The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 38.10% - 11.11%
As % of the General category 88.89% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%
Finance
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

General Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 42.86% 4.76% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate £425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Sussex region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
3 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 3 (20.00%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (20.00%) People Management
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (20.00%) Process Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 2 (13.33%) SAS
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) JSF
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
1 3 (20.00%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Support
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 2 (13.33%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Struts
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) JSF
1 1 (6.67%) jBPM
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) GWT
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (6.67%) Struts2
1 1 (6.67%) RichFaces
1 1 (6.67%) OSGi
1 1 (6.67%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) People Management
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR