The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information 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 Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £365 £225
% change year-on-year
-38.35% +62.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-15.14% -11.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.37% 28.91% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 50 27
Average daily rate £375 £288 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.24 £11.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £27.00 £23.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Freedom of Information
Top 17 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Freedom of Information 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 Freedom of Information.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Balanced Scorecard
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Freedom of Information 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 Freedom of Information. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Balanced Scorecard
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA