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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 55 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 70 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.23% 2.07% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.03% 7.35% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 38
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
698 803 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.21% 28.23% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 514 444
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £296 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +12 54 £450 -10.08% 16
South Yorkshire +10 20 £463 +15.62%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 128 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (63.89%) Java
3 72 (40.00%) Spring
4 62 (34.44%) HTML
4 62 (34.44%) CSS
4 62 (34.44%) JSON
5 56 (31.11%) SOAP
5 56 (31.11%) Web Services
6 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 54 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 53 (29.44%) Scrum
9 48 (26.67%) Scala
9 48 (26.67%) Open Source
9 48 (26.67%) TDD
10 47 (26.11%) HTML5
11 45 (25.00%) Ajax
12 43 (23.89%) CSS3
13 40 (22.22%) Ruby
14 39 (21.67%) C#
14 39 (21.67%) Jenkins
15 38 (21.11%) MVC
16 37 (20.56%) Linux
17 35 (19.44%) JIRA
18 34 (18.89%) RESTful
19 33 (18.33%) Django
19 33 (18.33%) Ruby on Rails
19 33 (18.33%) Relational Database
19 33 (18.33%) Front End Development
20 32 (17.78%) BDD
20 32 (17.78%) Spring MVC

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 18 (10.00%) Confluence
2 9 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.89%) Mule
4 7 (3.89%) Mule ESB
5 3 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) CICS
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.56%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) GitHub
2 9 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.78%) PaaS
5 3 (1.67%) CloudBees
5 3 (1.67%) IaaS
5 3 (1.67%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) Force.com
7 1 (0.56%) Google Play
7 1 (0.56%) Office 365
7 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.67%) HTTP
2 6 (3.33%) Internet
2 6 (3.33%) LDAP
3 4 (2.22%) Firewall
4 3 (1.67%) DNS
4 3 (1.67%) Network Security
4 3 (1.67%) SMTP
4 3 (1.67%) SSH
5 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.56%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.33%) Relational Database
2 24 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 23 (12.78%) MongoDB
4 18 (10.00%) MySQL
5 12 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.67%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.67%) DB2
7 3 (1.67%) Informix
8 2 (1.11%) Big Data
8 2 (1.11%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.56%) GIS
9 1 (0.56%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.56%) Power BI
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 54 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 39 (21.67%) Jenkins
3 35 (19.44%) JIRA
4 29 (16.11%) JUnit
5 23 (12.78%) Subversion
6 11 (6.11%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.00%) Selenium
9 8 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.44%) Gradle
10 7 (3.89%) Maven
11 6 (3.33%) Mockito
11 6 (3.33%) SonarQube
12 5 (2.78%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.22%) Jasmine
13 4 (2.22%) jMock
13 4 (2.22%) Spock
14 3 (1.67%) Android Studio
14 3 (1.67%) Appium
14 3 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (4.44%) Retail
2 7 (3.89%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Local Government
3 5 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Automotive
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (72.78%) Developer
2 67 (37.22%) Java Developer
3 32 (17.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (12.78%) Architect
5 17 (9.44%) Agile Developer
6 16 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.78%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (6.11%) Technical Architect
10 10 (5.56%) Scala Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.89%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (3.89%) HTML Developer
12 7 (3.89%) Java Architect
12 7 (3.89%) MuleSoft Developer
12 7 (3.89%) Senior Agile Developer
12 7 (3.89%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 7 (3.89%) Technical Leader
13 6 (3.33%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (40.00%) Spring
2 62 (34.44%) CSS
2 62 (34.44%) HTML
2 62 (34.44%) JSON
3 56 (31.11%) SOAP
3 56 (31.11%) Web Services
4 47 (26.11%) HTML5
5 45 (25.00%) Ajax
6 43 (23.89%) CSS3
7 34 (18.89%) RESTful
8 33 (18.33%) Django
8 33 (18.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 32 (17.78%) Spring MVC
10 28 (15.56%) Guice
11 26 (14.44%) Play Framework
12 24 (13.33%) Hibernate
12 24 (13.33%) XML
13 18 (10.00%) .NET
14 17 (9.44%) Node.js
15 13 (7.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.00%) User Experience
2 12 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.78%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (2.22%) Clustering
5 4 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.67%) PKI
6 3 (1.67%) Replication
6 3 (1.67%) RIA
6 3 (1.67%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.11%) Blog
7 2 (1.11%) Social Media
7 2 (1.11%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.56%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.56%) Linux
2 13 (7.22%) Unix
3 5 (2.78%) Mac OS X
3 5 (2.78%) Windows
4 4 (2.22%) Android
5 3 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.44%) Scrum
3 48 (26.67%) Open Source
3 48 (26.67%) TDD
4 38 (21.11%) MVC
5 33 (18.33%) Front End Development
6 32 (17.78%) BDD
6 32 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (17.22%) Software Engineering
8 30 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 27 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 19 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (9.44%) Microservices
11 17 (9.44%) SOA
11 17 (9.44%) Web Design
12 16 (8.89%) API Development
12 16 (8.89%) Kanban
13 15 (8.33%) DevOps
13 15 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 15 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 115 (63.89%) Java
2 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 48 (26.67%) Scala
4 40 (22.22%) Ruby
5 39 (21.67%) C#
6 32 (17.78%) Python
7 22 (12.22%) SQL
8 11 (6.11%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.11%) Groovy
9 7 (3.89%) PHP
10 5 (2.78%) Clojure
11 4 (2.22%) C++
11 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.11%) Go
12 2 (1.11%) Korn
12 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.56%) Jython
13 1 (0.56%) Perl
13 1 (0.56%) SOQL
13 1 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.44%) Degree
4 3 (1.67%) CCNP
4 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.67%) MCSE
4 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.67%) RHCE
5 2 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.11%) ISEB
5 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) HL7
3 2 (1.11%) FATCA
3 2 (1.11%) GCP
4 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.56%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (5.56%) Docker
2 4 (2.22%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.67%) vSphere
4 2 (1.11%) vCloud
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Puppet
2 5 (2.78%) vRealize
3 4 (2.22%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (0.56%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (16.11%) Google
2 20 (11.11%) Oracle
3 10 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.44%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.33%) VMware
6 4 (2.22%) Cisco
7 3 (1.67%) F5
8 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.11%) Solace
9 1 (0.56%) EMC
9 1 (0.56%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.56%) Magma
9 1 (0.56%) Sage
9 1 (0.56%) SAP
9 1 (0.56%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago