The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.58% 12.79% 9.43%
As % of the General category 22.73% 42.42% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 18
Median daily rate £375 £406 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £484 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.01 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +28.78%
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 66 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.95% 30.14% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 56
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -65.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (37.04%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) Data Transformation
3 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) CIMA
4 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
4 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) Siemens
6 2 (7.41%) Sage
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BW

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CO
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (7.41%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Sage 1000
2 1 (3.70%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (7.41%) MS Access
2 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Sage 500 Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Sage Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP FI Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) ODBC
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (18.52%) Data Transformation
2 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
3 4 (14.81%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Logistics
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) PLM
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
5 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CIMA
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MCDBA
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sage
3 2 (7.41%) Siemens
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.70%) Kaseya
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) VMware