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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 38 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing REST 26 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.63% 2.57% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 6.48% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £473 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +57.14%
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
234 216 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.64% 39.63% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 146 52
Median daily rate £375 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +23.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Crawley +3 6 £325 -33.16%
Worthing -5 4 £495 -
Burgess Hill - 4 £318 -
East Grinstead - 4 £346 -
Gatwick -8 2 £425 -0.87%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 115 (86.47%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (81.20%) Java
3 96 (72.18%) JSON
4 92 (69.17%) CSS
5 91 (68.42%) HTML
6 90 (67.67%) Ajax
7 83 (62.41%) HTML5
7 83 (62.41%) CSS3
8 82 (61.65%) Scala
9 81 (60.90%) Ruby
10 79 (59.40%) Automated Testing
10 79 (59.40%) JUnit
11 77 (57.89%) Spring
11 77 (57.89%) Jenkins
12 76 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (54.14%) HTTP
14 71 (53.38%) Open Source
15 70 (52.63%) Python
16 69 (51.88%) Scrum
17 68 (51.13%) Play Framework
18 66 (49.62%) Django
19 65 (48.87%) Git (software)
20 64 (48.12%) Subversion
21 63 (47.37%) Ruby on Rails
21 63 (47.37%) Responsive Web Design
22 62 (46.62%) Google
23 61 (45.86%) Web Design
23 61 (45.86%) Guice
24 51 (38.35%) RESTful
25 47 (35.34%) 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 44 (33.08%) Confluence
2 5 (3.76%) Apache
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.01%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.75%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 72 (54.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.50%) Network Security
3 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.75%) FTP
3 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.75%) ICMP
3 1 (0.75%) LAN
3 1 (0.75%) LDAP
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.26%) MySQL
3 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (59.40%) JUnit
2 77 (57.89%) Jenkins
3 65 (48.87%) Git (software)
4 64 (48.12%) Subversion
5 44 (33.08%) JIRA
6 31 (23.31%) Selenium
7 16 (12.03%) Cucumber
8 10 (7.52%) Gradle
8 10 (7.52%) Hamcrest
8 10 (7.52%) Maven
8 10 (7.52%) Mockito
9 5 (3.76%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.76%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (2.26%) Ant
10 3 (2.26%) Hudson
10 3 (2.26%) JMeter
10 3 (2.26%) jMock
10 3 (2.26%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.26%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 112 (84.21%) Developer
2 60 (45.11%) Java Developer
3 54 (40.60%) Scala Developer
4 35 (26.32%) Java Scala Developer
5 29 (21.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (9.77%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 11 (8.27%) HTML Developer
8 10 (7.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Lead Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Architect
10 8 (6.02%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Android Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Agile Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Java Web Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (72.18%) JSON
2 92 (69.17%) CSS
3 91 (68.42%) HTML
4 90 (67.67%) Ajax
5 83 (62.41%) CSS3
5 83 (62.41%) HTML5
6 77 (57.89%) Spring
7 68 (51.13%) Play Framework
8 66 (49.62%) Django
9 63 (47.37%) Ruby on Rails
10 61 (45.86%) Guice
11 51 (38.35%) RESTful
12 36 (27.07%) Spring MVC
13 19 (14.29%) jQuery
14 18 (13.53%) SOAP
15 17 (12.78%) Web Services
16 10 (7.52%) JAX-RS
16 10 (7.52%) JSP
16 10 (7.52%) MyBatis
17 8 (6.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.56%) User Experience
2 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.50%) CMDB
5 2 (1.50%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) Android
3 3 (2.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (86.47%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (59.40%) Automated Testing
3 76 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (53.38%) Open Source
5 69 (51.88%) Scrum
6 63 (47.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 61 (45.86%) Web Design
8 40 (30.08%) MVC
8 40 (30.08%) OWASP
8 40 (30.08%) Web Development
9 39 (29.32%) Configuration Management
10 33 (24.81%) Mentoring
11 29 (21.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (21.80%) Front End Development
12 26 (19.55%) Service Design
13 24 (18.05%) Line Management
14 14 (10.53%) TDD
15 13 (9.77%) Domain-Driven Design
16 12 (9.02%) Microservices
17 10 (7.52%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 108 (81.20%) Java
2 82 (61.65%) Scala
3 81 (60.90%) Ruby
4 70 (52.63%) Python
5 47 (35.34%) C#
6 17 (12.78%) SQL
7 13 (9.77%) Groovy
7 13 (9.77%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.76%) XPath
9 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.26%) C++
9 3 (2.26%) Perl
9 3 (2.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) Tcl
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.26%) ISEB
3 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (46.62%) Google
2 17 (12.78%) Oracle
3 5 (3.76%) Blue Prism
4 4 (3.01%) EPiServer
4 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.26%) Rally
6 1 (0.75%) F5
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