Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 109 67 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 21.17% 14.11% 14.91%
As % of the General category 68.99% 55.83% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 73
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.15% +10.13%
10th Percentile £295 £280 £295
90th Percentile £620 £603 £524
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £22.59 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +61.36% -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +29.41%

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 158 120 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 30.68% 25.26% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 91 135
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.38% -11.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £252
90th Percentile £603 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £16.42 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.22% +5.90% -42.68%
10th Percentile £14.75 £11.33 £10.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £23.25 £40.75
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.82% +2.00% +28.21%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +13 61 £425 +4.55% 12
Hove -1 20 £425 +19.38% 6
Hastings - 3 £345 - 2
Lewes -1 1 - -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 20 (18.35%) Project Management
2 20 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.09%) Scrum
4 11 (10.09%) Programme Management
5 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
6 9 (8.26%) Oracle
6 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.26%) PMO
7 8 (7.34%) GDPR
7 8 (7.34%) Banking
7 8 (7.34%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.34%) Marketing
7 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.34%) Web Services
7 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
8 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.42%) CMS
8 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.42%) ETL
9 6 (5.50%) CRM
9 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (5.50%) SAP
9 6 (5.50%) .NET
9 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.50%) Java
9 6 (5.50%) MDX

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 7 (6.42%) CMS
2 5 (4.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.67%) SAS
4 3 (2.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.92%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.92%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Boomi
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) IaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) npm
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) PaaS
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) DOCSIS
1 1 (0.92%) GPON
1 1 (0.92%) SAN
1 1 (0.92%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.75%) OLAP
3 3 (2.75%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (2.75%) Power BI
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.83%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.83%) MySQL
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.92%) DataStage
5 1 (0.92%) MS Access
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.92%) Ant
3 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.92%) Grunt
3 1 (0.92%) gulp
3 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.92%) Mocha
3 1 (0.92%) PostCSS
3 1 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) webpack
General
1 8 (7.34%) Banking
1 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
1 8 (7.34%) Marketing
2 5 (4.59%) Retail
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.67%) Electronics
3 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Analyst
2 24 (22.02%) Project Manager
3 18 (16.51%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Senior Manager
5 8 (7.34%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (7.34%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Finance Business Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Financial Business Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Scrum Master
7 5 (4.59%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (3.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Developer
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) Web Services
2 6 (5.50%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) MDX
2 6 (5.50%) REST
3 5 (4.59%) HTML
4 4 (3.67%) CSS
4 4 (3.67%) CSS3
4 4 (3.67%) SOAP
5 2 (1.83%) HTML5
5 2 (1.83%) J2EE
5 2 (1.83%) jQuery
5 2 (1.83%) Laravel
5 2 (1.83%) Sass
5 2 (1.83%) Symfony
5 2 (1.83%) Velocity
6 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.92%) Kafka
6 1 (0.92%) LESS
6 1 (0.92%) React
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) Project Management
1 20 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.09%) Programme Management
3 11 (10.09%) Scrum
4 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.34%) Data Analysis
5 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
6 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.42%) ETL
6 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.50%) CRM
7 6 (5.50%) Data Management
7 6 (5.50%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.59%) Analytics
8 5 (4.59%) Migration
8 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.59%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.67%) Line Management
9 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) Java
2 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.75%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) VBA
6 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.92%) C#
6 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) ISEB
2 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.92%) MCSA
3 1 (0.92%) MCSE
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.92%) PhD
3 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) PMO
2 8 (7.34%) GDPR
3 5 (4.59%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.67%) MiFID
5 3 (2.75%) QA
5 3 (2.75%) SLA
6 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 6 (5.50%) SAP
4 5 (4.59%) New Relic
4 5 (4.59%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.75%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.83%) Birst
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Percussion
6 2 (1.83%) Zend
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix
7 1 (0.92%) Dell
7 1 (0.92%) EMC
7 1 (0.92%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.92%) Sage
7 1 (0.92%) Tableau
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
7 1 (0.92%) VMware