Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 97 115 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.27% 9.16% 4.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.36% 40.49% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 59 37
West Sussex median daily rate £390 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% +8.15% +16.38%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £275
90th Percentile £468 £505 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 229 284 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.89% 22.61% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 172 138
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
10th Percentile £266 £300 £243
90th Percentile £496 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +152.94% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £31.40 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £42.40
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +2 41 £356 -2.40%
Crawley +6 39 £390 -2.50% 1
Worthing -28 6 £410 +2.24%
East Grinstead +4 3 £425 +13.33%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 31 (31.96%) Management Information System
2 29 (29.90%) ITIL
3 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
4 24 (24.74%) PRINCE2
5 22 (22.68%) PMI Certification
6 21 (21.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (21.65%) QA
7 20 (20.62%) PMP
8 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (17.53%) Migration
10 16 (16.49%) Asset Management
10 16 (16.49%) Computer Science
11 14 (14.43%) SQL
11 14 (14.43%) User Experience
12 13 (13.40%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (13.40%) SDLC
12 13 (13.40%) SOA
12 13 (13.40%) LAN
12 13 (13.40%) WAN
12 13 (13.40%) Data Migration
13 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (12.37%) Finance
13 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Project
14 11 (11.34%) Information Security
14 11 (11.34%) Content Management
14 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
15 10 (10.31%) ISTQB
15 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
15 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence

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 9 (9.28%) Documentum
2 5 (5.15%) CMS
3 4 (4.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.12%) IBM Domino
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.06%) Confluence
5 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Maximo
2 2 (2.06%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.06%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Mimecast
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.12%) Google Analytics
4 4 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.12%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) LAN
1 13 (13.40%) WAN
2 7 (7.22%) Firewall
3 4 (4.12%) IPv4
3 4 (4.12%) IPv6
4 3 (3.09%) Intranet
5 2 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.06%) SAN
6 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.03%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) DB2
4 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.12%) Power BI
5 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.06%) OLAP
5 2 (2.06%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.03%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Bitbucket
1 5 (5.15%) SonarQube
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 3 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Marketing
2 9 (9.28%) Publishing
3 3 (3.09%) Billing
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Analyst
2 17 (17.53%) Project Manager
3 13 (13.40%) Architect
3 13 (13.40%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Security Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) User Researcher
7 6 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Information Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Test Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) CRM Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) CSS
1 5 (5.15%) HTML
1 5 (5.15%) REST
1 5 (5.15%) Web Services
2 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.12%) HTML5
2 4 (4.12%) Java EE
2 4 (4.12%) JDBC
2 4 (4.12%) JPA
2 4 (4.12%) React
2 4 (4.12%) RESTful
2 4 (4.12%) Spring
2 4 (4.12%) Spring Boot
2 4 (4.12%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.96%) Management Information System
2 16 (16.49%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.43%) User Experience
4 13 (13.40%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.22%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.12%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.09%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.06%) CCTV
9 2 (2.06%) PMI
10 1 (1.03%) Life Science
10 1 (1.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) Unix
4 2 (2.06%) CentOS
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) ITIL
2 24 (24.74%) PRINCE2
3 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.53%) Migration
5 16 (16.49%) Asset Management
6 13 (13.40%) Data Migration
6 13 (13.40%) SDLC
6 13 (13.40%) SOA
7 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.34%) Content Management
8 11 (11.34%) Information Security
9 10 (10.31%) Analytics
9 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
9 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.28%) CRM
10 9 (9.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (9.28%) Project Management
10 9 (9.28%) QMS
10 9 (9.28%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) Java
2 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.09%) ABAP
4 2 (2.06%) AWK
4 2 (2.06%) Bourne shell
4 2 (2.06%) Korn
4 2 (2.06%) Perl
4 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) PMI Certification
2 21 (21.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 20 (20.62%) PMP
4 10 (10.31%) ISTQB
5 9 (9.28%) CISM
5 9 (9.28%) CISSP
5 9 (9.28%) ISEB
5 9 (9.28%) SANS
5 9 (9.28%) SSCP
6 6 (6.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.06%) OCA
8 2 (2.06%) OCP
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (2.06%) RHCE
8 2 (2.06%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.03%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
2 9 (9.28%) GDPR
3 7 (7.22%) COBIT
3 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.22%) PCI DSS
4 6 (6.19%) PMO
5 4 (4.12%) GCP
6 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.06%) SLA
7 1 (1.03%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) GlusterFS
2 2 (2.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (2.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) HP
2 8 (8.25%) Qualys
2 8 (8.25%) Splunk
2 8 (8.25%) Tufin
3 6 (6.19%) IBM
3 6 (6.19%) OpenText
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco
4 4 (4.12%) Google
4 4 (4.12%) Hootsuite
4 4 (4.12%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.12%) Tableau
5 3 (3.09%) EMC
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) StorageTek
6 2 (2.06%) Sun
6 2 (2.06%) Veritas
6 2 (2.06%) VMware