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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 52 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -18
Contract jobs citing REST 92 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.44% 0.73% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.56% 2.48% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 9 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £355 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% -4.87%
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
796 726 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.75% 29.50% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 473 291
Average daily rate £340 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 +61 84 £425 +32.81% 10
South Yorkshire +1 5 £450 - 4
North Yorkshire -3 1 £450 +63.63% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £240 - 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 91 (62.33%) Java
2 84 (57.53%) HTML
3 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (43.15%) Hibernate
4 60 (41.10%) Linux
4 60 (41.10%) UNIX
4 60 (41.10%) Mac OS X
5 59 (40.41%) Web Design
6 56 (38.36%) HTTP
6 56 (38.36%) MongoDB
6 56 (38.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 53 (36.30%) JAX-RS
8 50 (34.25%) Relational Database
9 48 (32.88%) Neo4j
10 37 (25.34%) Configuration Management
10 37 (25.34%) Salesforce.com
11 36 (24.66%) Apex Code
12 34 (23.29%) Release Management
12 34 (23.29%) Integration Testing
13 33 (22.60%) TDD
14 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
15 29 (19.86%) BDD
16 28 (19.18%) Subversion
16 28 (19.18%) SOAP
17 21 (14.38%) C#
17 21 (14.38%) Mentoring
17 21 (14.38%) JSON
18 20 (13.70%) Web Services
19 19 (13.01%) .NET
20 17 (11.64%) JavaScript

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (4.11%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.05%) CMS
3 3 (2.05%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) SAS
4 2 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Liferay
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) SPSS
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 56 (38.36%) HTTP
2 8 (5.48%) Firewall
3 4 (2.74%) CTI
4 2 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.37%) DMZ
5 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.36%) MongoDB
2 50 (34.25%) Relational Database
3 48 (32.88%) Neo4j
4 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.11%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.37%) MOLAP
8 2 (1.37%) ROLAP
8 2 (1.37%) DB2
8 2 (1.37%) OLAP
8 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 28 (19.18%) Subversion
3 10 (6.85%) JUnit
4 7 (4.79%) Maven
4 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.11%) QUnit
5 6 (4.11%) JMeter
6 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.05%) JIRA
7 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.37%) Mockito
7 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.68%) Xcode
8 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 2 (1.37%) Finance
1 2 (1.37%) Retail
2 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.68%) Publishing
2 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (91.78%) Developer
2 82 (56.16%) Java Developer
3 36 (24.66%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Technical Developer
5 12 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Architect
8 5 (3.42%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.05%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.37%) Designer
10 2 (1.37%) Data Analytics Architect
10 2 (1.37%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (1.37%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.37%) Consultant
10 2 (1.37%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.37%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Developer
11 1 (0.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (0.68%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (57.53%) HTML
2 63 (43.15%) Hibernate
3 53 (36.30%) JAX-RS
4 28 (19.18%) SOAP
5 21 (14.38%) JSON
6 20 (13.70%) Web Services
7 19 (13.01%) .NET
8 17 (11.64%) XML
9 14 (9.59%) CSS
10 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
10 12 (8.22%) Spring
11 11 (7.53%) J2EE
12 10 (6.85%) WCF
13 9 (6.16%) Ajax
13 9 (6.16%) jQuery
14 8 (5.48%) ActiveMQ
15 6 (4.11%) JRules
15 6 (4.11%) JPA
15 6 (4.11%) Drools
15 6 (4.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.11%) PKI
1 6 (4.11%) Smartcard
2 4 (2.74%) Open Source
3 3 (2.05%) IVR
4 2 (1.37%) Replication
4 2 (1.37%) Clustering
4 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Blog
5 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 60 (41.10%) UNIX
1 60 (41.10%) Linux
1 60 (41.10%) Mac OS X
2 6 (4.11%) CentOS
3 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.74%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (40.41%) Web Design
3 56 (38.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 37 (25.34%) Configuration Management
5 34 (23.29%) Release Management
5 34 (23.29%) Integration Testing
6 33 (22.60%) TDD
7 29 (19.86%) BDD
8 21 (14.38%) Mentoring
9 17 (11.64%) Web Development
9 17 (11.64%) MVC
9 17 (11.64%) CRM
10 11 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.79%) DevOps
11 7 (4.79%) Workflow
11 7 (4.79%) Scrum
12 6 (4.11%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.11%) SOA
12 6 (4.11%) Kanban
12 6 (4.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (62.33%) Java
2 36 (24.66%) Apex Code
3 21 (14.38%) C#
4 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.27%) SQL
6 10 (6.85%) Python
7 6 (4.11%) PHP
8 4 (2.74%) Ruby
8 4 (2.74%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
9 1 (0.68%) XQuery
9 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 37 (25.34%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (5.48%) Cisco
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.11%) Splunk
4 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle
5 4 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (1.37%) Intel
6 2 (1.37%) Avaya
6 2 (1.37%) Software AG
6 2 (1.37%) Nuxeo
7 1 (0.68%) Mercator
7 1 (0.68%) Perforce
7 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
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