Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 104 108 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.37% 20.07% 13.47%
As % of the General category 69.80% 67.92% 62.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 84 57
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £310 £283 £264
90th Percentile £636 £623 £545
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £22.59
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +22.37% +5.56% -20.58%

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 149 159 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 26.33% 29.55% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 117 79
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.26% -12.38%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £245
90th Percentile £625 £575 £505
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £26.00 £22.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.46% +15.10% +44.37%
10th Percentile £41.25 £18.55 £21.04
90th Percentile £43.75 £35.45 £23.54
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £21.88
% change year-on-year +55.00% -8.57% +9.38%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +2 64 £406 -4.41% 34
Hove 0 25 £563 +32.35% 13
Lewes +3 3 £400 -
Hastings -2 1 - -
Eastbourne - 1 £463 - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.23%) Scrum
3 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.42%) Project Management
4 15 (14.42%) Banking
4 15 (14.42%) Data Quality
5 14 (13.46%) Data Management
5 14 (13.46%) SQL
6 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (11.54%) Marketing
7 12 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (10.58%) Coaching
8 11 (10.58%) Front End Development
8 11 (10.58%) Fintech
8 11 (10.58%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (10.58%) SAP
9 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
9 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
9 10 (9.62%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.62%) SDLC
9 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (8.65%) Microservices
10 9 (8.65%) TDD
10 9 (8.65%) Electronics
10 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
11 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (7.69%) SAS
11 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 8 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.96%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.88%) QlikView
3 3 (2.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (1.92%) Big Data
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.96%) DB2
5 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.96%) Spark SQL
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.81%) Toad
3 4 (3.85%) Jasmine
3 4 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (3.85%) Mocha
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) MSTest
4 2 (1.92%) NUnit
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (14.42%) Banking
2 12 (11.54%) Marketing
3 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.65%) Electronics
4 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Analyst
2 17 (16.35%) Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.58%) Data Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Scrum Master
8 6 (5.77%) Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (3.85%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 4 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Designer
11 3 (2.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) AngularJS
2 7 (6.73%) CSS
2 7 (6.73%) HTML
2 7 (6.73%) React
3 5 (4.81%) Node.js
3 5 (4.81%) Spring
4 4 (3.85%) Redux
5 2 (1.92%) .NET
5 2 (1.92%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.92%) Ninject
5 2 (1.92%) SailPoint
5 2 (1.92%) Spring.NET
5 2 (1.92%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (1.92%) WPF
6 1 (0.96%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.58%) Fintech
3 5 (4.81%) NHS
3 5 (4.81%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) User Experience
5 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Social Network
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.96%) PMI
7 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.23%) Scrum
3 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.42%) Project Management
5 14 (13.46%) Data Management
6 11 (10.58%) Coaching
6 11 (10.58%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (10.58%) Front End Development
7 10 (9.62%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
7 10 (9.62%) SDLC
8 9 (8.65%) Microservices
8 9 (8.65%) TDD
9 8 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (6.73%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (6.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.46%) SQL
2 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (1.92%) C#
4 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Python
4 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.96%) C
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby
5 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) ISEB
2 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.92%) CCA
3 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.92%) PMP
4 1 (0.96%) ACCA
4 1 (0.96%) CIMA
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.96%) IIBA
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.77%) PMO
2 6 (5.77%) QA
3 3 (2.88%) GDPR
4 2 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Ansible
1 1 (0.96%) Oozie
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) SAP
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle
2 5 (4.81%) Teradata
3 4 (3.85%) Tableau
4 2 (1.92%) Facebook
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.92%) Twitter
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe
5 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.96%) webMethods