The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 65 49 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.84% 13.03% 19.29%
As % of the General category 54.62% 60.49% 69.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 49
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 81 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.83% 21.54% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 76
Average daily rate £340 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £239 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.89 £10.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.98% +28.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £13.89 £11.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 29 (28.71%) SQL
2 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
3 24 (23.76%) ITIL
4 20 (19.80%) Oracle
5 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
5 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (17.82%) Project Management
7 16 (15.84%) Migration
7 16 (15.84%) Data Centre
8 15 (14.85%) Windows
9 14 (13.86%) MS Office
9 14 (13.86%) SAP
9 14 (13.86%) Banking
10 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Management
10 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (12.87%) MS Project
10 13 (12.87%) PMI
10 13 (12.87%) PMP
10 13 (12.87%) PMI Certification
11 11 (10.89%) User Stories
11 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.91%) Degree
13 9 (8.91%) Wealth Management
14 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (7.92%) Software Delivery
15 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
15 7 (6.93%) CRM
15 7 (6.93%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) Confluence
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Office
2 13 (12.87%) MS Project
3 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.97%) Agresso
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) WAN
1 1 (0.99%) VPN
1 1 (0.99%) SSL
1 1 (0.99%) Firewall
1 1 (0.99%) Wireless
1 1 (0.99%) IPsec
1 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
1 1 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.99%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.94%) SAP BI
3 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.99%) Sqoop
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) MS Access
4 1 (0.99%) Essbase
4 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
2 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.86%) Banking
2 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Business Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) Project Manager
4 18 (17.82%) Architect
5 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (8.91%) Data Architect
7 8 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.93%) DBA
9 6 (5.94%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Implementation Manager
10 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Lead Business Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Lead Architect
11 4 (3.96%) Release Manager
12 3 (2.97%) Consultant
12 3 (2.97%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) Middleware
2 3 (2.97%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.98%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.99%) Kafka
4 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.87%) PMI
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Social Media
5 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.97%) SCADA
6 2 (1.98%) GIS
6 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Physics
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
7 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
2 24 (23.76%) ITIL
3 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.82%) Project Management
5 16 (15.84%) Migration
6 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (10.89%) User Stories
7 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.91%) Wealth Management
10 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (7.92%) Software Delivery
11 7 (6.93%) CRM
12 6 (5.94%) ERP
12 6 (5.94%) Requirements Management
12 6 (5.94%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (5.94%) Data Governance
13 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.71%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.97%) Java
4 1 (0.99%) Ruby
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) PMP
1 13 (12.87%) PMI Certification
2 9 (8.91%) Degree
3 5 (4.95%) ISEB
4 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) GAMP
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.99%) vSphere
1 1 (0.99%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Oracle
2 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.86%) SAP
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe
4 3 (2.97%) FatWire
4 3 (2.97%) Pega
4 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.97%) hybris
4 3 (2.97%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.97%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) Juniper
6 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.99%) Nokia
6 1 (0.99%) Retek
6 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) Intel
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
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