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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 36 92 60
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -32
Contract jobs citing REST 84 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.55% 0.60% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 1.96% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £360 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% -4.87%
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
571 511 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.93% 30.58% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 349 191
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +53 81 £425 +32.81% 8
Bradford -16 1 - -
Wakefield - - - - 2
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 79 (60.77%) Java
2 74 (56.92%) HTML
3 59 (45.38%) Hibernate
4 58 (44.62%) Web Design
4 58 (44.62%) UNIX
4 58 (44.62%) Linux
4 58 (44.62%) Mac OS X
5 55 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (42.31%) MongoDB
5 55 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
6 51 (39.23%) JAX-RS
7 50 (38.46%) HTTP
8 49 (37.69%) Relational Database
9 47 (36.15%) Neo4j
10 36 (27.69%) Apex Code
10 36 (27.69%) Salesforce.com
11 35 (26.92%) Configuration Management
12 34 (26.15%) Release Management
12 34 (26.15%) Integration Testing
13 31 (23.85%) TDD
14 28 (21.54%) Subversion
14 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
15 24 (18.46%) SOAP
15 24 (18.46%) BDD
16 19 (14.62%) Mentoring
17 17 (13.08%) C#
17 17 (13.08%) JSON
18 16 (12.31%) CRM
19 15 (11.54%) Web Development
20 12 (9.23%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (4.62%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.54%) SAS
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SPSS
2 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 50 (38.46%) HTTP
2 6 (4.62%) Firewall
3 4 (3.08%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (42.31%) MongoDB
2 49 (37.69%) Relational Database
3 47 (36.15%) Neo4j
4 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.62%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.54%) OLAP
7 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.54%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.54%) ROLAP
7 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.77%) SQLite
8 1 (0.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 28 (21.54%) Subversion
1 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.62%) QUnit
3 6 (4.62%) JUnit
3 6 (4.62%) JMeter
4 3 (2.31%) Maven
5 2 (1.54%) Mockito
5 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.77%) Xcode
6 1 (0.77%) JIRA
6 1 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
1 1 (0.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 121 (93.08%) Developer
2 72 (55.38%) Java Developer
3 36 (27.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Technical Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.08%) Architect
7 4 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.31%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.54%) Data Analytics Architect
9 2 (1.54%) Lead Developer
9 2 (1.54%) Consultant
9 2 (1.54%) Data Architect
9 2 (1.54%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (0.77%) CRM Consultant
10 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Consultant
10 1 (0.77%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (0.77%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (0.77%) Technical Architect
10 1 (0.77%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (56.92%) HTML
2 59 (45.38%) Hibernate
3 51 (39.23%) JAX-RS
4 24 (18.46%) SOAP
5 17 (13.08%) JSON
6 12 (9.23%) Web Services
6 12 (9.23%) .NET
7 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 10 (7.69%) XML
8 8 (6.15%) CSS
8 8 (6.15%) J2EE
8 8 (6.15%) Ajax
9 7 (5.38%) Spring
9 7 (5.38%) WCF
9 7 (5.38%) jQuery
10 6 (4.62%) JPA
10 6 (4.62%) Drools
10 6 (4.62%) Apache Camel
10 6 (4.62%) Mustache
10 6 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) PKI
1 6 (4.62%) Smartcard
2 3 (2.31%) IVR
3 2 (1.54%) Replication
3 2 (1.54%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.54%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.77%) User Experience
4 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.62%) UNIX
1 58 (44.62%) Linux
1 58 (44.62%) Mac OS X
2 6 (4.62%) CentOS
3 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.08%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Windows
4 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.62%) Web Design
2 55 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
3 35 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 34 (26.15%) Release Management
4 34 (26.15%) Integration Testing
5 31 (23.85%) TDD
6 24 (18.46%) BDD
7 19 (14.62%) Mentoring
8 16 (12.31%) CRM
9 15 (11.54%) Web Development
10 12 (9.23%) MVC
11 9 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.62%) Workflow
13 5 (3.85%) Scrum
14 4 (3.08%) TOGAF
14 4 (3.08%) Kanban
14 4 (3.08%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.08%) SOA
15 3 (2.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (60.77%) Java
2 36 (27.69%) Apex Code
3 17 (13.08%) C#
4 12 (9.23%) SQL
5 10 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.15%) Python
7 6 (4.62%) PHP
8 2 (1.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.54%) Scala
9 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 36 (27.69%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (6.15%) Cisco
3 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.62%) Splunk
4 2 (1.54%) SAP
4 2 (1.54%) Avaya
5 1 (0.77%) Mercator
5 1 (0.77%) Perforce
5 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
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