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 3 months to 28 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 24 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.84% 5.90% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 43.59% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.73%  
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 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.44%  

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 East Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 39 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 6.25% 13.54% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 30
Median daily rate £365 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £551 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £175.00 - £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove -3 5 - -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Tableau
5 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) VBA
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) MS Access
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Cognos
5 4 (26.67%) SAS
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (26.67%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
7 2 (13.33%) User Experience
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics

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 4 (26.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MS Access
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Information Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Data Ingestion
2 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Insight
4 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Process Management
4 2 (13.33%) Psychology
4 2 (13.33%) Usability Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) VBA
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cognos
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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