The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Essex / Southend-on-Sea
Rank 19 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 8.33% 8.11% 8.82%
As % of the General category 71.43% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £489 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.48% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £363 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £523 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +54.54%

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

General Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 11.67% 8.11% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £489 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.48% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £363 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £523 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) PVCS
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Dropwizard
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft