Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 December 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 411 431 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 11.50% 11.57% 11.64%
As % of the General category 39.90% 42.30% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 300 402
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £251 £213 £261
90th Percentile £563 £588 £636
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £33.69 £42.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.20% -21.11% +76.08%
10th Percentile £12.75 £20.13 £18.00
90th Percentile £49.34 £49.46 £66.29
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £23.72 £21.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +10.30% +26.47%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1030 1019 1261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.82% 27.35% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 654 801
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -5.66% +9.43%
10th Percentile £213 £182 £230
90th Percentile £549 £571 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 65
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.81 £25.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.63% -27.14% +101.38%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.79 £10.45
90th Percentile £45.50 £47.00 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £20.38 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.10% +13.33% +28.57%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Hampshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Hampshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Hampshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Hampshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Hampshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Southampton +4 51 £438 +9.38% 5
Basingstoke -10 50 £370 -1.33% 16
Portsmouth +1 45 £384 +2.33% 5
Winchester +14 27 £390 +11.43% 11
Farnborough +2 24 £400 -5.88% 2
Fleet +2 20 £475 -2.56% 1
Hook -7 15 £336 +6.67%
Andover +12 11 £460 +18.71% 1
Fareham -5 7 £293 -2.50% 1
Havant -13 7 £506 +162.99% 1
Aldershot -3 5 £465 -11.43%
Petersfield - 3 £300 -
Lyndhurst +1 2 - -
Eastleigh -3 2 £375 -6.25% 4
Waterlooville - 2 - -
Lymington - 1 £475 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 82 (19.95%) Project Management
2 57 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (12.17%) Banking
5 49 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 41 (9.98%) Telecoms
7 41 (9.98%) Security Cleared
8 39 (9.49%) PRINCE2
9 35 (8.52%) Linux
9 35 (8.52%) Degree
10 33 (8.03%) Business Analysis
11 32 (7.79%) Middleware
11 32 (7.79%) Windows
12 31 (7.54%) PMO
13 30 (7.30%) SC Cleared
14 29 (7.06%) Waterfall
15 28 (6.81%) Programme Management
16 27 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
16 27 (6.57%) QA
16 27 (6.57%) Jenkins
17 26 (6.33%) SAP
17 26 (6.33%) ITIL
17 26 (6.33%) Change Management
18 25 (6.08%) VMware
19 24 (5.84%) Migration
19 24 (5.84%) Oracle
20 23 (5.60%) Perl
20 23 (5.60%) GDPR
21 22 (5.35%) Java

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 20 (4.87%) Apache
2 18 (4.38%) JBoss
2 18 (4.38%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (0.73%) Marvel
6 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.24%) Kentico
7 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (4.87%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.97%) InVision
6 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.95%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.22%) SAP PS
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (0.73%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.49%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.24%) Demantra
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) HFM
5 1 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.68%) Office 365
2 6 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.49%) npm
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
5 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.11%) DNS
2 20 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.14%) Firewall
4 11 (2.68%) WAN
5 8 (1.95%) DHCP
5 8 (1.95%) VPN
6 7 (1.70%) LAN
7 6 (1.46%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.22%) SMS
8 5 (1.22%) VoIP
9 4 (0.97%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.73%) Broadband
10 3 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.49%) BGP
11 2 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.49%) Internet
11 2 (0.49%) LDAP
11 2 (0.49%) MVNO
11 2 (0.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.95%) Big Data
3 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.22%) DB2
3 5 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.97%) QlikView
5 3 (0.73%) Kalido
5 3 (0.73%) MySQL
6 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (6.57%) Jenkins
2 22 (5.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.46%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.22%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.73%) Subversion
7 2 (0.49%) Grunt
7 2 (0.49%) JIRA
7 2 (0.49%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.49%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.49%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.49%) webpack
8 1 (0.24%) ERwin
