The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 81 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 33.33% 16.25% 19.52%
As % of the General category 77.88% 74.19% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 36 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 62 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 42.80% 21.91% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 74
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £35.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells +8 12 £556 +58.92% 9
Maidstone +2 8 £313 -10.71% 2
Chatham - 5 £345 -
Tonbridge +2 3 £355 - 1
West Malling - 3 £275 - 1
Folkestone - 3 £400 - 1
Dartford +2 2 £198 -8.13% 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Finance.

1 42 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.30%) SQL
3 27 (15.98%) Project Management
4 23 (13.61%) Microsoft
5 22 (13.02%) MS Excel
6 21 (12.43%) .NET
7 19 (11.24%) Java
7 19 (11.24%) PRINCE2
7 19 (11.24%) Banking
8 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.65%) Windows
9 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
10 16 (9.47%) JavaScript
10 16 (9.47%) C#
10 16 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (9.47%) PaaS
10 16 (9.47%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (8.88%) Heroku
11 15 (8.88%) Ruby
11 15 (8.88%) Investment Management
11 15 (8.88%) Go
11 15 (8.88%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (8.88%) TDD
11 15 (8.88%) MS Office
12 14 (8.28%) ITIL
12 14 (8.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (7.69%) Degree
13 13 (7.69%) Oracle
14 12 (7.10%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 15 (8.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (5.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.96%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) SAS
6 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.88%) MS Office
3 14 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (7.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.18%) Sonata
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) HFM
2 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.47%) PaaS
2 15 (8.88%) Heroku
3 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) Internet
2 5 (2.96%) AMQP
3 3 (1.78%) LAN
3 3 (1.78%) WAN
4 2 (1.18%) Firewall
4 2 (1.18%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.18%) SAN
5 1 (0.59%) 3G
5 1 (0.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
5 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (5.92%) Redis
4 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.78%) DataStage
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) JIRA
2 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.96%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.78%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.78%) Subversion
4 3 (1.78%) TestComplete
4 3 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (11.24%) Banking
2 8 (4.73%) Advertising
3 6 (3.55%) Retail
4 4 (2.37%) Legal
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.78%) Marketing
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.18%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (27.81%) Analyst
2 44 (26.04%) Developer
3 38 (22.49%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.28%) Test Analyst
5 13 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.92%) .NET Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.92%) SQL Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) Architect
8 8 (4.73%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) Cloud Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Manual Test Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.43%) .NET
2 16 (9.47%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (7.10%) HTML
4 9 (5.33%) CSS
4 9 (5.33%) Web Services
5 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.14%) Spring
7 5 (2.96%) JMS
7 5 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (2.37%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.78%) DHTML
9 3 (1.78%) WCF
9 3 (1.78%) XML
10 2 (1.18%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.18%) Swing
10 2 (1.18%) WinForms
10 2 (1.18%) WPF
11 1 (0.59%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.59%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.96%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.96%) Clustering
4 4 (2.37%) AS400
4 4 (2.37%) PMI
5 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Equities
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.59%) Informatics
7 1 (0.59%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.65%) Windows
2 7 (4.14%) Windows 7
2 7 (4.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.98%) Project Management
3 19 (11.24%) PRINCE2
4 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
5 16 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (8.88%) Investment Management
6 15 (8.88%) TDD
7 14 (8.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (8.28%) ITIL
8 12 (7.10%) ETL
9 11 (6.51%) DevOps
9 11 (6.51%) Migration
10 9 (5.33%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.33%) High Availability
10 9 (5.33%) MVC
10 9 (5.33%) SDLC
10 9 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.73%) Data Protection
11 8 (4.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) SQL
2 19 (11.24%) Java
3 16 (9.47%) C#
3 16 (9.47%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.88%) Go
4 15 (8.88%) Ruby
5 11 (6.51%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.92%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.73%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.73%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.55%) C
8 6 (3.55%) C++
8 6 (3.55%) Perl
9 5 (2.96%) COBOL
10 3 (1.78%) VB
10 3 (1.78%) VBScript
11 2 (1.18%) RPG
11 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.37%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.78%) ISEB
4 3 (1.78%) MCSE
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.18%) CISA
5 2 (1.18%) CISM
5 2 (1.18%) CISSP
5 2 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.18%) MCP
5 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.59%) HNC
6 1 (0.59%) MCDST
6 1 (0.59%) MCITP
6 1 (0.59%) MCSA
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) MiFID
2 8 (4.73%) FATCA
3 7 (4.14%) SLA
4 4 (2.37%) UCITS
5 3 (1.78%) COBIT
6 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.18%) QA
6 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) vSphere
2 8 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.96%) Docker
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.96%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) Nessus
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) SCCM
4 1 (0.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle
3 8 (4.73%) ServiceNow
4 7 (4.14%) Avaya
5 5 (2.96%) VMware
6 4 (2.37%) Citrix
7 3 (1.78%) iManage
7 3 (1.78%) SAP
8 2 (1.18%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) Informatica
8 2 (1.18%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.18%) IronPort
8 2 (1.18%) Siebel
8 2 (1.18%) Symantec
9 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos
9 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.59%) Intel
9 1 (0.59%) Remedy
9 1 (0.59%) Sage
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Aston Scott Group Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago