Period
to 9 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 9 August 2020 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.

Public Sector
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 24 48
Rank change year-on-year +15 +24 +11
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 43 68 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.69% 7.46% 4.34%
As % of the General category 36.75% 23.78% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 26
Median daily rate £475 £405 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.28% -13.37% +10.00%
10th Percentile £380 £140 £325
90th Percentile £530 £545 £612
South East median daily rate £451 £425 £421
% change year-on-year +6.06% +0.87% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £16.62 £15.16
% change year-on-year +35.42% +9.60% -0.59%

Public Sector 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 117 286 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.26% 31.39% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 187 215
Median daily rate £460 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% +0.61% -0.91%
10th Percentile £331 £256 £288
90th Percentile £569 £588 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +66.67%
10th Percentile £36.88 £23.50 £23.25
90th Percentile £54.25 £49.50 £150.00
Median hourly rate £30.29 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.09% +41.03%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in West Sussex over the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
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 Public Sector within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 9 August 2020. 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 +5 35 £475 +10.47% 3
Crawley +16 5 £475 +280.00%
Chichester +8 1 £130 -77.68% 1
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) JIRA
3 13 (30.23%) Confluence
4 12 (27.91%) SAP
5 11 (25.58%) Oracle
6 10 (23.26%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.93%) Service Design
7 9 (20.93%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
8 8 (18.60%) Process Improvement
8 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
9 7 (16.28%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
9 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (16.28%) BEA
10 6 (13.95%) JMS
10 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.95%) SOAP
10 6 (13.95%) Spring
10 6 (13.95%) User Experience
10 6 (13.95%) Java 8
11 5 (11.63%) Quantitative Research
11 5 (11.63%) Coaching
11 5 (11.63%) Microservices
11 5 (11.63%) User Stories
11 5 (11.63%) Qualitative Research
11 5 (11.63%) DevOps

Public Sector
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 13 (30.23%) Confluence
2 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.30%) SAP EP
3 4 (9.30%) SAP Portal
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) AquaLogic
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (4.65%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.98%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (4.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (2.33%) AWS CodeBuild
2 1 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Serverless
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Maven
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) Spinnaker
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Designer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) User Researcher
5 4 (9.30%) Content Designer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Coach
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Portal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Portal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.65%) Telephony Manager
7 2 (4.65%) UI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) JMS
1 6 (13.95%) SOAP
1 6 (13.95%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) CSS
2 5 (11.63%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) J2EE
3 4 (9.30%) RESTful
3 4 (9.30%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (6.98%) EclipseLink
4 3 (6.98%) EJB
4 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) iBATIS
4 3 (6.98%) Java EE
4 3 (6.98%) JPA
4 3 (6.98%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) XSD
4 3 (6.98%) XSLT
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (2.33%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) PACS
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Scrum
3 9 (20.93%) Service Design
3 9 (20.93%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
4 8 (18.60%) Process Improvement
4 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
5 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.63%) Coaching
7 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.63%) Customer Insight
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps
7 5 (11.63%) Market Research
7 5 (11.63%) Microservices
7 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.63%) Psychology
7 5 (11.63%) Qualitative Research
7 5 (11.63%) Usability Testing
7 5 (11.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) Java 8
3 5 (11.63%) Scala
4 4 (9.30%) ABAP
4 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Go
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Terraform
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) SAP
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) BEA
4 5 (11.63%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Ariba