The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 22 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.97% 17.36% 11.88%
As % of the General category 68.75% 52.27% 55.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 13
Average daily rate £333 £403 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% -5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £560 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

General Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 88 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.77% 33.21% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 57 20
Average daily rate £328 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Brighton region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Brighton region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (23.53%) Windows
1 16 (23.53%) VMware
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
2 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
3 13 (19.12%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) EMC
5 10 (14.71%) SAN
5 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (14.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (13.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (13.24%) DB2
6 9 (13.24%) Oracle
6 9 (13.24%) Java
6 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.24%) Cisco
6 9 (13.24%) Firewall
6 9 (13.24%) Palo Alto
7 8 (11.76%) Teradata
7 8 (11.76%) Project Management
7 8 (11.76%) IIS
8 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.29%) Reference Data
8 7 (10.29%) BDD
8 7 (10.29%) SharePoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (11.76%) IIS
2 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) SAS
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) AWD
1 1 (1.47%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) SAN
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (13.24%) Firewall
3 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) DB2
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) HBase
5 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Spark SQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
1 5 (7.35%) Selenium
1 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) Gradle
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) JMeter
3 1 (1.47%) jMock
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.06%) Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Billing
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Finance Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Data Modeller
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Technician
5 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) COM+
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) Ajax
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Avro
3 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.47%) Java EE
3 1 (1.47%) JMS
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) Spring
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Reference Data
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) iSeries
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.76%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) BDD
4 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.29%) TDD
5 6 (8.82%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
5 6 (8.82%) Physical Data Model
5 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.35%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) Analytics
7 4 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 4 (5.88%) Data Management
7 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.88%) High Availability
7 4 (5.88%) OOP
7 4 (5.88%) QA Automation
7 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) VB
4 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.94%) C
5 2 (2.94%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) C++
5 2 (2.94%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) Ruby
5 2 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (1.47%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.47%) Groovy
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) VB6
6 1 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.88%) ISEB
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CISMP
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.35%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) FATCA
3 2 (2.94%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.41%) NetCrunch
3 2 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.94%) Mesos
3 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) VMware
2 10 (14.71%) EMC
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco
3 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Palo Alto
4 8 (11.76%) Teradata
5 3 (4.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.41%) HP
5 3 (4.41%) LANDesk
5 3 (4.41%) Splunk
6 2 (2.94%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.47%) Rally
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