23 (23.96%) BDD
8 21 (21.88%) Unix
8 21 (21.88%) Retail
9 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (18.75%) JSON
10 18 (18.75%) SOAP
11 17 (17.71%) Oracle
11 17 (17.71%) Mac OS X
11 17 (17.71%) Relational Database
11 17 (17.71%) MongoDB
11 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
12 16 (16.67%) HTTP
13 15 (15.63%) Subversion
13 15 (15.63%) Ruby
13 15 (15.63%) Hibernate
14 14 (14.58%) Scrum
14 14 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (14.58%) Microservices
14 14 (14.58%) Jenkins
15 13 (13.54%) RESTful
15 13 (13.54%) Scala
15 13 (13.54%) Unit Testing
15 13 (13.54%) Web Services
15 13 (13.54%) XML

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 13 (13.54%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.33%) nginx
3 5 (5.21%) Apache
3 5 (5.21%) Jetty
4 3 (3.13%) Confluence
5 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Exchequer
1 2 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) HTTP
2 5 (5.21%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) MongoDB
1 17 (17.71%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.42%) Neo4j
2 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.21%) Redis
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.04%) Big Data
7 1 (1.04%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.63%) Subversion
3 14 (14.58%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.46%) Cucumber
4 11 (11.46%) Mockito
5 10 (10.42%) Maven
6 9 (9.38%) JUnit
7 6 (6.25%) Selenium
8 5 (5.21%) JIRA
9 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.08%) Appium
10 2 (2.08%) Gradle
10 2 (2.08%) Hudson
10 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.04%) JMeter
11 1 (1.04%) jMock
General
1 21 (21.88%) Retail
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (81.25%) Developer
2 67 (69.79%) Java Developer
3 33 (34.38%) Agile Developer
4 32 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 30 (31.25%) Senior Developer
5 30 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (22.92%) Senior Agile Developer
6 22 (22.92%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 12 (12.50%) Architect
8 9 (9.38%) Digital Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.21%) HTML Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Angular Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Digital Architect
12 3 (3.13%) Java Engineer
12 3 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Senior Architect
12 3 (3.13%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) Spring
2 29 (30.21%) HTML
3 18 (18.75%) JSON
3 18 (18.75%) SOAP
4 15 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 13 (13.54%) RESTful
5 13 (13.54%) Web Services
5 13 (13.54%) XML
6 11 (11.46%) Dropwizard
6 11 (11.46%) JAX-RS
7 10 (10.42%) CSS
8 8 (8.33%) HTML5
9 7 (7.29%) .NET
9 7 (7.29%) CSS3
9 7 (7.29%) Play Framework
10 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.25%) Django
10 6 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.21%) Node.js
12 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.08%) iPhone
3 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) CMDB
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.04%) iPad
4 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Linux
2 21 (21.88%) Unix
3 17 (17.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.08%) Android
4 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.04%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (60.42%) TDD
3 23 (23.96%) BDD
4 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.58%) Microservices
5 14 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (14.58%) Scrum
6 13 (13.54%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.50%) Web Design
8 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.46%) Web Development
9 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.38%) API Development
10 9 (9.38%) Open Source
11 8 (8.33%) MVC
12 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.29%) Low Latency
13 6 (6.25%) Coaching
13 6 (6.25%) High Availability
13 6 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (81.25%) Java
2 15 (15.63%) Ruby
3 13 (13.54%) Scala
4 11 (11.46%) Python
5 10 (10.42%) C#
5 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 5 (5.21%) SQL
7 3 (3.13%) Perl
8 2 (2.08%) Groovy
8 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) ES6
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Docker
2 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) VMware
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.04%) Akamai
5 1 (1.04%) Perforce
5 1 (1.04%) Splunk
5 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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