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 27 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 12.96% 10.07% 4.44%
As % of the General category 51.22% 48.39% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Median daily rate £380 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.92 £50.98 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +32.89% -1.29%  

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 41 31 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 25.31% 20.81% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Median hourly rate £50.15 £50.98 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.62% +264.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.15 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.77 £52.50 £37.68
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 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 27 June 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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (32.35%) Manufacturing
1 11 (32.35%) Programme Management
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.59%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) SAP
4 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 6 (17.65%) Change Control
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 4 (11.76%) Middleware
6 4 (11.76%) PMO
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Governance
7 3 (8.82%) User Experience
7 3 (8.82%) RequireJS
7 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle

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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CICS
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) Demantra
2 1 (2.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) DTS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Gradle
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Military
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Business Process Expert
4 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (8.82%) RequireJS
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.88%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Programme Management
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.59%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) Change Control
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (5.88%) Korn
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) Ada
4 1 (2.94%) Ada 83
4 1 (2.94%) Ada 95
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Ariba
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Meraki
4 1 (2.94%) OpenText
4 1 (2.94%) Veeam
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago