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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 33 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing REST 30 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.31% 4.36% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 11.06% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 7
Median daily rate £475 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £346 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
250 235 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.92% 39.43% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 174 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gatwick -8 6 £463 +6.01%
Crawley -6 4 - - 1
Worthing -14 4 £495 -
East Grinstead - 4 £369 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £475 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 87 (81.31%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (78.50%) Java
3 65 (60.75%) HTML
3 65 (60.75%) CSS
4 64 (59.81%) JSON
5 63 (58.88%) Ajax
6 60 (56.07%) Scala
7 58 (54.21%) HTML5
7 58 (54.21%) CSS3
7 58 (54.21%) Ruby
8 55 (51.40%) Spring
8 55 (51.40%) JUnit
9 54 (50.47%) Automated Testing
9 54 (50.47%) Jenkins
10 52 (48.60%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (47.66%) Scrum
12 49 (45.79%) Python
13 48 (44.86%) HTTP
14 47 (43.93%) Open Source
14 47 (43.93%) Play Framework
15 43 (40.19%) Git (software)
16 42 (39.25%) Django
16 42 (39.25%) Responsive Web Design
16 42 (39.25%) Subversion
17 40 (37.38%) Web Design
18 39 (36.45%) Google
18 39 (36.45%) Ruby on Rails
19 38 (35.51%) Guice
19 38 (35.51%) RESTful
20 31 (28.97%) C#

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 28 (26.17%) Confluence
2 5 (4.67%) CMS
3 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) Apache
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.93%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (44.86%) HTTP
2 3 (2.80%) Network Security
3 2 (1.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.93%) DHCP
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.93%) FTP
4 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.93%) ICMP
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.48%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.61%) MySQL
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.87%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (51.40%) JUnit
2 54 (50.47%) Jenkins
3 43 (40.19%) Git (software)
4 42 (39.25%) Subversion
5 28 (26.17%) JIRA
6 23 (21.50%) Selenium
7 16 (14.95%) Cucumber
8 10 (9.35%) Gradle
8 10 (9.35%) Hamcrest
8 10 (9.35%) Maven
8 10 (9.35%) Mockito
9 3 (2.80%) Ant
9 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.80%) Hudson
9 3 (2.80%) JMeter
9 3 (2.80%) jMock
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.80%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Back Office
2 1 (0.93%) Marketing
2 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (78.50%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) Java Developer
3 42 (39.25%) Scala Developer
4 26 (24.30%) Java Scala Developer
5 21 (19.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (9.35%) HTML Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Architect
7 9 (8.41%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 9 (8.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Agile Developer
12 3 (2.80%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Administrator
12 3 (2.80%) Applications Architect
12 3 (2.80%) QA Engineer
12 3 (2.80%) Quality Engineer
12 3 (2.80%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (60.75%) CSS
1 65 (60.75%) HTML
2 64 (59.81%) JSON
3 63 (58.88%) Ajax
4 58 (54.21%) CSS3
4 58 (54.21%) HTML5
5 55 (51.40%) Spring
6 47 (43.93%) Play Framework
7 42 (39.25%) Django
8 39 (36.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 38 (35.51%) Guice
9 38 (35.51%) RESTful
10 25 (23.36%) Spring MVC
11 20 (18.69%) SOAP
12 17 (15.89%) jQuery
12 17 (15.89%) Web Services
13 10 (9.35%) JAX-RS
13 10 (9.35%) JSP
13 10 (9.35%) MyBatis
14 9 (8.41%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) User Experience
2 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.87%) CMDB
3 2 (1.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Linux
2 3 (2.80%) Unix
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (81.31%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (50.47%) Automated Testing
3 52 (48.60%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (47.66%) Scrum
5 47 (43.93%) Open Source
6 42 (39.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 40 (37.38%) Web Design
8 30 (28.04%) MVC
9 29 (27.10%) Web Development
10 28 (26.17%) Configuration Management
11 24 (22.43%) OWASP
12 23 (21.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (20.56%) Front End Development
13 22 (20.56%) Mentoring
14 18 (16.82%) Service Design
15 17 (15.89%) Line Management
16 16 (14.95%) TDD
17 13 (12.15%) Domain-Driven Design
17 13 (12.15%) Microservices
18 10 (9.35%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 84 (78.50%) Java
2 60 (56.07%) Scala
3 58 (54.21%) Ruby
4 49 (45.79%) Python
5 31 (28.97%) C#
6 15 (14.02%) SQL
7 13 (12.15%) Groovy
8 11 (10.28%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.80%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) Perl
9 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 3 (2.80%) XPath
10 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.93%) Tcl
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) ISEB
2 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (36.45%) Google
2 16 (14.95%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.67%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.80%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.80%) Blue Prism
4 3 (2.80%) Rally
5 1 (0.93%) Brocade
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) F5