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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - 21 27
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 5.14% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 16.25% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Median daily rate - £420 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £278
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +47.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.15 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -29.51%
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
38 80 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.11% 31.62% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 55 20
Median daily rate £350 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £620 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.15 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +51.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £19.86 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.08 £21.15 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware