The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 25 75 44
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -31
Contract jobs citing REST 81 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.88% 0.48% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.08% 1.30% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 4 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £305 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £343 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% -4.87%
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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
448 385 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.06% 36.67% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 271 115
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £26.75 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £73.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 78 (60.94%) Java
2 74 (57.81%) HTML
3 58 (45.31%) Web Design
3 58 (45.31%) Hibernate
4 57 (44.53%) UNIX
4 57 (44.53%) Linux
4 57 (44.53%) Mac OS X
5 55 (42.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 54 (42.19%) MongoDB
6 54 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (39.84%) JAX-RS
8 50 (39.06%) HTTP
9 49 (38.28%) Relational Database
10 47 (36.72%) Neo4j
11 35 (27.34%) Apex Code
11 35 (27.34%) Salesforce.com
11 35 (27.34%) Configuration Management
12 33 (25.78%) Release Management
12 33 (25.78%) Integration Testing
13 31 (24.22%) TDD
14 28 (21.88%) Subversion
14 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
15 24 (18.75%) SOAP
15 24 (18.75%) BDD
16 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
17 17 (13.28%) C#
18 16 (12.50%) CRM
18 16 (12.50%) JSON
19 15 (11.72%) Web Development
20 13 (10.16%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.69%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Liferay
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SPSS
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 50 (39.06%) HTTP
2 6 (4.69%) Firewall
3 4 (3.13%) CTI
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (42.19%) MongoDB
2 49 (38.28%) Relational Database
3 47 (36.72%) Neo4j
4 11 (8.59%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.69%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.56%) OLAP
7 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.56%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.56%) ROLAP
7 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 28 (21.88%) Subversion
1 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.69%) QUnit
3 6 (4.69%) JUnit
3 6 (4.69%) JMeter
4 2 (1.56%) Mockito
4 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (92.19%) Developer
2 71 (55.47%) Java Developer
3 35 (27.34%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (11.72%) Technical Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Architect
8 4 (3.13%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.56%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (1.56%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.56%) Consultant
10 2 (1.56%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.56%) Data Analytics Architect
11 1 (0.78%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 1 (0.78%) Agile Coach
11 1 (0.78%) Sitecore Developer
11 1 (0.78%) Mobility Architect
11 1 (0.78%) AWS Developer
11 1 (0.78%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (57.81%) HTML
2 58 (45.31%) Hibernate
3 51 (39.84%) JAX-RS
4 24 (18.75%) SOAP
5 16 (12.50%) JSON
6 13 (10.16%) Web Services
6 13 (10.16%) .NET
7 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET
7 10 (7.81%) XML
8 8 (6.25%) CSS
8 8 (6.25%) J2EE
8 8 (6.25%) jQuery
8 8 (6.25%) Ajax
9 7 (5.47%) WCF
10 6 (4.69%) Mustache
10 6 (4.69%) Apache Camel
10 6 (4.69%) JPA
10 6 (4.69%) Drools
10 6 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (4.69%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) PKI
1 6 (4.69%) Smartcard
2 3 (2.34%) IVR
3 2 (1.56%) Replication
3 2 (1.56%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.78%) User Experience
4 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 57 (44.53%) UNIX
1 57 (44.53%) Linux
1 57 (44.53%) Mac OS X
2 6 (4.69%) CentOS
3 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.34%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) Web Design
2 55 (42.97%) Responsive Web Design
3 54 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (27.34%) Configuration Management
5 33 (25.78%) Release Management
5 33 (25.78%) Integration Testing
6 31 (24.22%) TDD
7 24 (18.75%) BDD
8 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
9 16 (12.50%) CRM
10 15 (11.72%) Web Development
11 12 (9.38%) MVC
12 9 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.69%) Workflow
14 5 (3.91%) Scrum
15 4 (3.13%) TOGAF
15 4 (3.13%) Pair Programming
15 4 (3.13%) Kanban
15 4 (3.13%) SOA
16 3 (2.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.94%) Java
2 35 (27.34%) Apex Code
3 17 (13.28%) C#
4 12 (9.38%) SQL
5 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.25%) Python
7 6 (4.69%) PHP
8 2 (1.56%) Ruby
8 2 (1.56%) Scala
9 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (6.25%) Cisco
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.69%) Splunk
4 2 (1.56%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) Avaya
5 1 (0.78%) Mercator
5 1 (0.78%) Perforce
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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