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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 7 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Contract jobs citing REST 103 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.75% 2.07% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.01% 6.82% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 9 5
Average daily rate £425 £351 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% -26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £408 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.58%
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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 176 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.18% 30.29% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 132 37
Average daily rate £420 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 66 £450 - 5
Gatwick +7 12 £388 +19.23% 1
Crawley -3 10 £338 -3.91% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 - 3
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 97 (82.91%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (79.49%) JSON
2 93 (79.49%) Java
3 82 (70.09%) Ajax
4 81 (69.23%) HTML
4 81 (69.23%) CSS
5 75 (64.10%) HTTP
5 75 (64.10%) Ruby
5 75 (64.10%) HTML5
5 75 (64.10%) CSS3
6 74 (63.25%) Scala
7 72 (61.54%) Automated Testing
7 72 (61.54%) Spring
7 72 (61.54%) JUnit
8 70 (59.83%) Open Source
9 68 (58.12%) Jenkins
9 68 (58.12%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (56.41%) Django
10 66 (56.41%) Python
10 66 (56.41%) Play Framework
10 66 (56.41%) Git (software)
11 65 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
12 64 (54.70%) Subversion
13 62 (52.99%) Scrum
13 62 (52.99%) Google
13 62 (52.99%) Guice
14 58 (49.57%) Responsive Web Design
15 57 (48.72%) Web Design
16 47 (40.17%) JIRA
16 47 (40.17%) C#

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 45 (38.46%) Confluence
2 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.42%) Apache
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.71%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 75 (64.10%) HTTP
2 8 (6.84%) BIG-IP
2 8 (6.84%) DHCP
2 8 (6.84%) DNS
2 8 (6.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (6.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (6.84%) FTP
2 8 (6.84%) HTTPS
2 8 (6.84%) ICMP
2 8 (6.84%) LAN
2 8 (6.84%) LDAP
2 8 (6.84%) SSL
2 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.84%) VPN
2 8 (6.84%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.56%) MySQL
4 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 72 (61.54%) JUnit
2 68 (58.12%) Jenkins
3 66 (56.41%) Git (software)
4 64 (54.70%) Subversion
5 47 (40.17%) JIRA
6 24 (20.51%) Selenium
7 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.42%) Hamcrest
8 4 (3.42%) Mockito
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.56%) Gradle
9 3 (2.56%) Maven
10 2 (1.71%) Ant
10 2 (1.71%) Hudson
10 2 (1.71%) JMeter
10 2 (1.71%) jMock
10 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.71%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (3.42%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Back Office
2 1 (0.85%) Banking
2 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (82.91%) Developer
2 52 (44.44%) Scala Developer
3 42 (35.90%) Java Developer
4 26 (22.22%) Java Scala Developer
5 25 (21.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (11.97%) Software Developer
7 11 (9.40%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Lead Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Android Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 8 (6.84%) HTML Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Network Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (5.98%) IP Network Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) WAN Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Architect
11 6 (5.13%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Agile Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Applications Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (79.49%) JSON
2 82 (70.09%) Ajax
3 81 (69.23%) CSS
3 81 (69.23%) HTML
4 75 (64.10%) CSS3
4 75 (64.10%) HTML5
5 72 (61.54%) Spring
6 66 (56.41%) Django
6 66 (56.41%) Play Framework
7 65 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
8 62 (52.99%) Guice
9 43 (36.75%) RESTful
10 33 (28.21%) Spring MVC
11 15 (12.82%) SOAP
11 15 (12.82%) Web Services
12 9 (7.69%) Android SDK
13 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.84%) jQuery
14 5 (4.27%) XML
14 5 (4.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) User Experience
2 10 (8.55%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.84%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (82.91%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (61.54%) Automated Testing
3 70 (59.83%) Open Source
4 68 (58.12%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (52.99%) Scrum
6 58 (49.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 57 (48.72%) Web Design
8 43 (36.75%) OWASP
9 40 (34.19%) Web Development
10 36 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 36 (30.77%) MVC
11 32 (27.35%) Mentoring
12 25 (21.37%) Front End Development
13 22 (18.80%) Service Design
14 20 (17.09%) Line Management
15 18 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (8.55%) Android Development
17 9 (7.69%) Mobile Development
18 8 (6.84%) Load Balancing
18 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 93 (79.49%) Java
2 75 (64.10%) Ruby
3 74 (63.25%) Scala
4 66 (56.41%) Python
5 47 (40.17%) C#
6 9 (7.69%) SQL
7 8 (6.84%) Tcl
8 6 (5.13%) Groovy
8 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.42%) XPath
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.71%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (52.99%) Google
2 8 (6.84%) F5
2 8 (6.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.42%) Blue Prism
4 2 (1.71%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.85%) CA
5 1 (0.85%) Rally
5 1 (0.85%) VMware
West Sussex
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £475 - £550+ per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT RATES
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Maxegan
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago