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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 114 81 101
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Contract jobs citing REST 24 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.62% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 5.39% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 11
Average daily rate
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£363 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £418 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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
742 687 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.45% 30.03% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 421 312
Average daily rate £330 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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 -39 11 £450 +28.11% 10
South Yorkshire -6 10 £338 -4.25% 2
North Yorkshire -8 2 £375 +20.00% 4
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 55 (45.08%) Java
2 54 (44.26%) HTML
3 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (31.97%) Hibernate
5 37 (30.33%) Web Design
5 37 (30.33%) Linux
5 37 (30.33%) HTTP
6 36 (29.51%) Mac OS X
6 36 (29.51%) UNIX
6 36 (29.51%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (29.51%) Apex Code
7 35 (28.69%) MongoDB
8 34 (27.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 34 (27.87%) Release Management
8 34 (27.87%) Integration Testing
8 34 (27.87%) System Integration Testing
9 33 (27.05%) JAX-RS
9 33 (27.05%) SOAP
10 30 (24.59%) .NET
10 30 (24.59%) Relational Database
11 28 (22.95%) Web Services
11 28 (22.95%) Neo4j
12 23 (18.85%) Configuration Management
13 22 (18.03%) TDD
13 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
14 21 (17.21%) BDD
15 19 (15.57%) C#
15 19 (15.57%) CRM
16 18 (14.75%) XML
17 17 (13.93%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.64%) IIS
2 2 (1.64%) CMS
2 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.82%) Node.js
3 1 (0.82%) Drupal
3 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.82%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.82%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Intranet
2 2 (1.64%) Firewall
2 2 (1.64%) LDAP
3 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.82%) DMZ
3 1 (0.82%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.69%) MongoDB
2 30 (24.59%) Relational Database
3 28 (22.95%) Neo4j
4 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.64%) ROLAP
8 2 (1.64%) OLAP
8 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.64%) MOLAP
9 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.82%) SQLite
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Subversion
1 14 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.92%) Maven
3 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.64%) NUnit
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.64%) Mockito
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.82%) QUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.82%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.82%) JMeter
5 1 (0.82%) Xcode
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.82%) JUnit
5 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (2.46%) Finance
2 1 (0.82%) Banking
2 1 (0.82%) Retail
2 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (87.70%) Developer
2 47 (38.52%) Java Developer
3 36 (29.51%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (12.30%) Technical Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Architect
6 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.10%) CRM Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Data Analytics Architect
11 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Web Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Data Architect
11 2 (1.64%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.64%) C# Developer
12 1 (0.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.26%) HTML
2 39 (31.97%) Hibernate
3 33 (27.05%) SOAP
3 33 (27.05%) JAX-RS
4 30 (24.59%) .NET
5 28 (22.95%) Web Services
6 18 (14.75%) XML
7 17 (13.93%) ASP.NET
8 15 (12.30%) CSS
8 15 (12.30%) Spring
9 13 (10.66%) JSON
10 9 (7.38%) jQuery
10 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.56%) WCF
12 7 (5.74%) Middleware
12 7 (5.74%) AngularJS
13 6 (4.92%) Entity Framework
13 6 (4.92%) Ajax
14 5 (4.10%) .NET Framework
14 5 (4.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.10%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.64%) E-Learning
2 2 (1.64%) User Experience
2 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.64%) Replication
2 2 (1.64%) Taxonomies
2 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.82%) Blog
3 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.82%) Clustering
3 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.82%) NHS
3 1 (0.82%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.82%) PKI
3 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.33%) Linux
2 36 (29.51%) Mac OS X
2 36 (29.51%) UNIX
3 4 (3.28%) Android
4 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.64%) Windows
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.33%) Web Design
3 34 (27.87%) Release Management
3 34 (27.87%) Integration Testing
3 34 (27.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 34 (27.87%) System Integration Testing
4 23 (18.85%) Configuration Management
5 22 (18.03%) TDD
6 21 (17.21%) BDD
7 19 (15.57%) CRM
8 16 (13.11%) MVC
9 14 (11.48%) Web Development
10 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.20%) Scrum
11 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.74%) SOA
13 6 (4.92%) Pair Programming
13 6 (4.92%) Kanban
14 5 (4.10%) Analytics
14 5 (4.10%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.08%) Java
2 36 (29.51%) Apex Code
3 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.57%) C#
5 8 (6.56%) SQL
6 6 (4.92%) Ruby
7 4 (3.28%) Python
7 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.46%) Scala
9 1 (0.82%) XQuery
9 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.82%) XPath
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.82%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 36 (29.51%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle
3 3 (2.46%) SAP
3 3 (2.46%) Cisco
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) Avaya
5 1 (0.82%) Software AG
5 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.82%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Intel
5 1 (0.82%) Perforce
5 1 (0.82%) KANA
5 1 (0.82%) F5
5 1 (0.82%) Splunk