The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 33 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 24 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.46% 2.76% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 9.27% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 2
Median daily rate £425 £338 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £316 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £485 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +57.14%
REST
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 151 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.85% 29.78% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 108 35
Median daily rate £380 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 23 £425 +25.92% 1
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (80.00%) Web Services
2 23 (65.71%) Java
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 15 (42.86%) SOAP
5 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (37.14%) Groovy
7 12 (34.29%) Scala
8 11 (31.43%) Spring
9 10 (28.57%) Clojure
9 10 (28.57%) BDD
9 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
10 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
10 9 (25.71%) Pair Programming
10 9 (25.71%) MVC
11 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.86%) JSON
12 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
12 7 (20.00%) GitHub
12 7 (20.00%) Gradle
12 7 (20.00%) Node.js
12 7 (20.00%) Subversion
13 6 (17.14%) Maven
13 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
13 6 (17.14%) .NET
13 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (17.14%) Express
14 5 (14.29%) Docker
14 5 (14.29%) Spock

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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
2 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) 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 3 (8.57%) Couchbase
3 3 (8.57%) Informix
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Gradle
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
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
6 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
6 3 (8.57%) Selenium
6 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
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%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) CRM Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft 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 Scala Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) Web Services
2 15 (42.86%) SOAP
3 11 (31.43%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.86%) JSON
5 7 (20.00%) Node.js
5 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
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 4 (11.43%) 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 10 (28.57%) BDD
3 9 (25.71%) MVC
3 9 (25.71%) Pair Programming
4 5 (14.29%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Microservices
5 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Functional Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Release Management
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) Groovy
4 12 (34.29%) Scala
5 10 (28.57%) Clojure
6 4 (11.43%) 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 5 (14.29%) 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 4 (11.43%) 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