The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Poole. 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
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 11.76% 13.89% 26.19%
As % of the General category 100.00% 55.56% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Median daily rate £406 £493 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.51% +23.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £459 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £527 £653
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 Poole with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Poole
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2 9 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 11.76% 25.00% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 15
Median daily rate £406 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.41% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £147 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £510 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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 Poole

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Poole 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 Poole

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Poole

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Poole

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 Poole region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft