Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 6 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 34.67% 12.77% 38.73%
As % of the General category 50.98% 27.27% 59.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 25
Brentwood median daily rate £323 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £284 £363 £201
90th Percentile £400 £388 £670
Essex median daily rate £513 £430 £375
% change year-on-year +19.19% +14.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Brentwood median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% - +3.28%
10th Percentile £26.24 £18.75 £18.46
90th Percentile £44.25 £34.05 £40.05
Essex median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% +5.26% +15.15%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Brentwood
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 51 22 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 68.00% 46.81% 64.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 44
Brentwood median daily rate £320 £268 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -14.82% -25.97%
10th Percentile £283 £260 £205
90th Percentile £444 £380 £644
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 7
Brentwood median hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.19% -17.86% +40.00%
10th Percentile £29.20 £23.25 £24.61
90th Percentile £63.75 £46.28 £46.08
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% +5.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentwood.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Brentwood

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Brentwood.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Brentwood

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Brentwood over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Brentwood

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Brentwood

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Brentwood over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Finance.

1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) JIRA
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) JUnit
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
5 10 (38.46%) SOAP
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
5 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 10 (38.46%) CA Agile Central
6 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
6 9 (34.62%) REST
6 9 (34.62%) JAX-RS
6 9 (34.62%) Java EE
6 9 (34.62%) Ajax
6 9 (34.62%) Load Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (34.62%) JAX-WS
6 9 (34.62%) JPA
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) Maven
6 9 (34.62%) Code Coverage
6 9 (34.62%) Middleware
6 9 (34.62%) JAXB

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) 802.11
1 5 (19.23%) ADSL
1 5 (19.23%) Bluetooth
1 5 (19.23%) Broadband
1 5 (19.23%) IPv4
1 5 (19.23%) IPv6
1 5 (19.23%) UPnP
1 5 (19.23%) VDSL
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
1 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
2 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) JIRA
2 11 (42.31%) JUnit
3 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 9 (34.62%) Ant
4 9 (34.62%) Maven
4 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
5 6 (23.08%) Gradle
5 6 (23.08%) JMeter
6 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (19.23%) Selenium
7 4 (15.38%) Bugzilla
7 4 (15.38%) Redmine
7 4 (15.38%) Trac
8 3 (11.54%) LoadUI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Automotive
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Production Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP P2P Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) SOAP
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) Ajax
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 9 (34.62%) Java EE
2 9 (34.62%) JAXB
2 9 (34.62%) JAX-RS
2 9 (34.62%) JAX-WS
2 9 (34.62%) JPA
2 9 (34.62%) Middleware
2 9 (34.62%) REST
2 9 (34.62%) Struts
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 7 (26.92%) JSF
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) JSP
5 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) STB
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Code Coverage
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (34.62%) Load Testing
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) UML
3 7 (26.92%) Coaching
3 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
5 5 (19.23%) Network Packet Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (34.62%) CA
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Ariba
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft