The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 40 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.39% 8.87% 8.47%
As % of the General category 76.92% 34.38% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 8
Median daily rate £375 £413 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £362 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £564 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.81% 25.81% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 18
Median daily rate £345 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £365 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +92.30%
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 Portsmouth

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 16 (31.37%) PHP
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) CakePHP
2 14 (27.45%) OO PHP
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 10 (19.61%) Change Management
4 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
5 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
5 8 (15.69%) MySQL
6 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
6 7 (13.73%) People Management
7 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.76%) VMware
7 6 (11.76%) Windows
8 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) Linux
8 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.80%) System Testing
8 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (9.80%) Change Control
8 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.84%) Robot Framework
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
9 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) BGP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) OSPF
3 2 (3.92%) PCoIP
3 2 (3.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.96%) SNMP
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) PHPUnit
1 4 (7.84%) Robot Framework
1 4 (7.84%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
2 3 (5.88%) JUnit
2 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
2 3 (5.88%) TestNG
2 3 (5.88%) Toad
2 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
2 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) PHP Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Project Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Project Support Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) CakePHP
2 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) jQuery
3 4 (7.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) AIX
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) SUSE
6 1 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (27.45%) OO PHP
2 10 (19.61%) Change Management
2 10 (19.61%) MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
4 7 (13.73%) People Management
5 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.80%) Change Control
6 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) System Testing
6 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) RAD
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) PHP
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) CCDP
2 2 (3.92%) CCNP
2 2 (3.92%) CCSA
2 2 (3.92%) CCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) NFS
3 2 (3.92%) Samba
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (3.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (3.92%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) T-Plan
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) BMC
5 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) NETGEAR
5 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Acronis
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) F5
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.96%) Symantec