The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 15.63% 53.49% 28.89%
As % of the General category 31.25% 82.14% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £351 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.13% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £270 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £614 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £31.50 £36.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £32.55 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £40.95 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +15.15%
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 Brentwood region.

General Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 50.00% 65.12% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 11
Median daily rate £282 £500 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.60% +108.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £621 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.70 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £42.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brentwood region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) IIS
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) XML Messaging
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
7 4 (21.05%) Wealth Management
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Test Management
9 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) MS Office
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (10.53%) VB.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood 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 (26.32%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Applications Support
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) XML Messaging
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Autofac
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE
6 1 (5.26%) JAX-WS
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
6 1 (5.26%) JPA
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
1 4 (21.05%) Wealth Management
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) MKS