Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Financial
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 78 113 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.50% 20.96% 13.33%
As % of the General category 56.52% 68.90% 60.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 93 55
East Sussex median daily rate £481 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +11.80% +0.63%
10th Percentile £280 £260 £275
90th Percentile £650 £648 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £19.34
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +29.17% +5.88% -24.99%

Finance is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 164 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.65% 30.43% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 127 79
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £413 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.87% -11.00%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £250
90th Percentile £634 £608 £505
South East median daily rate £435 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.00 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.55% +52.77%
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year +55.00% -10.51% +11.75%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in East Sussex over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
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 Finance 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 -4 39 £450 +5.88% 21
Hove +1 21 £588 +38.24% 5
Lewes - 5 £400 -
Hastings 0 1 - -
Eastbourne - 1 £463 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.51%) SDLC
4 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (14.10%) Scrum
6 11 (14.10%) Project Management
7 10 (12.82%) SAP
7 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
7 10 (12.82%) Coaching
7 10 (12.82%) Degree
8 8 (10.26%) Marketing
8 8 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.97%) Banking
9 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
9 7 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
10 6 (7.69%) Electronics
10 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.41%) ITIL
11 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (6.41%) Oracle
11 5 (6.41%) SQL
11 5 (6.41%) ISEB
11 5 (6.41%) Service Management

Finance
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 3 (3.85%) Appian
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.28%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.28%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.28%) Spark SQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.26%) Marketing
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
2 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Electronics
3 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) Senior Manager
3 14 (17.95%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Developer
6 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Coach
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.56%) CSS
1 2 (2.56%) HTML
1 2 (2.56%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.13%) NHS
3 3 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.51%) SDLC
4 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 11 (14.10%) Project Management
6 11 (14.10%) Scrum
7 10 (12.82%) Coaching
7 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
8 8 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.41%) ITIL
11 5 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (6.41%) Service Management
11 5 (6.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) Java
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) ISEB
3 3 (3.85%) IIBA
3 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.28%) ACCA
5 1 (1.28%) CCA
5 1 (1.28%) CIMA
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.13%) PMO
2 4 (5.13%) QA
3 3 (3.85%) GDPR
4 2 (2.56%) SLA
5 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) SAP
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.28%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Percussion
6 1 (1.28%) Tableau
6 1 (1.28%) webMethods