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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 46 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing REST 50 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.49% 2.72% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 9.04% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 35
Median daily rate £450 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +39.53%

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
468 586 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.64% 30.04% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 378 350
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
Leeds +22 50 £450 - 18
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 79 (66.95%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (59.32%) Java
3 51 (43.22%) HTML
3 51 (43.22%) Spring
3 51 (43.22%) JSON
4 49 (41.53%) CSS
5 42 (35.59%) Scrum
5 42 (35.59%) HTML5
6 41 (34.75%) Ajax
7 40 (33.90%) CSS3
8 39 (33.05%) Ruby
8 39 (33.05%) SOAP
9 35 (29.66%) JIRA
9 35 (29.66%) Open Source
10 34 (28.81%) Scala
10 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
11 33 (27.97%) Django
11 33 (27.97%) Ruby on Rails
11 33 (27.97%) Jenkins
11 33 (27.97%) TDD
11 33 (27.97%) MVC
12 32 (27.12%) C#
13 31 (26.27%) Python
14 29 (24.58%) Linux
14 29 (24.58%) RESTful
15 28 (23.73%) Google
15 28 (23.73%) Spring MVC
15 28 (23.73%) Guice
15 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
15 28 (23.73%) JUnit

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 18 (15.25%) Confluence
2 7 (5.93%) Mule
2 7 (5.93%) Mule ESB
3 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) CICS
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.24%) GitHub
2 5 (4.24%) PaaS
3 3 (2.54%) CloudBees
3 3 (2.54%) IaaS
3 3 (2.54%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.49%) HTTP
2 6 (5.08%) LDAP
3 4 (3.39%) Firewall
4 3 (2.54%) DNS
4 3 (2.54%) Internet
4 3 (2.54%) SMTP
4 3 (2.54%) SSH
5 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.85%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.86%) MySQL
2 14 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.54%) DB2
6 2 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.85%) Riak
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (29.66%) JIRA
2 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
3 33 (27.97%) Jenkins
4 28 (23.73%) JUnit
5 20 (16.95%) Subversion
6 7 (5.93%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.93%) Selenium
7 6 (5.08%) SonarQube
7 6 (5.08%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.24%) Maven
8 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.39%) Mockito
10 3 (2.54%) Appium
10 3 (2.54%) JMeter
10 3 (2.54%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.69%) Gatling
11 2 (1.69%) Gradle
11 2 (1.69%) Spock
11 2 (1.69%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (6.78%) Retail
2 6 (5.08%) Finance
3 5 (4.24%) Local Government
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.80%) Developer
2 38 (32.20%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (12.71%) Architect
5 11 (9.32%) Agile Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Scala Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (5.93%) MuleSoft Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Integration Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Agile Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.24%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (4.24%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.22%) HTML
1 51 (43.22%) JSON
1 51 (43.22%) Spring
2 49 (41.53%) CSS
3 42 (35.59%) HTML5
4 41 (34.75%) Ajax
5 40 (33.90%) CSS3
6 39 (33.05%) SOAP
7 33 (27.97%) Django
7 33 (27.97%) Ruby on Rails
8 29 (24.58%) RESTful
9 28 (23.73%) Guice
9 28 (23.73%) Spring MVC
10 25 (21.19%) Play Framework
11 20 (16.95%) Web Services
12 12 (10.17%) .NET
13 11 (9.32%) Hibernate
13 11 (9.32%) JMS
13 11 (9.32%) XML
14 9 (7.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) User Experience
2 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.24%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.39%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.54%) PKI
6 3 (2.54%) Replication
6 3 (2.54%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.69%) Blog
7 2 (1.69%) Social Media
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) Unix
3 4 (3.39%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (66.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.59%) Scrum
3 35 (29.66%) Open Source
4 33 (27.97%) MVC
4 33 (27.97%) TDD
5 28 (23.73%) Front End Development
6 24 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (19.49%) Software Engineering
8 21 (17.80%) Automated Testing
8 21 (17.80%) Configuration Management
9 18 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (13.56%) BDD
10 16 (13.56%) Kanban
10 16 (13.56%) Web Design
11 14 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (11.86%) Microservices
11 14 (11.86%) OWASP
12 13 (11.02%) API Development
13 12 (10.17%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (59.32%) Java
2 39 (33.05%) Ruby
3 34 (28.81%) Scala
4 32 (27.12%) C#
5 31 (26.27%) Python
6 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 16 (13.56%) SQL
8 11 (9.32%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.93%) PHP
10 4 (3.39%) C++
10 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.69%) Go
11 2 (1.69%) Korn
11 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.85%) COBOL
12 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.54%) CCNP
3 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCSE
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) RHCE
4 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) HL7
3 2 (1.69%) FATCA
3 2 (1.69%) GCP
4 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.85%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Docker
1 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.69%) vCloud
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
2 5 (4.24%) vRealize
3 1 (0.85%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Google
2 15 (12.71%) Oracle
3 8 (6.78%) MuleSoft
4 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.08%) VMware
6 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.69%) Solace
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.85%) Magma
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
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