Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 34.62% 9.76% 14.29%
As % of the General category 50.00% 28.57% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 1
St Albans median daily rate £325 £325 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -48.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £613
90th Percentile £350 £338 £638
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -12.94% -5.56% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
St Albans median hourly rate - - £14.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.65% -6.52%

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 St Albans with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
St Albans
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 69.23% 34.15% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 9
St Albans median daily rate £356 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.18% -22.73% +62.96%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £154
90th Percentile £472 £538 £588
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
St Albans median hourly rate - - £14.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.47% +40.55%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in St Albans

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in St Albans

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) SOLID
5 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (22.22%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (22.22%) GDPR
7 2 (22.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 2 (22.22%) Data Security
8 1 (11.11%) RESTful

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Developer
2 6 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (33.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) SOLID
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Data Security
5 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft