The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Brentwood region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 43.75% 12.90% 33.33%
As % of the General category 77.78% 30.77% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.25% 41.94% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £325 £725
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -55.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +5.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Essex

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 April 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
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 18 April 2014.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (41.94%) SQL
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) Banking
5 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) MS Office
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
6 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 6 (19.35%) UNIX
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.90%) Middleware
9 4 (12.90%) IIS
9 4 (12.90%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) MCSE
10 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) SMTP
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (29.03%) Banking
2 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) AS400
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Project Management
1 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
1 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.68%) Use Case
3 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
4 2 (6.45%) Logistics
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.45%) OO
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCSE
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCSM
2 2 (6.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.45%) XenServer
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) JBoss
6 2 (6.45%) MKS
6 2 (6.45%) BMC
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
6 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
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