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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 12 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.93% 4.55% 8.49%
As % of the General category 43.75% 20.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £320 £245 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £233 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £329 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £38.17 £57.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.32% -33.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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
32 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.70% 22.73% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 10
Median daily rate £333 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £401 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 6
Median hourly rate £46.50 £28.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £32.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) CakePHP
3 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) PHP
3 12 (24.00%) OO PHP
4 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (20.00%) MVC
5 9 (18.00%) Change Management
5 9 (18.00%) Windows
5 9 (18.00%) AIX
5 9 (18.00%) Linux
5 9 (18.00%) VMware
6 8 (16.00%) MySQL
7 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.00%) Change Control
8 6 (12.00%) SWIFT
8 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (12.00%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.00%) Citrix
8 6 (12.00%) SAN
8 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (12.00%) DB2
9 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (10.00%) Mentoring

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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) PCoIP
2 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) DB2
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) HeidiSQL
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (4.00%) JUnit
1 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (4.00%) Robot Framework
1 2 (4.00%) Selenium
1 2 (4.00%) TestNG
1 2 (4.00%) Toad
1 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 7 (14.00%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Project Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Test Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Project Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) CakePHP
2 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
3 2 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) SWIFT
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) AIX
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) SUSE
5 1 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) OO PHP
3 10 (20.00%) MVC
4 9 (18.00%) Change Management
5 7 (14.00%) Change Control
5 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) People Management
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Programme Governance
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.00%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) System Testing
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) PHP
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) Ada
4 2 (4.00%) Ada 83
4 2 (4.00%) Ada 95
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) PMP
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) HND
2 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.00%) MCTS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) NFS
4 2 (4.00%) Samba
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) NETGEAR
5 2 (4.00%) T-Plan
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle