Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 25 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -31
Contract jobs citing Finance 89 90 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 7.49% 9.54% 7.69%
As % of the General category 66.92% 60.00% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 60 36
Croydon median daily rate £475 £500 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.50% +4.02%
10th Percentile £353 £385 £311
90th Percentile £650 £676 £594
South London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.72 £47.83 £47.83
% change year-on-year -0.23% - -4.34%

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 Croydon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 133 150 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 11.19% 15.91% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 83
Croydon median daily rate £475 £480 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +31.51% -12.57%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £118
90th Percentile £650 £653 £588
South London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £31.63 £37.25 £44.00
% change year-on-year -15.10% -15.34% -10.05%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Croydon

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Croydon

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Croydon over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Croydon

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Croydon

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coulsdon - 1 £375 -
Finance
South London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
2 39 (43.82%) SC Cleared
3 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (28.09%) Oracle
4 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (23.60%) ERP
7 20 (22.47%) ITIL
7 20 (22.47%) Service Delivery
7 20 (22.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (21.35%) Java
9 18 (20.22%) SAP
9 18 (20.22%) Programme Management
10 17 (19.10%) Electronics
10 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
10 17 (19.10%) Manufacturing
10 17 (19.10%) Marketing
10 17 (19.10%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (16.85%) Migration
13 13 (14.61%) DevOps
14 11 (12.36%) Middleware
14 11 (12.36%) Spring
15 10 (11.24%) Project Management
15 10 (11.24%) SQL
15 10 (11.24%) Scrum
15 10 (11.24%) Service Management
15 10 (11.24%) Guidewire
16 9 (10.11%) MuleSoft
16 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (8.99%) Confluence
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) Mule
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.12%) Eikon
4 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.74%) PaaS
4 4 (4.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.25%) IaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) 802.11
1 3 (3.37%) SNMP
1 3 (3.37%) TACACS
2 2 (2.25%) VoIP
2 2 (2.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) DHCP
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (4.49%) Data Lake
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) Power BI
2 4 (4.49%) PowerPivot
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) JIRA
2 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Maven
4 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.12%) Ant
5 1 (1.12%) dbdeploy
5 1 (1.12%) ERwin
5 1 (1.12%) GitLab
5 1 (1.12%) Gradle
5 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.12%) QAComplete
5 1 (1.12%) Selenium
5 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (19.10%) Electronics
1 17 (19.10%) Manufacturing
1 17 (19.10%) Marketing
1 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.99%) Law
3 2 (2.25%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Developer
2 10 (11.24%) Integration Developer
2 10 (11.24%) Service Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.74%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.74%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.62%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (12.36%) Middleware
2 11 (12.36%) Spring
3 9 (10.11%) Spring Integration
4 4 (4.49%) JSON
5 3 (3.37%) 802.1X
6 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.25%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.12%) JMS
7 1 (1.12%) Kafka
7 1 (1.12%) MDX
7 1 (1.12%) React
7 1 (1.12%) SOAP
7 1 (1.12%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
2 1 (1.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (23.60%) ERP
4 20 (22.47%) ITIL
4 20 (22.47%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.22%) Programme Management
6 17 (19.10%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (16.85%) Migration
9 13 (14.61%) DevOps
10 10 (11.24%) Project Management
10 10 (11.24%) Scrum
10 10 (11.24%) Service Management
11 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.99%) Problem Management
12 7 (7.87%) Performance Measurement
12 7 (7.87%) SFIA
12 7 (7.87%) Workflow
12 7 (7.87%) Workflow Analysis
13 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) Java
2 10 (11.24%) SQL
3 4 (4.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.25%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) Java 8
5 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
2 39 (43.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.37%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) Degree
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.12%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) PMO
3 2 (2.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Ansible
2 7 (7.87%) Terraform
3 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 18 (20.22%) SAP
3 10 (11.24%) Guidewire
4 9 (10.11%) MuleSoft
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco
6 4 (4.49%) Citrix
7 2 (2.25%) Adobe
7 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.25%) IBM
8 1 (1.12%) Ariba
8 1 (1.12%) Avaya
8 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.12%) Cadence
8 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.12%) Reuters
8 1 (1.12%) VMware
8 1 (1.12%) WSO2