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 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
South East / Middlesex
Rank 5 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 19 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.73% 6.63% 6.15%
As % of the General category 52.78% 21.15% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
Median daily rate £480 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £280 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £480 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.91% 31.33% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 19
Median daily rate £435 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.29%
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 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 February 2017.

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 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 21 (52.50%) Legal
2 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (27.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle
5 10 (25.00%) Windows
6 9 (22.50%) MVC
6 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
6 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) MySQL
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
6 9 (22.50%) Web Services
6 9 (22.50%) Mule ESB
6 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (22.50%) Java EE
6 9 (22.50%) Mule
6 9 (22.50%) Spring
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco
7 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 7 (17.50%) Sophos
8 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.50%) Dell
8 7 (17.50%) Citrix
8 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis

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 9 (22.50%) Mule
1 9 (22.50%) Mule ESB
1 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Maximo
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Primavera
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) MPLS
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 21 (52.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 7 (17.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support
4 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Master Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) SCCM Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) CSS
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
1 9 (22.50%) Java EE
1 9 (22.50%) Spring
1 9 (22.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (22.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Demand Management
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Change Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) WSUS
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) Dell
4 7 (17.50%) Sophos
5 4 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (5.00%) Adobe
6 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.50%) IBM