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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 9 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 107 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.99% 3.17% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.63% 9.68% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.49%
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
277 186 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.21% 32.80% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 143 29
Median daily rate £446 £363 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.89% +26.08%
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 median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +110.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Worthing - 74 £450 -
Gatwick +7 8 £400 +28.00% 1
Crawley -12 5 - - 2
Burgess Hill - 1 £475 - 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 122 (89.05%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (83.21%) Java
3 110 (80.29%) JSON
4 101 (73.72%) Ajax
5 100 (72.99%) HTML
5 100 (72.99%) CSS
6 94 (68.61%) Ruby
6 94 (68.61%) Scala
7 93 (67.88%) HTML5
7 93 (67.88%) CSS3
8 92 (67.15%) Automated Testing
9 89 (64.96%) HTTP
10 87 (63.50%) JUnit
10 87 (63.50%) Spring
11 85 (62.04%) Open Source
11 85 (62.04%) Jenkins
12 83 (60.58%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (59.85%) Python
13 82 (59.85%) Play Framework
14 80 (58.39%) Django
15 79 (57.66%) Git (software)
16 78 (56.93%) Subversion
16 78 (56.93%) Scrum
17 77 (56.20%) Ruby on Rails
18 75 (54.74%) Google
18 75 (54.74%) Guice
19 72 (52.55%) Responsive Web Design
20 71 (51.82%) Web Design
21 54 (39.42%) RESTful
22 53 (38.69%) JIRA

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 52 (37.96%) Confluence
2 4 (2.92%) Apache
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.46%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 89 (64.96%) HTTP
2 5 (3.65%) BIG-IP
2 5 (3.65%) DHCP
2 5 (3.65%) DNS
2 5 (3.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (3.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (3.65%) FTP
2 5 (3.65%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.65%) ICMP
2 5 (3.65%) LAN
2 5 (3.65%) LDAP
2 5 (3.65%) SSL
2 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.65%) VPN
2 5 (3.65%) WAN
3 1 (0.73%) Firewall
3 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.19%) MySQL
4 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 87 (63.50%) JUnit
2 85 (62.04%) Jenkins
3 79 (57.66%) Git (software)
4 78 (56.93%) Subversion
5 53 (38.69%) JIRA
6 32 (23.36%) Selenium
7 10 (7.30%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.65%) Hamcrest
8 5 (3.65%) Mockito
9 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.92%) Gradle
9 4 (2.92%) Maven
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.46%) Ant
10 2 (1.46%) Hudson
10 2 (1.46%) JMeter
10 2 (1.46%) jMock
10 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (2.92%) Finance
2 1 (0.73%) Back Office
2 1 (0.73%) Banking
2 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (87.59%) Developer
2 66 (48.18%) Scala Developer
3 57 (41.61%) Java Developer
4 35 (25.55%) Java Scala Developer
5 33 (24.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (10.22%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.76%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.76%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 11 (8.03%) HTML Developer
9 10 (7.30%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (6.57%) Android Developer
11 6 (4.38%) Architect
11 6 (4.38%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Agile Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Network Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Programmer
13 4 (2.92%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (80.29%) JSON
2 101 (73.72%) Ajax
3 100 (72.99%) CSS
3 100 (72.99%) HTML
4 93 (67.88%) CSS3
4 93 (67.88%) HTML5
5 87 (63.50%) Spring
6 82 (59.85%) Play Framework
7 80 (58.39%) Django
8 77 (56.20%) Ruby on Rails
9 75 (54.74%) Guice
10 54 (39.42%) RESTful
11 42 (30.66%) Spring MVC
12 14 (10.22%) Web Services
13 12 (8.76%) SOAP
14 9 (6.57%) Android SDK
14 9 (6.57%) jQuery
15 8 (5.84%) Hibernate
16 5 (3.65%) JSP
16 5 (3.65%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.93%) User Experience
2 9 (6.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.65%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.46%) iPad
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.58%) Linux
2 9 (6.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (89.05%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (67.15%) Automated Testing
3 85 (62.04%) Open Source
4 83 (60.58%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (56.93%) Scrum
6 72 (52.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 71 (51.82%) Web Design
8 49 (35.77%) OWASP
9 46 (33.58%) Web Development
10 45 (32.85%) MVC
11 42 (30.66%) Configuration Management
12 39 (28.47%) Mentoring
13 33 (24.09%) Front End Development
14 28 (20.44%) Service Design
15 26 (18.98%) Line Management
16 24 (17.52%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (8.03%) TDD
18 9 (6.57%) Android Development
18 9 (6.57%) Mobile Development
19 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 114 (83.21%) Java
2 94 (68.61%) Ruby
2 94 (68.61%) Scala
3 82 (59.85%) Python
4 53 (38.69%) C#
5 9 (6.57%) SQL
6 7 (5.11%) Groovy
7 6 (4.38%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.65%) Tcl
9 4 (2.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.46%) ISEB
4 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.73%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.73%) Nagios
2 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (54.74%) Google
2 9 (6.57%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) F5
4 4 (2.92%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.73%) CA
5 1 (0.73%) Rally
5 1 (0.73%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.73%) VMware
Crawley, West Sussex
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