The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 73 123
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +50
Contract jobs citing REST 55 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.12% 1.81% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.35% 6.17% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £442 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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
659 664 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.38% 29.26% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 376 353
Average daily rate £325 £300 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 13
Average hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 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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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
West Yorkshire +17 43 £400 +33.33% 14
North Yorkshire +3 10 £300 -5.88% 3
South Yorkshire -15 1 - - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 59 (72.84%) Java
2 56 (69.14%) HTML
3 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 29 (35.80%) MongoDB
6 27 (33.33%) Linux
7 23 (28.40%) MVC
7 23 (28.40%) JSON
8 22 (27.16%) UNIX
8 22 (27.16%) CSS
8 22 (27.16%) XML
8 22 (27.16%) HTTP
9 21 (25.93%) Mac OS X
9 21 (25.93%) Neo4j
9 21 (25.93%) JAX-RS
10 20 (24.69%) Ajax
11 19 (23.46%) Web Design
11 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
11 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (23.46%) HTML5
12 18 (22.22%) Android
12 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
13 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
14 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
14 16 (19.75%) Android Development
15 13 (16.05%) CSS3
15 13 (16.05%) SQL
15 13 (16.05%) OO
16 12 (14.81%) J2EE
17 11 (13.58%) JSP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (4.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.70%) Jetty
4 1 (1.23%) Liferay
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.23%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Force.com
1 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Extranet
3 1 (1.23%) SMTP
3 1 (1.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) MongoDB
2 21 (25.93%) Neo4j
3 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
5 8 (9.88%) SQLite
6 6 (7.41%) MySQL
6 6 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.94%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.88%) Xcode
2 8 (9.88%) Selenium
3 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.64%) Subversion
3 7 (8.64%) JUnit
4 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.17%) Maven
6 4 (4.94%) Ant
6 4 (4.94%) JMeter
6 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 4 (4.94%) QUnit
7 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.47%) Hudson
9 1 (1.23%) Grunt
9 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.17%) Law
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (82.72%) Developer
2 42 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (8.64%) Head of Architecture
4 7 (8.64%) Android Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.70%) iOS Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Tester
8 2 (2.47%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Consultant
8 2 (2.47%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.47%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Mobile Web Developer
9 1 (1.23%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (69.14%) HTML
2 36 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 23 (28.40%) JSON
4 22 (27.16%) CSS
4 22 (27.16%) XML
5 21 (25.93%) JAX-RS
6 20 (24.69%) Ajax
7 19 (23.46%) HTML5
8 13 (16.05%) CSS3
9 12 (14.81%) J2EE
10 11 (13.58%) JSP
11 10 (12.35%) jQuery
12 9 (11.11%) SOAP
13 8 (9.88%) Spring
13 8 (9.88%) Spring MVC
13 8 (9.88%) RESTful
13 8 (9.88%) JPA
13 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
14 7 (8.64%) Android SDK
15 5 (6.17%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.94%) Smartcard
2 4 (4.94%) PKI
2 4 (4.94%) Open Source
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.47%) Online Games
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) GIS
4 1 (1.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Linux
2 22 (27.16%) UNIX
3 21 (25.93%) Mac OS X
4 18 (22.22%) Android
5 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.94%) CentOS
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) MVC
3 19 (23.46%) Web Design
3 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
5 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
5 16 (19.75%) Android Development
6 13 (16.05%) OO
7 9 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (8.64%) iOS Development
8 7 (8.64%) TOGAF
8 7 (8.64%) CMMI
9 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.41%) BDD
10 5 (6.17%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.17%) Workflow
10 5 (6.17%) Scrum
11 4 (4.94%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (72.84%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.05%) SQL
4 9 (11.11%) C#
5 6 (7.41%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
6 4 (4.94%) XQuery
7 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) Ruby
8 2 (2.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) COBIT
2 3 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco
3 4 (4.94%) Splunk
4 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.23%) Mercator
5 1 (1.23%) Siebel
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