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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 33.33% 37.04% 46.15%
As % of the General category 100.00% 83.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £395 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.10 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
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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 Brentwood region.

General Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 33.33% 44.44% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £418 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.10 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
2 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) UML
7 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
7 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
7 6 (19.35%) IBM
7 6 (19.35%) Citrix
7 6 (19.35%) PMI Certification
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Information Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) HP
8 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) DB2
9 4 (12.90%) MS Office
9 4 (12.90%) AIX
9 4 (12.90%) Solaris

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) Wireless
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Broadband
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) German Language
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Data Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Information Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Java EE
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) AIX
2 4 (12.90%) Solaris
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Information Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Time Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Control
8 2 (6.45%) User Stories
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
9 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) PMI Certification
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PMP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.45%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) MetaFrame
4 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) EMC
5 3 (9.68%) webMethods
5 3 (9.68%) Software AG
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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