The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 13.33% 27.27% 3.03%
As % of the General category 30.77% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -14.11%
Finance
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

General Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 43.33% 27.27% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £490
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 £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of contract jobs across the St Albans region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the St Albans region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Finance
Top 10 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 2 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Primavera
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Primavera
General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) ERP Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) ERP Support
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle