The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 35 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing REST 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.42% 0.58% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.00%
REST
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.75% 35.26% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 29
Average daily rate £300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (33.33%) NetBeans
3 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Yii
3 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) jMock
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Yii
3 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) JPQL
3 1 (16.67%) HQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
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