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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 74 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Contract jobs citing REST 33 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.28% 0.37% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 1.30% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
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
578 461 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.94% 28.79% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 343 237
Median daily rate £400 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 75 (79.79%) Java
2 74 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (57.45%) TDD
4 40 (42.55%) Spring
5 36 (38.30%) HTML
6 27 (28.72%) Linux
7 23 (24.47%) BDD
7 23 (24.47%) Relational Database
8 22 (23.40%) JSON
9 21 (22.34%) HTTP
9 21 (22.34%) Unix
9 21 (22.34%) Git (software)
10 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (21.28%) Scrum
11 19 (20.21%) Retail
11 19 (20.21%) SOAP
12 18 (19.15%) Jenkins
12 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
12 18 (19.15%) Subversion
13 17 (18.09%) CSS
13 17 (18.09%) Mac OS X
13 17 (18.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (17.02%) RESTful
14 16 (17.02%) Oracle
15 15 (15.96%) Ruby
15 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
15 15 (15.96%) Web Design
15 15 (15.96%) Scala
15 15 (15.96%) Microservices
16 14 (14.89%) HTML5

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 (13.83%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.51%) nginx
3 7 (7.45%) Confluence
4 5 (5.32%) Apache
4 5 (5.32%) Jetty
5 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Exchequer
1 2 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) GitHub
3 1 (1.06%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) Relational Database
2 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.64%) Neo4j
5 9 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (8.51%) MySQL
7 5 (5.32%) Redis
8 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.06%) Big Data
9 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.15%) Subversion
3 12 (12.77%) JUnit
4 11 (11.70%) Mockito
5 10 (10.64%) Cucumber
5 10 (10.64%) Maven
6 9 (9.57%) JIRA
7 5 (5.32%) Selenium
8 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.13%) Appium
9 2 (2.13%) Gradle
9 2 (2.13%) Hudson
9 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.06%) Babel
10 1 (1.06%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (20.21%) Retail
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (81.91%) Developer
2 62 (65.96%) Java Developer
3 33 (35.11%) Agile Developer
4 30 (31.91%) Agile Java Developer
5 26 (27.66%) Senior Developer
5 26 (27.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (20.21%) Senior Agile Developer
6 19 (20.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 12 (12.77%) Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Digital Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (7.45%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.26%) Angular Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) Digital Technical Architect
12 3 (3.19%) MongoDB Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.55%) Spring
2 36 (38.30%) HTML
3 22 (23.40%) JSON
4 19 (20.21%) SOAP
5 17 (18.09%) CSS
6 16 (17.02%) RESTful
7 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
8 14 (14.89%) HTML5
9 13 (13.83%) CSS3
9 13 (13.83%) Web Services
10 11 (11.70%) Dropwizard
10 11 (11.70%) JAX-RS
10 11 (11.70%) Play Framework
11 10 (10.64%) Ajax
11 10 (10.64%) XML
12 9 (9.57%) Django
12 9 (9.57%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (7.45%) Guice
14 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.57%) User Experience
2 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (1.06%) CMDB
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) iPad
4 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 21 (22.34%) Unix
3 17 (18.09%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.13%) Android
4 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (57.45%) TDD
3 23 (24.47%) BDD
4 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (21.28%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (15.96%) Microservices
6 15 (15.96%) Web Design
7 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.83%) Web Development
8 12 (12.77%) API Development
8 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.70%) Open Source
9 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.64%) Automated Testing
10 10 (10.64%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.57%) MVC
12 8 (8.51%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.45%) Low Latency
14 6 (6.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 75 (79.79%) Java
2 15 (15.96%) Ruby
2 15 (15.96%) Scala
3 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.70%) C#
4 11 (11.70%) Python
5 4 (4.26%) SQL
6 2 (2.13%) Groovy
6 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.06%) ES6
7 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Docker
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (6.38%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.06%) Akamai
5 1 (1.06%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.06%) Perforce
5 1 (1.06%) Splunk
5 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
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