Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 114 71 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.99% 13.50% 19.37%
As % of the General category 71.25% 60.68% 52.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 58 121
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% -
10th Percentile £263 £265 £289
90th Percentile £625 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.38% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - £22.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.74% -
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £23.68 £22.83
% change year-on-year -12.37% +3.72% +34.29%

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 160 117 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 29.47% 22.24% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 81 198
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% +5.33%
10th Percentile £255 £201 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £22.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% +45.74% -52.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £21.04 £10.61
90th Percentile £33.40 £23.54 £40.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +28.57%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +14 68 £419 +1.39%
Hove -1 25 £513 +43.96%
Hastings - 3 £345 -
Lewes -1 1 - -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) Project Management
3 23 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (18.42%) SQL
5 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
5 11 (9.65%) CSS
5 11 (9.65%) Data Analysis
6 10 (8.77%) Banking
6 10 (8.77%) Web Development
6 10 (8.77%) HTML
6 10 (8.77%) Scrum
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
7 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.89%) REST
7 9 (7.89%) GDPR
7 9 (7.89%) PMO
8 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
8 8 (7.02%) ETL
9 7 (6.14%) SOAP
9 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
10 6 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.26%) User Experience
10 6 (5.26%) Web Services
10 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.26%) CRM

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 5 (4.39%) SAS
2 4 (3.51%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.75%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (2.63%) Office 365
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) Boomi
3 2 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) npm
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DOCSIS
1 1 (0.88%) GPON
1 1 (0.88%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.51%) MySQL
5 3 (2.63%) OLAP
5 3 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (2.63%) Power BI
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.75%) DataStage
6 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.75%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.75%) MS Access
6 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.63%) Bitbucket
2 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.63%) JIRA
2 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.63%) Subversion
3 2 (1.75%) Ant
3 2 (1.75%) Checkstyle
3 2 (1.75%) Cobertura
3 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.75%) FindBugs
3 2 (1.75%) Gradle
3 2 (1.75%) JUnit
3 2 (1.75%) Maven
3 2 (1.75%) Mockito
3 2 (1.75%) TestNG
4 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.77%) Banking
2 6 (5.26%) Legal
2 6 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.26%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 2 (1.75%) Electronics
6 2 (1.75%) Law
6 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 19 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 16 (14.04%) Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Designer
9 4 (3.51%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.51%) UI Designer
9 4 (3.51%) UI/UX Designer
9 4 (3.51%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) CSS
2 10 (8.77%) HTML
3 9 (7.89%) REST
4 7 (6.14%) SOAP
5 6 (5.26%) MDX
5 6 (5.26%) Web Services
6 4 (3.51%) CSS3
6 4 (3.51%) Sass
7 2 (1.75%) HTML5
7 2 (1.75%) jQuery
7 2 (1.75%) Laravel
7 2 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.75%) Spring
7 2 (1.75%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.75%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (1.75%) Spring Integration
7 2 (1.75%) Spring Security
7 2 (1.75%) Symfony
7 2 (1.75%) Visualforce
7 2 (1.75%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) User Experience
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) Project Management
3 23 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.65%) Data Analysis
5 10 (8.77%) Scrum
5 10 (8.77%) Web Development
6 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.89%) Migration
6 9 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.02%) ETL
7 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.26%) CRM
8 6 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.26%) Web Design
9 5 (4.39%) Analytics
9 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.39%) Java
4 5 (4.39%) Python
5 4 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.75%) C#
6 2 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (1.75%) R
6 2 (1.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Scala
7 1 (0.88%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.75%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.88%) CCA
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) GDPR
1 9 (7.89%) PMO
2 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.51%) MiFID
3 4 (3.51%) QA
4 3 (2.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.75%) Varnish
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Consul
1 4 (3.51%) Terraform
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
3 2 (1.75%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) SAP
4 3 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.75%) Birst
5 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.75%) Dell
5 2 (1.75%) HP
5 2 (1.75%) Informatica
5 2 (1.75%) Percussion
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.75%) Zend
6 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.88%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) New Relic
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) Sage
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter