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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 27 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing REST 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.56% 0.89% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 2.48% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
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
116 121 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 48.13% 35.80% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 65 38
Average daily rate £338 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 11 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) C#
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (80.00%) jQuery
4 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (56.00%) HTML
5 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (52.00%) OO
7 12 (48.00%) MVC
7 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (44.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (44.00%) Jasmine
8 11 (44.00%) HTML5
8 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (44.00%) Selenium
9 10 (40.00%) Node.js
10 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (32.00%) QA
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (20.00%) TDD
13 4 (16.00%) JIRA
13 4 (16.00%) BDD
14 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
14 3 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
14 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
14 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
14 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
14 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
14 3 (12.00%) B2B

REST
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (44.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 11 (44.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (44.00%) Test Engineer
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (32.00%) Developer in Test
6 8 (32.00%) QA Engineer
6 8 (32.00%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (80.00%) jQuery
4 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (56.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
7 11 (44.00%) HTML5
8 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 2 (8.00%) SOAP
10 2 (8.00%) Spring
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
11 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
11 1 (4.00%) jBPM
11 1 (4.00%) Spring Security
11 1 (4.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) B2B
5 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) AOP
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle