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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 83 121 89
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -32
Contract jobs citing REST 63 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.18% 0.75% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 2.77% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 10
Median daily rate £438 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £330 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
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
1015 793 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.18% 26.90% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 539 404
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 34 £475 -8.43% 14
South Yorkshire +5 20 £425 +23.63% 2
North Yorkshire -2 2 - - 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 112 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (70.55%) Java
3 60 (41.10%) TDD
4 56 (38.36%) Spring
5 49 (33.56%) HTML
6 44 (30.14%) Web Services
7 40 (27.40%) SOAP
8 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
9 37 (25.34%) Linux
10 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
11 34 (23.29%) JSON
12 32 (21.92%) BDD
13 30 (20.55%) MongoDB
14 29 (19.86%) Relational Database
15 28 (19.18%) HTTP
16 27 (18.49%) Unix
17 26 (17.81%) Subversion
17 26 (17.81%) Scala
18 25 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (17.12%) CSS
19 24 (16.44%) Scrum
19 24 (16.44%) Jenkins
20 23 (15.75%) Hibernate
21 21 (14.38%) C#
21 21 (14.38%) Microservices
22 20 (13.70%) MVC
22 20 (13.70%) Retail
22 20 (13.70%) NoSQL
23 19 (13.01%) Responsive Web Design
23 19 (13.01%) Oracle

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 17 (11.64%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.16%) nginx
2 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.48%) Confluence
4 6 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.42%) Apache
5 5 (3.42%) Jetty
6 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) Exchequer
2 2 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) GitHub
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.18%) HTTP
2 7 (4.79%) Internet
3 3 (2.05%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) MongoDB
2 29 (19.86%) Relational Database
3 20 (13.70%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.22%) Neo4j
5 11 (7.53%) MySQL
6 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.16%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.42%) Redis
9 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.37%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.37%) Informix
12 1 (0.68%) Big Data
12 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.81%) Subversion
3 24 (16.44%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.33%) Maven
4 18 (12.33%) Mockito
5 16 (10.96%) JUnit
6 13 (8.90%) Cucumber
7 10 (6.85%) JIRA
7 10 (6.85%) Selenium
8 9 (6.16%) Eclipse
9 8 (5.48%) Gradle
9 8 (5.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.79%) jMock
11 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
11 6 (4.11%) Spock
12 5 (3.42%) Ant
13 4 (2.74%) EasyMock
14 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (13.70%) Retail
2 5 (3.42%) Finance
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.05%) Marketing
4 2 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (84.25%) Developer
2 85 (58.22%) Java Developer
3 34 (23.29%) Agile Developer
4 31 (21.23%) Agile Java Developer
4 31 (21.23%) Senior Developer
5 30 (20.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (13.01%) Senior Agile Developer
6 19 (13.01%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 18 (12.33%) Architect
8 12 (8.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (6.85%) Digital Developer
9 10 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.79%) HTML Developer
12 6 (4.11%) CRM Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
14 4 (2.74%) Angular Developer
14 4 (2.74%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (38.36%) Spring
2 49 (33.56%) HTML
3 44 (30.14%) Web Services
4 40 (27.40%) SOAP
5 34 (23.29%) JSON
6 25 (17.12%) CSS
7 23 (15.75%) Hibernate
8 18 (12.33%) RESTful
9 17 (11.64%) HTML5
10 16 (10.96%) .NET
10 16 (10.96%) XML
11 15 (10.27%) Ajax
11 15 (10.27%) AngularJS
11 15 (10.27%) CSS3
11 15 (10.27%) Dropwizard
11 15 (10.27%) Node.js
12 13 (8.90%) JAX-RS
12 13 (8.90%) Spring MVC
13 11 (7.53%) Play Framework
14 10 (6.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) User Experience
3 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.05%) iPhone
5 2 (1.37%) Clustering
5 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.37%) RIA
6 1 (0.68%) CMDB
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.34%) Linux
2 27 (18.49%) Unix
3 19 (13.01%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.05%) Android
4 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Windows
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.10%) TDD
3 32 (21.92%) BDD
4 25 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.44%) Scrum
6 21 (14.38%) Microservices
7 20 (13.70%) MVC
8 19 (13.01%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing
9 17 (11.64%) Web Design
10 14 (9.59%) Web Development
11 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
11 13 (8.90%) Open Source
11 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.22%) API Development
12 12 (8.22%) Automated Testing
12 12 (8.22%) Configuration Management
12 12 (8.22%) Front End Development
13 10 (6.85%) Pair Programming
14 9 (6.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 103 (70.55%) Java
2 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.81%) Scala
4 21 (14.38%) C#
5 17 (11.64%) Ruby
6 14 (9.59%) Groovy
6 14 (9.59%) Python
7 9 (6.16%) Clojure
8 8 (5.48%) SQL
9 4 (2.74%) PHP
10 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.05%) Jython
11 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.68%) ES6
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.48%) Degree
3 6 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Docker
2 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.37%) Control-M
2 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (13.01%) Oracle
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.11%) Google
4 4 (2.74%) VMware
5 2 (1.37%) Cisco
5 2 (1.37%) F5
5 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.37%) Sybase
5 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.68%) Akamai
6 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) Perforce
6 1 (0.68%) Splunk
6 1 (0.68%) Zend
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Real Staffing
Rate: £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
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