The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 10 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.92% 7.32% 5.83%
As % of the General category 33.33% 23.08% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £303 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.43% +7.58%  
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 £19.00
% 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 Taunton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3 13 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 5.77% 31.71% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
Median daily rate £303 £390 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.43% -37.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £383 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £570 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
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 Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Taunton

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
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