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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 88 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Contract jobs citing REST 44 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 1.31% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 4.40% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 0
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£375 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £39.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-18.98% +1.93%
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
649 659 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.55% 29.68% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 371 311
Average daily rate £330 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 37 £375 - 11
North Yorkshire +5 4 £300 -11.11% 3
South Yorkshire -10 3 - - 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 65 (69.15%) HTML
2 62 (65.96%) Java
3 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 35 (37.23%) MongoDB
6 32 (34.04%) Web Design
7 31 (32.98%) UNIX
8 30 (31.91%) Linux
8 30 (31.91%) Mac OS X
8 30 (31.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (29.79%) HTTP
10 26 (27.66%) Neo4j
10 26 (27.66%) JAX-RS
10 26 (27.66%) Relational Database
11 25 (26.60%) CSS
12 24 (25.53%) JSON
13 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.40%) MVC
14 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
15 18 (19.15%) Configuration Management
15 18 (19.15%) TDD
16 16 (17.02%) Subversion
16 16 (17.02%) C#
16 16 (17.02%) Android
16 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
17 15 (15.96%) HTML5
17 15 (15.96%) BDD
17 15 (15.96%) XML
18 14 (14.89%) Ajax
19 13 (13.83%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.32%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.06%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
4 1 (1.06%) Liferay
4 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.79%) HTTP
2 6 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) CTI
4 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Extranet
4 1 (1.06%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) MongoDB
2 26 (27.66%) Neo4j
2 26 (27.66%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.38%) MySQL
6 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.32%) Pentaho
6 5 (5.32%) SQLite
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.06%) DB2
7 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.02%) Subversion
3 9 (9.57%) JUnit
4 5 (5.32%) Xcode
4 5 (5.32%) JMeter
4 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.32%) QUnit
5 4 (4.26%) Selenium
6 3 (3.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.13%) Maven
8 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.06%) Grunt
General
1 5 (5.32%) Law
2 2 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (82.98%) Developer
2 47 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (7.45%) Head of Architecture
3 7 (7.45%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (7.45%) Android Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (3.19%) Tester
5 3 (3.19%) Automation Tester
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Web Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Technical Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Lead Architect
6 2 (2.13%) Lead Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (69.15%) HTML
2 36 (38.30%) Hibernate
3 26 (27.66%) JAX-RS
4 25 (26.60%) CSS
5 24 (25.53%) JSON
6 15 (15.96%) HTML5
6 15 (15.96%) XML
7 14 (14.89%) Ajax
8 13 (13.83%) .NET
8 13 (13.83%) CSS3
9 12 (12.77%) SOAP
10 10 (10.64%) Web Services
10 10 (10.64%) jQuery
11 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
12 8 (8.51%) J2EE
13 7 (7.45%) JPA
13 7 (7.45%) Android SDK
14 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (5.32%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) PKI
1 5 (5.32%) Smartcard
1 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.19%) IVR
3 2 (2.13%) Online Games
4 1 (1.06%) GIS
4 1 (1.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.98%) UNIX
2 30 (31.91%) Linux
2 30 (31.91%) Mac OS X
3 16 (17.02%) Android
4 9 (9.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) Web Design
3 30 (31.91%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (23.40%) MVC
5 18 (19.15%) Configuration Management
5 18 (19.15%) TDD
6 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
7 15 (15.96%) BDD
8 12 (12.77%) Android Development
8 12 (12.77%) OO
9 9 (9.57%) TOGAF
10 8 (8.51%) Web Development
10 8 (8.51%) CMMI
10 8 (8.51%) CRM
11 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.38%) Release Management
11 6 (6.38%) Workflow
11 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (5.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.96%) Java
2 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 16 (17.02%) C#
4 11 (11.70%) SQL
5 8 (8.51%) Python
6 6 (6.38%) Apex Code
7 5 (5.32%) PHP
8 3 (3.19%) Ruby
8 3 (3.19%) Scala
9 1 (1.06%) XPath
9 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) COBIT
2 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (6.38%) Xamarin
3 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) Splunk
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) Mercator
6 1 (1.06%) Perforce
6 1 (1.06%) Siebel
6 1 (1.06%) Intel
6 1 (1.06%) Software AG
6 1 (1.06%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
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