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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.00% 36.76% 36.54%
As % of the General category 28.57% 55.56% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 8
Median daily rate - £350 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 £21.63 £21.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.48% +30.45%
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 Brentwood region.

General Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.00% 66.18% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 12
Median daily rate £296 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% -31.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £34.50 £42.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £39.15 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.83 £45.64 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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
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 27 August 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) XML Messaging
6 3 (21.43%) IIS
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AccuRev
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) XML Messaging
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Autofac
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) JAX-WS
7 1 (7.14%) JMS
7 1 (7.14%) JPA
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) LINQ
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Document Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) MKS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow