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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 21.21% - 14.71%
As % of the General category 77.78% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£420 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 - £560
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
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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 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 27.27% 10.34% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate £400 - £419
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 - £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) ERwin
4 1 (12.50%) BPR
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Manager
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Support
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) JSF
1 1 (12.50%) jBPM
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) GWT
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (12.50%) Struts2
1 1 (12.50%) RichFaces
1 1 (12.50%) OSGi
1 1 (12.50%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
1 3 (37.50%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) BPMN
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Google