The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 51 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing REST 71 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.29% 2.09% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.10% 6.77% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 30
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £303 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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
703 871 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.59% 30.88% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 604 450
Median daily rate £400 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 53 £450 -6.73% 14
South Yorkshire +15 22 £463 +18.58% 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 119 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (70.00%) Java
3 67 (41.88%) Spring
4 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
5 52 (32.50%) CSS
6 51 (31.88%) JSON
7 50 (31.25%) SOAP
7 50 (31.25%) Web Services
7 50 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 50 (31.25%) HTML
7 50 (31.25%) Scrum
8 48 (30.00%) TDD
9 45 (28.13%) Scala
10 41 (25.63%) Open Source
11 39 (24.38%) HTML5
12 36 (22.50%) CSS3
12 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
13 34 (21.25%) Ruby
13 34 (21.25%) Linux
14 33 (20.63%) MVC
14 33 (20.63%) Ajax
14 33 (20.63%) BDD
15 32 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 32 (20.00%) User Experience
16 31 (19.38%) Software Engineering
16 31 (19.38%) JIRA
16 31 (19.38%) Configuration Management
17 30 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (18.75%) RESTful
18 27 (16.88%) Django

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (10.00%) Confluence
2 7 (4.38%) Mule
2 7 (4.38%) Mule ESB
3 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.25%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) CICS
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) GitHub
2 8 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.88%) CloudBees
4 3 (1.88%) IaaS
4 3 (1.88%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.88%) PaaS
4 3 (1.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) HTTP
2 5 (3.13%) Firewall
3 4 (2.50%) DNS
3 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 4 (2.50%) LDAP
3 4 (2.50%) SMTP
3 4 (2.50%) SSH
4 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.63%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (13.75%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.38%) MySQL
4 14 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.25%) Big Data
7 2 (1.25%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) GIS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.63%) Power BI
8 1 (0.63%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
2 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 31 (19.38%) JIRA
4 26 (16.25%) JUnit
5 17 (10.63%) Subversion
6 8 (5.00%) Gradle
6 8 (5.00%) Maven
6 8 (5.00%) Selenium
7 7 (4.38%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.38%) Mockito
8 6 (3.75%) JMeter
8 6 (3.75%) SonarQube
8 6 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.13%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.13%) Spock
9 5 (3.13%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.50%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.50%) jMock
General
1 8 (5.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.13%) Retail
3 4 (2.50%) Local Government
4 3 (1.88%) Marketing
4 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.25%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (74.38%) Developer
2 65 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (11.25%) Architect
5 15 (9.38%) Agile Developer
5 15 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.13%) Agile Java Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Scala Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Java Scala Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.38%) Digital Architect
10 7 (4.38%) MuleSoft Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Integration Developer
11 6 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Agile Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.13%) Java Architect
12 5 (3.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (41.88%) Spring
2 52 (32.50%) CSS
3 51 (31.88%) JSON
4 50 (31.25%) HTML
4 50 (31.25%) SOAP
4 50 (31.25%) Web Services
5 39 (24.38%) HTML5
6 36 (22.50%) CSS3
7 33 (20.63%) Ajax
8 30 (18.75%) RESTful
9 27 (16.88%) Django
9 27 (16.88%) Ruby on Rails
10 25 (15.63%) Spring MVC
11 24 (15.00%) Hibernate
12 22 (13.75%) Guice
12 22 (13.75%) Play Framework
13 16 (10.00%) XML
14 14 (8.75%) Node.js
15 12 (7.50%) .NET
16 10 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.00%) User Experience
2 10 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.50%) Replication
7 2 (1.25%) Blog
7 2 (1.25%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.63%) iSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.25%) Linux
2 15 (9.38%) Unix
3 9 (5.63%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.75%) Android
5 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.25%) Windows
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.25%) Scrum
3 48 (30.00%) TDD
4 41 (25.63%) Open Source
5 33 (20.63%) BDD
5 33 (20.63%) MVC
6 31 (19.38%) Configuration Management
6 31 (19.38%) Software Engineering
7 30 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (16.88%) Automated Testing
8 27 (16.88%) Front End Development
9 19 (11.88%) DevOps
10 17 (10.63%) Kanban
10 17 (10.63%) OO
11 16 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (10.00%) SOA
12 15 (9.38%) Mentoring
12 15 (9.38%) Microservices
13 14 (8.75%) Web Design
14 13 (8.13%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (70.00%) Java
2 50 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 45 (28.13%) Scala
4 34 (21.25%) Ruby
5 27 (16.88%) C#
5 27 (16.88%) Python
6 22 (13.75%) SQL
7 12 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.25%) Groovy
9 8 (5.00%) PHP
10 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.50%) C++
11 4 (2.50%) Clojure
12 3 (1.88%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.88%) Korn
12 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.25%) Go
13 2 (1.25%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.63%) COBOL
14 1 (0.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) FATCA
3 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (5.63%) Docker
2 5 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.88%) vCloud
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) Puppet
1 7 (4.38%) vRealize
2 4 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Google
2 20 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (5.00%) MuleSoft
3 8 (5.00%) VMware
4 4 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.88%) Solace
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco
6 1 (0.63%) EMC
6 1 (0.63%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.63%) Magma
6 1 (0.63%) Sage
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Zend