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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 22 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing REST 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.88% 1.78% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.36% 5.41% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +13.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.49%
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
88 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 42.93% 32.89% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 30
Median daily rate £425 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £340 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) jQuery
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) Node.js
3 10 (62.50%) Jasmine
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (62.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) Groovy
4 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (37.50%) JUnit
4 6 (37.50%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) JSP
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
5 5 (31.25%) Struts
5 5 (31.25%) Mockito
5 5 (31.25%) Hamcrest
5 5 (31.25%) CQRS
5 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database

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 10 (62.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Jasmine
2 10 (62.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
4 5 (31.25%) Hamcrest
4 5 (31.25%) Mockito
5 1 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (6.25%) Gradle
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) jMock
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) QA Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Test Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Developer in Test
3 9 (56.25%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) jQuery
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) MyBatis
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Struts
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) JMS
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (31.25%) CQRS
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Groovy
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Rally