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
8 1 (0.24%) LSMW
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 50 (12.17%) Banking
2 41 (9.98%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.16%) Retail
4 10 (2.43%) Retail Banking
5 9 (2.19%) Legal
5 9 (2.19%) Marketing
6 8 (1.95%) Billing
7 6 (1.46%) Back Office
8 5 (1.22%) Automotive
9 4 (0.97%) Electronics
10 3 (0.73%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.49%) Games
11 2 (0.49%) Local Government
11 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (21.41%) Analyst
2 79 (19.22%) Project Manager
3 38 (9.25%) Developer
4 34 (8.27%) Business Analyst
5 27 (6.57%) Architect
6 24 (5.84%) Programme Manager
7 17 (4.14%) Financial Analyst
8 16 (3.89%) Consultant
9 14 (3.41%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.16%) IT Manager
11 11 (2.68%) Middleware Engineer
12 10 (2.43%) Senior Manager
13 9 (2.19%) SC Cleared Project Manager
13 9 (2.19%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (2.19%) Test Analyst
14 8 (1.95%) Administrator
14 8 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
15 7 (1.70%) Designer
15 7 (1.70%) PMO Analyst
15 7 (1.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.79%) Middleware
2 13 (3.16%) Spring
3 12 (2.92%) .NET
4 11 (2.68%) Web Services
5 8 (1.95%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.95%) CSS
5 8 (1.95%) HTML
5 8 (1.95%) REST
6 7 (1.70%) XML
7 6 (1.46%) Hibernate
7 6 (1.46%) J2EE
7 6 (1.46%) Kafka
7 6 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.22%) Spring Boot
9 4 (0.97%) Java EE
9 4 (0.97%) jQuery
9 4 (0.97%) JSON
9 4 (0.97%) RESTful
9 4 (0.97%) Spark Streaming
9 4 (0.97%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.16%) User Experience
4 11 (2.68%) SWIFT
5 8 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.97%) CMDB
9 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.49%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.49%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.49%) Fintech
10 2 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.49%) PMI
10 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.52%) Linux
2 32 (7.79%) Windows
3 22 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (3.89%) Unix
5 11 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.19%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.46%) AIX
9 4 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.49%) pSOS
10 2 (0.49%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.95%) Project Management
2 57 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (9.49%) PRINCE2
5 33 (8.03%) Business Analysis
6 29 (7.06%) Waterfall
7 28 (6.81%) Programme Management
8 26 (6.33%) Change Management
8 26 (6.33%) ITIL
9 24 (5.84%) Migration
10 15 (3.65%) DevOps
10 15 (3.65%) Programme Delivery
10 15 (3.65%) Translating Business Requirements
11 14 (3.41%) Financial Modelling
12 13 (3.16%) Service Management
13 12 (2.92%) Scrum
14 11 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (2.68%) Data Migration
14 11 (2.68%) Dependency Management
14 11 (2.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.60%) Perl
2 22 (5.35%) Java
3 21 (5.11%) SQL
4 14 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.43%) C#
6 6 (1.46%) Korn
6 6 (1.46%) Ruby
6 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.97%) C
7 4 (0.97%) Python
8 3 (0.73%) C++
9 2 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.49%) VBA
10 1 (0.24%) ABAP
10 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.24%) R
10 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.98%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.52%) Degree
3 30 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.16%) PMP
5 9 (2.19%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.22%) APMP
8 4 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.73%) MCSE
9 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.49%) CCNP
10 2 (0.49%) CISSP
10 2 (0.49%) HND
10 2 (0.49%) ISEB
10 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.54%) PMO
2 27 (6.57%) QA
3 23 (5.60%) GDPR
4 11 (2.68%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.22%) SLA
6 2 (0.49%) GAAP
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) MiFID
7 1 (0.24%) MIL-STD-1553
7 1 (0.24%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.16%) Docker
4 6 (1.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.97%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) NFS
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (4.14%) Puppet
2 16 (3.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (2.92%) SELinux
4 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.22%) Packer
5 5 (1.22%) Terraform
6 4 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.73%) Ansible
8 2 (0.49%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.24%) Control-M
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.33%) SAP
3 25 (6.08%) VMware
4 24 (5.84%) Oracle
5 22 (5.35%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.43%) Cisco
7 6 (1.46%) FNZ
7 6 (1.46%) IBM
8 4 (0.97%) Adobe
8 4 (0.97%) Hortonworks
9 3 (0.73%) Tableau
9 3 (0.73%) Veeam
9 3 (0.73%) Workday
10 2 (0.49%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.49%) Dell
10 2 (0.49%) F5
10 2 (0.49%) Meraki
10 2 (0.49%) Motorola
10 2 (0.49%) Sage
10 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds