Period
to 14 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 156 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.53% 21.89% 13.27%
As % of the General category 77.23% 68.60% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 96 58
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £265
90th Percentile £593 £631 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £22.59
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -7.29% +1.05% +5.56%

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 202 172 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 30.47% 31.91% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 122 86
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +20.31% -11.69%
10th Percentile £311 £248 £196
90th Percentile £588 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £26.00 £16.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.46% +58.39% +5.90%
10th Percentile £20.19 £14.38 £11.33
90th Percentile £44.10 £39.25 £23.25
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.47% -19.00% +11.11%

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 December 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 December 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 -1 101 £388 -4.62% 23
Hove +1 25 £500 -5.88% 11
Hastings +2 9 £525 +52.17%
Lewes 0 2 £400 -
Eastbourne - 1 £453 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.38%) SQL
3 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.10%) Scrum
3 22 (14.10%) Data Quality
3 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (13.46%) AngularJS
5 20 (12.82%) Fintech
5 20 (12.82%) Banking
6 19 (12.18%) Data Management
6 19 (12.18%) Windows
7 18 (11.54%) VMware
8 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
9 16 (10.26%) Citrix
9 16 (10.26%) Java
9 16 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (10.26%) TDD
9 16 (10.26%) Marketing
10 15 (9.62%) Front End Development
10 15 (9.62%) Microservices
10 15 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.97%) Windows Server
11 14 (8.97%) Project Management
11 14 (8.97%) HTML
11 14 (8.97%) CSS
11 14 (8.97%) SAS
12 12 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (7.69%) React

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 14 (8.97%) SAS
2 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.28%) Confluence
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) Unified Communications
2 6 (3.85%) SAN
3 5 (3.21%) Firewall
4 2 (1.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.64%) DHCP
5 1 (0.64%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) QlikView
2 7 (4.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.28%) Big Data
5 2 (1.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.64%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.64%) DB2
6 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.64%) Spark SQL
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.85%) Toad
3 5 (3.21%) Selenium
4 4 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (2.56%) Mocha
5 3 (1.92%) MSTest
5 3 (1.92%) NUnit
6 2 (1.28%) JIRA
6 2 (1.28%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (12.82%) Banking
2 16 (10.26%) Marketing
3 10 (6.41%) Electronics
3 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.21%) Automotive
5 3 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (23.72%) Developer
2 35 (22.44%) Analyst
3 15 (9.62%) Data Analyst
4 14 (8.97%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Architect
7 11 (7.05%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 9 (5.77%) Scrum Master
10 8 (5.13%) Active Directory Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (5.13%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Angular Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Consultant
12 6 (3.85%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.46%) AngularJS
2 14 (8.97%) CSS
2 14 (8.97%) HTML
3 12 (7.69%) React
4 11 (7.05%) Spring
5 8 (5.13%) .NET
6 7 (4.49%) Node.js
7 4 (2.56%) Angular 2
7 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.56%) Redux
8 3 (1.92%) JSON
8 3 (1.92%) Ninject
8 3 (1.92%) Spring.NET
8 3 (1.92%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (1.92%) WPF
9 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.28%) HTML5
9 2 (1.28%) LESS
9 2 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.82%) Fintech
3 9 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.85%) Reference Data
5 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) NHS
6 4 (2.56%) User Experience
7 3 (1.92%) PMI
7 3 (1.92%) Social Network
8 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.28%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.28%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.28%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.18%) Windows
2 14 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.13%) Unix
4 6 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.21%) Linux
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.10%) Scrum
3 19 (12.18%) Data Management
4 16 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (10.26%) TDD
5 15 (9.62%) Front End Development
5 15 (9.62%) Microservices
5 15 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (8.97%) Project Management
7 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (7.05%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.05%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.05%) SDLC
9 10 (6.41%) ETL
10 9 (5.77%) Analytics
10 9 (5.77%) Coaching
10 9 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.38%) SQL
2 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.26%) Java
4 9 (5.77%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.13%) C#
6 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) C
7 1 (0.64%) Ruby
7 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.64%) ACCA
5 1 (0.64%) CCA
5 1 (0.64%) CIMA
5 1 (0.64%) CISSP
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) IIBA
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.10%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.13%) QA
3 5 (3.21%) PMO
4 2 (1.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.77%) XenDesktop
3 8 (5.13%) XenApp
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) SCCM
2 8 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Oozie
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (11.54%) VMware
2 16 (10.26%) Citrix
3 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.05%) SAP
4 8 (5.13%) McAfee
4 8 (5.13%) Tableau
5 6 (3.85%) Teradata
6 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.92%) Facebook
7 3 (1.92%) HP
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle
7 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.92%) Twitter
8 2 (1.28%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.28%) EMC
8 2 (1.28%) Zerto
9 1 (0.64%) Adobe
9 1 (0.64%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.64%) Dell
9 1 (0.64%) MicroStrategy