Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 23 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.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 54
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.38% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.27% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
East Sussex median daily rate - £160 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -61.90% -16.00%
South East median daily rate - £280 £420
% change year-on-year - -33.33% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £21.15
South East median hourly rate - - £16.50

Freedom of Information is in the Generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 147 158 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 26.58% 29.92% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 118 126
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.07% -12.44% +33.33%
10th Percentile £263 £201 £183
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.72 £22.59 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.71% +30.96% -1.15%
10th Percentile £11.17 £17.95 £14.83
90th Percentile £28.80 £36.50 £21.05
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.72 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.67% +21.62% +20.67%

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Freedom of Information as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in East Sussex

Freedom of Information
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Freedom of Information in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Freedom of Information in East Sussex

Freedom of Information
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Freedom of Information in East Sussex