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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 27.78% 51.56% 26.32%
As % of the General category 50.00% 91.67% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 8
Median daily rate £301 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £220 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £620 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
20 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 55.56% 56.25% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 11
Median daily rate £310 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.95% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £249 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £625 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

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 29 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 14 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) IIS
6 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) C#
7 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) SOAP
8 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.00%) XML Messaging
8 7 (20.00%) HP
8 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (20.00%) SDLC
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (17.14%) Wealth Management
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (17.14%) SLA
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (14.29%) Banking
10 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds

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 9 (25.71%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) QlikView
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (14.29%) Banking
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Applications Support
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 7 (20.00%) SOAP
5 7 (20.00%) XML Messaging
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
8 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET
8 2 (5.71%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) LINQ
8 2 (5.71%) RESTful
8 2 (5.71%) WCF
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Autofac
9 1 (2.86%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) SDLC
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Wealth Management
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.57%) Test Management
5 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.71%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) MKS