Period
to 11 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 11 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 Technology (Fintech)
South East > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Fintech 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.10% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median daily rate £590 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 -

Fintech is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 229 134 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 42.10% 27.63% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 95 105
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -5.66% +9.37%
10th Percentile £117 £136 £200
90th Percentile £570 £558 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £20.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.86% +19.12% -43.33%
10th Percentile £25.30 £14.13 £9.05
90th Percentile £87.30 £26.28 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Kent

Fintech
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fintech in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fintech 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 Kent region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PSD2
2 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Thunderhead

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PSD2
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) Thunderhead