The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Budget Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Budget Control
South East / West Sussex
Rank 62 65 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £383 £396
% change year-on-year -10.13% -3.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Budget Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 457 532 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.38% 88.81% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 322 265
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Budget Control
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Budget Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Budget Control in West Sussex

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Budget Control in West Sussex

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 2 - -
Budget Control
South East

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Payments Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) VMware