The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hove region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 18.18% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +28.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 31.82% 35.71% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £375 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
REST
East Sussex

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Hove

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA