Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 18 4
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 159 96 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.81% 9.22% 14.38%
As % of the General category 56.99% 48.48% 55.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 64 112
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £209 £238 £263
90th Percentile £574 £580 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -41.86% +123.52%
10th Percentile £30.95 £25.00 £41.50
90th Percentile £34.65 £25.00 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -7.29% +1.05% +5.56%

Finance is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 279 198 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.24% 19.02% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 120 181
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% -0.63% -1.23%
10th Percentile £200 £238 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 28
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £21.26 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.42% -37.47% +100.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.38 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £33.00 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.47% -19.00% +11.11%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in West Sussex over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
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 Finance within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Crawley +9 57 £413 +3.13% 6
Worthing +1 42 £495 -1.00% 3
Gatwick -4 13 £338 -13.46% 1
Haywards Heath +3 6 £225 -
Horsham -5 6 £650 +64.56% 10
East Grinstead +3 3 £408 -21.63% 3
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 34 (21.38%) Windows
2 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.24%) Windows Server
3 28 (17.61%) SAP
3 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
4 26 (16.35%) Citrix
4 26 (16.35%) XenApp
4 26 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 25 (15.72%) XenDesktop
6 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
6 20 (12.58%) Migration
7 19 (11.95%) SQL
8 18 (11.32%) CRM
9 16 (10.06%) Project Management
9 16 (10.06%) Degree
9 16 (10.06%) PMO
10 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
10 15 (9.43%) Telecoms
11 14 (8.81%) Back Office
11 14 (8.81%) VMware
11 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (8.81%) vSphere
11 14 (8.81%) Software Delivery
12 13 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (8.18%) ERP
12 13 (8.18%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.55%) HTML
13 12 (7.55%) ITIL
13 12 (7.55%) IBM

Finance
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 6 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.26%) CMS
3 2 (1.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) FileNet
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.63%) InVision
6 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.92%) SAP ERP
1 11 (6.92%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.89%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.89%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (1.26%) Maximo
5 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.63%) Primavera
5 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.63%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.63%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.89%) BrowserStack
1 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) Internet
2 4 (2.52%) DNS
2 4 (2.52%) Firewall
2 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.52%) VPN
3 3 (1.89%) DHCP
3 3 (1.89%) HTTP
3 3 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.63%) FTP
4 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (6.29%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (3.77%) DTS
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.52%) MS Access
6 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.26%) DB2
6 2 (1.26%) MySQL
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (7.55%) Selenium
2 10 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.77%) JIRA
4 6 (3.77%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 15 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.81%) Back Office
3 10 (6.29%) General Ledger
4 8 (5.03%) Online Betting
5 7 (4.40%) Publishing
6 6 (3.77%) Banking
6 6 (3.77%) Legal
6 6 (3.77%) Marketing
6 6 (3.77%) Retail
7 5 (3.14%) German Language
7 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.89%) Billing
8 3 (1.89%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Avionics
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (29.56%) Analyst
2 18 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 15 (9.43%) Consultant
4 15 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.55%) Designer
5 12 (7.55%) IT Manager
6 11 (6.92%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (6.29%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) Developer
8 9 (5.66%) SAP Manager
9 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.40%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (4.40%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.55%) HTML
2 10 (6.29%) .NET
2 10 (6.29%) SAP XI
3 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (5.03%) CSS
4 7 (4.40%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.40%) HTML5
5 6 (3.77%) Web Services
6 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.52%) Ajax
7 4 (2.52%) Backbone.js
7 4 (2.52%) CSS3
7 4 (2.52%) REST
7 4 (2.52%) RxJS
8 3 (1.89%) Angular 2
8 3 (1.89%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.89%) LESS
8 3 (1.89%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.40%) User Experience
4 6 (3.77%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.89%) NHS
7 2 (1.26%) IBM Storwize
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.38%) Windows
2 29 (18.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.14%) Android
4 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.26%) Unix
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (12.58%) Migration
4 18 (11.32%) CRM
5 16 (10.06%) Project Management
6 14 (8.81%) Software Delivery
7 13 (8.18%) ERP
8 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.55%) ITIL
9 11 (6.92%) Revenue Management
9 11 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.29%) Accounts Receivable
10 10 (6.29%) Change Management
10 10 (6.29%) Master Data Management
10 10 (6.29%) Matrix Organization
10 10 (6.29%) Workflow
11 9 (5.66%) Accounts Payable
11 9 (5.66%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.03%) ETL
12 8 (5.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.95%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.40%) C#
3 7 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.40%) VBScript
4 6 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.14%) VBA
6 3 (1.89%) Java
7 2 (1.26%) C
7 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) Java 8
8 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) CCA
3 7 (4.40%) MCSE
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.52%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.52%) PMP
4 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.26%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.26%) ISEB
5 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CCNA
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) MCITP
6 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.06%) PMO
2 11 (6.92%) QA
3 4 (2.52%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.35%) XenApp
3 25 (15.72%) XenDesktop
4 14 (8.81%) vSphere
5 13 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.26%) XenServer
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (6.92%) vRealize
2 8 (5.03%) SCCM
3 2 (1.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (17.61%) SAP
2 26 (16.35%) Citrix
3 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.81%) VMware
5 12 (7.55%) IBM
6 10 (6.29%) webMethods
7 8 (5.03%) HP
8 6 (3.77%) Oracle
9 4 (2.52%) Demandware
9 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.89%) Veeam
11 2 (1.26%) EMC
11 2 (1.26%) Talend
12 1 (0.63%) Adobe
12 1 (0.63%) Ariba
12 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.63%) Symantec
12 1 (0.63%) Vignette
12 1 (0.63%) WSO2