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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 39 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing REST 51 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.59% 3.01% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.75% 8.38% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 27
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £675 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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
434 489 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.10% 35.85% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 356 276
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 27 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 79 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (64.81%) Java
3 48 (44.44%) Spring
4 44 (40.74%) HTML
5 42 (38.89%) JSON
6 39 (36.11%) CSS
6 39 (36.11%) Scrum
7 36 (33.33%) SOAP
8 34 (31.48%) HTML5
9 33 (30.56%) CSS3
10 31 (28.70%) Scala
10 31 (28.70%) Ruby
10 31 (28.70%) Ajax
11 29 (26.85%) TDD
11 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
11 29 (26.85%) JIRA
11 29 (26.85%) Open Source
11 29 (26.85%) Jenkins
12 28 (25.93%) JavaScript
13 26 (24.07%) Python
13 26 (24.07%) Ruby on Rails
13 26 (24.07%) MVC
13 26 (24.07%) Django
14 24 (22.22%) RESTful
14 24 (22.22%) JUnit
15 23 (21.30%) Linux
15 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
15 23 (21.30%) User Experience
16 22 (20.37%) Google
16 22 (20.37%) C#

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 15 (13.89%) Confluence
2 7 (6.48%) Mule
2 7 (6.48%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) CICS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) GitHub
2 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) CloudBees
3 3 (2.78%) IaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 3 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.52%) HTTP
2 5 (4.63%) Firewall
3 4 (3.70%) DNS
3 4 (3.70%) Internet
3 4 (3.70%) LDAP
3 4 (3.70%) SMTP
3 4 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.93%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.74%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.04%) MySQL
4 11 (10.19%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) GIS
7 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
1 29 (26.85%) Jenkins
1 29 (26.85%) JIRA
2 24 (22.22%) JUnit
3 13 (12.04%) Subversion
4 7 (6.48%) Selenium
5 6 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.56%) JMeter
5 6 (5.56%) SonarQube
6 5 (4.63%) Maven
6 5 (4.63%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.70%) FitNesse
7 4 (3.70%) Gatling
7 4 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.70%) Mockito
7 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.85%) jMock
9 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Local Government
3 3 (2.78%) Marketing
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (69.44%) Developer
2 39 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (12.04%) Architect
5 11 (10.19%) Agile Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Scala Developer
7 7 (6.48%) MuleSoft Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Integration Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Agile Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.63%) Tester
10 4 (3.70%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) Spring
2 44 (40.74%) HTML
3 42 (38.89%) JSON
4 39 (36.11%) CSS
5 36 (33.33%) SOAP
6 34 (31.48%) HTML5
7 33 (30.56%) CSS3
8 31 (28.70%) Ajax
9 26 (24.07%) Django
9 26 (24.07%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (22.22%) RESTful
11 21 (19.44%) Guice
11 21 (19.44%) Spring MVC
12 20 (18.52%) Play Framework
13 18 (16.67%) Web Services
14 14 (12.96%) Hibernate
15 10 (9.26%) J2EE
16 8 (7.41%) .NET
16 8 (7.41%) JMS
16 8 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) User Experience
2 9 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (4.63%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.70%) Replication
8 3 (2.78%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.85%) Blog
9 2 (1.85%) Social Media
10 1 (0.93%) Clustering
10 1 (0.93%) iSeries
10 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.93%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.30%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Unix
3 4 (3.70%) Android
4 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.11%) Scrum
3 29 (26.85%) Open Source
3 29 (26.85%) TDD
4 26 (24.07%) MVC
5 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.52%) Front End Development
7 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
9 17 (15.74%) Kanban
10 14 (12.96%) BDD
10 14 (12.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (12.96%) SOA
11 13 (12.04%) DevOps
12 12 (11.11%) API Development
12 12 (11.11%) Microservices
12 12 (11.11%) OO
12 12 (11.11%) Web Design
13 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.81%) Java
2 31 (28.70%) Ruby
2 31 (28.70%) Scala
3 28 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 26 (24.07%) Python
5 22 (20.37%) C#
6 16 (14.81%) SQL
7 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.48%) PHP
9 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.78%) C++
11 2 (1.85%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.85%) Go
11 2 (1.85%) Korn
11 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) COBOL
12 1 (0.93%) Perl
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) FATCA
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.78%) Docker
2 3 (2.78%) vCloud
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
1 7 (6.48%) vRealize
2 1 (0.93%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Google
2 15 (13.89%) Oracle
3 8 (7.41%) MuleSoft
3 8 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) Solace
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
6 1 (0.93%) EMC
6 1 (0.93%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.93%) Magma
6 1 (0.93%) Sage
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Zend