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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Contract jobs citing REST 49 53 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 3.07% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.48% 10.29% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 5
Average daily rate £508 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% +1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
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
578 515 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.67% 29.80% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 348 284
Average daily rate £363 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -32 32 £450 +18.03% 12
Bradford +20 15 £575 -
Wakefield - 2 £360 -
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 82 (76.64%) Java
2 77 (71.96%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (42.99%) HTML
4 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
5 38 (35.51%) TDD
6 29 (27.10%) C#
7 28 (26.17%) CSS
8 26 (24.30%) SOAP
8 26 (24.30%) Oracle
8 26 (24.30%) Linux
8 26 (24.30%) SOA
9 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
9 24 (22.43%) Spring
10 23 (21.50%) Node.js
11 22 (20.56%) .NET
11 22 (20.56%) Web Services
12 21 (19.63%) XML
12 21 (19.63%) Cucumber
13 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
13 20 (18.69%) JSON
13 20 (18.69%) Unix
14 19 (17.76%) Retail
14 19 (17.76%) BDD
14 19 (17.76%) MongoDB
15 18 (16.82%) Scala
16 17 (15.89%) Hibernate
17 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
18 15 (14.02%) Relational Database
18 15 (14.02%) AngularJS
18 15 (14.02%) Mac OS X

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (21.50%) Node.js
2 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.41%) Apache
4 6 (5.61%) JBoss
4 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.74%) nginx
7 3 (2.80%) IIS
7 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.87%) CMS
8 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) InDesign
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.61%) IaaS
3 6 (5.61%) SaaS
4 5 (4.67%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) HTTP
2 7 (6.54%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Extranet
3 2 (1.87%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.76%) MongoDB
3 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
4 15 (14.02%) Relational Database
5 11 (10.28%) MySQL
6 10 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (8.41%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (6.54%) Neo4j
9 5 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.74%) Redis
11 3 (2.80%) OLTP
11 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.87%) OLAP
12 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Cucumber
2 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.02%) Selenium
4 13 (12.15%) JUnit
5 11 (10.28%) Mockito
6 10 (9.35%) Jenkins
6 10 (9.35%) Maven
6 10 (9.35%) NUnit
7 9 (8.41%) Subversion
8 5 (4.67%) SoapUI
8 5 (4.67%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.80%) Appium
10 2 (1.87%) Bundler
10 2 (1.87%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.87%) Firebug
10 2 (1.87%) Gemnasium
10 2 (1.87%) jMock
10 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.93%) JIRA
11 1 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 19 (17.76%) Retail
2 4 (3.74%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (62.62%) Developer
2 50 (46.73%) Java Developer
3 30 (28.04%) Architect
4 28 (26.17%) Senior Developer
5 22 (20.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (18.69%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (14.02%) Agile Developer
8 14 (13.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Digital Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Agile Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.67%) HTML Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Senior Architect
13 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Analyst
13 4 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.99%) HTML
2 28 (26.17%) CSS
3 26 (24.30%) SOAP
4 24 (22.43%) Spring
5 22 (20.56%) .NET
5 22 (20.56%) Web Services
6 21 (19.63%) XML
7 20 (18.69%) JSON
8 17 (15.89%) Hibernate
9 15 (14.02%) AngularJS
10 12 (11.21%) Swagger
11 11 (10.28%) PhoneGap
12 10 (9.35%) JAX-RS
13 9 (8.41%) HTML5
13 9 (8.41%) jQuery
14 8 (7.48%) WCF
15 7 (6.54%) Akka
15 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.54%) Spring Integration
15 7 (6.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Linux
2 20 (18.69%) Unix
3 15 (14.02%) Mac OS X
4 14 (13.08%) Android
5 5 (4.67%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (71.96%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.51%) TDD
3 26 (24.30%) SOA
4 19 (17.76%) BDD
5 13 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.21%) Microservices
6 12 (11.21%) OO
6 12 (11.21%) Scrum
6 12 (11.21%) Web Design
7 10 (9.35%) MVC
8 9 (8.41%) Open Source
9 8 (7.48%) B2B
9 8 (7.48%) OOP
9 8 (7.48%) Web Development
10 7 (6.54%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.61%) BPEL
12 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.67%) Kanban
12 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (76.64%) Java
2 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.10%) C#
4 18 (16.82%) Scala
5 15 (14.02%) Ruby
6 13 (12.15%) SQL
7 12 (11.21%) Python
8 8 (7.48%) PHP
9 7 (6.54%) Perl
10 3 (2.80%) VB
11 2 (1.87%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.87%) FQL
11 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.93%) C
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) ES6
12 1 (0.93%) R
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.87%) WCAG
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Puppet
2 5 (4.67%) Ansible
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) StatsD
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Oracle
2 11 (10.28%) Google
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Adobe
4 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.87%) Sonatype
5 1 (0.93%) Apigee
5 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco
5 1 (0.93%) Citrix
5 1 (0.93%) F5
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Mashery
5 1 (0.93%) Nokia
5 1 (0.93%) Tableau
5 1 (0.93%) Teradata
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago