The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Tonbridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 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
Kent / Tonbridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tonbridge 66.67% 46.67% 33.33%
As % of the General category 100.00% 70.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £488 £494 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% +3.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £455 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £613 £485
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 Tonbridge with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Tonbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2 10 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tonbridge 66.67% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £488 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £700 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
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 Tonbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tonbridge 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 Tonbridge

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tonbridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Prism
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tonbridge 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 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Prism
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto