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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing REST 8 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.28% 6.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.02% 11.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £363 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
114 167 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 46.72% 54.22% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 54
Median daily rate £325 £339 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +50.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +85.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 4 £413 +21.32% 1
Hastings - 3 £363 - 1
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 18 (60.00%) Spring
1 18 (60.00%) Java
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Groovy
2 16 (53.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
2 16 (53.33%) JUnit
3 14 (46.67%) SOAP
4 13 (43.33%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 11 (36.67%) jQuery
6 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
7 10 (33.33%) CQRS
7 10 (33.33%) JAX-RS
7 10 (33.33%) Ajax
7 10 (33.33%) BDD
7 10 (33.33%) Mockito
7 10 (33.33%) Hamcrest
7 10 (33.33%) Struts
7 10 (33.33%) JSP
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (30.00%) MyBatis
9 7 (23.33%) Gradle
9 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (23.33%) User Stories
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (23.33%) JSON
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement

REST
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (20.00%) Confluence
1 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) G Suite
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
1 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
1 16 (53.33%) JUnit
2 10 (33.33%) Hamcrest
2 10 (33.33%) Mockito
3 7 (23.33%) Gradle
3 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (23.33%) Maven
4 6 (20.00%) Ant
4 6 (20.00%) Hudson
4 6 (20.00%) JIRA
4 6 (20.00%) JMeter
4 6 (20.00%) jMock
4 6 (20.00%) Selenium
4 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) Spring
2 14 (46.67%) SOAP
3 11 (36.67%) jQuery
3 11 (36.67%) Web Services
4 10 (33.33%) Ajax
4 10 (33.33%) JAX-RS
4 10 (33.33%) JSP
4 10 (33.33%) Struts
5 9 (30.00%) MyBatis
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (23.33%) JMS
6 7 (23.33%) JSON
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) Java EE
7 6 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (16.67%) Django
9 4 (13.33%) CSS3
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 13 (43.33%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
4 10 (33.33%) CQRS
5 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (23.33%) User Stories
7 6 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Kanban
10 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Groovy
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) Scala
6 3 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.33%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) SAP