Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 42 29
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13 +24
Contract jobs citing Degree 29 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.39% 2.97% 5.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.85% 41.03% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 15
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% +21.74%
10th Percentile £362 £270 £295
90th Percentile £525 £394 £535
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +46.55% -23.68% -2.56%

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 71 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.20% 7.24% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 36
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -0.07% -2.71%
10th Percentile £214 £124 £269
90th Percentile £593 £460 £568
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.39% +0.81% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £175.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1246.15% -40.43%
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year +70.37% -17.35% +1.58%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +13 16 £392 +1.23% 11
Hove +5 10 £488 +41.82% 3
Hastings - 1 - -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Analytics
3 11 (37.93%) Big Data
3 11 (37.93%) Apache Flume
3 11 (37.93%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
4 10 (34.48%) C
4 10 (34.48%) ETL
4 10 (34.48%) VMS
4 10 (34.48%) GCP
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (34.48%) Google
4 10 (34.48%) JIRA
4 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
4 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (34.48%) Vertica
4 10 (34.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (34.48%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (34.48%) HBase
4 10 (34.48%) OpenStack
4 10 (34.48%) Go
4 10 (34.48%) Kafka

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 10 (34.48%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Appian
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (34.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.34%) GitHub
3 2 (6.90%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) DWDM
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) MPLS
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Big Data
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (34.48%) HBase
2 10 (34.48%) icCube
2 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (3.45%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Analytics Manager
4 2 (6.90%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Kafka
1 10 (34.48%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (34.48%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Ajax
4 2 (6.90%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) React
5 1 (3.45%) Sass
5 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) VMS
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (41.38%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (34.48%) ETL
4 7 (24.14%) Coaching
5 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Web Development
6 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (10.34%) Open Source
8 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 3 (10.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) C
4 10 (34.48%) Go
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) IIBA
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) GCP
2 5 (17.24%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Apache Flume
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Google
1 10 (34.48%) Vertica
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.45%) Capita
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau