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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 75 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +42
Contract jobs citing REST 45 45 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 2.02% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.65% 6.67% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £525 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +43.90%
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
677 675 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.52% 30.26% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 426 363
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £20.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +6 38 £430 +43.33% 12
North Yorkshire -4 8 £300 -
South Yorkshire -11 1 - - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 49 (71.01%) Java
2 44 (63.77%) HTML
3 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 23 (33.33%) XML
6 20 (28.99%) Linux
6 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
7 18 (26.09%) HTML5
7 18 (26.09%) Android
7 18 (26.09%) CSS
7 18 (26.09%) HTTP
7 18 (26.09%) Ajax
8 17 (24.64%) MVC
9 16 (23.19%) JSON
9 16 (23.19%) Android Development
10 14 (20.29%) UNIX
11 13 (18.84%) OO
11 13 (18.84%) Mac OS X
11 13 (18.84%) J2EE
11 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
11 13 (18.84%) Neo4j
12 12 (17.39%) JAX-RS
12 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 11 (15.94%) JSP
13 11 (15.94%) Web Design
13 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
14 10 (14.49%) Spring
14 10 (14.49%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (8.70%) Jetty
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.45%) ArcSDE
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Drupal
3 1 (1.45%) Mule
3 1 (1.45%) Liferay
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Force.com
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Heroku
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
2 13 (18.84%) Neo4j
2 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.59%) SQLite
4 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.14%) MySQL
5 6 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.45%) DB2
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Xcode
1 8 (11.59%) Selenium
2 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.70%) Ant
4 5 (7.25%) Maven
5 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.90%) Hudson
7 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.90%) Subversion
7 2 (2.90%) JIRA
8 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) Grunt
General
1 5 (7.25%) Law
1 5 (7.25%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (76.81%) Developer
2 31 (44.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Head of Architecture
5 6 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.35%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.45%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) HTML
2 24 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 23 (33.33%) XML
4 18 (26.09%) Ajax
4 18 (26.09%) CSS
4 18 (26.09%) HTML5
5 16 (23.19%) JSON
6 13 (18.84%) J2EE
7 12 (17.39%) JAX-RS
8 11 (15.94%) JSP
9 10 (14.49%) Spring
10 9 (13.04%) CSS3
11 8 (11.59%) Spring MVC
11 8 (11.59%) SOAP
11 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.14%) Android SDK
12 7 (10.14%) Servlets
12 7 (10.14%) JDBC
12 7 (10.14%) RESTful
13 6 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Open Source
3 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.90%) Online Games
4 1 (1.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Android
3 14 (20.29%) UNIX
4 13 (18.84%) Mac OS X
5 9 (13.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) MVC
3 16 (23.19%) Android Development
4 13 (18.84%) OO
5 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
5 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (15.94%) Web Design
6 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.14%) CMMI
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 7 (10.14%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
8 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.25%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.25%) Migration
10 4 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) Java
2 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.49%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) XQuery
5 3 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) Groovy
7 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) COBIT
2 3 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) Mercator
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Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salt
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Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £425 - £460 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Annapurna
Rate: £345 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
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