The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Academic Degree
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 32
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 3.74% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category - 70.00% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +4.41%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Brighton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8 10 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 4.26% 5.35% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 24
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Brighton

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Brighton

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) EAI
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (16.67%) EAI
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Psychology
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com