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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 35 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.52% 3.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 12.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £160 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £398 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.26 £18.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.56% -5.88%
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
52 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 27.23% 30.37% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 35
Median daily rate £350 £420 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +78.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £620 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.15 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £18.68 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.94 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance

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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement