Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +25
Contract jobs citing REST 35 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.18% 6.13% 8.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 13.20% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 35
East Sussex median daily rate £440 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.38% -9.38% +17.65%
10th Percentile £306 £269 £322
90th Percentile £545 £594 £588
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 266 250 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.00% 46.47% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 170 140
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £295 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £513 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +11.56%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for REST in East Sussex

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in East Sussex

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in East Sussex

REST
Contract Job Locations in East 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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -3 30 £483 +37.86% 4
Uckfield - 2 £320 - 2
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
3 17 (48.57%) Spring
4 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (37.14%) Web Development
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
6 12 (34.29%) JUnit
6 12 (34.29%) Linux
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
7 11 (31.43%) Spring MVC
7 11 (31.43%) Service Design
8 10 (28.57%) Ruby
8 10 (28.57%) Scala
8 10 (28.57%) Scrum
9 9 (25.71%) HTML5
9 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
10 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
10 8 (22.86%) Open Source
10 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
10 8 (22.86%) Google
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (22.86%) JSON
10 8 (22.86%) Django
10 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
10 8 (22.86%) SOA
10 8 (22.86%) HTTP

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 7 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Solr
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JUnit
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
3 7 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) Gatling
5 1 (2.86%) Grunt
5 1 (2.86%) gulp
5 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Angular Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) e-Learning Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) Spring
2 11 (31.43%) Spring MVC
3 9 (25.71%) HTML5
4 8 (22.86%) Django
4 8 (22.86%) JSON
4 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
5 7 (20.00%) Ajax
5 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 7 (20.00%) Guice
5 7 (20.00%) RESTful
5 7 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
6 6 (17.14%) Sass
6 6 (17.14%) SOAP
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (14.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
1 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
1 4 (11.43%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (37.14%) Web Development
4 12 (34.29%) MVC
5 11 (31.43%) Service Design
6 10 (28.57%) Scrum
7 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.86%) Open Source
8 8 (22.86%) SOA
9 7 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (20.00%) OWASP
9 7 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (20.00%) Web Design
10 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 5 (14.29%) DevOps
10 5 (14.29%) Secure Coding
10 5 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Ruby
4 10 (28.57%) Scala
5 8 (22.86%) Python
6 7 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (11.43%) Java 8
8 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
9 2 (5.71%) Kotlin
9 2 (5.71%) Rust
10 1 (2.86%) Groovy
10 1 (2.86%) Haskell
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (11.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Grafana
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) webMethods