The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 40 79 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.51% 22.07% 12.20%
As % of the General category 61.54% 59.40% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 70 19
Median daily rate £418 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £528 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Finance
South East

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

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 133 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.96% 37.15% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 101 43
Median daily rate £408 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Finance
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 16 £421 +10.85% 6
Hove -3 7 £513 +77.95%
Lewes - 3 - - 2
Eastbourne - 1 £403 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.78%) Windows
3 16 (17.58%) QA
4 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.29%) MS Office
5 13 (14.29%) Banking
6 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.09%) Legal
7 11 (12.09%) IBM
7 11 (12.09%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.99%) ISTQB
8 10 (10.99%) Data Architecture
8 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
8 10 (10.99%) HP
8 10 (10.99%) ISEB
8 10 (10.99%) C
8 10 (10.99%) SQL
8 10 (10.99%) Java
8 10 (10.99%) Analytics
8 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.89%) Coaching
9 9 (9.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (9.89%) Becrypt
9 9 (9.89%) Mimecast
9 9 (9.89%) User Stories
9 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.89%) Wireless
9 9 (9.89%) AS400
9 9 (9.89%) Backup Exec

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 9 (9.89%) IIS
1 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.79%) Confluence
3 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.20%) DOC1
4 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Mimecast
2 5 (5.49%) Office 365
3 4 (4.40%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) LAN
1 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
1 9 (9.89%) WAN
1 9 (9.89%) Wireless
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.40%) Firewall
2 4 (4.40%) SAN
2 4 (4.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) Big Data
1 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.40%) DB2
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Cucumber
1 9 (9.89%) Selenium
1 9 (9.89%) WebDriver
2 8 (8.79%) Ant
2 8 (8.79%) Gradle
2 8 (8.79%) Hudson
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.79%) JIRA
2 8 (8.79%) JMeter
2 8 (8.79%) jMock
2 8 (8.79%) JUnit
2 8 (8.79%) Maven
2 8 (8.79%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (14.29%) Banking
2 11 (12.09%) Legal
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Billing
4 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (51.65%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) Service Analyst
3 16 (17.58%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Test Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Big Data Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Data Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Java Analyst Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Developer in Test
9 7 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 7 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
10 6 (6.59%) QA Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) Ajax
1 8 (8.79%) Hibernate
1 8 (8.79%) Java EE
1 8 (8.79%) JMS
1 8 (8.79%) REST
1 8 (8.79%) Spring
1 8 (8.79%) Web Services
1 8 (8.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.10%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) AS400
1 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
1 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) Economics
5 1 (1.10%) IVR
5 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.89%) Windows XP
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) zOS
7 1 (1.10%) Linux
7 1 (1.10%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (12.09%) Business Analysis
4 10 (10.99%) Analytics
4 10 (10.99%) Data Architecture
4 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.89%) BDD
5 9 (9.89%) Coaching
5 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (9.89%) TDD
5 9 (9.89%) User Stories
6 8 (8.79%) Compatibility Testing
6 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.79%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (8.79%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (8.79%) Integration Testing
6 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
6 8 (8.79%) Regression Testing
6 8 (8.79%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) C
1 10 (10.99%) Java
1 10 (10.99%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) Groovy
3 1 (1.10%) C#
3 1 (1.10%) C++
3 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.10%) R
3 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) ISEB
1 10 (10.99%) ISTQB
2 9 (9.89%) MCP
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.10%) IIBA
6 1 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.58%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) FATCA
3 1 (1.10%) SDET
3 1 (1.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Backup Exec
1 9 (9.89%) HP SIM
1 9 (9.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (4.40%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) IBM
3 10 (10.99%) HP
4 9 (9.89%) Avaya
4 9 (9.89%) Becrypt
4 9 (9.89%) Symantec
5 8 (8.79%) Atlassian
5 8 (8.79%) Rally
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) Cisco
7 4 (4.40%) EMC
7 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.40%) Sybase
7 4 (4.40%) VMware
8 2 (2.20%) Pega
8 2 (2.20%) Teradata
9 1 (1.10%) Cognos
9 1 (1.10%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.10%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com