The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 59 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +43
Contract jobs citing REST 88 95 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.02% 3.20% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 11.15% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 54 16
Median daily rate £438 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £366 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £413
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 £39.38 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.58%
REST
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
928 852 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.81% 28.71% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 524 539
Median daily rate £400 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £55.05
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Yorkshire region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Yorkshire region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
West Yorkshire -7 70 £450 +5.88% 8
South Yorkshire +8 15 £390 -13.33% 3
North Yorkshire +7 3 £300 -27.27% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 116 (80.00%) Java
2 109 (75.17%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (43.45%) TDD
4 53 (36.55%) HTML
5 45 (31.03%) Spring
6 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 39 (26.90%) SOAP
8 35 (24.14%) Linux
9 32 (22.07%) Retail
9 32 (22.07%) Git (software)
10 31 (21.38%) Unix
11 30 (20.69%) C#
12 29 (20.00%) BDD
12 29 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 29 (20.00%) JSON
13 27 (18.62%) Scala
13 27 (18.62%) Web Services
14 26 (17.93%) CSS
14 26 (17.93%) Microservices
15 25 (17.24%) Oracle
15 25 (17.24%) Mac OS X
16 22 (15.17%) Cucumber
17 20 (13.79%) .NET
18 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
18 19 (13.10%) Selenium
18 19 (13.10%) Relational Database
19 18 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
19 18 (12.41%) HTTP
20 17 (11.72%) Tomcat
20 17 (11.72%) Maven

REST
Top Related IT Skills in 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 17 (11.72%) Node.js
1 17 (11.72%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.59%) nginx
3 10 (6.90%) Apache
4 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.07%) CMS
6 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.38%) JBoss
6 2 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.45%) SaaS
3 4 (2.76%) GitHub
3 4 (2.76%) IaaS
3 4 (2.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) HTTP
2 10 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Network Security
3 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 19 (13.10%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (9.66%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.59%) MySQL
5 11 (7.59%) Neo4j
6 9 (6.21%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.21%) Redis
7 7 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.69%) Big Data
9 1 (0.69%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (22.07%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.17%) Cucumber
3 19 (13.10%) Selenium
4 17 (11.72%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.72%) Maven
4 17 (11.72%) Subversion
5 16 (11.03%) Mockito
6 13 (8.97%) JUnit
7 9 (6.21%) NUnit
8 7 (4.83%) Eclipse
8 7 (4.83%) jMock
9 6 (4.14%) Gradle
9 6 (4.14%) Spock
9 6 (4.14%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.45%) Ant
11 4 (2.76%) EasyMock
11 4 (2.76%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.76%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.76%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (22.07%) Retail
2 4 (2.76%) Finance
3 2 (1.38%) Banking
3 2 (1.38%) Local Government
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (71.72%) Developer
2 78 (53.79%) Java Developer
3 39 (26.90%) Senior Developer
4 35 (24.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (21.38%) Architect
6 29 (20.00%) Agile Developer
6 29 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 25 (17.24%) Senior Agile Developer
7 25 (17.24%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 15 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (8.97%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.90%) Digital Developer
11 6 (4.14%) Digital Architect
11 6 (4.14%) Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (4.14%) Senior Architect
11 6 (4.14%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 5 (3.45%) HTML Developer
12 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (3.45%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.55%) HTML
2 45 (31.03%) Spring
3 39 (26.90%) SOAP
4 29 (20.00%) JSON
5 27 (18.62%) Web Services
6 26 (17.93%) CSS
7 20 (13.79%) .NET
8 17 (11.72%) AngularJS
9 16 (11.03%) Hibernate
10 14 (9.66%) RESTful
11 13 (8.97%) XML
12 12 (8.28%) JAX-RS
13 11 (7.59%) HTML5
13 11 (7.59%) Swagger
14 10 (6.90%) PhoneGap
15 9 (6.21%) Play Framework
16 8 (5.52%) Spring Integration
17 7 (4.83%) Akka
17 7 (4.83%) Spring Boot
18 6 (4.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.38%) iPad
2 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.69%) CMDB
3 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.69%) iPhone
3 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.14%) Linux
2 31 (21.38%) Unix
3 25 (17.24%) Mac OS X
4 13 (8.97%) Android
5 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (75.17%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (43.45%) TDD
3 29 (20.00%) BDD
4 26 (17.93%) Microservices
5 18 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (11.72%) MVC
7 16 (11.03%) Scrum
8 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.34%) SOA
9 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.66%) Web Design
10 11 (7.59%) Web Development
11 9 (6.21%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.52%) High Availability
12 8 (5.52%) OO
12 8 (5.52%) Open Source
13 7 (4.83%) CRM
13 7 (4.83%) Low Latency
13 7 (4.83%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 116 (80.00%) Java
2 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 30 (20.69%) C#
4 27 (18.62%) Scala
5 11 (7.59%) PHP
5 11 (7.59%) Ruby
6 10 (6.90%) SQL
7 8 (5.52%) Groovy
7 8 (5.52%) Python
8 6 (4.14%) Clojure
9 4 (2.76%) Perl
10 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.07%) Jython
10 3 (2.07%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) C++
12 1 (0.69%) ES6
12 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.14%) Degree
3 5 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.52%) Puppet
2 5 (3.45%) Ansible
3 2 (1.38%) Control-M
4 1 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.69%) Nagios
4 1 (0.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (17.24%) Oracle
2 10 (6.90%) Google
3 8 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.38%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.38%) Sybase
4 2 (1.38%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe
5 1 (0.69%) Akamai
5 1 (0.69%) Zend
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