The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.69% - 31.71%
As % of the General category 75.00% - 60.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 26
Median daily rate £304 - £378
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 - £475
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 £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 5 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 27.59% 25.00% 52.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 33
Median daily rate £304 - £358
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +38.09%
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 Rickmansworth

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) JBehave
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Maven

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JBehave
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Product Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
1 1 (12.50%) SEPA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian