The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 86 54 94
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +40
Contract jobs citing REST 19 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 2.12% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 7.67% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 0
Average daily rate £323 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +28.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
546 365 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.43% 27.61% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 218 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
REST
Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -25 18 £325 +12.06% 6
Hebden Bridge - - - -
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 23 (69.70%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) SOAP
3 16 (48.48%) XML
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
5 13 (39.39%) Spring
6 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (30.30%) Maven
8 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) J2EE
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) OO
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
10 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
10 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) JMS
10 7 (21.21%) HTML5
11 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
11 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 6 (18.18%) JSON
11 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.18%) PHP
11 6 (18.18%) Apache Camel
12 5 (15.15%) XSD
12 5 (15.15%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQLite
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Maven
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) PhoneGap
3 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.09%) Xcode
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) NUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) SOAP
2 16 (48.48%) XML
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
4 13 (39.39%) Spring
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) J2EE
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) JMS
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) Apache Camel
8 6 (18.18%) JSON
9 5 (15.15%) XSD
10 4 (12.12%) JPA
10 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 3 (9.09%) CSS3
11 3 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
11 3 (9.09%) Ext JS
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) OO
2 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) OOP
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (9.09%) Android Development
5 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Web Design
6 2 (6.06%) CMMI
6 2 (6.06%) UML
6 2 (6.06%) RUP
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) OOD
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
5 6 (18.18%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) C#
7 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.06%) Python
9 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.03%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 3 (9.09%) QNX
3 3 (9.09%) Zend
3 3 (9.09%) Sencha
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) Perforce
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