The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Contract jobs citing REST 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.52% 0.52% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.77% 1.15% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £363 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £363 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.03%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 87 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 40.14% 45.08% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 45
Median daily rate £325 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Brighton

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing REST in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Kanban
6 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
6 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
6 2 (25.00%) Informatica
6 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (25.00%) DataStage
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) Boomi
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 1 (12.50%) EclipseLink
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) XSD
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (12.50%) RAD

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Boomi
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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