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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 55 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.61% 2.92% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.25% 9.33% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 27
Median daily rate £438 £481 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
489 686 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.11% 31.32% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 428 286
Median daily rate £403 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 52 £438 -3.31% 5
Bradford +5 1 £401 -30.34%
Wakefield -2 1 £288 -20.02% 1
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 71 (63.96%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (57.66%) Java
3 52 (46.85%) JSON
4 49 (44.14%) HTML
5 47 (42.34%) Spring
6 46 (41.44%) CSS
7 43 (38.74%) Scrum
8 41 (36.94%) HTML5
9 39 (35.14%) JIRA
9 39 (35.14%) Ajax
10 38 (34.23%) CSS3
11 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 34 (30.63%) Ruby
13 33 (29.73%) C#
14 32 (28.83%) SOAP
14 32 (28.83%) MVC
14 32 (28.83%) Scala
15 31 (27.93%) Open Source
15 31 (27.93%) Jenkins
16 30 (27.03%) Django
16 30 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
16 30 (27.03%) Linux
17 29 (26.13%) Python
18 28 (25.23%) Front End Development
19 27 (24.32%) Guice
19 27 (24.32%) Spring MVC
19 27 (24.32%) Google
20 26 (23.42%) RESTful
20 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
21 25 (22.52%) JUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (19.82%) Confluence
2 6 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (5.41%) Mule
2 6 (5.41%) Mule ESB
3 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) PaaS
3 5 (4.50%) GitHub
4 4 (3.60%) CloudBees
4 4 (3.60%) IaaS
4 4 (3.60%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) LDAP
3 2 (1.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.90%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.90%) SMTP
4 1 (0.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.81%) MySQL
2 12 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.01%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.70%) DB2
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.90%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.90%) GIS
8 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.90%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (35.14%) JIRA
2 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 31 (27.93%) Jenkins
4 25 (22.52%) JUnit
5 23 (20.72%) Subversion
6 6 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.50%) Selenium
7 5 (4.50%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.60%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.60%) Maven
9 3 (2.70%) Appium
9 3 (2.70%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.70%) JMeter
9 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.70%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.80%) Gatling
10 2 (1.80%) Spock
10 2 (1.80%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (8.11%) Retail
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
3 5 (4.50%) Local Government
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (67.57%) Developer
2 34 (30.63%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (15.32%) Architect
5 14 (12.61%) Agile Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Scala Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.31%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (5.41%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Integration Developer
9 6 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.41%) MuleSoft Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Agile Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.85%) JSON
2 49 (44.14%) HTML
3 47 (42.34%) Spring
4 46 (41.44%) CSS
5 41 (36.94%) HTML5
6 39 (35.14%) Ajax
7 38 (34.23%) CSS3
8 32 (28.83%) SOAP
9 30 (27.03%) Django
9 30 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
10 27 (24.32%) Guice
10 27 (24.32%) Spring MVC
11 26 (23.42%) RESTful
12 24 (21.62%) Play Framework
13 16 (14.41%) Web Services
14 11 (9.91%) .NET
14 11 (9.91%) JMS
15 10 (9.01%) XML
16 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
16 9 (8.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) User Experience
2 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.41%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.70%) PKI
6 3 (2.70%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.80%) Blog
7 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.80%) Social Media
7 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) iPhone
8 1 (0.90%) iSeries
8 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.03%) Linux
2 8 (7.21%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Android
4 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (63.96%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) Scrum
3 32 (28.83%) MVC
4 31 (27.93%) Open Source
5 28 (25.23%) Front End Development
6 24 (21.62%) TDD
7 23 (20.72%) Automated Testing
8 22 (19.82%) Configuration Management
9 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
10 19 (17.12%) Web Design
11 17 (15.32%) OWASP
12 15 (13.51%) API Development
12 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
12 15 (13.51%) SOA
13 13 (11.71%) BDD
13 13 (11.71%) Line Management
13 13 (11.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 64 (57.66%) Java
2 34 (30.63%) Ruby
3 33 (29.73%) C#
4 32 (28.83%) Scala
5 29 (26.13%) Python
6 24 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.91%) SQL
8 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.31%) PHP
10 4 (3.60%) C++
11 2 (1.80%) Korn
11 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.90%) COBOL
12 1 (0.90%) Groovy
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) CCNP
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCSE
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) RHCE
3 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) HL7
3 2 (1.80%) FATCA
3 2 (1.80%) GCP
4 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.90%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Puppet
2 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.70%) vRealize
3 1 (0.90%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Google
2 13 (11.71%) Oracle
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.21%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.80%) Solace
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco
7 1 (0.90%) EMC
7 1 (0.90%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.90%) Perforce
7 1 (0.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.90%) Zend
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £450 - 550 per day
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