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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 74 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Contract jobs citing REST 52 48 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 2.11% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.90% 7.13% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 5
Average daily rate
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£428 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £525 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £20.04
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +124.55%
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
658 673 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.84% 29.63% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 406 351
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 +10 42 £430 +43.33% 10
North Yorkshire -2 9 £300 - 2
South Yorkshire -12 2 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 53 (71.62%) Java
2 50 (67.57%) HTML
3 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (37.84%) Hibernate
5 24 (32.43%) MongoDB
6 23 (31.08%) Linux
7 22 (29.73%) HTTP
7 22 (29.73%) XML
8 20 (27.03%) CSS
9 18 (24.32%) UNIX
9 18 (24.32%) Ajax
9 18 (24.32%) HTML5
9 18 (24.32%) Android
10 17 (22.97%) Neo4j
10 17 (22.97%) JSON
10 17 (22.97%) MVC
10 17 (22.97%) Mac OS X
11 16 (21.62%) JAX-RS
11 16 (21.62%) Android Development
11 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
12 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
12 15 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (20.27%) Web Design
13 14 (18.92%) Configuration Management
13 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.57%) OO
15 12 (16.22%) J2EE
15 12 (16.22%) JSP
16 10 (13.51%) Oracle
16 10 (13.51%) Spring

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (8.11%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.11%) Jetty
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.35%) Node.js
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) Mule
2 1 (1.35%) Liferay
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.35%) ArcSDE
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.35%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Force.com
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Heroku
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.73%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) MongoDB
2 17 (22.97%) Neo4j
3 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.81%) SQLite
5 7 (9.46%) MySQL
6 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.35%) DB2
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.35%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Xcode
2 7 (9.46%) Selenium
2 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.11%) Ant
4 5 (6.76%) Maven
5 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.05%) JIRA
7 2 (2.70%) Subversion
7 2 (2.70%) Hudson
7 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.35%) Grunt
8 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.35%) JUnit
8 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (6.76%) Law
1 5 (6.76%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (78.38%) Developer
2 36 (48.65%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Android Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Head of Architecture
5 6 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.05%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Tester
8 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (67.57%) HTML
2 28 (37.84%) Hibernate
3 22 (29.73%) XML
4 20 (27.03%) CSS
5 18 (24.32%) Ajax
5 18 (24.32%) HTML5
6 17 (22.97%) JSON
7 16 (21.62%) JAX-RS
8 12 (16.22%) JSP
8 12 (16.22%) J2EE
9 10 (13.51%) Spring
9 10 (13.51%) CSS3
10 9 (12.16%) SOAP
11 8 (10.81%) Spring MVC
11 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.46%) Android SDK
12 7 (9.46%) RESTful
12 7 (9.46%) Servlets
13 6 (8.11%) JDBC
13 6 (8.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.70%) Online Games
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Linux
2 18 (24.32%) Android
2 18 (24.32%) UNIX
3 17 (22.97%) Mac OS X
4 9 (12.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) MVC
3 16 (21.62%) Android Development
4 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
4 15 (20.27%) Web Design
4 15 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (18.92%) Configuration Management
6 13 (17.57%) OO
7 7 (9.46%) CMMI
7 7 (9.46%) TOGAF
7 7 (9.46%) iOS Development
8 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.11%) TDD
9 5 (6.76%) BDD
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.41%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
10 4 (5.41%) Migration
11 3 (4.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 53 (71.62%) Java
2 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.16%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) XQuery
4 4 (5.41%) C#
5 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) Scala
6 2 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.35%) Groovy
7 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) COBIT
2 3 (4.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.35%) Mercator
4 1 (1.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.35%) Siebel
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