Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.11% 3.36% 5.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.48% 32.65% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 12
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £210 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +102.38% -40.00% +23.89%
10th Percentile £361 £138 £293
90th Percentile £525 £394 £498
South East median daily rate £440 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +65.38% -42.22% +38.46%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 49 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.05% 10.29% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 38
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +5.26% -14.19%
10th Percentile £165 £194 £275
90th Percentile £576 £494 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £13.00
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year +31.76% -35.11% +45.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +12 16 £425 +193.10% 14
Hove +3 12 £463 -2.63%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (23.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (23.33%) Google
7 7 (23.33%) JIRA
7 7 (23.33%) ETL
7 7 (23.33%) VMS
7 7 (23.33%) GCP
7 7 (23.33%) Python
7 7 (23.33%) C
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (23.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (23.33%) LAPP Stack
7 7 (23.33%) icCube
7 7 (23.33%) Go

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (16.67%) GitHub
4 2 (6.67%) Lucidchart
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (23.33%) Big Data
2 7 (23.33%) HBase
2 7 (23.33%) icCube
2 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) CMS Developer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Analytics Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience Researcher
4 2 (6.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) CSS
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
1 7 (23.33%) Kafka
1 7 (23.33%) LAPP Stack
1 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) COM+
4 1 (3.33%) QML
4 1 (3.33%) Qt
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) VMS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
3 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (23.33%) Coaching
4 7 (23.33%) ETL
4 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) Go
5 7 (23.33%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) IIBA
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) GCP
2 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Apache Flume
1 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.33%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Google
1 7 (23.33%) Vertica
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Zerto