Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.55% 3.04% 3.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% 27.12% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 18
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £344 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.00% +10.81% -8.15%
10th Percentile £328 £213 £207
90th Percentile £594 £380 £383
South East median daily rate £400 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +95.12%

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 60 59 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.93% 11.20% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 61
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.45% -1.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £123 £205 £275
90th Percentile £575 £560 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £175.00 £13.00 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1246.15% -38.52% +34.42%
10th Percentile £162.50 £13.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £187.50 £13.00 £36.34
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Hove +6 12 £525 -8.70% 1
Brighton +14 11 £425 +61.90% 15
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (28.00%) Struts
3 7 (28.00%) J2EE
3 7 (28.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) RAD
3 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (28.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (28.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (28.00%) Dependency Management
3 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) REST
5 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.00%) JSON
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (12.00%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript

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 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) SAS
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Designer
4 2 (8.00%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (28.00%) J2EE
2 7 (28.00%) Struts
3 5 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) OLE
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
7 1 (4.00%) COM+
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (28.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (28.00%) Dependency Management
2 7 (28.00%) RAD
2 7 (28.00%) Release Management
2 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Insight
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (12.00%) Psychology
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Cognos
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) Kenshoo
2 2 (8.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Zerto