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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 118 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 22 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.74% 1.02% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.55% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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
792 677 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.78% 28.82% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 418 311
Average daily rate £330 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 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 28 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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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
South Yorkshire +2 13 £344 -17.16% 2
West Yorkshire -29 6 £456 +27.62% 16
North Yorkshire -8 2 - - 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 58 (50.43%) Java
2 56 (48.70%) HTML
3 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (33.91%) Hibernate
5 37 (32.17%) Linux
6 35 (30.43%) UNIX
6 35 (30.43%) HTTP
6 35 (30.43%) Mac OS X
7 34 (29.57%) SOAP
7 34 (29.57%) Web Design
7 34 (29.57%) MongoDB
8 32 (27.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 32 (27.83%) JAX-RS
9 30 (26.09%) Relational Database
9 30 (26.09%) Apex Code
9 30 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (24.35%) Release Management
10 28 (24.35%) Integration Testing
10 28 (24.35%) System Integration Testing
11 27 (23.48%) Neo4j
12 26 (22.61%) Web Services
12 26 (22.61%) .NET
13 24 (20.87%) JavaScript
14 23 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 23 (20.00%) TDD
15 21 (18.26%) XML
16 19 (16.52%) Spring
16 19 (16.52%) BDD
17 15 (13.04%) MVC
17 15 (13.04%) CRM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) SAS
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.87%) Node.js
3 1 (0.87%) Drupal
3 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.43%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) Intranet
3 2 (1.74%) LDAP
3 2 (1.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.87%) Extranet
4 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.87%) DMZ
4 1 (0.87%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.57%) MongoDB
2 30 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 27 (23.48%) Neo4j
4 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.61%) OLAP
7 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.74%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.74%) ROLAP
7 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.87%) DB2
8 1 (0.87%) OLTP
8 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.87%) SQLite
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.87%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.30%) Subversion
3 9 (7.83%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.48%) JUnit
6 3 (2.61%) Build Forge
7 2 (1.74%) NUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Mockito
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.74%) Selenium
7 2 (1.74%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.87%) QUnit
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.87%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.87%) JMeter
8 1 (0.87%) Xcode
8 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (2.61%) Finance
2 1 (0.87%) Banking
2 1 (0.87%) Retail
2 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (86.96%) Developer
2 48 (41.74%) Java Developer
3 30 (26.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 13 (11.30%) Technical Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Architect
6 7 (6.09%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.35%) CRM Developer
9 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.61%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (1.74%) HTML Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Android Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Data Analytics Architect
11 2 (1.74%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (1.74%) iOS Developer
11 2 (1.74%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (48.70%) HTML
2 39 (33.91%) Hibernate
3 34 (29.57%) SOAP
4 32 (27.83%) JAX-RS
5 26 (22.61%) .NET
5 26 (22.61%) Web Services
6 21 (18.26%) XML
7 19 (16.52%) Spring
8 14 (12.17%) CSS
9 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
9 13 (11.30%) JSON
10 9 (7.83%) jQuery
11 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (6.09%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.09%) WCF
12 7 (6.09%) Ajax
13 6 (5.22%) Middleware
13 6 (5.22%) HTML5
13 6 (5.22%) Entity Framework
14 5 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.74%) E-Learning
2 2 (1.74%) User Experience
2 2 (1.74%) Replication
2 2 (1.74%) Taxonomies
2 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Blog
3 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.87%) NHS
3 1 (0.87%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) Linux
2 35 (30.43%) Mac OS X
2 35 (30.43%) UNIX
3 3 (2.61%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Windows
5 1 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) Web Design
3 32 (27.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (24.35%) Release Management
4 28 (24.35%) Integration Testing
4 28 (24.35%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (20.00%) TDD
5 23 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 19 (16.52%) BDD
7 15 (13.04%) MVC
7 15 (13.04%) CRM
8 14 (12.17%) Scrum
8 14 (12.17%) Web Development
9 11 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.83%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.96%) SOA
12 6 (5.22%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.22%) Open Source
12 6 (5.22%) Kanban
13 5 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.43%) Java
2 30 (26.09%) Apex Code
3 24 (20.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.17%) C#
5 9 (7.83%) SQL
6 7 (6.09%) Ruby
7 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.48%) Python
8 3 (2.61%) Scala
9 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.87%) C++
10 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.87%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 2 (1.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.74%) Avaya
5 1 (0.87%) Software AG
5 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) Intel
5 1 (0.87%) SAP
5 1 (0.87%) KANA
5 1 (0.87%) F5
5 1 (0.87%) Splunk
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago