The first table below looks at the demand for RDF skills 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 RDF over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 35 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RDF 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.67% - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £225 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £323 £450
% change year-on-year
+55.19% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 153 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 68.33% 73.91% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 87 111
Average daily rate £350 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 8
Average hourly rate £20.02 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
RDF
South East

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDF across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

RDF
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

RDF Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

RDF
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 RDF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 2 £225 -
RDF
South East

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing RDF 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 RDF.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) SEO
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) VB6
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing RDF 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 RDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) MI Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Project Office Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) COM+
4 1 (7.69%) DCOM
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) SEO
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft