The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 3.70% 25.71% 24.49%
As % of the General category 10.00% 52.94% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 9
Average daily rate - £600 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

General Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 37.04% 48.57% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Average daily rate £242 £600 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.66% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £47.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Basildon region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Finance
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (60.00%) PMP
3 3 (60.00%) Automotive
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) CA PPM
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Rally
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) PMI

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CA PPM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Automotive
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Transfer Agency Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Rally