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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 45 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.41% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.18% 3.43% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £337 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £373 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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
490 437 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.25% 27.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 260 232
Average daily rate £350 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £20.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +24 44 £400 +15.10% 5
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 53 (77.94%) HTML
2 46 (67.65%) Java
3 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (48.53%) Hibernate
3 33 (48.53%) MongoDB
4 27 (39.71%) UNIX
4 27 (39.71%) Linux
5 26 (38.24%) Web Design
5 26 (38.24%) Mac OS X
6 25 (36.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (35.29%) Neo4j
7 24 (35.29%) JAX-RS
8 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
8 23 (33.82%) JSON
9 22 (32.35%) HTTP
10 17 (25.00%) CSS
10 17 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 16 (23.53%) XML
12 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 14 (20.59%) MVC
12 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
12 14 (20.59%) HTML5
12 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
13 13 (19.12%) Ajax
14 12 (17.65%) TDD
14 12 (17.65%) Subversion
15 11 (16.18%) Android
15 11 (16.18%) SQL
15 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
16 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Liferay
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Drupal
2 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) HTTP
2 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (4.41%) CTI
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) MongoDB
2 24 (35.29%) Neo4j
3 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
5 10 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (11.76%) SQLite
7 6 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (8.82%) MySQL
8 4 (5.88%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Subversion
3 8 (11.76%) Xcode
4 4 (5.88%) QUnit
4 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.88%) Selenium
4 4 (5.88%) JMeter
4 4 (5.88%) JUnit
5 3 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) Grunt
General
1 5 (7.35%) Law
2 2 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (80.88%) Developer
2 37 (54.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Head of Architecture
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Tester
6 3 (4.41%) Automation Tester
6 3 (4.41%) iOS Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Consultant
8 1 (1.47%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.47%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (77.94%) HTML
2 33 (48.53%) Hibernate
3 24 (35.29%) JAX-RS
4 23 (33.82%) JSON
5 17 (25.00%) CSS
6 16 (23.53%) XML
7 14 (20.59%) HTML5
8 13 (19.12%) Ajax
9 9 (13.24%) jQuery
9 9 (13.24%) CSS3
10 8 (11.76%) RESTful
11 7 (10.29%) SOAP
11 7 (10.29%) J2EE
12 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.82%) JPA
13 5 (7.35%) Web Services
13 5 (7.35%) .NET
13 5 (7.35%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (7.35%) PhoneGap
14 4 (5.88%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.88%) PKI
2 4 (5.88%) Smartcard
3 3 (4.41%) IVR
4 2 (2.94%) Online Games
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) UNIX
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 26 (38.24%) Mac OS X
3 11 (16.18%) Android
4 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) Web Design
3 25 (36.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (20.59%) MVC
5 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
6 12 (17.65%) TDD
7 9 (13.24%) Android Development
8 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 8 (11.76%) OO
9 7 (10.29%) CMMI
9 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
9 7 (10.29%) BDD
10 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.35%) Web Development
12 4 (5.88%) Migration
12 4 (5.88%) Workflow
13 3 (4.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) Java
2 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.18%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) C#
5 6 (8.82%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.41%) Scala
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) COBIT
2 1 (1.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.88%) Splunk
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco
2 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Mercator
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
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