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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 18 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.20% 8.37% 12.14%
As % of the General category 23.21% 33.33% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 42
Median daily rate £375 £525 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.83 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.40% +62.60%

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
56 66 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.40% 25.10% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 106
Median daily rate £400 £401 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% -27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.63% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management
4 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 4 (8.89%) PMO
5 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.89%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) SaaS
6 3 (6.67%) Solvency II
6 3 (6.67%) REST
6 3 (6.67%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
6 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.67%) Back Office
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) LDAP
6 3 (6.67%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (13.33%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Finance Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Finance Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) REST
1 3 (6.67%) SOAP
1 3 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
4 4 (8.89%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
5 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Data Management
5 3 (6.67%) ERP
5 3 (6.67%) ETL
5 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) VBA
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.44%) Groovy
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) AAT
2 1 (2.22%) ACCA
2 1 (2.22%) CCDP
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.22%) VMware