Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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 > M4 Corridor
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 7 4
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor - 9.52% 19.23%
As % of the General category - 100.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
M4 Corridor median daily rate - - £288
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £23.68 £22.00
% change year-on-year +1.35% +7.64% +29.41%

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 the M4 Corridor with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
M4 Corridor
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 54.17% 9.52% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
M4 Corridor median daily rate £350 - £306
10th Percentile £340 - £269
90th Percentile £540 - £360
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.01 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.84% +2.00% +25.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in the M4 Corridor