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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 7.48% 20.83% 5.26%
As % of the General category 17.78% 38.46% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
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£450 £352 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.84% +35.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Finance
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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
45 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 42.06% 54.17% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 2
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £549 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 January 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 (83.33%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) FMCG
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Certification
5 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 6 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) ATG
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft