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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 18.75% 25.00% 43.48%
As % of the General category 50.00% 38.64% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 9
Median daily rate - £300 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
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
6 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 37.50% 64.71% 54.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 10
Median daily rate £350 £290 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -49.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £33.75 £45.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.95 £35.75 £24.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.55 £45.64 £48.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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
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 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) AccuRev
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (12.50%) REST

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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AccuRev
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Environment Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Autofac
4 1 (12.50%) AutoMapper
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Release Management
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) MKS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow