Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 233 149 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.51% 15.28% 12.10%
As % of the General category 64.54% 59.13% 61.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 104 95
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £253
90th Percentile £588 £557 £520
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
West Sussex median hourly rate £190.00 £15.45 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1129.77% -43.82% +70.02%
10th Percentile £185.00 £15.09 £17.07
90th Percentile £195.00 £15.81 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +62.50% -8.57%

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 361 252 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.23% 25.85% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 161 135
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £413 £413
10th Percentile £260 £280 £215
90th Percentile £550 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +216.67% -45.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.36 £9.28 £15.76
90th Percentile £81.00 £52.50 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +28.00% - +17.43%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +25 63 £481 +20.31% 10
Crawley +3 51 £428 +3.64% 12
Gatwick +5 30 £473 +5.88% 2
Horsham -4 14 £450 +10.43% 11
East Grinstead +9 7 £370 -12.94%
Bognor Regis - 5 - - 1
Haywards Heath -4 4 £234 -46.57% 6
Burgess Hill - 3 £317 - 3
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 49 (21.03%) SAP
2 48 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (16.31%) CRM
4 35 (15.02%) Project Management
4 35 (15.02%) Degree
5 33 (14.16%) BusinessObjects
5 33 (14.16%) ERP
6 31 (13.30%) SQL
7 27 (11.59%) Migration
8 26 (11.16%) Telecoms
8 26 (11.16%) Oracle
8 26 (11.16%) SAP PSCD
9 25 (10.73%) Revenue Management
9 25 (10.73%) SAP ERP
9 25 (10.73%) SAP Data Services
9 25 (10.73%) E-Commerce
10 24 (10.30%) Master Data Management
11 23 (9.87%) PRINCE2
11 23 (9.87%) General Ledger
11 23 (9.87%) User Experience
12 22 (9.44%) Data Analysis
12 22 (9.44%) SAP XI
12 22 (9.44%) webMethods
13 21 (9.01%) CCA
13 21 (9.01%) Data Migration
13 21 (9.01%) Marketing
13 21 (9.01%) Accounts Payable
13 21 (9.01%) Accounts Receivable
14 20 (8.58%) Web Services
15 19 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management

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 10 (4.29%) CMS
2 7 (3.00%) Documentum
3 5 (2.15%) Oracle BPEL
3 5 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.86%) Confluence
5 2 (0.86%) IIS
5 2 (0.86%) SAS
5 2 (0.86%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.43%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.43%) JBoss
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 26 (11.16%) SAP PSCD
2 25 (10.73%) SAP ERP
3 9 (3.86%) Maximo
4 7 (3.00%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.58%) SAP FI-CA
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.29%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.86%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.86%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.58%) Office 365
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.86%) Route 53
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (2.15%) Internet
3 4 (1.72%) DNS
3 4 (1.72%) Firewall
3 4 (1.72%) SAN
3 4 (1.72%) VLAN
3 4 (1.72%) VPN
4 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.86%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) 4G
5 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.43%) Skype
5 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.43%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.16%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (10.73%) SAP Data Services
3 18 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.58%) Big Data
8 6 (2.58%) QlikView
9 5 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (2.15%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.29%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.29%) MySQL
11 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.15%) JDeveloper
1 5 (2.15%) JIRA
1 5 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.29%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.86%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.86%) Selenium
4 2 (0.86%) WiX
5 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.43%) JBehave
5 1 (0.43%) JUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (11.16%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.87%) General Ledger
3 21 (9.01%) Marketing
4 19 (8.15%) Retail
5 7 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.15%) Banking
7 4 (1.72%) Publishing
8 3 (1.29%) Back Office
8 3 (1.29%) Billing
8 3 (1.29%) Electronics
9 2 (0.86%) Law
9 2 (0.86%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (21.89%) Analyst
2 34 (14.59%) Project Manager
3 31 (13.30%) Consultant
4 29 (12.45%) SAP Consultant
5 22 (9.44%) Architect
6 20 (8.58%) Developer
7 17 (7.30%) Business Analyst
7 17 (7.30%) Designer
8 11 (4.72%) Coordinator
8 11 (4.72%) IT Manager
8 11 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
9 10 (4.29%) Solutions Designer
9 10 (4.29%) Technical Architect
10 9 (3.86%) Project Coordinator
10 9 (3.86%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.43%) IT Project Manager
12 7 (3.00%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (3.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.44%) SAP XI
2 20 (8.58%) Web Services
3 11 (4.72%) .NET
4 10 (4.29%) REST
5 9 (3.86%) XML
6 6 (2.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.58%) CSS
6 6 (2.58%) SOAP
7 5 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.72%) HTML
9 3 (1.29%) JSON
9 3 (1.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.86%) CSS3
10 2 (0.86%) Node.js
10 2 (0.86%) RESTful
10 2 (0.86%) Sass
10 2 (0.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) User Experience
2 18 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.72%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.86%) CCTV
8 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.86%) Fintech
8 2 (0.86%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) Robotics
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.87%) Unix
1 16 (6.87%) Windows
2 9 (3.86%) Linux
3 5 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.86%) Android
4 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.31%) CRM
3 35 (15.02%) Project Management
4 33 (14.16%) ERP
5 27 (11.59%) Migration
6 25 (10.73%) E-Commerce
6 25 (10.73%) Revenue Management
7 24 (10.30%) Master Data Management
8 23 (9.87%) PRINCE2
9 22 (9.44%) Data Analysis
10 21 (9.01%) Accounts Payable
10 21 (9.01%) Accounts Receivable
10 21 (9.01%) Data Migration
11 19 (8.15%) Project Planning
11 19 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (7.73%) ITIL
13 17 (7.30%) Business Analysis
14 16 (6.87%) Scrum
14 16 (6.87%) SDLC
14 16 (6.87%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.30%) SQL
2 9 (3.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.43%) C#
3 8 (3.43%) Java
3 8 (3.43%) PL/SQL
3 8 (3.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.29%) PHP
5 2 (0.86%) Java 8
5 2 (0.86%) Python
5 2 (0.86%) VBA
5 2 (0.86%) VBScript
6 1 (0.43%) ABAP
6 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.43%) C
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) Scala
6 1 (0.43%) SPARQL
6 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (15.02%) Degree
2 21 (9.01%) CCA
3 15 (6.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (6.01%) PMI Certification
4 14 (6.01%) PMP
5 5 (2.15%) ISEB
6 3 (1.29%) IIBA
6 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.86%) CCAB
7 2 (0.86%) CIMA
7 2 (0.86%) CIPFA
7 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.73%) PMO
2 14 (6.01%) QA
3 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.86%) GDPR
4 2 (0.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.15%) XenApp
3 5 (2.15%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.72%) SCCM
2 3 (1.29%) vRealize
3 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (21.03%) SAP
2 26 (11.16%) Oracle
3 22 (9.44%) webMethods
4 12 (5.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.86%) VMware
6 6 (2.58%) Citrix
6 6 (2.58%) Cognos
6 6 (2.58%) HP
7 5 (2.15%) IBM
8 4 (1.72%) Tableau
9 3 (1.29%) Genesys
10 2 (0.86%) Capita
10 2 (0.86%) Demandware
10 2 (0.86%) Netezza
10 2 (0.86%) Niku
10 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.86%) Talend
11 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco
11 1 (0.43%) Teradata