Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 8 10
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex - 6.45% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category - 25.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Sussex median daily rate - £450 -
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £27.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +62.53% -31.55% +39.13%

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 9 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 33.33% 25.81% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Sussex median daily rate £538 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.30% +24.17% -3.23%
10th Percentile £398 £338 £255
90th Percentile £775 £463 £480
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £23.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year +6.78% -23.21% +49.75%

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