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 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 / West Yorkshire
Rank 48 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing REST 54 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.78% 2.60% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 8.28% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 33
Median daily rate £450 £508 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +26.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £670 £475
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
486 628 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.03% 31.40% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 429 350
Median daily rate £400 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -74.50%
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 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 19 February 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 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
Leeds +20 53 £450 -2.70% 11
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 81 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (61.26%) Java
3 50 (45.05%) Spring
4 49 (44.14%) HTML
5 46 (41.44%) JSON
6 44 (39.64%) CSS
7 40 (36.04%) Scrum
8 39 (35.14%) HTML5
9 37 (33.33%) CSS3
10 36 (32.43%) Ruby
11 35 (31.53%) Ajax
12 34 (30.63%) Git (software)
12 34 (30.63%) Scala
13 33 (29.73%) SOAP
14 32 (28.83%) JIRA
14 32 (28.83%) Open Source
15 31 (27.93%) Jenkins
15 31 (27.93%) MVC
16 30 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
16 30 (27.03%) TDD
16 30 (27.03%) Django
17 29 (26.13%) Python
18 28 (25.23%) JavaScript
19 27 (24.32%) RESTful
20 26 (23.42%) C#
20 26 (23.42%) JUnit
21 25 (22.52%) Linux
21 25 (22.52%) Google
21 25 (22.52%) Guice
21 25 (22.52%) Spring MVC

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 (15.32%) Confluence
2 7 (6.31%) Mule
2 7 (6.31%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) CICS
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) GitHub
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) CloudBees
3 3 (2.70%) IaaS
3 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.70%) PaaS
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.72%) HTTP
2 5 (4.50%) Firewall
3 4 (3.60%) DNS
3 4 (3.60%) Internet
3 4 (3.60%) LDAP
3 4 (3.60%) SMTP
3 4 (3.60%) SSH
4 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.90%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.81%) MySQL
4 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.91%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) DB2
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (30.63%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.83%) JIRA
3 31 (27.93%) Jenkins
4 26 (23.42%) JUnit
5 17 (15.32%) Subversion
6 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.31%) Selenium
7 6 (5.41%) SonarQube
8 5 (4.50%) JMeter
8 5 (4.50%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.60%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.60%) Gatling
9 4 (3.60%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.60%) Maven
9 4 (3.60%) Mockito
9 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.80%) jMock
General
1 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Local Government
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) German Language
Job Titles
1 79 (71.17%) Developer
2 39 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (10.81%) Architect
5 11 (9.91%) Agile Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Scala Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (6.31%) MuleSoft Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Integration Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Agile Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Tester
11 4 (3.60%) HTML Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (45.05%) Spring
2 49 (44.14%) HTML
3 46 (41.44%) JSON
4 44 (39.64%) CSS
5 39 (35.14%) HTML5
6 37 (33.33%) CSS3
7 35 (31.53%) Ajax
8 33 (29.73%) SOAP
9 30 (27.03%) Django
9 30 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
10 27 (24.32%) RESTful
11 25 (22.52%) Guice
11 25 (22.52%) Spring MVC
12 23 (20.72%) Play Framework
13 18 (16.22%) Web Services
14 12 (10.81%) Hibernate
15 9 (8.11%) .NET
15 9 (8.11%) J2EE
16 8 (7.21%) JMS
16 8 (7.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.62%) User Experience
2 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (4.50%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.60%) Replication
7 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.80%) Blog
8 2 (1.80%) Social Media
9 1 (0.90%) Clustering
9 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.90%) iSeries
9 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.90%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.52%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Android
2 5 (4.50%) Unix
3 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.90%) Windows
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.04%) Scrum
3 32 (28.83%) Open Source
4 31 (27.93%) MVC
5 30 (27.03%) TDD
6 23 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (19.82%) Front End Development
7 22 (19.82%) Software Engineering
8 21 (18.92%) Automated Testing
9 20 (18.02%) Configuration Management
10 17 (15.32%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (14.41%) Kanban
12 15 (13.51%) BDD
12 15 (13.51%) Web Design
13 13 (11.71%) OWASP
14 12 (10.81%) API Development
14 12 (10.81%) SOA
15 11 (9.91%) DevOps
15 11 (9.91%) Microservices
15 11 (9.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.26%) Java
2 36 (32.43%) Ruby
3 34 (30.63%) Scala
4 29 (26.13%) Python
5 28 (25.23%) JavaScript
6 26 (23.42%) C#
7 14 (12.61%) SQL
8 11 (9.91%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) PHP
10 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.60%) C++
12 3 (2.70%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.80%) Go
13 2 (1.80%) Korn
13 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.90%) COBOL
14 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) FATCA
3 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.90%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (2.70%) vCloud
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Puppet
1 7 (6.31%) vRealize
2 1 (0.90%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Google
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle
3 8 (7.21%) MuleSoft
3 8 (7.21%) VMware
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.80%) Solace
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco
6 1 (0.90%) EMC
6 1 (0.90%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.90%) Magma
6 1 (0.90%) Sage
6 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) Zend
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