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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 52 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing REST 51 54 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.77% 3.31% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.53% 9.15% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £460 £765
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
535 590 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.51% 36.15% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 407 212
Median daily rate £413 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (62.50%) Java
3 41 (46.59%) HTML
4 40 (45.45%) Spring
4 40 (45.45%) JSON
5 37 (42.05%) CSS
6 31 (35.23%) TDD
6 31 (35.23%) Scrum
6 31 (35.23%) Ajax
6 31 (35.23%) HTML5
7 30 (34.09%) CSS3
8 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
9 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (31.82%) Ruby
9 28 (31.82%) Linux
10 27 (30.68%) C#
11 26 (29.55%) Git (software)
12 25 (28.41%) Open Source
12 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
12 25 (28.41%) HTTP
12 25 (28.41%) JIRA
13 24 (27.27%) Subversion
14 23 (26.14%) Python
15 22 (25.00%) Scala
16 21 (23.86%) Guice
16 21 (23.86%) Django
16 21 (23.86%) Front End Development
16 21 (23.86%) MVC
16 21 (23.86%) Automated Testing
16 21 (23.86%) Ruby on Rails

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 16 (18.18%) Confluence
2 7 (7.95%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.55%) Jetty
5 3 (3.41%) nginx
6 1 (1.14%) Apache
6 1 (1.14%) CICS
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.14%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.14%) PaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) OpenFlow
3 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.50%) MySQL
2 11 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.55%) Neo4j
3 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.41%) DB2
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
2 25 (28.41%) JIRA
3 24 (27.27%) Subversion
4 20 (22.73%) JUnit
5 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.68%) Maven
7 4 (4.55%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.55%) Mockito
8 3 (3.41%) Selenium
9 2 (2.27%) Appium
9 2 (2.27%) Gradle
9 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.27%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.14%) Grunt
10 1 (1.14%) Hudson
10 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.23%) Retail
2 5 (5.68%) Local Government
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (76.14%) Developer
2 39 (44.32%) Java Developer
3 24 (27.27%) Agile Developer
4 21 (23.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Architect
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 7 (7.95%) HTML Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Scala Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.68%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Java Scala Developer
10 5 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Angular Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Digital Developer
12 3 (3.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.59%) HTML
2 40 (45.45%) JSON
2 40 (45.45%) Spring
3 37 (42.05%) CSS
4 31 (35.23%) Ajax
4 31 (35.23%) HTML5
5 30 (34.09%) CSS3
6 21 (23.86%) Django
6 21 (23.86%) Guice
6 21 (23.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (22.73%) RESTful
7 20 (22.73%) Spring MVC
8 19 (21.59%) Play Framework
9 18 (20.45%) SOAP
10 11 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 10 (11.36%) Web Services
11 10 (11.36%) XML
12 8 (9.09%) .NET
12 8 (9.09%) XSLT
13 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) User Experience
2 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.41%) PKI
3 3 (3.41%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.27%) Blog
4 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 2 (2.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) iSeries
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.14%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Unix
3 6 (6.82%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.55%) Windows
5 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) Scrum
2 31 (35.23%) TDD
3 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (28.41%) Open Source
5 21 (23.86%) Automated Testing
5 21 (23.86%) Front End Development
5 21 (23.86%) MVC
6 20 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (21.59%) Configuration Management
7 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
7 19 (21.59%) Web Design
8 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
8 17 (19.32%) Unit Testing
9 15 (17.05%) BDD
9 15 (17.05%) OWASP
10 14 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (14.77%) Web Development
12 11 (12.50%) API Development
12 11 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (62.50%) Java
2 28 (31.82%) Ruby
3 27 (30.68%) C#
4 23 (26.14%) Python
5 22 (25.00%) Scala
6 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.68%) PHP
8 3 (3.41%) C++
8 3 (3.41%) SQL
9 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.14%) COBOL
10 1 (1.14%) ES6
10 1 (1.14%) Groovy
10 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.14%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) CCNP
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.41%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) MCSE
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.41%) RHCE
4 2 (2.27%) ISEB
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.41%) HL7
3 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Docker
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Google
2 13 (14.77%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.68%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.14%) Perforce
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.14%) Splunk
5 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago