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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Essex / Southend-on-Sea
Rank 17 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 7.69% 4.65% -
As % of the General category 80.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £388 £481 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% -
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 £28.00 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +66.66%

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
5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 9.62% 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £388 £481 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 23 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT

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%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
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%) 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%) Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
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%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
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%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) 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%) MAPM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) 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