Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -28 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.17% 9.27% 7.66%
As % of the General category 26.19% 38.05% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 32
Southampton median daily rate £444 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +3.13% -8.57%
10th Percentile £314 £250 £288
90th Percentile £571 £600 £673
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate £48.23 £47.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.71% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £34.06 £46.65
% change year-on-year +2.76% -26.99% +96.42%

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 126 113 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.55% 24.35% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 74 81
Southampton median daily rate £513 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -5.49% +21.48%
10th Percentile £363 £162 £250
90th Percentile £566 £575 £588
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Southampton median hourly rate £16.50 £14.65 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -42.55% -8.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.65 £33.23 £41.55
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.07 £34.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +0.21% +24.77% +19.36%

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 15 October 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 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) Retail
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.12%) Big Data
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Tableau
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.09%) Physics
7 3 (9.09%) Android
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Legal
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) ETL
7 3 (9.09%) C#
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 3 (9.09%) LabVIEW

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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (6.06%) SAP MM
2 2 (6.06%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Skype
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Military
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Database Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) ETL Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) MI Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) ERP
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Physics
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) GDPR
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Tableau
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Intel
4 1 (3.03%) JDA
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) MapR
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Pega