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 3 months to 29 June 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
London > Croydon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 13 2
Rank change year-on-year -26 -11  
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.99% 12.85% 26.24%
As % of the General category 59.09% 51.61% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 31
Croydon median daily rate £464 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.15% +12.14%  
10th Percentile £304 £319 £306
90th Percentile £588 £588 £488
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Croydon median hourly rate - £21.50 -
London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.25 £22.83
% change year-on-year -1.12% -2.54%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 22 62 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 10.14% 24.90% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 54 38
Croydon median daily rate £525 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.93% -0.66%  
10th Percentile £330 £103 £292
90th Percentile £638 £498 £550
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Croydon median hourly rate - £21.00 -
London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -2.22%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

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

1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) Unix
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) SAP
5 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 5 (14.71%) Groovy
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (14.71%) Subversion
6 5 (14.71%) Maven
6 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Electronics
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Hudson
6 5 (14.71%) Gradle
6 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
7 4 (11.76%) Microservices

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 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) IPsec
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) HBase
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Gradle
2 5 (14.71%) Hudson
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Maven
2 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Grunt
5 1 (2.94%) GitLab
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.94%) MSTest
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Electronics
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Build Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Data Migration Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) E-Business Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Azure Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
2 3 (8.82%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) Drools
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) LESS
4 1 (2.94%) Sass
4 1 (2.94%) WinForms
4 1 (2.94%) WPF
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Blog
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Microservices
4 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (11.76%) System Testing
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.82%) BDD
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) Groovy
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PMBOK
1 2 (5.88%) PMO
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
1 2 (5.88%) HDFS
2 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.88%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Ariba
4 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) FireEye
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
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