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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing REST 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.37% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £390 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
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
118 109 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.27% 24.55% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 66 67
Median daily rate £375 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
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 25 May 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 -6 12 £390 -13.33% 2
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 17 (80.95%) SOAP
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 13 (61.90%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
6 9 (42.86%) Scala
6 9 (42.86%) JSON
6 9 (42.86%) Spring
6 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Maven
8 7 (33.33%) Subversion
8 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (33.33%) Groovy
8 7 (33.33%) Mockito
8 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (33.33%) Docker
9 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (28.57%) Clojure
9 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 6 (28.57%) jMock
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (28.57%) Unix
9 6 (28.57%) CRM
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server

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 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Maven
3 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (33.33%) Mockito
3 7 (33.33%) Subversion
4 6 (28.57%) jMock
5 5 (23.81%) Ant
5 5 (23.81%) Gradle
5 5 (23.81%) Spock
6 4 (19.05%) EasyMock
6 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
7 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
8 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
8 2 (9.52%) JUnit
8 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
9 1 (4.76%) JIRA
9 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) CRM Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Scala Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) SOAP
2 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) JSON
3 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) Spring MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Velocity
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) JRuby
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) JDBC
7 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
7 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) Microservices
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) AOP
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Scala
3 7 (33.33%) Groovy
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Clojure
5 3 (14.29%) Jython
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Go
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Control-M
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) VMware