The 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.00% 8.29% 5.86%
As % of the General category 16.00% 18.18% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £390 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £473 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Finance
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
125 88 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 50.00% 45.60% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 40
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £416 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -65.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 15 (26.32%) Project Management
2 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
3 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
5 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
5 10 (17.54%) Marketing
5 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
6 9 (15.79%) SAP
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (12.28%) Change Management
8 7 (12.28%) SLA
8 7 (12.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (12.28%) ITIL
8 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) Fujitsu
9 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.53%) Windows
9 6 (10.53%) MS Office
9 6 (10.53%) Citrix
9 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
9 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) Retail
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.53%) MS Office
4 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.51%) MS Project
5 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
1 4 (7.02%) VLAN
2 2 (3.51%) Broadband
3 1 (1.75%) PBX
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.51%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.75%) QlikView
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.54%) Marketing
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.02%) Electronics
5 3 (5.26%) Billing
6 2 (3.51%) Law
6 2 (3.51%) Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Automotive
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.75%) Back Office
7 1 (1.75%) French Language
7 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Consultant
3 5 (8.77%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Designer
5 3 (5.26%) Incident Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Escalation Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.51%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) IT Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) DTV
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) PMI
4 2 (3.51%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Wiki
5 1 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) AIX
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Project Management
2 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
4 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Change Management
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
7 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 5 (8.77%) Change Control
8 4 (7.02%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) DSDM
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.75%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
1 7 (12.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) SAP
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Fujitsu
2 6 (10.53%) Citrix
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.51%) Ariba
4 2 (3.51%) Cognos
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) Tableau
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
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