The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 13 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.88% 4.98% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.61% 15.17% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 5
Median daily rate £500 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% +9.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 112 145 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 33.43% 32.81% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 495 211
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £256 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in South Yorkshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in South Yorkshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in South Yorkshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield -4 10 £500 +37.93% 4
Doncaster - 1 £375 - 1
RESTful
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Web Services
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
5 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
6 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
7 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
8 10 (32.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (32.26%) Degree
8 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.81%) TDD
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
9 8 (25.81%) BDD
10 7 (22.58%) React
10 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (22.58%) Spring
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (19.35%) HTML5
12 5 (16.13%) CSS3
12 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.13%) OO
12 5 (16.13%) J2EE
12 5 (16.13%) SOA
12 5 (16.13%) JSON

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) GitHub
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.45%) Gradle
5 2 (6.45%) Grunt
5 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.45%) jMock
5 2 (6.45%) Mockito
5 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) Hudson
6 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Tester
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) SOAP
4 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) React
4 7 (22.58%) Spring
5 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) CSS3
6 5 (16.13%) J2EE
6 5 (16.13%) JSON
7 4 (12.90%) Apache Camel
7 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
7 4 (12.90%) Node.js
8 3 (9.68%) Laravel
8 3 (9.68%) REST
9 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (6.45%) JMS
9 2 (6.45%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
3 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
5 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
6 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 8 (25.81%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 3 (9.68%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 3 (9.68%) Microservices
9 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Kanban
9 2 (6.45%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) MVC
10 1 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Scala
4 3 (9.68%) Go
4 3 (9.68%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) VMware