The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 38 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.28% - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£375 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.34%
REST
South East

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 East Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 72 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.03% 24.66% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 69
Average daily rate £250 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.75 £38.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

REST
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

REST
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton - - - - 3
Eastbourne - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) OAuth
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Google
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Rapid Prototyping
3 5 (71.43%) Use Case
3 5 (71.43%) Facebook
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter
3 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
3 5 (71.43%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (71.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) OAuth
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (71.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (71.43%) Use Case
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) XAML
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Google
1 5 (71.43%) Facebook
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter