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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 41 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 0.84% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 2.87% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £49.83 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-35.77% +36.50%
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
475 453 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.14% 29.26% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 214
Average daily rate £343 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +713.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £175.00 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 41 £375 +25.00% 6
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 58 (73.42%) HTML
2 50 (63.29%) Java
3 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (44.30%) Hibernate
5 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
6 31 (39.24%) Web Design
7 30 (37.97%) UNIX
8 29 (36.71%) Linux
8 29 (36.71%) Mac OS X
8 29 (36.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (31.65%) Neo4j
9 25 (31.65%) JAX-RS
9 25 (31.65%) Relational Database
9 25 (31.65%) HTTP
10 21 (26.58%) JSON
11 19 (24.05%) CSS
12 18 (22.78%) TDD
13 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
13 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
13 17 (21.52%) MVC
14 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.25%) Subversion
15 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
16 14 (17.72%) HTML5
16 14 (17.72%) Ajax
17 13 (16.46%) C#
17 13 (16.46%) XML
18 12 (15.19%) BDD
18 12 (15.19%) NoSQL
19 11 (13.92%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (6.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) Drupal
2 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.27%) Liferay
2 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) HTTP
2 5 (6.33%) Firewall
3 3 (3.80%) CTI
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
2 25 (31.65%) Neo4j
2 25 (31.65%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.19%) NoSQL
4 11 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.59%) MySQL
5 6 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.33%) SQLite
6 5 (6.33%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.25%) Subversion
3 5 (6.33%) JUnit
3 5 (6.33%) JMeter
3 5 (6.33%) Xcode
3 5 (6.33%) QUnit
3 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) Selenium
5 3 (3.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) Grunt
General
1 5 (6.33%) Law
2 2 (2.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 42 (53.16%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Head of Architecture
4 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Tester
6 3 (3.80%) Automation Tester
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.53%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (73.42%) HTML
2 35 (44.30%) Hibernate
3 25 (31.65%) JAX-RS
4 21 (26.58%) JSON
5 19 (24.05%) CSS
6 14 (17.72%) Ajax
6 14 (17.72%) HTML5
7 13 (16.46%) XML
8 10 (12.66%) SOAP
8 10 (12.66%) jQuery
9 9 (11.39%) CSS3
9 9 (11.39%) .NET
10 8 (10.13%) J2EE
11 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.86%) Web Services
11 7 (8.86%) JPA
12 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
13 5 (6.33%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (6.33%) Apache Camel
13 5 (6.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Smartcard
1 5 (6.33%) PKI
1 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.80%) IVR
3 2 (2.53%) Online Games
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) UNIX
2 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 29 (36.71%) Mac OS X
3 10 (12.66%) Android
4 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Web Design
3 29 (36.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (22.78%) TDD
5 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
5 17 (21.52%) MVC
6 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.19%) BDD
8 9 (11.39%) TOGAF
9 8 (10.13%) CMMI
10 7 (8.86%) CRM
10 7 (8.86%) Web Development
11 6 (7.59%) Release Management
11 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
11 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (7.59%) OO
11 6 (7.59%) Android Development
12 5 (6.33%) iOS Development
12 5 (6.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.46%) C#
4 11 (13.92%) SQL
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) Apex Code
7 5 (6.33%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) COBIT
2 1 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (7.59%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.33%) Splunk
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Mercator
5 1 (1.27%) Perforce
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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