The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree 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 Qualifications for the West 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
Degree
Rank 15 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.42% 3.73% 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.47% 20.00% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 12
Average daily rate £425 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £43.50 £30.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.62% -26.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £22.10 £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £38.90 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.44% -12.16%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
106 85 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.12% 18.64% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 44 36
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
Degree
South East

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +15 12 £450 +38.46% 18
East Grinstead -1 5 £475 - 1
Horsham -3 1 £388 - 3
Worthing - 1 - - 1
Gatwick - 1 - - 1
Haywards Heath - - - - 3
Chichester - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
2 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
5 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
5 7 (19.44%) QA
6 6 (16.67%) Test Management
6 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 6 (16.67%) Business Development
6 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (16.67%) Legal
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) PMP
6 6 (16.67%) VoIP
6 6 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) SWOT Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Test Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) ICT Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Test Leader
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Real Time Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
1 5 (13.89%) WCF
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
1 5 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 5 (13.89%) REST
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) AppFabric
3 1 (2.78%) LINQ
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Robotics
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Business Development
4 6 (16.67%) Test Management
5 5 (13.89%) SWOT Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Use Case
5 5 (13.89%) Change Control
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) QMS
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VC++
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
2 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
4 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft