The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 8.47% 11.39% 10.96%
As % of the General category 25.00% 29.03% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
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£481 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £550 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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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 Brentford region.

General Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 33.90% 39.24% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 21
Average daily rate £450 £485 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £688
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 10 (66.67%) SAP
2 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (46.67%) ERP
4 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Change Control
7 3 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) Document Management
7 3 (20.00%) GxP
7 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
8 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) GCP
8 2 (13.33%) GMP
8 2 (13.33%) GLP
8 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) FMCG
8 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
8 2 (13.33%) SAP BPC
8 2 (13.33%) Information Management
9 1 (6.67%) BSON

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Compliance Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Risk Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Document Management
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (20.00%) GxP
3 2 (13.33%) GCP
3 2 (13.33%) GMP
3 2 (13.33%) GLP
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata