The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 April 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 16.67% 5.77% 2.90%
As % of the General category 52.94% 37.50% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £373 £390 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +73.68% +5.55%  

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17 8 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 31.48% 15.38% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £370 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £329 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) WinForms
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Subversion
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Economics
7 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) Android
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) TeamCity

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.26%) CocoaPods
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
4 1 (5.26%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Economics
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
1 2 (10.53%) Tableau
1 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter