The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 16.77% 10.27% 34.86%
As % of the General category 37.68% 38.46% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 12
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £350 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £413 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
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 Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 44.52% 26.71% 50.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 24
Median daily rate £413 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £164 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 10 (20.83%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) Web Services
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) CSS
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 5 (10.42%) Sybase
7 4 (8.33%) .NET
7 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.33%) CMS
7 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 4 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) Workflow
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.25%) Spring
8 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) SOA
8 3 (6.25%) J2EE

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (8.33%) CMS
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) DNN
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Lawson
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) DataStage
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Local Government
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Administration Assistant
4 4 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Sybase Developer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Assistant
5 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.25%) J2EE
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.17%) AWT
5 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 2 (4.17%) Regular Expression
5 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.17%) Swing
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.08%) Middleware
6 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) RIA
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
2 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) SOA
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL
7 2 (4.17%) ITSM
7 2 (4.17%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
1 5 (10.42%) Sybase
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) JDA
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) IFS
4 1 (2.08%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
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