Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 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
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 106 76 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.75% 14.15% 21.01%
As % of the General category 67.52% 55.88% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 51 88
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £261
90th Percentile £625 £638 £638
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.73 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +11.25% +17.65%

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 157 136 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.80% 25.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 83 124
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% +13.08%
10th Percentile £242 £215 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £584
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £55.00 £12.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +348.98% +11.36% -66.15%
10th Percentile £39.50 £10.78 £10.35
90th Percentile £61.50 £13.53 £13.15
South East median hourly rate £35.61 £32.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.41% +61.25% -15.79%

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019. 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 +7 74 £475 +15.15% 25
Hove -4 14 £525 +16.67% 4
Lewes -1 2 £375 -6.25%
Hastings - 2 £513 - 1
Eastbourne -1 1 - - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.92%) SAP
3 15 (14.15%) Windows
3 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
5 12 (11.32%) .NET
5 12 (11.32%) React
6 11 (10.38%) C#
6 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.43%) Project Management
7 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.43%) Java
8 9 (8.49%) SQL
8 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
8 9 (8.49%) Scrum
8 9 (8.49%) User Experience
9 8 (7.55%) Office 365
9 8 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (7.55%) XML
9 8 (7.55%) HTML
9 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.55%) SAP FI
9 8 (7.55%) Data Protection
9 8 (7.55%) SAP CO
10 7 (6.60%) Marketing
10 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (6.60%) CISSP
10 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
10 7 (6.60%) ERP
10 7 (6.60%) Eclipse

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 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Sketch
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.83%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.89%) InVision
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) SAP CO
1 8 (7.55%) SAP FI
1 8 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (4.72%) SAP FI-CA
2 5 (4.72%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (3.77%) NetSuite
3 4 (3.77%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.94%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.94%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Office 365
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.72%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (4.72%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) Firewall
2 5 (4.72%) Skype
3 1 (0.94%) LAN
3 1 (0.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (1.89%) DB2
2 2 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) Power BI
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (0.94%) Spatial Data
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.66%) Selenium
3 5 (4.72%) JUnit
3 5 (4.72%) SpecFlow
3 5 (4.72%) Subversion
4 4 (3.77%) PVCS
5 3 (2.83%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.89%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) NUnit
6 2 (1.89%) TestNG
6 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.60%) Marketing
2 6 (5.66%) Electronics
2 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.72%) Billing
4 2 (1.89%) Publishing
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Analyst
2 21 (19.81%) Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Consultant
4 11 (10.38%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (7.55%) Designer
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support
6 8 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.60%) IT Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Security Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) UX Designer
8 6 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) IT Security Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior IT Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) .NET
1 12 (11.32%) React
2 8 (7.55%) HTML
2 8 (7.55%) XML
3 7 (6.60%) CSS
4 6 (5.66%) CSS3
4 6 (5.66%) HTML5
4 6 (5.66%) jQuery
4 6 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.72%) J2EE
5 5 (4.72%) JDBC
5 5 (4.72%) LDAP
5 5 (4.72%) Spring
6 4 (3.77%) JSON
6 4 (3.77%) Node.js
7 3 (2.83%) RESTful
8 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.94%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) User Experience
2 6 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.72%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.77%) PMI
4 4 (3.77%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.77%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
4 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.43%) Project Management
5 9 (8.49%) Scrum
6 8 (7.55%) Data Protection
7 7 (6.60%) ERP
7 7 (6.60%) MVC
7 7 (6.60%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 7 (6.60%) SIEM
7 7 (6.60%) Workshop Facilitation
8 6 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.66%) ETL
8 6 (5.66%) Information Security
8 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.66%) Programme Management
8 6 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) C#
1 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.43%) Java
3 9 (8.49%) SQL
4 5 (4.72%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.89%) C++
6 2 (1.89%) VB
6 2 (1.89%) VB6
6 2 (1.89%) VC++
7 1 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.94%) ES6
7 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.94%) Python
7 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) CISSP
2 6 (5.66%) CEH
2 6 (5.66%) CISA
2 6 (5.66%) CISM
2 6 (5.66%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.66%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.72%) ISEB
3 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.83%) Degree
5 2 (1.89%) PMP
6 1 (0.94%) MCP
6 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) IFRS
3 1 (0.94%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) SAP
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.72%) IBM
4 4 (3.77%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.83%) Adobe
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle
6 2 (1.89%) VMware
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau