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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 67 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.81% 13.67% 17.39%
As % of the General category 53.17% 55.07% 62.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 27
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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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
126 69 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.67% 24.82% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 50 36
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Banking
3 28 (25.69%) SQL
4 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
5 21 (19.27%) Windows
6 20 (18.35%) Data Management
7 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
7 17 (15.60%) SharePoint
7 17 (15.60%) VMware
8 16 (14.68%) Scrum
9 15 (13.76%) IIS
9 15 (13.76%) Active Directory
10 14 (12.84%) Informatica
11 13 (11.93%) Change Control
12 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (11.01%) Project Management
12 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
13 11 (10.09%) SAN
13 11 (10.09%) MS Visio
13 11 (10.09%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
14 10 (9.17%) Retail
14 10 (9.17%) Data Quality
14 10 (9.17%) MS Project
14 10 (9.17%) Java
14 10 (9.17%) .NET
15 9 (8.26%) MS Office
15 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (15.60%) SharePoint
2 15 (13.76%) IIS
3 6 (5.50%) SAS
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.92%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) MS Visio
2 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (9.17%) MS Project
4 9 (8.26%) MS Office
5 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
1 1 (0.92%) PaaS
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
1 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) SAN
2 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
3 3 (2.75%) LAN
4 2 (1.83%) WAN
5 1 (0.92%) DHCP
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) DNS
5 1 (0.92%) WLAN
5 1 (0.92%) NAS
5 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) PowerCenter
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) DB2
8 1 (0.92%) OLAP
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.50%) Selenium
3 5 (4.59%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.59%) JIRA
4 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.67%) IntelliJ
4 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.67%) TestNG
5 3 (2.75%) Maven
6 2 (1.83%) ERwin
6 2 (1.83%) Toad
6 2 (1.83%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.83%) Firebug
6 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.92%) MSTest
7 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (26.61%) Banking
2 10 (9.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Local Government
4 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
2 17 (15.60%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Data Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Tester
8 6 (5.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Administrator
8 6 (5.50%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (4.59%) Informatica Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.67%) Data Business Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.75%) Agile Coach
11 3 (2.75%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.75%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
2 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (2.75%) jQuery
3 3 (2.75%) RESTful
3 3 (2.75%) HTML5
3 3 (2.75%) CSS
3 3 (2.75%) Web Services
3 3 (2.75%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) XML
4 2 (1.83%) COM+
5 1 (0.92%) JSON
5 1 (0.92%) WCF
5 1 (0.92%) SAML
5 1 (0.92%) Middleware
5 1 (0.92%) Spring
5 1 (0.92%) OAuth
5 1 (0.92%) REST
5 1 (0.92%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.75%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Windows
2 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.83%) zOS
7 1 (0.92%) UNIX
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.35%) Data Management
3 16 (14.68%) Scrum
4 13 (11.93%) Change Control
5 12 (11.01%) Project Management
6 11 (10.09%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.34%) TDD
7 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.34%) ETL
8 6 (5.50%) MVC
8 6 (5.50%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.59%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.59%) Analytics
9 5 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.59%) ETL Development
10 4 (3.67%) Migration
10 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) Java
3 7 (6.42%) C#
3 7 (6.42%) VB
4 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.83%) C
8 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.83%) CISM
3 2 (1.83%) ISEB
3 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.42%) QA
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) vCloud
3 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) NetCrunch
3 1 (0.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) VMware
2 14 (12.84%) Informatica
3 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.42%) EMC
5 5 (4.59%) Teradata
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle
7 3 (2.75%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) IBM
8 2 (1.83%) Sybase
8 2 (1.83%) SAP
8 2 (1.83%) HP
8 2 (1.83%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.83%) Splunk
8 2 (1.83%) CA
9 1 (0.92%) Citrix
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