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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 78 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing RESTful 16 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 0.85% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.53% 2.21% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £376 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.75
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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
453 452 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.32% 38.60% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 323 144
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (68.18%) BDD
4 15 (68.18%) MongoDB
5 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
5 14 (63.64%) Web Services
6 13 (59.09%) QA
6 13 (59.09%) Open Source
7 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
7 10 (45.45%) XML
8 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
9 8 (36.36%) HTML
10 7 (31.82%) CSS
10 7 (31.82%) Project Management
10 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
10 7 (31.82%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) Spring
10 7 (31.82%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (27.27%) jQuery
11 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 6 (27.27%) HTML5
11 6 (27.27%) Subversion
11 6 (27.27%) Ajax
11 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
12 5 (22.73%) SOAP
12 5 (22.73%) Eclipse

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MongoDB
2 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) WATIR
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Sahi
3 4 (18.18%) JProfiler
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) Hudson
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) NSubstitute
4 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.55%) Moq
4 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) QA Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Web Services
2 10 (45.45%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) D3.js
7 4 (18.18%) Vaadin
7 4 (18.18%) Apache Jena
7 4 (18.18%) GWT
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS
9 2 (9.09%) REST
9 2 (9.09%) J2EE
9 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Open Source
2 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 4 (18.18%) Ontologies
3 4 (18.18%) Chemistry
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) TDD
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (68.18%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
9 3 (13.64%) Kanban
10 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 2 (9.09%) MVC
10 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
10 2 (9.09%) OOP
10 2 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) User Stories
10 2 (9.09%) Android Development
11 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) SPARQL
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) IBM
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