Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 54 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.97% 9.22% 9.78%
As % of the General category 51.92% 36.29% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 60
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -26.09% +48.39%
10th Percentile £308 £247 £300
90th Percentile £810 £631 £700
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Southampton median hourly rate £45.30 - £42.70
10th Percentile £43.07 - £38.78
90th Percentile £48.67 - £100.29
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £48.03
% change year-on-year -21.05% -40.66% +98.06%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 104 124 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.06% 25.41% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 83 96
Southampton median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.93% -15.63%
10th Percentile £115 £213 £256
90th Percentile £609 £588 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £385 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -0.65% -3.13% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 15
Southampton median hourly rate £44.00 £25.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.55% -27.14% +76.10%
10th Percentile £42.14 £12.50 £9.60
90th Percentile £48.67 £41.00 £48.54
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year -15.09% -32.69% +87.48%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018, 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 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.11%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.11%) Data Management
5 5 (9.26%) Retail
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (9.26%) PMO
6 4 (7.41%) Resource Allocation
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
6 4 (7.41%) Windows
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) XML
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.41%) Firmware
6 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) Banking
7 3 (5.56%) Kalido

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 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) Kalido
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) ERwin
2 1 (1.85%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (9.26%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Storage Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) Express
2 3 (5.56%) Node.js
2 3 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) WinForms
4 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) CMDB
2 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.11%) Data Management
3 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.41%) Change Control
5 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Contract Management
6 3 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (5.56%) Master Data Management
6 3 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PMO
2 3 (5.56%) GDPR
3 2 (3.70%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
4 1 (1.85%) MIL-STD-1553
4 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Firmware
2 3 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Control-M
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Capita
4 1 (1.85%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) Intel
4 1 (1.85%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.85%) Sage
4 1 (1.85%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.85%) Wind River