The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 27 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 22 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.05% 2.37% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.77% 8.76% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 5
Median daily rate £438 £444 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £313 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
149 137 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.17% 27.08% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 72 80
Median daily rate £438 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 4
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Sussex

REST
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

REST
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Worthing -1 9 £500 -2.43% 2
East Grinstead -1 6 £375 +20.00%
Gatwick 0 2 £400 -
Crawley +5 1 £588 +6.81%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) CSS
3 28 (51.85%) HTML
4 27 (50.00%) SOAP
5 26 (48.15%) C#
6 24 (44.44%) HTML5
7 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 21 (38.89%) Web Services
9 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (35.19%) SQL
10 19 (35.19%) MVC
11 18 (33.33%) Ruby
11 18 (33.33%) .NET
11 18 (33.33%) jQuery
12 17 (31.48%) JSON
12 17 (31.48%) Scala
12 17 (31.48%) Python
12 17 (31.48%) Google
12 17 (31.48%) Spring
13 16 (29.63%) Scrum
13 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
14 15 (27.78%) CSS3
14 15 (27.78%) AngularJS
14 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
14 15 (27.78%) Play Framework
14 15 (27.78%) JUnit
15 14 (25.93%) RESTful
16 13 (24.07%) Oracle
16 13 (24.07%) Ajax

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 12 (22.22%) CMS
2 11 (20.37%) Confluence
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (9.26%) Apache
4 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) nginx
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) GitHub
1 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) Network Security
2 3 (5.56%) SSL
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.67%) Redis
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.26%) MySQL
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.85%) Big Data
9 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.85%) DB2
9 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.85%) HBase
9 1 (1.85%) OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) Power BI
9 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (27.78%) JUnit
3 12 (22.22%) JIRA
3 12 (22.22%) Subversion
4 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
5 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 6 (11.11%) Maven
5 6 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 4 (7.41%) Gradle
6 4 (7.41%) Hamcrest
6 4 (7.41%) Mockito
6 4 (7.41%) Selenium
7 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.70%) Ant
8 2 (3.70%) Grunt
8 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (3.70%) Sublime Text
General
1 7 (12.96%) Back Office
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Scala Developer
3 12 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Scala Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.70%) CMS Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) CSS
2 28 (51.85%) HTML
3 27 (50.00%) SOAP
4 24 (44.44%) HTML5
5 21 (38.89%) Web Services
6 18 (33.33%) .NET
6 18 (33.33%) jQuery
7 17 (31.48%) JSON
7 17 (31.48%) Spring
8 15 (27.78%) AngularJS
8 15 (27.78%) CSS3
8 15 (27.78%) Play Framework
9 14 (25.93%) RESTful
10 13 (24.07%) Ajax
11 11 (20.37%) Sass
12 9 (16.67%) Django
12 9 (16.67%) Guice
12 9 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (14.81%) XML
14 7 (12.96%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
1 7 (12.96%) Unix
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (35.19%) MVC
4 16 (29.63%) Scrum
5 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
5 13 (24.07%) Web Development
6 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 12 (22.22%) Open Source
6 12 (22.22%) OWASP
6 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (20.37%) Web Design
8 9 (16.67%) Microservices
9 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
9 7 (12.96%) SDLC
9 7 (12.96%) SOA
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.11%) DevOps
10 6 (11.11%) Service Management
10 6 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) Java
2 26 (48.15%) C#
3 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 18 (33.33%) Ruby
6 17 (31.48%) Python
6 17 (31.48%) Scala
7 6 (11.11%) Groovy
7 6 (11.11%) Perl
8 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) Haskell
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Grafana
2 2 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Google
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.41%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) Informatica
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) webMethods
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) CA
7 1 (1.85%) Cognos
7 1 (1.85%) Netezza
7 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.85%) Teradata