Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

RESTful
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 48 69
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21 -23
Contract jobs citing RESTful 49 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.92% 3.13% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.84% 8.79% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 19
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +23.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £315 £333 £341
90th Percentile £488 £513 £405
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -

RESTful 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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 291 387 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.25% 35.57% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 203 255
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £316 £321 £296
90th Percentile £615 £543 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 - £38.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +23.08%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in West Sussex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in West Sussex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in West Sussex

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in West Sussex

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Worthing 0 20 £513 +26.54% 3
Crawley +1 7 £405 -4.71% 6
Gatwick - 7 £330 -
Horsham - 2 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £400 -
RESTful
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) Java
3 30 (61.22%) Scrum
4 28 (57.14%) REST
5 27 (55.10%) Spring
5 27 (55.10%) HTML
5 27 (55.10%) CSS
6 25 (51.02%) Test Automation
6 25 (51.02%) Scala
7 23 (46.94%) HTML5
8 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (36.73%) Web Services
10 17 (34.69%) JIRA
10 17 (34.69%) Confluence
11 16 (32.65%) JSON
11 16 (32.65%) CSS3
11 16 (32.65%) MVC
12 15 (30.61%) TDD
12 15 (30.61%) Ruby
12 15 (30.61%) Ajax
13 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
13 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
13 13 (26.53%) Groovy
13 13 (26.53%) OWASP
13 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
13 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.45%) C#
14 11 (22.45%) Web Development
14 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
14 11 (22.45%) Kanban

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 17 (34.69%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (14.29%) IBM Domino
3 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
2 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) JIRA
2 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.37%) JUnit
4 9 (18.37%) Selenium
4 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
4 9 (18.37%) Subversion
5 4 (8.16%) Protractor
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.04%) Hudson
6 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Scala Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Technical Design Leader
4 8 (16.33%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Developer in Test
7 3 (6.12%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.04%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) REST
2 27 (55.10%) CSS
2 27 (55.10%) HTML
2 27 (55.10%) Spring
3 23 (46.94%) HTML5
4 18 (36.73%) Web Services
5 16 (32.65%) CSS3
5 16 (32.65%) JSON
6 15 (30.61%) Ajax
7 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Play Framework
8 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (20.41%) Spring MVC
9 9 (18.37%) Django
9 9 (18.37%) Gherkin
9 9 (18.37%) Guice
9 9 (18.37%) Java EE
9 9 (18.37%) JMS
9 9 (18.37%) OAuth
9 9 (18.37%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Scrum
3 25 (51.02%) Test Automation
4 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (32.65%) MVC
6 15 (30.61%) TDD
7 13 (26.53%) OWASP
7 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Kanban
8 11 (22.45%) Web Development
9 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
9 10 (20.41%) Open Source
10 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
10 9 (18.37%) Performance Testing
10 9 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
10 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
10 9 (18.37%) Usability Testing
10 9 (18.37%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Java
2 25 (51.02%) Scala
3 15 (30.61%) Ruby
4 13 (26.53%) Groovy
4 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.45%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) SQL
7 6 (12.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Google
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Atlassian