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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 53 44 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.86% 16.30% 22.28%
As % of the General category 59.55% 57.89% 61.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 54
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
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
89 76 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.60% 28.15% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 82
Average daily rate £375 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.36 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.26% -46.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -6 37 £375 +3.44% 8
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 £400 -
Lewes - 1 £288 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.86%) Project Management
3 17 (19.32%) Banking
4 14 (15.91%) Scrum
4 14 (15.91%) Business Analysis
5 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.64%) Data Management
7 11 (12.50%) Retail
8 10 (11.36%) SQL
9 9 (10.23%) PRINCE
9 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.09%) Data Quality
10 8 (9.09%) C#
10 8 (9.09%) .NET
11 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.95%) Informatica
11 7 (7.95%) Selenium
12 6 (6.82%) WCF
12 6 (6.82%) Resource Management
12 6 (6.82%) QlikView
12 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
12 6 (6.82%) VB
12 6 (6.82%) Change Management
12 6 (6.82%) TDD
13 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.68%) VMware
13 5 (5.68%) MVC
13 5 (5.68%) HTML
13 5 (5.68%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.41%) SAS
1 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Office
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.14%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.82%) QlikView
2 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Selenium
2 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.41%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.27%) NUnit
4 2 (2.27%) Moq
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium IDE
General
1 17 (19.32%) Banking
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Billing
4 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Business Analyst
4 16 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.36%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Tester
8 3 (3.41%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) DBA
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Agile Coach
9 2 (2.27%) Project Assurance Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Principal Architect
9 2 (2.27%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) WCF
3 5 (5.68%) HTML
4 4 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.41%) Spring
6 2 (2.27%) Web Services
6 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.14%) CSS
7 1 (1.14%) SOAP
7 1 (1.14%) Flash
7 1 (1.14%) WinForms
7 1 (1.14%) REST
7 1 (1.14%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.14%) WPF
7 1 (1.14%) jQuery
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.14%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.14%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.86%) Project Management
3 14 (15.91%) Scrum
3 14 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.64%) Data Management
6 9 (10.23%) PRINCE
6 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.82%) Change Management
8 6 (6.82%) TDD
8 6 (6.82%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.68%) Time Management
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (5.68%) Line Management
9 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) MVC
10 4 (4.55%) ETL
10 4 (4.55%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) SQL
2 8 (9.09%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) VB
4 4 (4.55%) Java
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.41%) VB6
6 2 (2.27%) VBScript
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
7 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) VCDX
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Informatica
2 5 (5.68%) VMware
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Apple
5 2 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.14%) Teradata
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) EMC
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
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