The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 RESTful over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 98 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing RESTful 44 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.90% 1.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 3
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£380 £350 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £401 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
746 716 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.38% 30.31% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 441 323
Average daily rate £330 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Yorkshire region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Yorkshire region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RESTful
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 RESTful within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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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 +4 31 £455 +30.00% 14
South Yorkshire - 9 £330 - 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £350 - 1
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) Java
3 35 (47.95%) TDD
4 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
5 28 (38.36%) XML
5 28 (38.36%) BDD
5 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
6 26 (35.62%) SQL
7 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (30.14%) Open Source
8 22 (30.14%) Web Services
9 21 (28.77%) MongoDB
10 19 (26.03%) .NET
10 19 (26.03%) MVC
11 18 (24.66%) Scrum
11 18 (24.66%) QA
11 18 (24.66%) HTML
11 18 (24.66%) jQuery
12 17 (23.29%) CSS
13 16 (21.92%) Test Automation
14 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
14 12 (16.44%) C#
14 12 (16.44%) .NET Framework
14 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (15.07%) PHP
16 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
16 10 (13.70%) AngularJS
17 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
17 9 (12.33%) Subversion

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.22%) JBoss
1 6 (8.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.48%) Apache
2 4 (5.48%) nginx
3 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.11%) Converged Networks
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
2 21 (28.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.22%) DB2
4 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.48%) Big Data
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) SQLite
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Subversion
2 8 (10.96%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.22%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.85%) Selenium
4 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.48%) Sahi
5 4 (5.48%) HP UFT
5 4 (5.48%) WATIR
6 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.74%) JProfiler
7 2 (2.74%) Hudson
7 2 (2.74%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) NUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Maven
7 2 (2.74%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.74%) Moq
General
1 4 (5.48%) Games
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Technical Architect
5 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
8 7 (9.59%) PHP Developer
9 6 (8.22%) QA Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Chief Architect
11 4 (5.48%) .NET Applications Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
13 2 (2.74%) Chief Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) XML
2 22 (30.14%) Web Services
3 19 (26.03%) .NET
4 18 (24.66%) HTML
4 18 (24.66%) jQuery
5 17 (23.29%) CSS
6 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.44%) .NET Framework
7 10 (13.70%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
8 9 (12.33%) Spring
8 9 (12.33%) Ajax
9 8 (10.96%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.96%) HTML5
9 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (10.96%) JSON
9 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (9.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) NHS
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile Games
2 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.74%) Ontologies
4 2 (2.74%) Chemistry
4 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) UNIX
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) TDD
3 28 (38.36%) BDD
4 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (30.14%) Open Source
6 19 (26.03%) MVC
7 18 (24.66%) Scrum
8 16 (21.92%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.96%) Project Management
10 8 (10.96%) OO
10 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
10 8 (10.96%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (9.59%) Web Development
12 6 (8.22%) Analytics
12 6 (8.22%) SOA
12 6 (8.22%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 5 (6.85%) DevOps
13 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) Java
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.62%) SQL
4 12 (16.44%) C#
5 11 (15.07%) PHP
6 8 (10.96%) Ruby
7 6 (8.22%) XPath
8 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.85%) Python
9 4 (5.48%) PHP5
10 2 (2.74%) SPARQL
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
11 1 (1.37%) C
11 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) MCAD
2 3 (4.11%) MCSD
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) MCPD
3 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Salt
2 1 (1.37%) Graphite
2 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) IBM
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Splunk
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle