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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 62 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.18% 12.96% 12.46%
As % of the General category 66.67% 51.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 24
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£325 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £314 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.75 - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -1.16%
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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
93 90 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.27% 25.35% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 58
Average daily rate £346 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £13.89 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.98% +13.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 31 (27.68%) SQL
2 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.32%) PRINCE2
4 24 (21.43%) ITIL
5 20 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (16.96%) Banking
6 19 (16.96%) MS Project
7 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (16.07%) Project Management
8 17 (15.18%) Oracle
9 16 (14.29%) Migration
10 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 14 (12.50%) MS Office
10 14 (12.50%) Windows
11 13 (11.61%) Data Centre
12 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (10.71%) PMI
12 12 (10.71%) PMP
12 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
13 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
13 11 (9.82%) Degree
14 10 (8.93%) .NET
14 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.04%) Software Delivery
15 9 (8.04%) SAP
16 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.14%) CRM
16 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3 (2.68%) Confluence
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Project
2 14 (12.50%) MS Office
3 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.68%) Agresso
2 3 (2.68%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.89%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.68%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.68%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.89%) Essbase
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.89%) Selenium
3 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (16.96%) Banking
2 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Front Office
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Analyst
2 30 (26.79%) Project Manager
3 26 (23.21%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) Architect
5 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.25%) DBA
6 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.36%) SQL DBA
8 5 (4.46%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Release Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.68%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Project Administrator
11 2 (1.79%) SAP Project Manager
11 2 (1.79%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) Web Services
2 2 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) Middleware
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.89%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.71%) PMI
3 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) GIS
4 2 (1.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) SCADA
5 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) PRINCE2
2 24 (21.43%) ITIL
3 20 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.07%) Project Management
5 16 (14.29%) Migration
6 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.04%) Software Delivery
9 8 (7.14%) User Stories
9 8 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.14%) CRM
10 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.36%) Scrum
10 6 (5.36%) Wealth Management
11 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.46%) Market Research
11 5 (4.46%) TOGAF
11 5 (4.46%) Service Management
12 4 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.68%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.46%) Java
4 2 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.89%) VBA
5 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) PMP
1 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
2 11 (9.82%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) ISEB
3 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.89%) MCSA
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) GAMP
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
3 9 (8.04%) SAP
4 2 (1.79%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.79%) Citrix
4 2 (1.79%) Ariba
4 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.89%) BT
5 1 (0.89%) FatWire
5 1 (0.89%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) Northgate
5 1 (0.89%) Infor
5 1 (0.89%) Pega
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.89%) hybris
5 1 (0.89%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.89%) Retek
5 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe
5 1 (0.89%) Sun
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