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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 26.67% 21.21% -
As % of the General category 66.67% 77.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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
12 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 40.00% 27.27% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate £500 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft