Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 16 21
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -15
Contract jobs citing Finance 68 127 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 7.80% 11.33% 9.03%
As % of the General category 64.15% 61.95% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 23
Croydon median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +10.59%
10th Percentile £320 £292 £344
90th Percentile £650 £715 £594
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £47.83 £47.42
% change year-on-year - +0.88% +10.27%

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 106 205 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 12.16% 18.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 140 49
Croydon median daily rate £500 £475 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +24.18% -6.71%
10th Percentile £287 £300 £110
90th Percentile £614 £617 £594
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £36.25 £36.50 £47.42
% change year-on-year -0.68% -23.02% +10.27%

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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019. 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 26 March 2019, 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 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 25 (36.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (32.35%) Oracle
6 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.06%) Electronics
7 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
7 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
7 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
7 15 (22.06%) SAP
7 15 (22.06%) Marketing
7 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (20.59%) ITIL
8 14 (20.59%) Java
8 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
10 11 (16.18%) ERP
11 10 (14.71%) Migration
12 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (13.24%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (13.24%) DevOps
13 8 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (11.76%) Ansible
13 8 (11.76%) PaaS
13 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (11.76%) Linux
13 8 (11.76%) Law
13 8 (11.76%) Service Management

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 7 (10.29%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.76%) PaaS
4 5 (7.35%) IaaS
4 5 (7.35%) SaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) 802.11
1 3 (4.41%) SNMP
1 3 (4.41%) TACACS
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.88%) Power BI
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.41%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (4.41%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.47%) ERwin
3 1 (1.47%) GitLab
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (22.06%) Electronics
1 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
1 15 (22.06%) Marketing
1 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.76%) Law
3 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Consultant
2 10 (14.71%) Service Manager
3 9 (13.24%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (13.24%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Functional Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.82%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.82%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Azure DevOps
6 5 (7.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.88%) Middleware
2 4 (5.88%) Spring
2 4 (5.88%) Spring Integration
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.47%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.47%) MDX
4 1 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
4 14 (20.59%) ITIL
4 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
6 11 (16.18%) ERP
7 10 (14.71%) Migration
8 9 (13.24%) DevOps
9 8 (11.76%) Service Management
10 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) Performance Measurement
10 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
10 7 (10.29%) SFIA
10 7 (10.29%) Workflow
10 7 (10.29%) Workflow Analysis
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) Critical Thinking
11 5 (7.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (10.29%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.41%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.47%) CCAB
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMP
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Ansible
2 7 (10.29%) Terraform
3 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Oracle
2 15 (22.06%) SAP
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) MuleSoft
5 6 (8.82%) Guidewire
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
6 3 (4.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) Adobe
8 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.47%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.47%) Informatica
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat