The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 30 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 6.90% 21.95% 33.79%
As % of the General category 40.91% 75.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 45
Median daily rate £565 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £293 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £475 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
Finance
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 16.86% 29.27% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 52
Median daily rate £350 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £469 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) Migration
4 6 (13.95%) Law
4 6 (13.95%) Scrum
4 6 (13.95%) TDD
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
4 6 (13.95%) BDD
5 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) SSL
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
6 4 (9.30%) ETL
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.30%) Internet
6 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.30%) ProxySG
6 4 (9.30%) BIG-IP
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) BIG-IP
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
1 4 (9.30%) Network Security
1 4 (9.30%) SSL
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 3 (6.98%) IPsec
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.33%) GIS
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.98%) Hudson
2 3 (6.98%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (13.95%) Law
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Local Government
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Leader
3 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Build Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Business Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Data Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Project Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) J2EE
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) BDD
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) TDD
4 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) ETL
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Contract Management
6 3 (6.98%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ECIH
2 1 (2.33%) GCIH
2 1 (2.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.30%) F5
4 4 (9.30%) Guidewire
5 3 (6.98%) FireEye
5 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 3 (6.98%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Facebook
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.33%) Motorola