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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 28.89% 21.62% 20.83%
As % of the General category 59.09% 50.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £445 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% +11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £39.10 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 48.89% 43.24% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Average daily rate £240 £338 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £477 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £27.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £39.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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 24 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (41.18%) Java
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) IBM
3 11 (32.35%) Banking
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
4 9 (26.47%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
5 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
6 7 (20.59%) MS Office
6 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.65%) UNIX
7 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (11.76%) Middleware
9 4 (11.76%) XML
9 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 4 (11.76%) WebFOCUS
10 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) CICS
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) NAS
2 1 (2.94%) CTI
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) WebFOCUS
3 3 (8.82%) DB2
3 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Lombardi
General
1 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) ISPF
4 1 (2.94%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE
5 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Use Case
5 3 (8.82%) Release Management
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) JCL
4 2 (5.88%) COBOL
4 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) RACF
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) IBM
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 3 (8.82%) Teradata
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.88%) Software AG
5 2 (5.88%) BMC
5 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) webMethods
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.94%) Syncsort
6 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya
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