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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.60% 9.18% 28.26%
As % of the General category 54.32% 48.65% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 29
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£413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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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
81 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 32.40% 18.88% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 33
Average daily rate £400 £394 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £546 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -31.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Project Management
3 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 13 (15.85%) Banking
5 11 (13.41%) HTML
5 11 (13.41%) .NET
6 9 (10.98%) C#
6 9 (10.98%) Data Management
6 9 (10.98%) Time Management
6 9 (10.98%) WCF
7 8 (9.76%) jQuery
7 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.76%) CSS
7 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.54%) SQL
8 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (7.32%) MVC
10 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.10%) Games
10 5 (6.10%) PRINCE
10 5 (6.10%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.10%) Selenium
10 5 (6.10%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.10%) Line Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (3.66%) CMS
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Project
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) VoIP
1 1 (1.22%) SAN
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) MPLS
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) OLAP
2 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.66%) SAP BI
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (3.66%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) Selenium
3 2 (2.44%) NUnit
3 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.44%) Moq
4 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Toad
4 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.22%) ERwin
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.85%) Banking
2 5 (6.10%) Games
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Project Manager
1 24 (29.27%) Analyst
2 18 (21.95%) Business Analyst
3 17 (20.73%) Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Architect
4 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) PMO Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Reference Data Business Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
1 11 (13.41%) .NET
2 9 (10.98%) WCF
3 8 (9.76%) jQuery
3 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
3 8 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (9.76%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
5 3 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.22%) Web Services
6 1 (1.22%) XML
6 1 (1.22%) XSD
6 1 (1.22%) XSLT
6 1 (1.22%) XHTML
6 1 (1.22%) SAML
6 1 (1.22%) Middleware
6 1 (1.22%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) CSS3
6 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) W3C
3 1 (1.22%) Replication
3 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.22%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.22%) Statistics
3 1 (1.22%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Project Management
3 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 9 (10.98%) Time Management
4 9 (10.98%) Data Management
5 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) MVC
8 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.10%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.10%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) Line Management
9 4 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.88%) Use Case
9 4 (4.88%) OOP
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) C#
2 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.54%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) VB
4 2 (2.44%) VB6
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) ISEB
2 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) VCP4
4 1 (1.22%) APMP
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.66%) Business Objects
1 3 (3.66%) SAP
1 3 (3.66%) Cognos
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) IBM
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe
3 1 (1.22%) CA
3 1 (1.22%) CommVault
3 1 (1.22%) Open Text
3 1 (1.22%) RedDot
3 1 (1.22%) Teradata
3 1 (1.22%) Google
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