Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 16 4
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 190 100 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.21% 10.04% 14.85%
As % of the General category 64.63% 49.50% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 73 136
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% -4.24% -
10th Percentile £229 £238 £260
90th Percentile £568 £519 £522
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -41.86% +225.14%
10th Percentile £30.95 £25.00 £41.50
90th Percentile £34.65 £25.00 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.68% -7.50% -11.11%

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 294 202 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.63% 20.28% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 128 198
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £398 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -1.24% +0.63%
10th Percentile £255 £238 £263
90th Percentile £550 £505 £529
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 18
West Sussex median hourly rate £52.50 £25.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.00% +18.18% +32.22%
10th Percentile £26.23 £14.40 £11.95
90th Percentile £89.63 £43.30 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +62.50% -6.98% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Worthing +24 67 £490 +7.40% 7
Crawley +12 52 £413 +10.00% 12
Gatwick -4 14 £338 -13.46% 1
Haywards Heath +1 6 £358 -18.29% 1
Horsham -4 6 £588 +48.73% 16
East Grinstead +3 3 £313 -34.21% 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (17.89%) SAP
1 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.84%) Software Delivery
3 29 (15.26%) Windows
4 25 (13.16%) SQL
4 25 (13.16%) SQL Server
4 25 (13.16%) Windows Server
5 24 (12.63%) Project Management
5 24 (12.63%) Migration
6 23 (12.11%) Active Directory
7 22 (11.58%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (11.05%) Citrix
8 21 (11.05%) CRM
8 21 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 20 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 20 (10.53%) XenApp
10 19 (10.00%) XenDesktop
11 18 (9.47%) SAP PSCD
11 18 (9.47%) Revenue Management
11 18 (9.47%) E-Commerce
12 17 (8.95%) ERP
12 17 (8.95%) User Experience
13 16 (8.42%) SAP Data Services
13 16 (8.42%) Master Data Management
13 16 (8.42%) SAP ERP
13 16 (8.42%) .NET
13 16 (8.42%) Scrum
14 15 (7.89%) SAP XI
14 15 (7.89%) General Ledger

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 (3.16%) CMS
2 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.05%) Confluence
3 2 (1.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.53%) FileNet
4 1 (0.53%) JBoss
4 1 (0.53%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.53%) SAS
4 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.53%) InVision
6 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (9.47%) SAP PSCD
2 16 (8.42%) SAP ERP
3 6 (3.16%) SAP FI-CA
4 5 (2.63%) Maximo
5 4 (2.11%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.58%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.53%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.58%) BrowserStack
3 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.58%) PaaS
4 2 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.53%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.58%) VPN
3 2 (1.05%) DNS
3 2 (1.05%) Firewall
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.53%) FTP
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) MPLS
4 1 (0.53%) RTP
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.58%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (8.42%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.16%) DTS
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.58%) DB2
7 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.58%) QlikView
8 2 (1.05%) Big Data
8 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.05%) Lumira
8 2 (1.05%) MySQL
8 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.84%) Selenium
3 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.79%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.68%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.68%) JIRA
6 5 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.58%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.05%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.05%) WiX
9 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.53%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 20 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.89%) General Ledger
3 13 (6.84%) Back Office
4 12 (6.32%) Marketing
5 7 (3.68%) Banking
5 7 (3.68%) Online Betting
5 7 (3.68%) Publishing
6 6 (3.16%) Billing
7 5 (2.63%) German Language
7 5 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.11%) Retail
9 3 (1.58%) Legal
10 2 (1.05%) Electronics
11 1 (0.53%) Avionics
11 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (23.68%) Analyst
2 23 (12.11%) Consultant
3 22 (11.58%) Designer
4 18 (9.47%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (8.42%) Developer
6 15 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 14 (7.37%) Solutions Designer
8 13 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.32%) IT Manager
10 10 (5.26%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) SAP Manager
12 8 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (4.21%) UI Designer
12 8 (4.21%) VMware Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (3.68%) Infrastructure Support
13 7 (3.68%) IT Project Manager
13 7 (3.68%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) .NET
2 15 (7.89%) SAP XI
3 11 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (5.79%) CSS
4 10 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 10 (5.26%) HTML
4 10 (5.26%) Web Services
5 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (3.16%) CSS3
5 6 (3.16%) HTML5
6 5 (2.63%) REST
7 4 (2.11%) .NET Core
7 4 (2.11%) Ajax
7 4 (2.11%) Backbone.js
7 4 (2.11%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.11%) RxJS
8 3 (1.58%) Angular 2
8 3 (1.58%) LESS
8 3 (1.58%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.95%) User Experience
2 15 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.21%) Reinsurance
5 7 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.05%) FMCG
8 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.05%) NHS
8 2 (1.05%) Robotics
9 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.26%) Windows
2 25 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.05%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) AIX
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Solaris
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.84%) Software Delivery
3 24 (12.63%) Migration
3 24 (12.63%) Project Management
4 21 (11.05%) CRM
4 21 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (9.47%) E-Commerce
5 18 (9.47%) Revenue Management
6 17 (8.95%) ERP
7 16 (8.42%) Master Data Management
7 16 (8.42%) Scrum
8 15 (7.89%) Accounts Receivable
9 14 (7.37%) Accounts Payable
9 14 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.79%) Change Management
11 11 (5.79%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.26%) Defect Management
12 10 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.16%) SQL
2 13 (6.84%) C#
3 12 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.74%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.16%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.16%) VBScript
6 5 (2.63%) Java
7 4 (2.11%) VBA
8 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.58%) VB
9 2 (1.05%) C
10 1 (0.53%) ABAP
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Java 8
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (7.89%) CCA
2 14 (7.37%) Degree
3 7 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.11%) MCSE
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.11%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.11%) PMP
5 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.37%) QA
2 13 (6.84%) PMO
3 3 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.58%) SLA
4 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.53%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.53%) XenApp
3 19 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 11 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.26%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) vRealize
2 4 (2.11%) SCCM
3 3 (1.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (17.89%) SAP
2 21 (11.05%) Citrix
3 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.89%) webMethods
5 11 (5.79%) VMware
6 9 (4.74%) Oracle
7 8 (4.21%) IBM
8 7 (3.68%) HP
9 3 (1.58%) Cognos
10 2 (1.05%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (1.05%) Blue Prism
10 2 (1.05%) Netezza
10 2 (1.05%) Talend
10 2 (1.05%) UiPath
11 1 (0.53%) NVIDIA
11 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.53%) Tableau
11 1 (0.53%) Teradata
11 1 (0.53%) Vignette
11 1 (0.53%) WSO2