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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 9 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 78 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.60% 3.46% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.77% 10.33% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 6
Median daily rate £475 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £363 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
238 184 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.34% 33.52% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 136 42
Median daily rate £440 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £496 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 - 46 £450 -
Gatwick 0 5 £488 +62.50%
Crawley -9 5 £325 -7.47% 2
Burgess Hill - 4 £318 - 2
East Grinstead +1 1 £355 -5.33%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 128 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (83.69%) Java
3 110 (78.01%) JSON
4 104 (73.76%) Ajax
5 102 (72.34%) CSS
6 101 (71.63%) HTML
7 95 (67.38%) Scala
8 94 (66.67%) HTML5
8 94 (66.67%) CSS3
8 94 (66.67%) Ruby
9 93 (65.96%) Automated Testing
10 90 (63.83%) Spring
10 90 (63.83%) JUnit
11 88 (62.41%) HTTP
11 88 (62.41%) Jenkins
12 86 (60.99%) Open Source
12 86 (60.99%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (58.16%) Python
13 82 (58.16%) Play Framework
14 80 (56.74%) Django
15 79 (56.03%) Git (software)
16 78 (55.32%) Subversion
16 78 (55.32%) Scrum
17 77 (54.61%) Ruby on Rails
18 76 (53.90%) Google
19 75 (53.19%) Guice
20 72 (51.06%) Responsive Web Design
21 71 (50.35%) Web Design
22 56 (39.72%) JIRA
23 55 (39.01%) Confluence

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 55 (39.01%) Confluence
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 88 (62.41%) HTTP
2 3 (2.13%) BIG-IP
2 3 (2.13%) DHCP
2 3 (2.13%) DNS
2 3 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (2.13%) FTP
2 3 (2.13%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.13%) ICMP
2 3 (2.13%) LAN
2 3 (2.13%) LDAP
2 3 (2.13%) SSL
2 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.13%) VPN
2 3 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.13%) MySQL
5 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.42%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 90 (63.83%) JUnit
2 88 (62.41%) Jenkins
3 79 (56.03%) Git (software)
4 78 (55.32%) Subversion
5 56 (39.72%) JIRA
6 35 (24.82%) Selenium
7 13 (9.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.96%) Gradle
8 7 (4.96%) Maven
9 5 (3.55%) Ant
9 5 (3.55%) Hamcrest
9 5 (3.55%) Hudson
9 5 (3.55%) JMeter
9 5 (3.55%) jMock
9 5 (3.55%) Mockito
9 5 (3.55%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.55%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (4.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Back Office
2 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (86.52%) Developer
2 67 (47.52%) Scala Developer
3 58 (41.13%) Java Developer
4 36 (25.53%) Java Scala Developer
5 33 (23.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (9.93%) Software Developer
7 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Lead Developer
9 11 (7.80%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 11 (7.80%) HTML Developer
10 10 (7.09%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (6.38%) Android Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Architect
13 5 (3.55%) Agile Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.55%) QA Engineer
13 5 (3.55%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.84%) Agile Java Developer
14 4 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (78.01%) JSON
2 104 (73.76%) Ajax
3 102 (72.34%) CSS
4 101 (71.63%) HTML
5 94 (66.67%) CSS3
5 94 (66.67%) HTML5
6 90 (63.83%) Spring
7 82 (58.16%) Play Framework
8 80 (56.74%) Django
9 77 (54.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 75 (53.19%) Guice
11 53 (37.59%) RESTful
12 42 (29.79%) Spring MVC
13 17 (12.06%) Web Services
14 12 (8.51%) SOAP
15 11 (7.80%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.80%) jQuery
16 9 (6.38%) Android SDK
17 5 (3.55%) Akka
17 5 (3.55%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.79%) User Experience
2 10 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.62%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (65.96%) Automated Testing
3 86 (60.99%) Continuous Integration
3 86 (60.99%) Open Source
4 78 (55.32%) Scrum
5 72 (51.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 71 (50.35%) Web Design
7 49 (34.75%) OWASP
8 46 (32.62%) MVC
8 46 (32.62%) Web Development
9 42 (29.79%) Configuration Management
10 39 (27.66%) Mentoring
11 33 (23.40%) Front End Development
12 28 (19.86%) Service Design
13 27 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (18.44%) Line Management
15 13 (9.22%) TDD
16 10 (7.09%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (7.09%) Mobile Development
17 9 (6.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (83.69%) Java
2 95 (67.38%) Scala
3 94 (66.67%) Ruby
4 82 (58.16%) Python
5 54 (38.30%) C#
6 10 (7.09%) Groovy
6 10 (7.09%) SQL
7 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.84%) XPath
9 3 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) ISEB
3 5 (3.55%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.84%) Degree
5 3 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.71%) Nagios
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (53.90%) Google
2 9 (6.38%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.84%) Blue Prism
3 4 (2.84%) Rally
4 3 (2.13%) F5
5 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.71%) SaltStack