The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 65 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing REST 59 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.92% 2.34% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.78% 8.09% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 12
Median daily rate £450 £425 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £369 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £524 £423
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 £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
672 606 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.23% 28.94% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 409 387
Median daily rate £413 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the West Yorkshire region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +13 58 £450 +5.88% 4
Bradford +18 1 £488 - 1
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 94 (81.74%) Java
2 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (56.52%) TDD
4 41 (35.65%) HTML
5 38 (33.04%) Spring
6 30 (26.09%) Linux
7 28 (24.35%) Unix
7 28 (24.35%) BDD
8 26 (22.61%) Retail
9 24 (20.87%) Mac OS X
10 22 (19.13%) Git (software)
11 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 20 (17.39%) JSON
12 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
12 19 (16.52%) Oracle
12 19 (16.52%) SOAP
12 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
13 18 (15.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (15.65%) Microservices
13 18 (15.65%) HTTP
14 17 (14.78%) Tomcat
14 17 (14.78%) Subversion
15 16 (13.91%) Ruby
15 16 (13.91%) CSS
15 16 (13.91%) Jenkins
15 16 (13.91%) Cucumber
16 15 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
16 15 (13.04%) Web Services
16 15 (13.04%) C#

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 17 (14.78%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.43%) nginx
3 9 (7.83%) Apache
3 9 (7.83%) Node.js
4 5 (4.35%) Jetty
5 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.74%) CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Confluence
5 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Exchequer
1 2 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) HTTP
2 10 (8.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.43%) MySQL
5 11 (9.57%) Neo4j
5 11 (9.57%) NoSQL
6 9 (7.83%) Redis
7 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
8 7 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.78%) Subversion
3 16 (13.91%) Cucumber
3 16 (13.91%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.43%) Mockito
5 10 (8.70%) JUnit
5 10 (8.70%) Maven
5 10 (8.70%) Selenium
6 4 (3.48%) JIRA
6 4 (3.48%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.61%) NUnit
8 2 (1.74%) Appium
8 2 (1.74%) Gradle
8 2 (1.74%) Hudson
8 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.87%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.87%) Grunt
9 1 (0.87%) Spock
General
1 26 (22.61%) Retail
2 4 (3.48%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Developer
2 69 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 36 (31.30%) Senior Developer
4 34 (29.57%) Agile Developer
4 34 (29.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (28.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 25 (21.74%) Senior Agile Developer
6 25 (21.74%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 23 (20.00%) Architect
8 13 (11.30%) Technical Architect
9 12 (10.43%) Digital Developer
10 7 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.22%) Digital Architect
11 6 (5.22%) Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (5.22%) HTML Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Senior Architect
11 6 (5.22%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Digital Architect
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
13 4 (3.48%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.65%) HTML
2 38 (33.04%) Spring
3 20 (17.39%) JSON
4 19 (16.52%) SOAP
5 16 (13.91%) CSS
6 15 (13.04%) Web Services
7 14 (12.17%) Hibernate
8 13 (11.30%) Dropwizard
9 12 (10.43%) JAX-RS
9 12 (10.43%) RESTful
9 12 (10.43%) XML
10 10 (8.70%) .NET
10 10 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 8 (6.96%) Play Framework
12 7 (6.09%) Django
12 7 (6.09%) HTML5
12 7 (6.09%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (5.22%) CSS3
14 5 (4.35%) Swagger
15 4 (3.48%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.61%) User Experience
3 2 (1.74%) iPad
3 2 (1.74%) iPhone
3 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.87%) CMDB
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.09%) Linux
2 28 (24.35%) Unix
3 24 (20.87%) Mac OS X
4 6 (5.22%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) TDD
3 28 (24.35%) BDD
4 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.65%) Microservices
5 18 (15.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 15 (13.04%) Web Design
7 13 (11.30%) Scrum
7 13 (11.30%) Web Development
8 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
9 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.83%) API Development
10 9 (7.83%) SOA
11 8 (6.96%) MVC
11 8 (6.96%) Open Source
12 7 (6.09%) High Availability
12 7 (6.09%) Low Latency
13 6 (5.22%) Coaching
13 6 (5.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (81.74%) Java
2 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.91%) Ruby
4 15 (13.04%) C#
5 14 (12.17%) Scala
6 10 (8.70%) Python
7 7 (6.09%) SQL
8 6 (5.22%) PHP
9 3 (2.61%) Perl
10 2 (1.74%) ES6
10 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.87%) Groovy
11 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Degree
4 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.87%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Docker
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.74%) Ansible
3 1 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Google
3 4 (3.48%) VMware
4 2 (1.74%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.87%) Akamai
5 1 (0.87%) Splunk
5 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago