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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 25 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.89% 2.05% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.04% 8.18% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 0
Median daily rate £425 £495 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
178 110 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.83% 25.11% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 84 36
Median daily rate £375 £431 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
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 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 7 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (73.47%) Java
3 33 (67.35%) Web Services
4 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
5 17 (34.69%) Spring
5 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
5 17 (34.69%) BDD
6 16 (32.65%) Scala
7 15 (30.61%) Groovy
8 12 (24.49%) Node.js
8 12 (24.49%) Pair Programming
9 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
10 10 (20.41%) GitHub
10 10 (20.41%) TDD
10 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
10 10 (20.41%) SOAP
11 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
11 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
11 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) Clojure
13 6 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (12.24%) Spring Boot
13 6 (12.24%) Express
13 6 (12.24%) Gradle
13 6 (12.24%) Open Source
13 6 (12.24%) OO
14 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
14 5 (10.20%) Scrum
14 5 (10.20%) MVC
14 5 (10.20%) Oracle

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 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) CICS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Force.com
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.12%) Informix
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.04%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Gradle
3 4 (8.16%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) Ant
6 1 (2.04%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) jMock
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
6 1 (2.04%) Mockito
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.04%) Spock
6 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Angular Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) Web Services
2 17 (34.69%) Spring
3 12 (24.49%) Node.js
4 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
5 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
5 10 (20.41%) SOAP
6 6 (12.24%) Express
6 6 (12.24%) Spring Boot
7 5 (10.20%) RESTful
7 5 (10.20%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.16%) .NET
8 4 (8.16%) CSS
8 4 (8.16%) XML
9 3 (6.12%) Dropwizard
9 3 (6.12%) HTML
9 3 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.08%) JSON
10 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.04%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
1 3 (6.12%) RIA
2 2 (4.08%) Blog
2 2 (4.08%) Social Media
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) BDD
3 12 (24.49%) Pair Programming
4 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) OO
5 6 (12.24%) Open Source
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.20%) DevOps
6 5 (10.20%) MVC
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.16%) Functional Programming
7 4 (8.16%) High Availability
7 4 (8.16%) Service Design
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Microservices
8 3 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) Scala
4 15 (30.61%) Groovy
5 7 (14.29%) Clojure
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) COBOL
8 1 (2.04%) Jython
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco
2 3 (6.12%) F5
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com