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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing REST 53 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.67% 1.34% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 4.24% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 14
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£425 £346 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.74% +19.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £423 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-10.49% +6.57%
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
570 566 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.70% 31.62% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 399 216
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £61.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 50 £425 +28.78% 2
Bradford -14 1 - -
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (53.51%) Java
2 60 (52.63%) HTML
3 47 (41.23%) Web Design
4 45 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (38.60%) Linux
6 43 (37.72%) UNIX
6 43 (37.72%) Mac OS X
6 43 (37.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 41 (35.96%) Hibernate
8 40 (35.09%) HTTP
9 39 (34.21%) Relational Database
9 39 (34.21%) MongoDB
10 36 (31.58%) Apex Code
10 36 (31.58%) JAX-RS
10 36 (31.58%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (29.82%) Release Management
11 34 (29.82%) Integration Testing
12 32 (28.07%) Neo4j
13 29 (25.44%) TDD
14 26 (22.81%) BDD
15 24 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 24 (21.05%) Subversion
15 24 (21.05%) SOAP
16 23 (20.18%) Configuration Management
17 17 (14.91%) C#
17 17 (14.91%) .NET
18 16 (14.04%) JSON
19 15 (13.16%) Web Development
19 15 (13.16%) CRM
20 14 (12.28%) Web Services

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) CMS
2 2 (1.75%) SAS
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SPSS
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 40 (35.09%) HTTP
2 3 (2.63%) CTI
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.21%) Relational Database
1 39 (34.21%) MongoDB
2 32 (28.07%) Neo4j
3 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.75%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.75%) MOLAP
5 2 (1.75%) OLAP
5 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.75%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 24 (21.05%) Subversion
2 4 (3.51%) Maven
3 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.75%) JMeter
4 2 (1.75%) JUnit
4 2 (1.75%) QUnit
4 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.75%) Mockito
5 1 (0.88%) NUnit
5 1 (0.88%) Xcode
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 102 (89.47%) Developer
2 54 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 36 (31.58%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Technical Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Architect
6 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.51%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.63%) Technical Architect
9 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (1.75%) Consultant
9 2 (1.75%) Data Architect
9 2 (1.75%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (1.75%) Data Analytics Architect
10 1 (0.88%) iOS Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Android Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Web Support Analyst
10 1 (0.88%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (52.63%) HTML
2 41 (35.96%) Hibernate
3 36 (31.58%) JAX-RS
4 24 (21.05%) SOAP
5 17 (14.91%) .NET
6 16 (14.04%) JSON
7 14 (12.28%) Web Services
7 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET
8 13 (11.40%) CSS
9 11 (9.65%) XML
9 11 (9.65%) Spring
10 6 (5.26%) WCF
10 6 (5.26%) jQuery
11 5 (4.39%) Visualforce
12 4 (3.51%) J2EE
12 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (2.63%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.63%) JPA
13 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.63%) Open Source
1 3 (2.63%) User Experience
2 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
2 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.75%) PKI
2 2 (1.75%) Replication
2 2 (1.75%) IVR
2 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
2 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.60%) Linux
2 43 (37.72%) UNIX
2 43 (37.72%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.39%) Android
4 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.75%) Windows
5 2 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.23%) Web Design
2 45 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (37.72%) Responsive Web Design
4 34 (29.82%) Release Management
4 34 (29.82%) Integration Testing
5 29 (25.44%) TDD
6 26 (22.81%) BDD
7 23 (20.18%) Configuration Management
8 15 (13.16%) Web Development
8 15 (13.16%) CRM
9 13 (11.40%) MVC
10 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.14%) SOA
11 5 (4.39%) Analytics
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.39%) Kanban
11 5 (4.39%) Web Analytics
11 5 (4.39%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.39%) Scrum
12 4 (3.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.51%) Java
2 36 (31.58%) Apex Code
3 17 (14.91%) C#
4 12 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.14%) SQL
6 5 (4.39%) Ruby
7 4 (3.51%) Python
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 36 (31.58%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (1.75%) SAP
4 2 (1.75%) Avaya
4 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.75%) Splunk
5 1 (0.88%) F5
5 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) KANA
5 1 (0.88%) Perforce