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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 88 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing REST 62 26 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.95% 1.08% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.53% 3.98% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 24
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£419 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.93% +10.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.28 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+45.87% -24.67%
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
950 653 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.83% 27.14% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 408 410
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 £288 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 46 £425 -34.61% 15
South Yorkshire -1 13 £338 -8.78% 3
North Yorkshire -8 2 £486 +61.83% 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (63.64%) Java
3 51 (57.95%) HTML
4 39 (44.32%) TDD
5 33 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 31 (35.23%) Linux
7 30 (34.09%) BDD
8 29 (32.95%) SOAP
8 29 (32.95%) .NET
9 28 (31.82%) Web Services
9 28 (31.82%) UNIX
10 26 (29.55%) Web Design
10 26 (29.55%) MongoDB
10 26 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (28.41%) HTTP
12 24 (27.27%) Mac OS X
12 24 (27.27%) Relational Database
13 20 (22.73%) XML
13 20 (22.73%) JAX-RS
13 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
14 19 (21.59%) Web Development
14 19 (21.59%) Subversion
15 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
15 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
15 17 (19.32%) CSS
15 17 (19.32%) Neo4j
16 16 (18.18%) C#
16 16 (18.18%) Scrum
17 14 (15.91%) MVC
17 14 (15.91%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (5.68%) Node.js
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) GitHub
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) Intranet
3 2 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.14%) Extranet
4 1 (1.14%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) MongoDB
2 24 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 17 (19.32%) Neo4j
4 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.14%) Big Data
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.14%) OLAP
8 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.14%) OLTP
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.59%) Subversion
3 13 (14.77%) Maven
4 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 10 (11.36%) Mockito
6 4 (4.55%) JUnit
7 3 (3.41%) Selenium
7 3 (3.41%) Build Forge
7 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.27%) NUnit
9 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.14%) Moq
9 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.14%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (77.27%) Developer
2 44 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (7.95%) Architect
4 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.68%) CRM Developer
5 4 (4.55%) Consultant
5 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.41%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Android Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (2.27%) HTML Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (2.27%) iOS Developer
7 2 (2.27%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.95%) HTML
2 29 (32.95%) .NET
2 29 (32.95%) SOAP
3 28 (31.82%) Web Services
4 20 (22.73%) XML
4 20 (22.73%) JAX-RS
5 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
5 17 (19.32%) CSS
5 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
6 13 (14.77%) Spring
7 10 (11.36%) Middleware
7 10 (11.36%) JSON
7 10 (11.36%) jQuery
8 9 (10.23%) HTML5
9 8 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.95%) WCF
10 7 (7.95%) XSD
10 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Blog
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.14%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Linux
2 28 (31.82%) UNIX
3 24 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.41%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) TDD
3 30 (34.09%) BDD
4 26 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 26 (29.55%) Web Design
5 19 (21.59%) Web Development
6 16 (18.18%) Scrum
7 14 (15.91%) MVC
8 13 (14.77%) SOA
9 11 (12.50%) CRM
10 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (9.09%) Kanban
11 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.82%) B2B
12 6 (6.82%) Pair Programming
12 6 (6.82%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.68%) Open Source
13 5 (5.68%) BPEL
14 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (63.64%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.18%) C#
4 11 (12.50%) SQL
5 10 (11.36%) Ruby
6 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.68%) Scala
7 5 (5.68%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) VB
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) FQL
10 1 (1.14%) R
10 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.14%) C++
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
1 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) Avaya
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Teradata
4 1 (1.14%) KANA
4 1 (1.14%) F5
4 1 (1.14%) Tableau
4 1 (1.14%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.14%) Apigee
4 1 (1.14%) Mashery
4 1 (1.14%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix
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