The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing Finance 39 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.40% 14.62% 5.65%
As % of the General category 54.93% 51.35% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 14
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£325 £500 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +41.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £268 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

General Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
71 74 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.49% 28.46% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 55
Average daily rate £325 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Basingstoke region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 12 (18.46%) Migration
3 11 (16.92%) Financial Institution
4 10 (15.38%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 10 (15.38%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) SQL
6 7 (10.77%) HTML
6 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (10.77%) MS Office
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
6 7 (10.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (9.23%) Ektron
7 6 (9.23%) System Testing
7 6 (9.23%) CMS
7 6 (9.23%) MVC
7 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.23%) DSDM
7 6 (9.23%) C#
8 5 (7.69%) .NET
8 5 (7.69%) MS Access
8 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.69%) Citrix

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (9.23%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) Lync
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.54%) SAS
6 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) ATM
3 1 (1.54%) ISDN
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) MS Access
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) DbUnit
2 2 (3.08%) Mockito
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Maven
2 2 (3.08%) TestNG
General
1 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.92%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Automotive
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Risk Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Server Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Designer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) IT Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) CSS
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (6.15%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) XML
3 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.15%) WCF
4 3 (4.62%) LINQ
5 2 (3.08%) GWT
5 2 (3.08%) Guice
5 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.08%) Spring
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Statistics
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.54%) Social Media
2 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) SUSE
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Migration
2 10 (15.38%) Project Management
3 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.23%) System Testing
4 6 (9.23%) DSDM
4 6 (9.23%) MVC
4 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Time Management
6 3 (4.62%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.62%) Web Development
6 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.62%) ERP
7 2 (3.08%) ETL
7 2 (3.08%) Service Management
7 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) Groovy
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) APMP
3 1 (1.54%) ACCA
3 1 (1.54%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.54%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Ektron
4 5 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) HP
5 4 (6.15%) VMware
6 3 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.62%) Symantec
7 2 (3.08%) Informatica
7 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
7 2 (3.08%) Google
7 2 (3.08%) Atomikos
8 1 (1.54%) IronPort
8 1 (1.54%) Verint
8 1 (1.54%) RightFax
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.54%) Intel
8 1 (1.54%) CA