The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 22 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing REST 2 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.38% 7.28% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 13.75% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £413 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +39.53%

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
72 80 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 49.66% 52.98% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 59
Median daily rate £375 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Brighton region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Django
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Hamcrest
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Django
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) CQRS
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle