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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Hertfordshire / Rickmansworth
Rank 9 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 15.00% 31.82% 50.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% 43.75% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 21
Median daily rate £310 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +60.60%

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
3 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 15.00% 72.73% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 21
Median daily rate £310 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 19 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 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
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
3 3 (37.50%) ATDD
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) JBehave
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian

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
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) JBehave
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
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%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Product Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) ATDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
1 1 (12.50%) SEPA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft