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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.35% 11.90% 13.65%
As % of the General category 57.69% 51.39% 54.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 29
Median daily rate £413 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £319 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
52 72 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.40% 23.15% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 50
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -7 16 £400 -11.11% 3
Hove +7 6 £407 -20.68%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 17 (22.37%) Banking
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) QA
3 13 (17.11%) Java
4 12 (15.79%) SQL
4 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.47%) Project Management
6 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 10 (13.16%) Web Services
6 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
6 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
7 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 8 (10.53%) SAS
8 8 (10.53%) Change Management
8 8 (10.53%) JMeter
8 8 (10.53%) TDD
8 8 (10.53%) Spring
8 8 (10.53%) Maven
8 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
8 8 (10.53%) BDD
8 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (10.53%) Selenium
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Compatibility Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Integration Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Computer Science

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 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.53%) SAS
3 6 (7.89%) Confluence
3 6 (7.89%) IIS
4 3 (3.95%) JBoss
4 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (9.21%) MS Project
3 5 (6.58%) MS Office
4 1 (1.32%) EngageOne
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Skype
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 8 (10.53%) JMeter
2 8 (10.53%) Maven
2 8 (10.53%) Selenium
3 7 (9.21%) SoapUI
3 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
4 6 (7.89%) Ant
4 6 (7.89%) Gradle
4 6 (7.89%) Hudson
4 6 (7.89%) JIRA
4 6 (7.89%) jMock
4 6 (7.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.32%) LSMW
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (22.37%) Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Analyst
2 14 (18.42%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 11 (14.47%) Service Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) PMO Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Banking Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Head of PMO
8 3 (3.95%) PMO Lead
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 8 (10.53%) Spring
3 7 (9.21%) Ajax
3 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.21%) REST
4 6 (7.89%) Java EE
4 6 (7.89%) JMS
4 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.95%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) CSS
6 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (1.32%) CSS3
7 1 (1.32%) Django
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) JSON
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (9.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.95%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) Copywriting
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.32%) Economics
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) MVS
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (14.47%) Project Management
4 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.53%) BDD
5 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.53%) Change Management
5 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.53%) TDD
6 7 (9.21%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) Functional Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Integration Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
6 7 (9.21%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (7.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) Java
2 12 (15.79%) SQL
3 6 (7.89%) Groovy
4 4 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) C
5 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) R
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) VB6
7 1 (1.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
1 7 (9.21%) ISEB
1 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.95%) CIPD
2 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.32%) APMP
3 1 (1.32%) IIBA
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Packer
2 1 (1.32%) Grafana
2 1 (1.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Atlassian
2 6 (7.89%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.32%) Civica
4 1 (1.32%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.32%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Teradata