The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 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 / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 20 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 11 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.91% 5.07% 14.88%
As % of the General category 30.51% 31.43% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 38
Median daily rate £319 £385 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.20% +0.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 59 35 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 29.21% 16.13% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 70
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £13.80 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.67% -10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.10 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.90 £42.00
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Southampton

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Southampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Southampton

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (23.53%) PMO
2 7 (20.59%) ERP
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) Data Extraction
3 6 (17.65%) Back Office
3 6 (17.65%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) SaaS
4 5 (14.71%) REST
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) LDAP
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Banking
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.76%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) Marketing
6 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (8.82%) Migration

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP cProjects
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (17.65%) Back Office
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) ETL Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Project Assistant
5 1 (2.94%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ERP
1 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.65%) Data Extraction
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
4 4 (11.76%) ETL
5 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
6 2 (5.88%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.88%) Server Hardening
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) C++
2 1 (2.94%) COBOL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) CCDP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CISM
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) CRISC
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MBA
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Dell
3 1 (2.94%) Epicor
3 1 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
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