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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 27 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.30% 1.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 2.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £230 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £350 £265
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +32.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
31 116 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.13% 45.14% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 72 22
Average daily rate £240 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design