The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 20 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.14% 0.55% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.25% 2.17% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £700 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
+47.74% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £30.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-29.51% +106.89%
Freedom of Information
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.62% 25.27% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 16 19
Average daily rate £420 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £700 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Brighton region.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Freedom of Information
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Brighton region.

Freedom of Information Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information.

1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) EDMS
3 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma
3 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
3 5 (38.46%) Business Process Mapping
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (38.46%) BPMN
3 5 (38.46%) Document Management
3 5 (38.46%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Documentum
4 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (30.77%) OpenText
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.69%) SLA

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Documentum
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) EDMS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Document Management
3 5 (38.46%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (38.46%) BPMN
3 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
3 5 (38.46%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) OpenText
2 1 (7.69%) VMware