Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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 > M4 Corridor
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 25.00% 11.63% 21.05%
As % of the General category 50.00% 26.32% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
M4 Corridor median daily rate - £600 -
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year +25.00% -29.92% +30.46%

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 the M4 Corridor with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
M4 Corridor
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2 19 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 44.19% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 2
M4 Corridor median daily rate - £230 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.84% -12.94%
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
M4 Corridor median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -0.04%

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001