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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 27 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 20 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.01% 3.94% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 12.36% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £338 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -18.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
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
160 89 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.10% 31.90% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 59 22
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (85.29%) Web Services
2 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (58.82%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 17 (50.00%) SOAP
5 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 13 (38.24%) Groovy
7 12 (35.29%) Scala
8 11 (32.35%) Spring
9 10 (29.41%) Clojure
10 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
10 9 (26.47%) MVC
11 8 (23.53%) JSON
11 8 (23.53%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
11 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.59%) BDD
12 7 (20.59%) Subversion
12 7 (20.59%) GitHub
12 7 (20.59%) Node.js
12 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
12 7 (20.59%) Maven
13 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
13 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 6 (17.65%) CRM

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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) Couchbase
5 2 (5.88%) Informix
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 7 (20.59%) Maven
3 7 (20.59%) Subversion
4 6 (17.65%) Gradle
4 6 (17.65%) jMock
4 6 (17.65%) Mockito
5 5 (14.71%) Ant
5 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (14.71%) Spock
5 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (11.76%) EasyMock
7 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
7 3 (8.82%) Selenium
8 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
8 2 (5.88%) JUnit
9 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
1 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) CRM Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) Web Services
2 17 (50.00%) SOAP
3 11 (32.35%) Spring
4 8 (23.53%) .NET
4 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 8 (23.53%) JSON
5 7 (20.59%) Node.js
6 6 (17.65%) Express
6 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
7 5 (14.71%) Velocity
8 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.76%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) JRuby
10 2 (5.88%) Dropwizard
10 2 (5.88%) Ext JS
10 2 (5.88%) JAXB
10 2 (5.88%) JPA
10 2 (5.88%) jQuery
10 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 7 (20.59%) BDD
4 6 (17.65%) CRM
4 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
4 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.76%) Microservices
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) AOP
7 2 (5.88%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
1 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) Groovy
3 12 (35.29%) Scala
4 10 (29.41%) Clojure
5 6 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Jython
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) F5
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Sybase