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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 24 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing REST 18 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.08% 2.11% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 7.22% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
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 £34.70 £36.25 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -12.65%
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
126 97 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 42.57% 29.31% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 62 32
Median daily rate £375 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.62%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 +10 11 £538 +45.27% 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) QA
3 16 (66.67%) jQuery
4 14 (58.33%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) JUnit
4 14 (58.33%) Spring
4 14 (58.33%) Groovy
4 14 (58.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 14 (58.33%) Cucumber
5 10 (41.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (41.67%) Node.js
5 10 (41.67%) Jasmine
5 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (41.67%) .NET
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
7 8 (33.33%) JMeter
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 8 (33.33%) Ant
7 8 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 8 (33.33%) JMS
7 8 (33.33%) ISEB
7 8 (33.33%) IIS

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 10 (41.67%) Node.js
2 8 (33.33%) Confluence
2 8 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 14 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (58.33%) JUnit
3 10 (41.67%) Jasmine
3 10 (41.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (33.33%) Ant
4 8 (33.33%) Gradle
4 8 (33.33%) Hudson
4 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (33.33%) JIRA
4 8 (33.33%) JMeter
4 8 (33.33%) jMock
4 8 (33.33%) Maven
4 8 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 8 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 6 (25.00%) Hamcrest
5 6 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Developer in Test
3 15 (62.50%) QA Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Test Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
4 14 (58.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
6 8 (33.33%) Analyst
6 8 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (33.33%) Java Analyst Developer
7 7 (29.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
7 7 (29.17%) Test Automation Developer
8 6 (25.00%) Java Engineer
8 6 (25.00%) QA Analyst
8 6 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Analyst
9 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (20.83%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) jQuery
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) HTML5
4 8 (33.33%) Ajax
4 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 8 (33.33%) Java EE
4 8 (33.33%) JMS
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (25.00%) JAX-RS
5 6 (25.00%) JSP
5 6 (25.00%) MyBatis
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) User Stories
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) CQRS
6 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Groovy
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 8 (33.33%) Rally
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle