Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Finance Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Finance Manager
England > South East
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 335 361
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Finance Manager 35 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 24
South East median daily rate £475 £468 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% -0.26% -3.35%
10th Percentile £331 £407 £363
90th Percentile £585 £575 £625
England median daily rate £488 £490 £475
% change year-on-year -0.51% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15846 15080 18288
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 93.77% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9455 8955 10838
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £233
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 623 759 935
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.92% +11.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £49.22 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year +3.89% +0.61% +8.42%

Finance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Finance Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Finance Manager in the South East

Finance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance Manager in the South East

Finance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance Manager in the South East

Finance Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance Manager in the South East

Finance Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +3 22 £525 +14.13%
Berkshire +9 16 £525 +25.00%
West Sussex 0 4 £488 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £475 -
Hampshire +2 3 £425 -8.11%
Surrey -23 3 £475 -13.64% 7
Oxfordshire -1 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £375 -
Finance Manager
England

Finance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Finance Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Finance Manager in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 8 (22.86%) ACCA
3 8 (22.86%) CIMA
4 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) SAP
6 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (11.43%) Marketing
7 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.43%) PMO
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) Electronics
9 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (5.71%) Hyperion
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.71%) Billing
9 2 (5.71%) General Ledger

Finance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.86%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Protractor
General
1 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.86%) EDI
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Cash Management
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.71%) Internal Audit
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Order to Cash
7 2 (5.71%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (5.71%) Record to Report
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) ACCA
1 8 (22.86%) CIMA
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.86%) Workday