The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 15.38% 10.00% 6.67%
As % of the General category 25.00% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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 M4 Corridor region.

General Category
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 61.54% 30.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £410 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% +11.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of contract jobs across the M4 Corridor region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the M4 Corridor region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the M4 Corridor region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 26 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (62.50%) ADSL
1 5 (62.50%) ISDN
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) PSTN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) SNMP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) MPLS
1 5 (62.50%) ICMP
1 5 (62.50%) X.25
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
1 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) ADSL
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) ICMP
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
1 5 (62.50%) ISDN
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) MPLS
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) PSTN
1 5 (62.50%) SNMP
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) X.25
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Support
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Support
1 5 (62.50%) Network Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) CRM Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Security
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Cyberoam
1 5 (62.50%) F5