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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 44 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Contract jobs citing REST 69 87 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.41% 4.31% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.21% 14.92% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 48 13
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £371 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
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
676 583 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.45% 28.89% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 351 412
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -16 66 £450 +5.88% 8
Bradford +16 1 - -
REST
Yorkshire

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 101 (84.87%) Java
2 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (48.74%) TDD
4 43 (36.13%) HTML
5 36 (30.25%) Spring
6 32 (26.89%) Retail
7 25 (21.01%) Linux
8 24 (20.17%) Unix
8 24 (20.17%) BDD
9 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
9 23 (19.33%) C#
9 23 (19.33%) Oracle
10 22 (18.49%) Mac OS X
10 22 (18.49%) Microservices
11 21 (17.65%) Cucumber
11 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 18 (15.13%) MongoDB
12 18 (15.13%) CSS
12 18 (15.13%) SOAP
12 18 (15.13%) JSON
13 17 (14.29%) Scala
13 17 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (13.45%) Selenium
15 15 (12.61%) SOA
15 15 (12.61%) Relational Database
16 14 (11.76%) HTTP
16 14 (11.76%) Web Services
16 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
16 14 (11.76%) .NET
16 14 (11.76%) Hibernate

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 12 (10.08%) Node.js
2 11 (9.24%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.40%) nginx
4 9 (7.56%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.68%) CMS
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.84%) IIS
6 1 (0.84%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) SaaS
3 4 (3.36%) IaaS
3 4 (3.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) HTTP
2 10 (8.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.61%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (9.24%) Neo4j
6 9 (7.56%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.56%) Redis
7 8 (6.72%) MySQL
8 7 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.45%) Selenium
3 11 (9.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.40%) JUnit
4 10 (8.40%) Subversion
5 9 (7.56%) Maven
5 9 (7.56%) NUnit
6 8 (6.72%) Mockito
7 4 (3.36%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.36%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.52%) Appium
9 2 (1.68%) Hudson
9 2 (1.68%) JIRA
9 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.84%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.84%) JMeter
10 1 (0.84%) jMock
General
1 32 (26.89%) Retail
2 4 (3.36%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (67.23%) Developer
2 66 (55.46%) Java Developer
3 36 (30.25%) Senior Developer
4 33 (27.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (26.05%) Architect
6 28 (23.53%) Agile Developer
6 28 (23.53%) Agile Java Developer
7 25 (21.01%) Senior Agile Developer
7 25 (21.01%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 15 (12.61%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (10.92%) Technical Architect
10 10 (8.40%) Digital Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Digital Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (4.20%) HTML Developer
12 5 (4.20%) Senior Digital Architect
12 5 (4.20%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
13 4 (3.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.13%) HTML
2 36 (30.25%) Spring
3 18 (15.13%) CSS
3 18 (15.13%) JSON
3 18 (15.13%) SOAP
4 14 (11.76%) .NET
4 14 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 14 (11.76%) Web Services
5 13 (10.92%) AngularJS
6 12 (10.08%) JAX-RS
7 11 (9.24%) Swagger
8 10 (8.40%) PhoneGap
8 10 (8.40%) RESTful
8 10 (8.40%) XML
9 7 (5.88%) Akka
9 7 (5.88%) Spring Boot
10 6 (5.04%) Play Framework
10 6 (5.04%) Spring Integration
11 5 (4.20%) Django
11 5 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.68%) iPad
2 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.84%) CMDB
3 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.84%) iPhone
3 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.01%) Linux
2 24 (20.17%) Unix
3 22 (18.49%) Mac OS X
4 13 (10.92%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (48.74%) TDD
3 24 (20.17%) BDD
4 22 (18.49%) Microservices
5 17 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (12.61%) SOA
7 14 (11.76%) Web Design
8 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.24%) Scrum
8 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.40%) Web Development
10 8 (6.72%) High Availability
11 7 (5.88%) API Development
11 7 (5.88%) Low Latency
11 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.88%) MVC
11 7 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.04%) Open Source
13 5 (4.20%) Kanban
13 5 (4.20%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 101 (84.87%) Java
2 23 (19.33%) C#
2 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.29%) Scala
4 10 (8.40%) Ruby
5 8 (6.72%) SQL
6 6 (5.04%) PHP
7 5 (4.20%) Python
8 3 (2.52%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.52%) Perl
9 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) ES6
9 1 (0.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Degree
4 1 (0.84%) ISEB
4 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.84%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Ansible
1 5 (4.20%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) Oracle
2 10 (8.40%) Google
3 2 (1.68%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.84%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 4 days ago