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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 8.33% 6.06% 9.09%
As % of the General category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £583 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +15.15%
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
4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 16.67% 6.06% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £583 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 25 July 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%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Line 500
3 1 (20.00%) Sage 1000
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Line 500
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
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%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (20.00%) ODBC
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP