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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.26% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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
100 54 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.13% 14.59% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 31 88
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Crawley - 1 £350 - 5
East Grinstead - 1 £475 -
Gatwick - 1 £345 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) GIS
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Node.js
6 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
6 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) PostGIS
7 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) IIS
9 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) GIS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
4 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) PostGIS
5 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Spring
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) Symfony
8 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Blog
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) OOD
7 1 (8.33%) SEO
7 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Zend