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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 18.75% 7.14% 9.43%
As % of the General category 100.00% 100.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Finance
Essex

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
3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 18.75% 7.14% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £428 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £448 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sage