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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 11.11% 10.96% 16.67%
As % of the General category 29.03% 32.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
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£525 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £500
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 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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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
31 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 38.27% 34.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 4
Average daily rate £485 £425 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -14.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £688 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
5 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (8.33%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SAP P2P Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Support
2 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (16.67%) Information Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) Open Text
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk