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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 77 78 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +37
Contract jobs citing REST 21 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.59% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.38% 5.71% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 4
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£650 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £45.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +10.97%
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
479 438 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.24% 27.92% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 263 350
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £41.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -11 12 £725 +141.66% 4
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 32 (66.67%) Java
1 32 (66.67%) XML
2 20 (41.67%) Oracle
3 17 (35.42%) HTML
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) Maven
5 15 (31.25%) Spring
5 15 (31.25%) JSON
6 14 (29.17%) Ajax
6 14 (29.17%) J2EE
6 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
7 13 (27.08%) CSS
8 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (25.00%) SOAP
8 12 (25.00%) Linux
8 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (22.92%) HTML5
9 11 (22.92%) JSP
10 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
10 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.75%) JMS
10 9 (18.75%) HTTP
10 9 (18.75%) CSS3
11 8 (16.67%) MVC
11 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
12 7 (14.58%) Android Development
12 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
12 7 (14.58%) CMMI
12 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.58%) MySQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (10.42%) Jetty
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Mule
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Force.com
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
1 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQLite
2 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) SQLPlus
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Maven
2 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.50%) Ant
4 5 (10.42%) Xcode
5 4 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) NUnit
7 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Head of Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.25%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) XML
2 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 15 (31.25%) Spring
3 15 (31.25%) JSON
4 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
4 14 (29.17%) Ajax
4 14 (29.17%) J2EE
5 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 12 (25.00%) SOAP
7 11 (22.92%) JSP
7 11 (22.92%) HTML5
8 9 (18.75%) CSS3
8 9 (18.75%) JMS
9 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
10 7 (14.58%) Servlets
10 7 (14.58%) JDBC
11 6 (12.50%) JPA
11 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.42%) RESTful
12 5 (10.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Android
3 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) MVC
2 7 (14.58%) CMMI
2 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
2 7 (14.58%) Android Development
3 6 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.33%) OOP
5 4 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.42%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) XQuery
6 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) Scala
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) Groovy
9 1 (2.08%) C
9 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) COBIT
2 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Zend
2 3 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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