The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 54.17% 51.43% 45.45%
As % of the General category 86.67% 90.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £395 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year +37.93% +22.53%  

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 Epsom with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15 20 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 62.50% 57.14% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Epsom

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Epsom

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Epsom

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Finance.

1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
1 18 (81.82%) Solaris
1 18 (81.82%) Service Delivery
2 17 (77.27%) Change Management
2 17 (77.27%) Unix
2 17 (77.27%) NetBackup
2 17 (77.27%) Legal
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Veritas
2 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
2 17 (77.27%) Symantec
2 17 (77.27%) Sun
2 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 17 (77.27%) Problem Management
2 17 (77.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 17 (77.27%) High Availability
2 17 (77.27%) Change Control
2 17 (77.27%) NAS
2 17 (77.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (77.27%) Veritas File System
2 17 (77.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) Korn
4 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) NAS
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (77.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Administrator
1 17 (77.27%) Storage Administrator
1 17 (77.27%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 17 (77.27%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (77.27%) Unix Administrator
1 17 (77.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Solaris
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Service Delivery
2 17 (77.27%) Change Control
2 17 (77.27%) Change Management
2 17 (77.27%) High Availability
2 17 (77.27%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.55%) BPR
4 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) ETL Development
4 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Korn
1 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 17 (77.27%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
2 17 (77.27%) Sun
2 17 (77.27%) Symantec
2 17 (77.27%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow