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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 14 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 55 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.64% 12.91% 17.13%
As % of the General category 46.55% 43.31% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 54
Average daily rate £413 £538 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
Finance
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
58 127 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.71% 29.81% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 106 118
Average daily rate £400 £538 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +47.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £30.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -32.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

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 28 April 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.15%) Linux
5 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Project Planning
7 7 (14.89%) Banking
7 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
8 6 (12.77%) Thunderhead
8 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
8 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.77%) Guidewire
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) MS Project
9 5 (10.64%) MS Office
9 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (8.51%) HP
10 4 (8.51%) Java
10 4 (8.51%) SQL
10 4 (8.51%) CRM
10 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
10 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
10 4 (8.51%) SDLC
10 4 (8.51%) Project Governance
11 3 (6.38%) RESTful
11 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (6.38%) Git (software)

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 5 (10.64%) MS Project
3 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) IPsec
3 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.13%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.89%) Banking
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Coordinator
3 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
3 4 (8.51%) PMO Coordinator
3 4 (8.51%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Junior
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) RESTful
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.13%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.26%) Physics
3 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.02%) Project Planning
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) CRM
7 4 (8.51%) Project Governance
7 4 (8.51%) SDLC
8 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) Data Security
8 3 (6.38%) Dependency Management
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Budget Control
9 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Java
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) CAPM
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ACCA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) CCSA
4 1 (2.13%) CCSE
4 1 (2.13%) CIMA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) HND
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Guidewire
2 6 (12.77%) Thunderhead
3 4 (8.51%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.13%) Capita
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) Embarcadero
5 1 (2.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Nokia
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Xerox
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