The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.17% 17.83% 11.62%
As % of the General category 23.68% 40.00% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 11
Median daily rate £368 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.18% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £355 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.43 £36.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -6.32%
Finance
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 42.94% 44.59% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 58 40
Median daily rate £440 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £750 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £46.07 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.75% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £32.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £38.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Luton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 5 (19.23%) Validation
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) C++
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (15.38%) Ada
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) OOD
4 3 (11.54%) Back Office
4 3 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
5 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.69%) Facilities Management
5 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
5 2 (7.69%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) CAFM
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) iPhone

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (7.69%) VectorCAST
3 2 (7.69%) Xcode
4 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.85%) FogBugz
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Facilities Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Head of PMO
6 1 (3.85%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Verilog
3 1 (3.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) VxWorks
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Validation
3 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) UML
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) OOD
5 2 (7.69%) CAFM
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Facilities Management
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Signal Processing
5 2 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Ada
3 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) VCP5
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Civica
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Veeam
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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