The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 16 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 30.19% 10.00% 29.63%
As % of the General category 84.21% 33.33% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £375 £335 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -22.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
Finance
Kent

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

General Category
Tunbridge Wells
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 35.85% 30.00% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
Median daily rate £375 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £230 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £413 £440
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 £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tunbridge Wells region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Data Security
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (13.79%) ISEB
5 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Siebel
6 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
6 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) SAN
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.34%) IIS
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) CSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) QlikView
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.90%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) WCF
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Economics
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Data Security
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Test Management
5 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Siebel
5 2 (6.90%) Informatica
5 2 (6.90%) IronPort
6 1 (3.45%) AppSense
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) Ektron
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat