Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 41 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +19
Contract jobs citing REST 14 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.78% 2.91% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 6.42% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 15
East Sussex median daily rate £463 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.31% -23.53% +9.68%
10th Percentile £305 £279 £325
90th Percentile £525 £369 £588
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +16.88% -

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 186 218 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 36.98% 45.32% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 147 162
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £347 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -1.00% +13.82%
10th Percentile £300 £217 £250
90th Percentile £498 £464 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.14% +47.06%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -2 11 £500 +53.85% 3
Uckfield - 1 £320 - 3
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Solr
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) EJB
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) Docker
5 5 (35.71%) Service Design
6 4 (28.57%) Code Optimisation
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) Struts2
6 4 (28.57%) JPA
6 4 (28.57%) Memory Management
6 4 (28.57%) Regular Expression

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 6 (42.86%) Apache Solr
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Confluence
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.14%) Gradle
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (28.57%) AWS Developer
5 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) AWS Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) e-Learning Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Java Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) EJB
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) JMS
3 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) JDBC
4 4 (28.57%) JPA
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) Regular Expression
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) Struts2
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) LESS
5 3 (21.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Service Design
3 4 (28.57%) Code Optimisation
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Memory Management
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Secure Coding
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java 8
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.14%) webMethods