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 3 months to 23 June 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 20 38
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Contract jobs citing REST 10 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.65% 6.92% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.25% 16.67% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
Median daily rate £313 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 138 120 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.36% 41.52% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 75 68
Median daily rate £338 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +31.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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
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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Brighton -1 10 £313 -41.86% 1
Hove - 1 - -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 14 (100.00%) SOAP
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (78.57%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Predictive Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Lumira
5 3 (21.43%) Boomi
5 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
5 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
5 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Informatica
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) DataStage
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) Ant
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) GitHub
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Boomi
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) Lumira
3 3 (21.43%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Database Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) SOAP
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Predictive Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) RAD
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Dell
1 3 (21.43%) Informatica
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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