The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bracknell region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.23% 5.24% 7.94%
As % of the General category 22.22% 17.74% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £356 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
117 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.03% 29.52% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 29 9
Average daily rate £380 £413 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +35.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.33 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +38.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £17.50 £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Berkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) SAP
4 6 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (18.75%) SAP FI
4 6 (18.75%) SAP CO
5 5 (15.63%) Marketing
5 5 (15.63%) HFM
5 5 (15.63%) Change Control
5 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Smart View
5 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) ABAP
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.38%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (9.38%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (6.25%) Retail
8 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.25%) Billing
8 2 (6.25%) Legal
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (18.75%) SAP FI
1 6 (18.75%) SAP CO
2 5 (15.63%) HFM
3 3 (9.38%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperion Enterprise
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VoIP
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) HFM Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Management Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.13%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Change Control
1 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
3 3 (9.38%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) DRM
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) ABAP
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) MBA
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Infovista
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss