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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -19
Contract jobs citing REST 92 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.67% 0.82% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.53% 2.76% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 7 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -20.73%
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
734 688 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.28% 29.82% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 429 314
Average daily rate £340 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
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 4 5 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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 6 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 6 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 +55 84 £425 +27.81% 16
South Yorkshire -8 5 £500 - 6
North Yorkshire -5 1 £300 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 94 (62.67%) Java
2 87 (58.00%) HTML
3 65 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (42.67%) Hibernate
5 61 (40.67%) Linux
5 61 (40.67%) UNIX
6 60 (40.00%) Mac OS X
7 59 (39.33%) Web Design
8 56 (37.33%) HTTP
8 56 (37.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 55 (36.67%) MongoDB
10 53 (35.33%) JAX-RS
11 50 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 48 (32.00%) Neo4j
13 37 (24.67%) Configuration Management
13 37 (24.67%) Salesforce.com
14 36 (24.00%) Apex Code
15 34 (22.67%) Release Management
15 34 (22.67%) Integration Testing
16 31 (20.67%) Git (software)
16 31 (20.67%) TDD
17 28 (18.67%) Subversion
18 26 (17.33%) SOAP
18 26 (17.33%) BDD
19 24 (16.00%) VCP4
20 21 (14.00%) JSON
20 21 (14.00%) Mentoring
21 20 (13.33%) XML
21 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
22 19 (12.67%) C#

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (4.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.00%) CMS
3 3 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.33%) SAS
4 2 (1.33%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.67%) Drupal
5 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.67%) Liferay
5 1 (0.67%) Node.js
5 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) SPSS
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (37.33%) HTTP
2 8 (5.33%) Firewall
3 3 (2.00%) CTI
4 2 (1.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.33%) DMZ
5 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.67%) Internet
5 1 (0.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (36.67%) MongoDB
2 50 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 48 (32.00%) Neo4j
4 10 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.00%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.00%) SQLite
8 2 (1.33%) MOLAP
8 2 (1.33%) ROLAP
8 2 (1.33%) DB2
8 2 (1.33%) OLAP
8 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 31 (20.67%) Git (software)
2 28 (18.67%) Subversion
3 10 (6.67%) JUnit
4 7 (4.67%) Maven
4 7 (4.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.00%) JMeter
5 6 (4.00%) QUnit
6 4 (2.67%) Xcode
7 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.00%) JIRA
7 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.33%) Selenium
8 2 (1.33%) Mockito
9 1 (0.67%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.67%) Grunt
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (1.33%) Finance
1 2 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.67%) Publishing
2 1 (0.67%) Games
2 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (92.67%) Developer
2 80 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 36 (24.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 10 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.67%) Architect
7 6 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.67%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (2.67%) Android Developer
9 4 (2.67%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.33%) Data Architect
11 2 (1.33%) Solutions Designer
11 2 (1.33%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.33%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (1.33%) Data Analytics Architect
11 2 (1.33%) Designer
12 1 (0.67%) CRM Developer
12 1 (0.67%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (58.00%) HTML
2 64 (42.67%) Hibernate
3 53 (35.33%) JAX-RS
4 26 (17.33%) SOAP
5 21 (14.00%) JSON
6 20 (13.33%) XML
7 16 (10.67%) Web Services
7 16 (10.67%) CSS
7 16 (10.67%) .NET
8 11 (7.33%) jQuery
9 10 (6.67%) J2EE
9 10 (6.67%) Spring
10 9 (6.00%) Ajax
10 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (4.67%) WCF
12 7 (4.67%) JPA
13 6 (4.00%) Drools
13 6 (4.00%) JRules
13 6 (4.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) PKI
1 6 (4.00%) Smartcard
2 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.00%) Open Source
3 3 (2.00%) IVR
4 2 (1.33%) Replication
4 2 (1.33%) Clustering
4 2 (1.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.67%) Online Games
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 61 (40.67%) Linux
1 61 (40.67%) UNIX
2 60 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 11 (7.33%) Android
4 7 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.33%) Web Design
3 56 (37.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 37 (24.67%) Configuration Management
5 34 (22.67%) Release Management
5 34 (22.67%) Integration Testing
6 31 (20.67%) TDD
7 26 (17.33%) BDD
8 21 (14.00%) Mentoring
9 19 (12.67%) MVC
10 17 (11.33%) Web Development
11 14 (9.33%) CRM
12 9 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.33%) OO
14 7 (4.67%) Workflow
14 7 (4.67%) Android Development
15 6 (4.00%) Web Application Development
15 6 (4.00%) SOA
16 5 (3.33%) DevOps
16 5 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (62.67%) Java
2 36 (24.00%) Apex Code
3 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.67%) C#
5 13 (8.67%) SQL
6 9 (6.00%) Python
7 6 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (1.33%) Ruby
8 2 (1.33%) Scala
9 1 (0.67%) XPath
9 1 (0.67%) XQuery
9 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (16.00%) VCP4
2 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (24.67%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (4.00%) Cisco
2 6 (4.00%) Splunk
2 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle
4 4 (2.67%) SAP
5 3 (2.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.33%) Intel
6 2 (1.33%) Software AG
7 1 (0.67%) Siebel
7 1 (0.67%) IBM
7 1 (0.67%) Mercator
7 1 (0.67%) Perforce
7 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago