The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 23.08% - 13.79%
As % of the General category 67.74% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 6
Median daily rate £468 - £525
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 Gatwick with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31 4 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 34.07% 8.89% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 10
Median daily rate £400 £445 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% -9.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £409 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £481 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
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 Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Gatwick

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Gatwick over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Gatwick

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Finance.

1 20 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 19 (67.86%) Oracle
3 18 (64.29%) Degree
4 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (60.71%) SDLC
4 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 17 (60.71%) XML
5 16 (57.14%) OO
5 16 (57.14%) OOD
5 16 (57.14%) Python
5 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
5 16 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 4 (14.29%) Document Composition
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) PMO
7 3 (10.71%) Cognos
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
7 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) SNMP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Insurance Systems Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Oracle Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Pensions Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Web Services
1 17 (60.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 17 (60.71%) SDLC
3 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 16 (57.14%) OO
3 16 (57.14%) OOD
4 4 (14.29%) Document Composition
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos
2 3 (10.71%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP