The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 31 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing REST 1 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 7.45% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 23.73% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £395 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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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
50 59 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.75% 31.38% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 49
Average daily rate £315 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing REST 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 REST.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (33.33%) WCF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQLite
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Siebel
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin