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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 108 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Contract jobs citing REST 11 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.52% 1.83% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 6.08% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £351 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.11% +27.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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
549 510 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.93% 30.12% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 331 213
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -36 10 £450 +24.13% 7
Bradford -16 1 - -
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 49 (48.51%) Java
2 48 (47.52%) HTML
3 37 (36.63%) Web Design
4 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (35.64%) Hibernate
4 36 (35.64%) Linux
4 36 (35.64%) Salesforce.com
4 36 (35.64%) Apex Code
5 35 (34.65%) Mac OS X
5 35 (34.65%) UNIX
6 34 (33.66%) Release Management
6 34 (33.66%) Integration Testing
6 34 (33.66%) MongoDB
6 34 (33.66%) Responsive Web Design
6 34 (33.66%) System Integration Testing
7 32 (31.68%) JAX-RS
7 32 (31.68%) HTTP
8 30 (29.70%) Relational Database
9 28 (27.72%) Neo4j
10 23 (22.77%) SOAP
11 22 (21.78%) Configuration Management
12 19 (18.81%) TDD
13 18 (17.82%) BDD
14 15 (14.85%) .NET
15 14 (13.86%) Subversion
15 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
16 13 (12.87%) C#
16 13 (12.87%) CRM
17 12 (11.88%) Web Services
17 12 (11.88%) JSON

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) SAS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SPSS
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.68%) HTTP
2 2 (1.98%) Intranet
2 2 (1.98%) LDAP
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) MongoDB
2 30 (29.70%) Relational Database
3 28 (27.72%) Neo4j
4 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.98%) OLAP
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.98%) MOLAP
6 2 (1.98%) ROLAP
6 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.99%) SQLite
7 1 (0.99%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Subversion
1 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.96%) Maven
3 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.98%) Mockito
4 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) QUnit
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
5 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.99%) JMeter
5 1 (0.99%) Xcode
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
General
1 2 (1.98%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (87.13%) Developer
2 42 (41.58%) Java Developer
3 36 (35.64%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (14.85%) Technical Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Architect
6 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
6 4 (3.96%) .NET Developer
6 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (3.96%) Technical Architect
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (1.98%) Data Architect
7 2 (1.98%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (1.98%) Data Analytics Architect
8 1 (0.99%) Android Developer
8 1 (0.99%) QA Leader
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 1 (0.99%) iOS Developer
8 1 (0.99%) Agile Coach
8 1 (0.99%) Mobility Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (47.52%) HTML
2 36 (35.64%) Hibernate
3 32 (31.68%) JAX-RS
4 23 (22.77%) SOAP
5 15 (14.85%) .NET
6 12 (11.88%) Web Services
6 12 (11.88%) JSON
7 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
7 11 (10.89%) CSS
8 10 (9.90%) XML
8 10 (9.90%) Spring
9 5 (4.95%) Visualforce
10 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.96%) jQuery
10 4 (3.96%) WCF
11 3 (2.97%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (2.97%) NHibernate
11 3 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.97%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.98%) Replication
1 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
1 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
1 2 (1.98%) Taxonomies
1 2 (1.98%) User Experience
1 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
2 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.99%) Blog
2 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.99%) PKI
2 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.99%) NHS
2 1 (0.99%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Linux
2 35 (34.65%) Mac OS X
2 35 (34.65%) UNIX
3 4 (3.96%) Android
4 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Windows
6 1 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Web Design
2 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.66%) Release Management
3 34 (33.66%) Integration Testing
3 34 (33.66%) Responsive Web Design
3 34 (33.66%) System Integration Testing
4 22 (21.78%) Configuration Management
5 19 (18.81%) TDD
6 18 (17.82%) BDD
7 13 (12.87%) CRM
8 11 (10.89%) MVC
9 9 (8.91%) Web Development
10 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.94%) SOA
12 5 (4.95%) Scrum
12 5 (4.95%) Web Analytics
12 5 (4.95%) Analytics
13 4 (3.96%) Kanban
13 4 (3.96%) Pair Programming
13 4 (3.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) Apex Code
3 13 (12.87%) C#
4 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.95%) SQL
6 4 (3.96%) Ruby
7 2 (1.98%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.99%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco
4 2 (1.98%) Avaya
4 2 (1.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.99%) IBM
5 1 (0.99%) HP
5 1 (0.99%) Perforce
5 1 (0.99%) KANA
5 1 (0.99%) F5
5 1 (0.99%) Splunk