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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 36 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Contract jobs citing REST 50 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.62% 2.56% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.76% 7.72% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £273 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £635 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
392 479 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.23% 33.17% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 318 278
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 78 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (59.82%) Java
3 50 (44.64%) HTML
3 50 (44.64%) Spring
4 49 (43.75%) JSON
5 48 (42.86%) CSS
6 42 (37.50%) Scrum
7 41 (36.61%) Ajax
7 41 (36.61%) HTML5
8 40 (35.71%) CSS3
9 38 (33.93%) Ruby
9 38 (33.93%) SOAP
10 35 (31.25%) JIRA
10 35 (31.25%) Open Source
11 34 (30.36%) Scala
12 33 (29.46%) Ruby on Rails
12 33 (29.46%) Django
13 32 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 32 (28.57%) TDD
13 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 31 (27.68%) MVC
14 31 (27.68%) Python
15 30 (26.79%) C#
16 29 (25.89%) Linux
16 29 (25.89%) RESTful
17 28 (25.00%) Guice
17 28 (25.00%) Google
17 28 (25.00%) Spring MVC
17 28 (25.00%) JUnit
17 28 (25.00%) Front End Development

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 18 (16.07%) Confluence
2 7 (6.25%) Mule
2 7 (6.25%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) CICS
6 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) GitHub
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) CloudBees
3 3 (2.68%) IaaS
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.68%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.68%) PaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.54%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) LDAP
3 4 (3.57%) Firewall
4 3 (2.68%) DNS
4 3 (2.68%) Internet
4 3 (2.68%) SMTP
4 3 (2.68%) SSH
5 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.89%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.50%) MySQL
2 14 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.68%) DB2
6 2 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) GIS
7 1 (0.89%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.89%) Riak
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) JIRA
2 32 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 28 (25.00%) JUnit
4 19 (16.96%) Subversion
5 7 (6.25%) Selenium
6 6 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.36%) SonarQube
7 5 (4.46%) Maven
7 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.57%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.57%) Mockito
8 4 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.68%) JMeter
9 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.79%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.79%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.79%) jMock
10 2 (1.79%) NUnit
10 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (5.36%) Finance
1 6 (5.36%) Retail
2 4 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (69.64%) Developer
2 37 (33.04%) Java Developer
3 27 (24.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (11.61%) Architect
5 11 (9.82%) Agile Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Scala Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (6.25%) MuleSoft Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Integration Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Agile Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.46%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (4.46%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.57%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (44.64%) HTML
1 50 (44.64%) Spring
2 49 (43.75%) JSON
3 48 (42.86%) CSS
4 41 (36.61%) Ajax
4 41 (36.61%) HTML5
5 40 (35.71%) CSS3
6 38 (33.93%) SOAP
7 33 (29.46%) Django
7 33 (29.46%) Ruby on Rails
8 29 (25.89%) RESTful
9 28 (25.00%) Guice
9 28 (25.00%) Spring MVC
10 25 (22.32%) Play Framework
11 18 (16.07%) Web Services
12 11 (9.82%) Hibernate
12 11 (9.82%) JMS
13 9 (8.04%) .NET
13 9 (8.04%) J2EE
13 9 (8.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) User Experience
2 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.46%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.68%) PKI
6 3 (2.68%) Replication
6 3 (2.68%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.79%) Blog
7 2 (1.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) iSeries
8 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.89%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.89%) Linux
2 8 (7.14%) Unix
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.89%) Android
6 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.50%) Scrum
3 35 (31.25%) Open Source
4 32 (28.57%) TDD
5 31 (27.68%) MVC
6 28 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 23 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering
8 21 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 21 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 18 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (14.29%) Kanban
10 16 (14.29%) Web Design
11 15 (13.39%) BDD
12 14 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (12.50%) OWASP
13 13 (11.61%) API Development
14 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
14 12 (10.71%) Microservices
15 11 (9.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.82%) Java
2 38 (33.93%) Ruby
3 34 (30.36%) Scala
4 31 (27.68%) Python
5 30 (26.79%) C#
6 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
7 16 (14.29%) SQL
8 11 (9.82%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.25%) PHP
10 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.68%) C++
12 2 (1.79%) Go
12 2 (1.79%) Korn
12 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.89%) COBOL
13 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) CCNP
2 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.68%) MCSE
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.68%) RHCE
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) ISEB
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) HL7
3 2 (1.79%) FATCA
4 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Docker
1 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) vSphere
3 2 (1.79%) vCloud
4 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Puppet
2 5 (4.46%) vRealize
3 1 (0.89%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Google
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle
3 8 (7.14%) MuleSoft
4 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.36%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.79%) Solace
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco
7 1 (0.89%) EMC
7 1 (0.89%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.89%) Magma
7 1 (0.89%) Sage
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) SAP
7 1 (0.89%) Zend
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