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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 36 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 20 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.68% 2.46% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 10.84% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Average daily rate
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£486 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £33.55 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -27.06%
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
215 83 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.52% 22.68% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 46 34
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Crawley - 14 £500 -
Gatwick +1 3 £429 -13.55% 1
Worthing - 1 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (47.37%) Mobile App
2 17 (44.74%) Web Services
3 16 (42.11%) JSON
3 16 (42.11%) Android Development
3 16 (42.11%) Android
4 15 (39.47%) Android SDK
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) User Experience
5 14 (36.84%) Mobile Development
5 14 (36.84%) API Development
6 12 (31.58%) Spring
7 11 (28.95%) API Design
8 9 (23.68%) API Integration
8 9 (23.68%) Microservices
8 9 (23.68%) .NET
8 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
9 7 (18.42%) UML
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) Information Security
10 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.79%) Information Architecture
11 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
12 4 (10.53%) ION Trading
12 4 (10.53%) Web Development
12 4 (10.53%) Scrum
12 4 (10.53%) HTML
12 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.53%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Documentum
1 1 (2.63%) Mule
1 1 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) QUnit
1 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.63%) Back Office
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Android Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Architect
4 9 (23.68%) Applications Architect
5 8 (21.05%) Programmer
6 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Applications Architect
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Documentum Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 16 (42.11%) JSON
3 15 (39.47%) Android SDK
4 12 (31.58%) Spring
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 3 (7.89%) SOAP
7 3 (7.89%) RESTful
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (5.26%) Sass
8 2 (5.26%) LESS
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Mobile App
2 14 (36.84%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Android Development
3 14 (36.84%) Mobile Development
3 14 (36.84%) API Development
4 11 (28.95%) API Design
5 9 (23.68%) API Integration
5 9 (23.68%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) UML
7 6 (15.79%) Information Security
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) Information Architecture
8 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
9 4 (10.53%) Scrum
9 4 (10.53%) Web Development
10 3 (7.89%) OO
10 3 (7.89%) SOA
11 2 (5.26%) MVC
11 2 (5.26%) TDD
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (18.42%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) XPath
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) ION Trading
2 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) BEA
2 1 (2.63%) CA
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com