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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 38 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.06% 19.18% 22.04%
As % of the General category 43.18% 64.37% 65.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 34
Average daily rate
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£410 £460 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £305 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
88 87 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 27.94% 29.79% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 34 50
Average daily rate £350 £415 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 2
Average hourly rate £21.58 £13.50 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.85% -41.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 30 £410 -6.55% 5
Bexhill-On-Sea -3 1 - -
Hove - - - - 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 30 (32.26%) Project Management
2 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.28%) Banking
4 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (16.13%) Data Management
4 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 12 (12.90%) .NET
6 11 (11.83%) HTML
7 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
8 9 (9.68%) SQL
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
9 8 (8.60%) Retail
9 8 (8.60%) PRINCE
10 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.53%) C#
10 7 (7.53%) CSS
10 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (7.53%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
11 6 (6.45%) Line Management
11 6 (6.45%) QlikView
11 6 (6.45%) WCF
11 6 (6.45%) jQuery
11 6 (6.45%) Time Management
11 6 (6.45%) Data Architecture
11 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
12 5 (5.38%) MS Office
12 5 (5.38%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.23%) SAS
2 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) Moodle
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) MS Project
4 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) WAN
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) MPLS
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.45%) QlikView
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) OLAP
4 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.15%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.15%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.08%) MS Access
5 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.38%) Selenium
3 4 (4.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.15%) NUnit
4 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.15%) Moq
5 1 (1.08%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (18.28%) Banking
2 8 (8.60%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.38%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Analyst
2 24 (25.81%) Project Manager
3 17 (18.28%) Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Business Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) Architect
6 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (5.38%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (5.38%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (5.38%) Agile Coach
7 4 (4.30%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) .NET
2 11 (11.83%) HTML
3 7 (7.53%) CSS
4 6 (6.45%) WCF
4 6 (6.45%) jQuery
5 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (2.15%) CSS3
8 2 (2.15%) MDX
8 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.15%) Web Services
9 1 (1.08%) XML
9 1 (1.08%) XSD
9 1 (1.08%) XSLT
9 1 (1.08%) Flash
9 1 (1.08%) XHTML
9 1 (1.08%) SAML
9 1 (1.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.15%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Project Management
2 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.13%) Data Management
3 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.68%) Scrum
6 8 (8.60%) PRINCE
7 7 (7.53%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.45%) Time Management
8 6 (6.45%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.45%) Line Management
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (5.38%) MVC
9 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.38%) ITIL
10 4 (4.30%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.30%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) C#
3 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.15%) VB
4 2 (2.15%) VBA
4 2 (2.15%) VB6
5 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.08%) XAML
5 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) ISEB
1 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.15%) VCDX
2 1 (1.08%) APMP
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (2.15%) Apple
3 2 (2.15%) VMware
3 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 2 (2.15%) Cognos
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) CommVault
4 1 (1.08%) Teradata
4 1 (1.08%) Open Text
4 1 (1.08%) RedDot
4 1 (1.08%) Guidewire