The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9  
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.74% 12.84% 5.38%
As % of the General category 27.08% 45.16% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Median daily rate £230 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.28% +19.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £307 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £428 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +2.99% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.57% +18.57%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 48 31 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 28.57% 28.44% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 8
Median daily rate £300 £419 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.35% +46.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £301 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £22.45 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.53% -31.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.09 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.99 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Portsmouth

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Portsmouth

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Portsmouth

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) AIX
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) DB2
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) Change Control
5 5 (18.52%) PMO
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.81%) SWIFT
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) Military

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.70%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) PCoIP
2 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Military
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Junior PMO
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) AIX
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
3 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Governance
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.41%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Ada
2 2 (7.41%) Ada 83
2 2 (7.41%) Ada 95
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) COBOL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) HND
1 2 (7.41%) MCTS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) PMP
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) Samba
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) NETGEAR
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