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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 30 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing REST 21 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.82% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 5.37% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 2
Median daily rate £469 £395 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -21.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £303 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +26.36%

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
162 149 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.16% 29.68% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 111 43
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +18 21 £469 +17.18% 2
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 40 (88.89%) Java
2 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (68.89%) Web Services
4 22 (48.89%) BDD
5 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 20 (44.44%) TDD
7 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
8 17 (37.78%) SOAP
8 17 (37.78%) Spring
9 13 (28.89%) Scala
10 12 (26.67%) CSS
11 10 (22.22%) Unix
11 10 (22.22%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 10 (22.22%) Open Source
11 10 (22.22%) Groovy
11 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 10 (22.22%) DevOps
12 9 (20.00%) User Experience
12 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
13 8 (17.78%) Scrum
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
13 8 (17.78%) GitHub
14 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
14 7 (15.56%) RESTful
14 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
14 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X

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 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) CICS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Gradle
3 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.11%) JUnit
3 5 (11.11%) Maven
3 5 (11.11%) Mockito
4 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.89%) jMock
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.67%) Spock
6 2 (4.44%) Ant
6 2 (4.44%) DbUnit
6 2 (4.44%) EasyMock
6 2 (4.44%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) NUnit
6 2 (4.44%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Banking
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Tester
9 1 (2.22%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) Web Services
2 17 (37.78%) SOAP
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
4 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (17.78%) XML
6 7 (15.56%) RESTful
7 6 (13.33%) Java EE
7 6 (13.33%) Node.js
7 6 (13.33%) XSD
8 5 (11.11%) HTML
8 5 (11.11%) WSDL
9 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
10 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.67%) JSON
10 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
11 2 (4.44%) HTML5
11 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Blog
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
1 10 (22.22%) Unix
2 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) BDD
3 20 (44.44%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.22%) DevOps
4 10 (22.22%) Open Source
5 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (13.33%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) Line Management
8 5 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 5 (11.11%) Service Design
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (8.89%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Scala
4 10 (22.22%) Groovy
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Clojure
7 2 (4.44%) Go
7 2 (4.44%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) COBOL
8 1 (2.22%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.22%) ES6
8 1 (2.22%) Jython
8 1 (2.22%) Korn
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Solace
2 1 (2.22%) VMware
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