The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing REST 23 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.19% 3.13% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.11% 9.02% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.20% +42.85%
REST
South 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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
190 122 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.89% 34.66% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 91 22
Median daily rate £380 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for REST.

1 29 (82.86%) Web Services
2 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) Java
4 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 16 (45.71%) SOAP
6 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (37.14%) Groovy
8 12 (34.29%) Scala
9 11 (31.43%) Spring
10 10 (28.57%) Clojure
10 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
11 9 (25.71%) BDD
11 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
11 9 (25.71%) MVC
12 8 (22.86%) Pair Programming
12 8 (22.86%) Linux
12 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
12 8 (22.86%) JSON
13 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
13 7 (20.00%) Gradle
13 7 (20.00%) Node.js
13 7 (20.00%) GitHub
13 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
13 7 (20.00%) .NET
13 7 (20.00%) Subversion
14 6 (17.14%) Maven
14 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
14 6 (17.14%) CRM
14 6 (17.14%) Express
14 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.57%) Couchbase
4 3 (8.57%) Informix
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.00%) Gradle
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (17.14%) Maven
4 5 (14.29%) Ant
4 5 (14.29%) jMock
4 5 (14.29%) Mockito
4 5 (14.29%) Spock
5 4 (11.43%) EasyMock
5 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
6 3 (8.57%) Selenium
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Web Services
2 16 (45.71%) SOAP
3 11 (31.43%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.86%) JSON
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) Node.js
5 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Express
7 5 (14.29%) Velocity
7 5 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.57%) Dropwizard
9 3 (8.57%) JRuby
9 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.71%) CSS
10 2 (5.71%) HTML
10 2 (5.71%) Spring Boot
11 1 (2.86%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) BDD
2 9 (25.71%) MVC
3 8 (22.86%) Pair Programming
4 6 (17.14%) CRM
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) High Availability
6 4 (11.43%) Microservices
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps
8 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 1 (2.86%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) Groovy
4 12 (34.29%) Scala
5 10 (28.57%) Clojure
6 5 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) Jython
8 2 (5.71%) SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
2 3 (8.57%) F5
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase