Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 68 101 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.63% 20.87% 15.33%
As % of the General category 53.97% 68.24% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 80 62
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.46% -11.74%
10th Percentile £306 £258 £275
90th Percentile £572 £639 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £24.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.95% +52.81% -29.92%

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 126 148 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.25% 30.58% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 113 80
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £403 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +13.06% -12.10%
10th Percentile £229 £213 £253
90th Percentile £570 £568 £525
South East median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -40.54% +19.35%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.35 £15.55
90th Percentile £34.75 £13.15 £43.85
South East median hourly rate £32.25 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +44.94% -11.00% +19.05%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -6 29 £375 -11.76% 16
Hove +1 24 £400 -2.74% 5
Lewes - 4 £400 -
Eastbourne -6 1 £463 +32.14%
Hastings - 1 £335 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 12 (17.65%) Process Improvement
2 12 (17.65%) SDLC
3 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.71%) Scrum
4 10 (14.71%) Project Management
4 10 (14.71%) Degree
5 9 (13.24%) Coaching
5 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.29%) Asset Management
7 7 (10.29%) Banking
7 7 (10.29%) SQL
7 7 (10.29%) SAP
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 6 (8.82%) Web Services
8 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (7.35%) Use Case
9 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Analytics
9 5 (7.35%) User Stories
9 5 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (7.35%) Retail
9 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (7.35%) SQL Server

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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.47%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Lucidchart
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
1 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.47%) OLAP
5 1 (1.47%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Redis
5 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.29%) Banking
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Electronics
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 14 (20.59%) Analyst
2 14 (20.59%) Senior Manager
2 14 (20.59%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Scrum Master
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 2 (2.94%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) SAS Developer
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.94%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (1.47%) Ajax
4 1 (1.47%) COM+
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.47%) Velocity
4 1 (1.47%) WCF
4 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Solaris
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.65%) Process Improvement
2 12 (17.65%) SDLC
2 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.71%) Project Management
4 10 (14.71%) Scrum
5 9 (13.24%) Coaching
6 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.29%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.35%) Analytics
9 5 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Use Case
9 5 (7.35%) User Stories
10 4 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) C#
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) ISEB
3 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.41%) IIBA
4 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.94%) PMP
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) PMO
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) GDPR
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.47%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) SAP
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.47%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.47%) Percussion
6 1 (1.47%) Splunk
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) Talend
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods
6 1 (1.47%) Zerto