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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.29% 6.76% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 62.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£448 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +18.61%
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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
4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.29% 10.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £448 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle