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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 19 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.38% 5.82% 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 52.38% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Median daily rate £381 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.27% +63.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £570 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £385 £375
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -31.40% +25.58%  

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 14 21 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 10.22% 11.11% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 19
Median daily rate £350 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -12.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree in Brighton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Brighton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Moodle
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 2 (16.67%) SCORM
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) JMeter
6 1 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising

Degree
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Moodle
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CppUnit
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Instructional Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
3 2 (16.67%) SCORM
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
4 1 (8.33%) EAI
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Coverity
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Veracode