Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 12.96% 4.76% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% 22.22% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Sussex median daily rate £475 - £300
10th Percentile £450 - £275
90th Percentile £494 - £325
South East median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +90.48%

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 12 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 22.22% 21.43% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Sussex median daily rate £481 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -17.16% +14.19%
10th Percentile £443 £338 £294
90th Percentile £775 £476 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate £180.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

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 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
2 3 (42.86%) GDPR
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) SANS
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Mimecast
2 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Tufin
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Mimecast
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
1 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) SANS
2 3 (42.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) GDPR
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Qualys
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
1 3 (42.86%) Tufin
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Demandware
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com