The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Hove. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 41.67% 28.57% 83.33%
As % of the General category 83.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Median daily rate £424 £575 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.30% +99.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £384 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £675 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

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 Hove with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hove
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 6 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 50.00% 28.57% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £413 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.90% +43.40%  
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 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove 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 Hove

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Hove

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hove

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Hove over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Hove

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Hove

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hove region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) SAS
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) EngageOne
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) Tableau
6 4 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
6 4 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) VBA
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) MS Access
6 4 (15.38%) Cognos
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) JUnit
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) VB
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Subversion

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hove 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 6 (23.08%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) EngageOne
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MS Access
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
1 3 (11.54%) Checkstyle
1 3 (11.54%) Cobertura
1 3 (11.54%) FindBugs
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Gradle
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) JUnit
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
1 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
1 3 (11.54%) Mockito
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) TestNG
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Business Information Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Audit Manager
6 2 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SAS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SAS Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Change Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Security
2 3 (11.54%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) MVS
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) BDD
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Task Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) VBA
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.69%) R
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Consul
1 3 (11.54%) Prometheus
1 3 (11.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cognos
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Percussion