The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Tonbridge 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Tonbridge region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 60.00% 80.00% 28.57%
As % of the General category 85.71% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £475 £475 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +245.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £140
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.61% -22.44%
General Category
Tonbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 70.00% 80.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £375 £475 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +239.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
Kent

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Tonbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Tonbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Tonbridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Tonbridge

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Tonbridge

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Database Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase