Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Problem-Solving
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 59 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.58% 3.71% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.35% 4.54% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 15
East Sussex median daily rate £455 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +30.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £138
90th Percentile £650 £563 £433
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £25.00
South East median hourly rate £39.50 £29.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +36.21% +75.76% -12.00%

Problem-Solving is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 520 441 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.42% 81.82% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 302 221
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £388 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +8.85% +1.71%
10th Percentile £294 £276 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 15
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -37.21% -34.45%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.28 £11.10
90th Percentile £66.64 £45.00 £44.05
South East median hourly rate £26.58 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.64% +6.76% -25.00%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in East Sussex over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
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 Problem-Solving within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 February 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 +9 39 £475 +11.76% 12
Hove +8 15 £425 -19.05% 3
Eastbourne - 2 £455 - 1
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Problem-Solving.

1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
3 26 (44.07%) Scrum
4 24 (40.68%) Open Source
5 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (35.59%) Java
6 20 (33.90%) Relational Database
7 19 (32.20%) Web Development
8 18 (30.51%) HTML
8 18 (30.51%) CSS
8 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (28.81%) MVC
10 16 (27.12%) SQL
10 16 (27.12%) RESTful
11 15 (25.42%) Confluence
11 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
11 15 (25.42%) .NET
11 15 (25.42%) JIRA
11 15 (25.42%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (23.73%) Spring
12 14 (23.73%) Finance
12 14 (23.73%) C#
12 14 (23.73%) Linux
12 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (23.73%) HTML5
13 13 (22.03%) Scala
13 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
13 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (22.03%) Ajax

Problem-Solving
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 15 (25.42%) Confluence
2 8 (13.56%) SAS
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (3.39%) Luigi
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Documentum
5 1 (1.69%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.69%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) MQTT
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.86%) QlikView
2 7 (11.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (6.78%) Big Data
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.39%) Azkaban
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (1.69%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
1 15 (25.42%) JIRA
2 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.34%) Subversion
4 11 (18.64%) JUnit
5 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.39%) Grunt
7 2 (3.39%) gulp
7 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.39%) Mocha
7 2 (3.39%) PostCSS
8 1 (1.69%) Appium
8 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Gradle
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) C# Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Scala Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) CSS
1 18 (30.51%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) RESTful
3 15 (25.42%) .NET
4 14 (23.73%) HTML5
4 14 (23.73%) Spring
5 13 (22.03%) Ajax
6 12 (20.34%) CSS3
6 12 (20.34%) JSON
7 11 (18.64%) Django
7 11 (18.64%) Guice
7 11 (18.64%) Play Framework
7 11 (18.64%) REST
7 11 (18.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
8 7 (11.86%) .NET Core
8 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
10 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.42%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.47%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
3 26 (44.07%) Scrum
4 24 (40.68%) Open Source
5 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (32.20%) Web Development
7 17 (28.81%) MVC
8 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
11 11 (18.64%) OWASP
11 11 (18.64%) Service Design
11 11 (18.64%) Web Design
12 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
12 8 (13.56%) OO
12 8 (13.56%) SOLID
12 8 (13.56%) TDD
13 7 (11.86%) Data Management
13 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
13 7 (11.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Java
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) C#
4 13 (22.03%) Scala
5 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
6 11 (18.64%) Ruby
7 5 (8.47%) Python
8 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) ABAP
9 1 (1.69%) R
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
3 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCDP
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Google
2 7 (11.86%) Tableau
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Marketo
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) SAP