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 28 June 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.

Budget Control
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 74 60
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.40% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £420 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -2.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £420 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £356
% change year-on-year -5.00% +40.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 429 660 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.84% 89.07% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 411 302
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

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 28 June 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
Chichester - 1 £375 -
East Grinstead - 1 £475 -
Budget Control
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Budget Control
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Payments Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT 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%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
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%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
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%) VMware