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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 97 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing REST 25 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 3.27% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 13
Average daily rate
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£430 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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
606 490 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.89% 28.93% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 315 210
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
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 31 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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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 -4 24 £430 +7.50% 9
Bradford -12 1 £425 +32.81%
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 69 (61.61%) Java
2 67 (59.82%) HTML
3 53 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (45.54%) Linux
5 50 (44.64%) UNIX
5 50 (44.64%) Mac OS X
5 50 (44.64%) Web Design
6 49 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 46 (41.07%) HTTP
8 45 (40.18%) Relational Database
9 43 (38.39%) MongoDB
10 41 (36.61%) JAX-RS
11 39 (34.82%) Hibernate
12 36 (32.14%) Neo4j
13 35 (31.25%) TDD
14 33 (29.46%) BDD
15 30 (26.79%) Apex Code
15 30 (26.79%) Salesforce.com
16 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
17 28 (25.00%) Integration Testing
17 28 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
17 28 (25.00%) Subversion
17 28 (25.00%) Release Management
18 24 (21.43%) Configuration Management
19 22 (19.64%) Web Development
20 21 (18.75%) SOAP
21 14 (12.50%) JSON
22 12 (10.71%) Web Services
22 12 (10.71%) XML
22 12 (10.71%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.79%) SAS
1 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.89%) IIS
2 1 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.89%) CMS
2 1 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.07%) HTTP
2 3 (2.68%) Intranet
3 2 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (0.89%) Extranet
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.18%) Relational Database
2 43 (38.39%) MongoDB
3 36 (32.14%) Neo4j
4 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.68%) OLAP
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.79%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.79%) ROLAP
7 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) SQLite
8 1 (0.89%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.89%) OLTP
8 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.00%) Subversion
3 10 (8.93%) Maven
3 10 (8.93%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.04%) Mockito
5 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.79%) JUnit
5 2 (1.79%) JMeter
6 1 (0.89%) Xcode
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.89%) QUnit
General
1 3 (2.68%) Finance
2 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (89.29%) Developer
2 61 (54.46%) Java Developer
3 30 (26.79%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Technical Developer
5 7 (6.25%) Architect
6 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Technical Architect
8 2 (1.79%) Data Architect
8 2 (1.79%) .NET Developer
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (1.79%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (1.79%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (1.79%) Android Developer
8 2 (1.79%) iOS Developer
8 2 (1.79%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (0.89%) Test Leader
9 1 (0.89%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.89%) Agile Coach
9 1 (0.89%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (59.82%) HTML
2 41 (36.61%) JAX-RS
3 39 (34.82%) Hibernate
4 21 (18.75%) SOAP
5 14 (12.50%) JSON
6 12 (10.71%) .NET
6 12 (10.71%) Web Services
6 12 (10.71%) XML
7 11 (9.82%) CSS
8 10 (8.93%) Spring
9 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.46%) Visualforce
11 4 (3.57%) WCF
11 4 (3.57%) Django
11 4 (3.57%) jQuery
11 4 (3.57%) J2EE
11 4 (3.57%) Struts
11 4 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.68%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.79%) Replication
1 2 (1.79%) Taxonomies
1 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
1 2 (1.79%) User Experience
1 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
1 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
2 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
2 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.89%) Blog
2 1 (0.89%) PKI
2 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.89%) NHS
2 1 (0.89%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.54%) Linux
2 50 (44.64%) Mac OS X
2 50 (44.64%) UNIX
3 3 (2.68%) Android
4 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.89%) Windows
5 1 (0.89%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.64%) Web Design
3 49 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 35 (31.25%) TDD
5 33 (29.46%) BDD
6 28 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 28 (25.00%) Release Management
6 28 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 24 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 22 (19.64%) Web Development
9 10 (8.93%) CRM
10 9 (8.04%) MVC
11 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.36%) Scrum
13 5 (4.46%) Web Analytics
13 5 (4.46%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.46%) Analytics
13 5 (4.46%) Kanban
14 4 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) Java
2 30 (26.79%) Apex Code
3 11 (9.82%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) C#
5 6 (5.36%) Ruby
6 5 (4.46%) SQL
7 3 (2.68%) Scala
8 2 (1.79%) Python
8 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.89%) C++
9 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.89%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco
4 2 (1.79%) Avaya
5 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) HP
5 1 (0.89%) KANA
5 1 (0.89%) F5
5 1 (0.89%) Splunk
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