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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 70 106 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.11% 14.23% 15.81%
As % of the General category 60.87% 70.67% 65.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 60 60
Median daily rate £414 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% -2.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £274 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +352.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

Finance is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 115 150 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.19% 20.13% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 92 88
Median daily rate £415 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £34.75 £35.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +127.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
Crawley -7 18 £430 +4.24% 3
Worthing +7 8 £400 -11.11% 1
Horsham +2 8 £355 -29.00% 3
East Grinstead -4 7 £425 -
Gatwick -4 5 £366 -5.48% 1
Selsey - 2 £303 -
Haywards Heath +1 1 £438 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £325 - 1
Chichester - 1 £303 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 41 (26.28%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (22.44%) SAP
3 34 (21.79%) Business Analysis
4 30 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
6 28 (17.95%) Degree
7 27 (17.31%) Relational Database
7 27 (17.31%) SDLC
7 27 (17.31%) Oracle
8 26 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (16.03%) SQL
10 21 (13.46%) XML
10 21 (13.46%) ERP
11 20 (12.82%) Web Services
11 20 (12.82%) Test Management
12 18 (11.54%) QA
12 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
13 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
13 17 (10.90%) ITIL
14 16 (10.26%) Automated Trading
14 16 (10.26%) OO
14 16 (10.26%) Python
14 16 (10.26%) OOD
15 15 (9.62%) CRM
16 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
16 14 (8.97%) PRINCE2
16 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
16 14 (8.97%) PMO
16 14 (8.97%) GDPR
17 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Project

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 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.56%) FileNet
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.28%) Documentum
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.56%) Open Workbench
5 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) SAP ERP
2 9 (5.77%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (4.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.28%) Maximo
6 2 (1.28%) Primavera
6 2 (1.28%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.28%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) LAN
1 3 (1.92%) WAN
2 2 (1.28%) Firewall
2 2 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.64%) DHCP
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) MPLS
3 1 (0.64%) SAN
3 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 9 (5.77%) SAP BW
4 9 (5.77%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (4.49%) DB2
5 7 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.21%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.56%) Big Data
8 4 (2.56%) Power BI
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.28%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) ERwin
4 2 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (7.69%) General Ledger
1 12 (7.69%) Marketing
2 11 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
5 2 (1.28%) Billing
5 2 (1.28%) Legal
5 2 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (29.49%) Analyst
2 25 (16.03%) Project Manager
3 22 (14.10%) Consultant
4 21 (13.46%) Systems Analyst
5 17 (10.90%) Insurance Systems Analyst
6 16 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 16 (10.26%) Developer
6 16 (10.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 16 (10.26%) Pensions Analyst
7 15 (9.62%) Architect
8 13 (8.33%) Data Architect
9 11 (7.05%) SAP Manager
10 9 (5.77%) Functional Consultant
10 9 (5.77%) SAP Consultant
11 8 (5.13%) IT Manager
11 8 (5.13%) Test Manager
12 7 (4.49%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 6 (3.85%) JDE Consultant
13 6 (3.85%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.46%) XML
2 20 (12.82%) Web Services
3 10 (6.41%) REST
4 9 (5.77%) SAP XI
4 9 (5.77%) SOAP
5 7 (4.49%) .NET
6 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.21%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.21%) Entity Framework
7 5 (3.21%) HTML
7 5 (3.21%) XSD
8 3 (1.92%) CSS
8 3 (1.92%) jQuery
8 3 (1.92%) WSDL
8 3 (1.92%) XML Messaging
9 2 (1.28%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.28%) JSON
9 2 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.28%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.05%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.21%) iSeries
6 4 (2.56%) CMDB
6 4 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.92%) AS400
8 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.28%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.28%) PMI
8 2 (1.28%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.64%) BYOD
9 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.64%) Online Games
9 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) Unix
2 8 (5.13%) Windows
3 7 (4.49%) Linux
4 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.92%) AIX
5 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.79%) Business Analysis
2 30 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.31%) SDLC
4 26 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (13.46%) ERP
6 20 (12.82%) Test Management
7 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 17 (10.90%) ITIL
9 16 (10.26%) Automated Trading
9 16 (10.26%) OO
9 16 (10.26%) OOD
10 15 (9.62%) CRM
11 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
11 14 (8.97%) PRINCE2
12 13 (8.33%) Migration
12 13 (8.33%) UML
13 12 (7.69%) Data Management
13 12 (7.69%) Project Management
13 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.03%) SQL
2 16 (10.26%) Python
3 9 (5.77%) C#
4 7 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) Java
7 1 (0.64%) Korn
7 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) CCA
3 7 (4.49%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.85%) ISEB
5 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.21%) PMP
5 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.28%) ACCA
6 2 (1.28%) CIMA
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.54%) QA
2 14 (8.97%) GDPR
2 14 (8.97%) PMO
3 7 (4.49%) SLA
4 6 (3.85%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.28%) PMBOK
6 2 (1.28%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.64%) GAAP
7 1 (0.64%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) XenApp
2 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.28%) WSUS
2 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) SAP
2 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
3 27 (17.31%) Oracle
4 9 (5.77%) Cognos
4 9 (5.77%) webMethods
5 7 (4.49%) IBM
5 7 (4.49%) JD Edwards
6 6 (3.85%) HP
7 5 (3.21%) Informatica
8 4 (2.56%) Cisco
8 4 (2.56%) Citrix
8 4 (2.56%) Netezza
8 4 (2.56%) Teradata
8 4 (2.56%) VMware
9 3 (1.92%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.92%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.28%) MapR
10 2 (1.28%) OpenText
10 2 (1.28%) Sybase
10 2 (1.28%) Symantec
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