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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 84 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing REST 57 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 1.11% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 3.59% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £421 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-10.49% +6.57%
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
811 779 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.80% 30.94% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 539 310
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
West Yorkshire +18 53 £425 +22.74% 4
North Yorkshire +5 2 £413 +50.00% 1
South Yorkshire -9 1 £450 +8.43%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (55.20%) Java
2 66 (52.80%) HTML
3 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.60%) Web Design
5 45 (36.00%) Linux
5 45 (36.00%) HTTP
6 44 (35.20%) Mac OS X
6 44 (35.20%) UNIX
6 44 (35.20%) Hibernate
7 43 (34.40%) Responsive Web Design
8 39 (31.20%) MongoDB
8 39 (31.20%) Relational Database
9 37 (29.60%) JAX-RS
10 36 (28.80%) Apex Code
10 36 (28.80%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (27.20%) Release Management
11 34 (27.20%) Integration Testing
12 32 (25.60%) Neo4j
12 32 (25.60%) TDD
13 30 (24.00%) BDD
14 26 (20.80%) SOAP
15 24 (19.20%) Subversion
15 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
15 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
16 23 (18.40%) .NET
17 21 (16.80%) C#
18 20 (16.00%) Web Services
19 18 (14.40%) JSON
20 17 (13.60%) XML
20 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.20%) CMS
2 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) SAS
3 2 (1.60%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.60%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.80%) Drupal
4 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SPSS
2 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (36.00%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) Firewall
3 3 (2.40%) CTI
4 2 (1.60%) Intranet
4 2 (1.60%) DMZ
4 2 (1.60%) LDAP
4 2 (1.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.20%) MongoDB
1 39 (31.20%) Relational Database
2 32 (25.60%) Neo4j
3 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.40%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.60%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.60%) DB2
5 2 (1.60%) OLAP
5 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) MOLAP
5 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.60%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) SQLite
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Subversion
1 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.80%) Maven
3 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.40%) JUnit
4 2 (1.60%) JMeter
4 2 (1.60%) NUnit
4 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.60%) Mockito
4 2 (1.60%) QUnit
5 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.80%) Moq
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 2 (1.60%) Finance
1 2 (1.60%) Retail
2 1 (0.80%) Banking
2 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (88.80%) Developer
2 60 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 36 (28.80%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (12.00%) Technical Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Architect
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Technical Architect
9 2 (1.60%) Consultant
9 2 (1.60%) Data Architect
9 2 (1.60%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.60%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (1.60%) C# Developer
9 2 (1.60%) Designer
9 2 (1.60%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (1.60%) Data Analytics Architect
10 1 (0.80%) iOS Developer
10 1 (0.80%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (52.80%) HTML
2 44 (35.20%) Hibernate
3 37 (29.60%) JAX-RS
4 26 (20.80%) SOAP
5 23 (18.40%) .NET
6 20 (16.00%) Web Services
7 18 (14.40%) JSON
8 17 (13.60%) XML
8 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET
9 16 (12.80%) CSS
9 16 (12.80%) Spring
10 10 (8.00%) WCF
11 8 (6.40%) jQuery
12 7 (5.60%) J2EE
13 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (4.00%) Visualforce
14 5 (4.00%) Ajax
15 4 (3.20%) ActiveMQ
15 4 (3.20%) XSD
15 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.00%) Open Source
2 3 (2.40%) User Experience
3 2 (1.60%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.60%) Replication
3 2 (1.60%) IVR
3 2 (1.60%) Clustering
3 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.60%) PKI
3 2 (1.60%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.80%) Blog
4 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.00%) Linux
2 44 (35.20%) Mac OS X
2 44 (35.20%) UNIX
3 5 (4.00%) Android
4 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.60%) Windows
5 2 (1.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.60%) Web Design
3 43 (34.40%) Responsive Web Design
4 34 (27.20%) Release Management
4 34 (27.20%) Integration Testing
5 32 (25.60%) TDD
6 30 (24.00%) BDD
7 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
8 16 (12.80%) MVC
8 16 (12.80%) Web Development
9 15 (12.00%) CRM
10 9 (7.20%) SOA
11 8 (6.40%) Scrum
11 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.60%) Kanban
12 7 (5.60%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.00%) DevOps
13 5 (4.00%) Analytics
13 5 (4.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (55.20%) Java
2 36 (28.80%) Apex Code
3 21 (16.80%) C#
4 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.00%) SQL
6 7 (5.60%) Ruby
7 6 (4.80%) Python
8 4 (3.20%) Scala
9 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.80%) XPath
10 1 (0.80%) XQuery
10 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.60%) Degree
3 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle
3 4 (3.20%) Cisco
3 4 (3.20%) SAP
4 2 (1.60%) IBM
4 2 (1.60%) Intel
4 2 (1.60%) Avaya
4 2 (1.60%) Software AG
4 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.60%) Splunk
5 1 (0.80%) F5
5 1 (0.80%) Nuxeo
5 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.80%) KANA
5 1 (0.80%) Perforce
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago