Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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.

Academic Degree
South East > Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 3.13% 7.69% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Sussex median daily rate £488 - £300
10th Percentile £481 - £275
90th Percentile £494 - £325
South East median daily rate £413 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +8.55% -5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.99% +111.25%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 15.63% 34.62% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Sussex median daily rate £619 £361 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.28% +11.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £442 £338 £270
90th Percentile £775 £454 £520
South East median daily rate £410 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.70% -35.21% +108.82%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Sussex

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin