The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 67 128 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.59% 26.61% 23.98%
As % of the General category 47.18% 67.37% 68.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 68
Median daily rate £423 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £234 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +54.54%

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
142 190 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.27% 39.50% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 115 87
Median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £242 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford 0 8 £400 +18.51%
Basildon - 8 £300 -
Colchester +1 6 £400 +6.66% 1
Southend-on-Sea -3 5 £489 +18.48%
Brentwood -6 3 - - 2
Halstead - 1 £415 -
Witham - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.94%) SAP
3 36 (26.47%) Telecoms
4 35 (25.74%) Manufacturing
5 34 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (24.26%) Marketing
7 32 (23.53%) Programme Management
8 28 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
9 27 (19.85%) Scrum
10 26 (19.12%) Electronics
10 26 (19.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 25 (18.38%) SOA
11 25 (18.38%) Oracle
12 23 (16.91%) TDD
13 18 (13.24%) Project Management
13 18 (13.24%) Java
13 18 (13.24%) PRINCE2
13 18 (13.24%) MS Excel
14 17 (12.50%) ITIL
14 17 (12.50%) SOAP
14 17 (12.50%) Web Services
14 17 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (11.76%) Degree
15 16 (11.76%) DevOps
16 15 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (10.29%) Coaching
18 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
18 13 (9.56%) Windows
19 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
19 12 (8.82%) Migration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.21%) Mule
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.88%) MS Project
4 7 (5.15%) MS Office
5 5 (3.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (19.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.68%) SAP CO
2 5 (3.68%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.47%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.74%) Summit
6 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Internet
1 8 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.15%) LAN
2 7 (5.15%) WAN
3 5 (3.68%) Firewall
3 5 (3.68%) Wireless
4 4 (2.94%) HTTP
5 3 (2.21%) SSL
6 2 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.47%) DSL
6 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.47%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.47%) MPLS
6 2 (1.47%) SAN
6 2 (1.47%) VLAN
6 2 (1.47%) VPN
6 2 (1.47%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.21%) Essbase
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.21%) QlikView
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) GIS
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) IDMS
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) SoapUI
2 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.68%) JIRA
3 4 (2.94%) AccuRev
4 3 (2.21%) Maven
5 2 (1.47%) JMeter
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.74%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.74%) PVCS
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 35 (25.74%) Manufacturing
3 33 (24.26%) Marketing
4 26 (19.12%) Electronics
5 11 (8.09%) Banking
6 7 (5.15%) Automotive
7 6 (4.41%) Legal
8 4 (2.94%) Billing
9 2 (1.47%) Advertising
9 2 (1.47%) German Language
9 2 (1.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.74%) Law
10 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (26.47%) Analyst
2 21 (15.44%) Project Manager
3 14 (10.29%) Architect
3 14 (10.29%) Developer
4 11 (8.09%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) Consultant
6 9 (6.62%) Financial Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.88%) Test Automation Specialist
7 8 (5.88%) Test Specialist
8 7 (5.15%) Security Officer
9 6 (4.41%) Development Manager
9 6 (4.41%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Functional Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.68%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) SOA Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.50%) SOAP
1 17 (12.50%) Web Services
2 9 (6.62%) .NET
2 9 (6.62%) RESTful
3 7 (5.15%) J2EE
3 7 (5.15%) JSON
3 7 (5.15%) Middleware
4 6 (4.41%) XSLT
5 5 (3.68%) Play Framework
5 5 (3.68%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (3.68%) Swagger
6 3 (2.21%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.21%) JAX-WS
6 3 (2.21%) JMS
6 3 (2.21%) JPA
7 2 (1.47%) HTML
7 2 (1.47%) MDX
7 2 (1.47%) REST
7 2 (1.47%) XML
8 1 (0.74%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.68%) PMI
4 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.21%) NHS
5 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.47%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.47%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Fintech
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.56%) Windows
2 9 (6.62%) Linux
3 6 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.21%) AIX
6 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.21%) Solaris
6 3 (2.21%) Unix
7 2 (1.47%) CentOS
7 2 (1.47%) Fedora
7 2 (1.47%) VME
7 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.74%) MVS
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 28 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
5 27 (19.85%) Scrum
6 25 (18.38%) SOA
7 23 (16.91%) TDD
8 18 (13.24%) PRINCE2
8 18 (13.24%) Project Management
9 17 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (12.50%) ITIL
10 16 (11.76%) DevOps
11 15 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (10.29%) Coaching
13 12 (8.82%) Migration
13 12 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (8.09%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.62%) Information Security
15 9 (6.62%) Integration Testing
15 9 (6.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.24%) Java
2 11 (8.09%) SQL
3 6 (4.41%) ABAP
3 6 (4.41%) C#
4 5 (3.68%) Ruby
4 5 (3.68%) XPath
5 3 (2.21%) Perl
5 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.47%) Python
6 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) COBOL
7 1 (0.74%) Groovy
7 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 9 (6.62%) CISSP
3 7 (5.15%) CISM
3 7 (5.15%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.15%) PMP
4 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.68%) SSCP
5 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.21%) CCNP
6 3 (2.21%) MCSE
6 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.47%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.47%) CCA
7 2 (1.47%) CISA
7 2 (1.47%) ISEB
7 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.47%) MCP
7 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) IFRS
4 1 (0.74%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.74%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Control-M
1 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) SAP
2 25 (18.38%) Oracle
3 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.15%) Citrix
5 5 (3.68%) Dell
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
6 4 (2.94%) Cisco
6 4 (2.94%) WSO2
7 3 (2.21%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (2.21%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.21%) IBM
8 2 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.47%) EMC
8 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.74%) F5
9 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.74%) Infor
9 1 (0.74%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.74%) webMethods
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