The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Sussex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 29 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.81% 2.04% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.28% 18.18% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +27.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £295 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £385 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £28.13 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -15.41%
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.20% 11.22% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 16
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £240 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.36 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +5.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
South East

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the East Sussex region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the East Sussex region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Degree
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +3 7 £313 -3.92% 12
Crowborough - - - -
Eastbourne - - - -
Hove - - - -
Lewes - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Kanban
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) User Stories
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) Intranet
5 3 (12.00%) CMS
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 3 (12.00%) UML
5 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Ada
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) DO-178B
5 3 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (12.00%) Avionics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Vectorworks
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) IPsec
3 2 (8.00%) BGP
3 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) OLAP
2 1 (4.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Avionics
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Coach
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Trainer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) Kanban
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) TDD
2 5 (20.00%) User Stories
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) UML
4 3 (12.00%) Content Management
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.00%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Ada
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) BT
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos