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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 104 76 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.68% 2.38% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.10% 7.34% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 61 18
Median daily rate £425 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +43.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
1030 1036 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.49% 32.47% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 711 444
Median daily rate £388 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +4 55 £450 +5.88% 17
South Yorkshire +25 36 £425 -14.14% 3
North Yorkshire +7 7 £288 -40.78% 4
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 119 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (62.73%) Java
3 65 (40.37%) Spring
4 58 (36.02%) HTML
5 57 (35.40%) JSON
6 49 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 49 (30.43%) CSS
7 48 (29.81%) TDD
8 47 (29.19%) Web Services
9 41 (25.47%) Scrum
10 40 (24.84%) JavaScript
11 39 (24.22%) Scala
12 38 (23.60%) SOAP
13 36 (22.36%) C#
13 36 (22.36%) HTML5
13 36 (22.36%) Ajax
14 35 (21.74%) Linux
14 35 (21.74%) HTTP
14 35 (21.74%) Relational Database
15 34 (21.12%) MVC
15 34 (21.12%) BDD
16 33 (20.50%) CSS3
16 33 (20.50%) Open Source
16 33 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (19.25%) Ruby
17 31 (19.25%) Jenkins
18 29 (18.01%) Spring MVC
18 29 (18.01%) Subversion
19 27 (16.77%) MongoDB
19 27 (16.77%) Front End Development

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 (9.94%) Confluence
2 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.45%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.21%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.11%) Jetty
6 4 (2.48%) nginx
7 3 (1.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) CICS
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.45%) GitHub
2 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.86%) PaaS
4 2 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.62%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.62%) Force.com
5 1 (0.62%) Google Play
5 1 (0.62%) IaaS
5 1 (0.62%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.62%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.74%) HTTP
2 4 (2.48%) Network Security
3 3 (1.86%) Internet
3 3 (1.86%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 27 (16.77%) MongoDB
3 23 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.70%) MySQL
5 7 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.11%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.86%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.86%) DB2
8 3 (1.86%) Informix
9 2 (1.24%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) Riak
Development Applications
1 49 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (19.25%) Jenkins
3 29 (18.01%) Subversion
4 25 (15.53%) JIRA
5 24 (14.91%) JUnit
6 11 (6.83%) Maven
6 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (6.83%) Visual Studio
7 10 (6.21%) Gradle
8 9 (5.59%) Mockito
9 8 (4.97%) Selenium
10 7 (4.35%) Cucumber
10 7 (4.35%) IntelliJ
11 5 (3.11%) Ant
11 5 (3.11%) Eclipse
11 5 (3.11%) jMock
11 5 (3.11%) Spock
12 4 (2.48%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.24%) Appium
13 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (8.70%) Retail
2 8 (4.97%) Local Government
3 5 (3.11%) Finance
4 4 (2.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.24%) Automotive
5 2 (1.24%) Games
5 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (80.75%) Developer
2 76 (47.20%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.63%) Agile Developer
4 26 (16.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 26 (16.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 19 (11.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (9.94%) Architect
8 12 (7.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Senior Agile Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Scala Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (4.97%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Technical Leader
12 7 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
13 6 (3.73%) HTML CSS Developer
14 5 (3.11%) Digital Developer
14 5 (3.11%) Software Developer
14 5 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (40.37%) Spring
2 58 (36.02%) HTML
3 57 (35.40%) JSON
4 49 (30.43%) CSS
5 47 (29.19%) Web Services
6 38 (23.60%) SOAP
7 36 (22.36%) Ajax
7 36 (22.36%) HTML5
8 33 (20.50%) CSS3
9 29 (18.01%) Spring MVC
10 24 (14.91%) RESTful
11 23 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 22 (13.66%) Django
12 22 (13.66%) Ruby on Rails
13 21 (13.04%) Guice
13 21 (13.04%) XML
14 20 (12.42%) Play Framework
15 19 (11.80%) Node.js
16 17 (10.56%) .NET
16 17 (10.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) User Experience
2 9 (5.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.86%) Clustering
5 3 (1.86%) iPhone
5 3 (1.86%) PKI
5 3 (1.86%) RIA
5 3 (1.86%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.24%) Blog
6 2 (1.24%) Social Media
6 2 (1.24%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.62%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) iSeries
7 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.62%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.74%) Linux
2 15 (9.32%) Unix
3 7 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.48%) Android
4 4 (2.48%) Windows
5 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.81%) TDD
3 41 (25.47%) Scrum
4 34 (21.12%) BDD
4 34 (21.12%) MVC
5 33 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (20.50%) Open Source
6 27 (16.77%) Front End Development
7 24 (14.91%) Automated Testing
8 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 22 (13.66%) Unit Testing
10 21 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 21 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (12.42%) Microservices
11 20 (12.42%) Web Design
12 18 (11.18%) Mentoring
13 15 (9.32%) OWASP
13 15 (9.32%) Pair Programming
13 15 (9.32%) SOA
14 14 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.73%) Java
2 40 (24.84%) JavaScript
3 39 (24.22%) Scala
4 36 (22.36%) C#
5 31 (19.25%) Ruby
6 25 (15.53%) Python
7 17 (10.56%) Groovy
8 12 (7.45%) Clojure
9 9 (5.59%) SQL
10 6 (3.73%) PHP
11 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.86%) C++
12 3 (1.86%) Jython
13 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.24%) XQuery
14 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.62%) COBOL
14 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.62%) Perl
14 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.35%) Degree
4 5 (3.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.86%) CCNP
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.86%) MCSE
5 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.86%) RHCE
6 2 (1.24%) ISEB
6 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.86%) HL7
3 2 (1.24%) GCP
3 2 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.70%) Docker
2 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) Puppet
2 3 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.62%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (13.04%) Google
2 17 (10.56%) Oracle
3 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.11%) VMware
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco
5 3 (1.86%) F5
5 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.24%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.62%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.62%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.62%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.62%) Splunk
7 1 (0.62%) Zend
North Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago