The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 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
Essex / Southend-on-Sea
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2  
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 12.82% 5.56% 7.69%
As % of the General category 78.95% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £515 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.31% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +31.57% -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 Southend-on-Sea with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southend-on-Sea
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 19 3 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 16.24% 16.67% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Median daily rate £515 £220 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.86% -51.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Southend-on-Sea

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Southend-on-Sea

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Southend-on-Sea over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (50.00%) Coaching
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Middleware
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 6 (25.00%) Change Management
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) Microservices
6 6 (25.00%) API Design
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) HTTP
9 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
9 3 (12.50%) User Stories

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Ingres
3 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) PVCS
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Product Development Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Product Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.17%) EclipseLink
4 1 (4.17%) JAAS
4 1 (4.17%) JAX-RS
4 1 (4.17%) JPA
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
4 1 (4.17%) Servlets
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Struts
4 1 (4.17%) Struts2
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Coaching
2 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) SOA
4 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) API Design
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Microservices
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CITP
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
2 1 (4.17%) WSO2
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