The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing REST 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
REST
East Sussex

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 Hove region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 54.55% 9.09% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 19 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) jBPM
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) jBPM
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle