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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 22 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Contract jobs citing REST 81 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.19% 0.31% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 0.85% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 3 5
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£425 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +8.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -20.73%
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
432 354 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.37% 36.34% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 255 124
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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 6 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 6 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 79 (62.20%) Java
2 74 (58.27%) HTML
3 59 (46.46%) Hibernate
4 58 (45.67%) Web Design
4 58 (45.67%) Linux
4 58 (45.67%) UNIX
5 57 (44.88%) Mac OS X
6 55 (43.31%) Responsive Web Design
7 54 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (41.73%) MongoDB
9 51 (40.16%) JAX-RS
10 50 (39.37%) HTTP
11 49 (38.58%) Relational Database
12 47 (37.01%) Neo4j
13 35 (27.56%) Apex Code
13 35 (27.56%) Salesforce.com
13 35 (27.56%) Configuration Management
14 33 (25.98%) Release Management
14 33 (25.98%) Integration Testing
15 31 (24.41%) TDD
16 29 (22.83%) Git (software)
17 28 (22.05%) Subversion
18 23 (18.11%) VCP4
18 23 (18.11%) BDD
19 22 (17.32%) SOAP
20 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
21 15 (11.81%) C#
21 15 (11.81%) Web Development
22 14 (11.02%) JSON
23 13 (10.24%) CRM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (4.72%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.57%) SAS
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.79%) Drupal
3 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Liferay
3 1 (0.79%) Node.js
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SPSS
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (39.37%) HTTP
2 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 3 (2.36%) CTI
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (41.73%) MongoDB
2 49 (38.58%) Relational Database
3 47 (37.01%) Neo4j
4 10 (7.87%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.72%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.57%) OLAP
6 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.57%) MOLAP
6 2 (1.57%) ROLAP
7 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 29 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 28 (22.05%) Subversion
3 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.72%) QUnit
4 6 (4.72%) JUnit
4 6 (4.72%) JMeter
5 3 (2.36%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.57%) Mockito
6 2 (1.57%) Selenium
6 2 (1.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (92.91%) Developer
2 71 (55.91%) Java Developer
3 35 (27.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (11.81%) Technical Developer
5 10 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Architect
8 3 (2.36%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.36%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Lead Developer
9 2 (1.57%) Data Architect
9 2 (1.57%) Data Analytics Architect
10 1 (0.79%) Automation Tester
10 1 (0.79%) Django Developer
10 1 (0.79%) Agile Coach
10 1 (0.79%) Python/Django Developer
10 1 (0.79%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (0.79%) Mobility Architect
10 1 (0.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (58.27%) HTML
2 59 (46.46%) Hibernate
3 51 (40.16%) JAX-RS
4 22 (17.32%) SOAP
5 14 (11.02%) JSON
6 11 (8.66%) XML
7 10 (7.87%) .NET
7 10 (7.87%) jQuery
8 9 (7.09%) J2EE
8 9 (7.09%) Web Services
9 8 (6.30%) Ajax
10 7 (5.51%) JPA
10 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET
10 7 (5.51%) CSS
11 6 (4.72%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (4.72%) JRules
11 6 (4.72%) Spring
11 6 (4.72%) Drools
11 6 (4.72%) Mustache
11 6 (4.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Smartcard
1 6 (4.72%) PKI
2 3 (2.36%) IVR
3 2 (1.57%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.57%) Replication
3 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.79%) Open Source
4 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.79%) User Experience
4 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (45.67%) UNIX
1 58 (45.67%) Linux
2 57 (44.88%) Mac OS X
3 6 (4.72%) CentOS
4 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.36%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Windows
5 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.67%) Web Design
2 55 (43.31%) Responsive Web Design
3 54 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (27.56%) Configuration Management
5 33 (25.98%) Release Management
5 33 (25.98%) Integration Testing
6 31 (24.41%) TDD
7 23 (18.11%) BDD
8 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
9 15 (11.81%) Web Development
10 13 (10.24%) CRM
11 12 (9.45%) MVC
12 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.72%) Workflow
14 4 (3.15%) TOGAF
14 4 (3.15%) Scrum
14 4 (3.15%) SOA
15 3 (2.36%) E-Commerce
15 3 (2.36%) UML
15 3 (2.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 79 (62.20%) Java
2 35 (27.56%) Apex Code
3 15 (11.81%) C#
4 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.87%) SQL
6 9 (7.09%) Python
7 6 (4.72%) PHP
8 2 (1.57%) Ruby
8 2 (1.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) VCP4
2 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (27.56%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (4.72%) Cisco
2 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
2 6 (4.72%) Splunk
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.57%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Mercator
5 1 (0.79%) Perforce
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
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