The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 RESTful over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 83 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 1.11% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 3.31% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
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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
358 332 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.32% 33.57% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 200 167
Average daily rate £350 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Leeds region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) GWT
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) D3.js
3 2 (25.00%) Vaadin
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Jena
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (25.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SPARQL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Kony