The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 West Sussex 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing REST 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.62% 1.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£493 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -5.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 74 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.68% 18.59% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 67
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
REST
South East

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
Gatwick - 3 £496 -
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Crawley - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
1 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) OpenEdge
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Business Development
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Blog
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) OpenEdge
1 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) SOAP
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
1 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) AppFabric
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Business Development
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Progress