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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 24.14% 25.00% 32.20%
As % of the General category 53.85% 68.18% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Average daily rate
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£625 £450 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +37.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £790 £570 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -20.00%
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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
13 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 44.83% 36.67% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 9
Average daily rate £625 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £818 £571 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 14 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) PMP
4 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Wealth Management
5 4 (22.22%) MS Project
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.56%) User Stories
8 1 (5.56%) User Experience
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) JBoss
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) SOA
8 1 (5.56%) B2C
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Automotive
8 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Programme Planner
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 14 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PMP
2 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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