The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

Degree
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +30 +6  
Contract jobs citing Degree 75 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.37% 5.98% 3.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.82% 37.50% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 13
Median daily rate £468 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.08% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £472 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.80% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -31.25% +25.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 142 96 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 27.20% 15.95% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 77
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £15.82 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £17.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
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 Degree within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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 +9 33 £468 +27.64% 3
Crawley +12 18 £313 -15.82% 4
Worthing +18 15 £477 +36.39% 1
East Grinstead - 3 £465 -
Chichester +3 1 £300 - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (23.93%) Finance
4 27 (23.08%) Oracle
5 26 (22.22%) Python
6 25 (21.37%) SDLC
7 24 (20.51%) Service Design
7 24 (20.51%) Business Analysis
8 23 (19.66%) SQL
8 23 (19.66%) Customer Insight
9 22 (18.80%) Market Research
9 22 (18.80%) Guerrilla Research
9 22 (18.80%) Cognitive Psychology
9 22 (18.80%) Ethnography
9 22 (18.80%) Web Services
9 22 (18.80%) Psychology
9 22 (18.80%) Human Factors
9 22 (18.80%) Usability Testing
10 19 (16.24%) XML
10 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
11 18 (15.38%) User Experience
11 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
12 16 (13.68%) PRINCE2
12 16 (13.68%) OO
12 16 (13.68%) OOD
13 15 (12.82%) Coaching
13 15 (12.82%) User Stories
13 15 (12.82%) Scrum
14 13 (11.11%) Management Information System
14 13 (11.11%) Project Management

Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.98%) Apache
1 7 (5.98%) nginx
1 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
1 7 (5.98%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) Documentum
4 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.85%) FileNet
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Project
1 6 (5.13%) OrCAD
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.56%) Google Play
3 2 (1.71%) Boomi
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
3 2 (1.71%) iPaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Office 365
3 2 (1.71%) PaaS
3 2 (1.71%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.13%) RFID
2 6 (5.13%) RS-232
3 3 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (1.71%) VLAN
5 1 (0.85%) 3G
5 1 (0.85%) BGP
5 1 (0.85%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.85%) IPsec
5 1 (0.85%) IPv6
5 1 (0.85%) ISDN
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) SAN
5 1 (0.85%) SNMP
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
5 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.56%) Big Data
4 3 (2.56%) DB2
4 3 (2.56%) Power BI
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.71%) QlikView
5 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.71%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) QGIS
6 1 (0.85%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) JIRA
2 10 (8.55%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.98%) ProC
5 2 (1.71%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.85%) NUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (19.66%) Analyst
2 22 (18.80%) User Researcher
3 17 (14.53%) Architect
4 16 (13.68%) Insurance Systems Analyst
4 16 (13.68%) Oracle Analyst
4 16 (13.68%) Pensions Analyst
4 16 (13.68%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (9.40%) Developer
6 10 (8.55%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Requirements Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Analogue Design Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Designer
8 6 (5.13%) Digital Design Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) EMC Design Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.13%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.80%) Web Services
2 19 (16.24%) XML
3 12 (10.26%) HTML
4 5 (4.27%) CSS
5 3 (2.56%) Android SDK
6 2 (1.71%) jQuery
6 2 (1.71%) SOAP
6 2 (1.71%) WSDL
6 2 (1.71%) XSD
7 1 (0.85%) .NET
7 1 (0.85%) Ajax
7 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.85%) CSS3
7 1 (0.85%) Django
7 1 (0.85%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.85%) React
7 1 (0.85%) REST
7 1 (0.85%) Sass
7 1 (0.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.38%) User Experience
3 13 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.13%) Contactless
6 6 (5.13%) Smartcard
7 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.56%) PMI
9 2 (1.71%) Animation
9 2 (1.71%) NHS
10 1 (0.85%) CCTV
10 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.85%) Fintech
10 1 (0.85%) PKI
10 1 (0.85%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.85%) SCADA
10 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Linux
2 11 (9.40%) Unix
3 7 (5.98%) AIX
4 6 (5.13%) Windows
5 5 (4.27%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.37%) SDLC
3 24 (20.51%) Business Analysis
3 24 (20.51%) Service Design
4 23 (19.66%) Customer Insight
5 22 (18.80%) Cognitive Psychology
5 22 (18.80%) Ethnography
5 22 (18.80%) Guerrilla Research
5 22 (18.80%) Human Factors
5 22 (18.80%) Market Research
5 22 (18.80%) Psychology
5 22 (18.80%) Usability Testing
6 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 16 (13.68%) OO
7 16 (13.68%) OOD
7 16 (13.68%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.82%) Coaching
8 15 (12.82%) Scrum
8 15 (12.82%) User Stories
9 13 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) Python
2 23 (19.66%) SQL
3 9 (7.69%) C
3 9 (7.69%) Java
3 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.98%) Perl
4 7 (5.98%) PHP
5 3 (2.56%) C++
5 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.71%) ABAP
6 2 (1.71%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) PMI Certification
2 9 (7.69%) PMP
2 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (5.13%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CISM
6 1 (0.85%) CISSP
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 8 (6.84%) PMO
3 5 (4.27%) GDPR
4 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 9 (7.69%) CA
2 9 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (7.69%) HP
3 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.13%) EMC
5 5 (4.27%) Apple
6 4 (3.42%) Google
7 3 (2.56%) Cognos
7 3 (2.56%) Netezza
7 3 (2.56%) SAP
7 3 (2.56%) Tableau
7 3 (2.56%) Teradata
8 2 (1.71%) Concur
8 2 (1.71%) Dell
8 2 (1.71%) IBM
8 2 (1.71%) Informatica
8 2 (1.71%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.71%) Xamarin
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Worthing, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago