The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 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 / Tunbridge Wells
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells 15.79% 22.73% 2.44%
As % of the General category 75.00% 83.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £338 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.05% -12.66%  
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 £25.25 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +32.89% -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 Tunbridge Wells with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Tunbridge Wells
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4 12 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells 21.05% 27.27% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Median daily rate £338 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.05% -12.66%  
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 Tunbridge Wells

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells 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 Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Tunbridge Wells

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tunbridge Wells region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (33.33%) FileNet
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Tandem
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) JCL
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Genesys
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
1 2 (33.33%) FileNet
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Genesys
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds