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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 52.27% 28.57% 22.22%
As % of the General category 79.31% 60.87% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
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£500 £525 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.49% -18.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+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
29 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 65.91% 46.94% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 5
Average daily rate £423 £240 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.04% -39.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £575 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £30.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.70% -18.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 11 (18.97%) Windows
4 10 (17.24%) Project Management
5 9 (15.52%) .NET
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 8 (13.79%) MS Office
6 8 (13.79%) SLA
6 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (12.07%) Degree
7 7 (12.07%) Migration
7 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.07%) IBM
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.07%) IIS
8 6 (10.34%) Oracle
8 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 6 (10.34%) XML
8 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
9 5 (8.62%) VMware
9 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
9 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
9 5 (8.62%) Perl
9 5 (8.62%) VBA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (12.07%) IIS
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.90%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.17%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (5.17%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.72%) ERwin
3 1 (1.72%) MSI
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
1 12 (20.69%) Banking
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Architect
2 8 (13.79%) Business Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Administrator
4 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.90%) PowerBuilder Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Report Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) DBA
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Information Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Information Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) XML
3 4 (6.90%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.45%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.72%) JMS
6 1 (1.72%) Struts
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (17.24%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.90%) SOA
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.90%) Business Transformation
5 4 (6.90%) Software Delivery
5 4 (6.90%) SDLC
6 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) Workflow
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security
6 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.62%) Perl
4 5 (8.62%) VBA
5 4 (6.90%) Korn
5 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) XMLA
6 2 (3.45%) XPath
6 2 (3.45%) XQuery
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PMP
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) P3O
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.90%) vSphere
2 4 (6.90%) vCloud
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) IBM
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) Altiris
5 1 (1.72%) Software AG
5 1 (1.72%) HP
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