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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 8.65% 9.43% 13.33%
As % of the General category 21.43% 27.78% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
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£400 £375 £701
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £291 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £417 £720
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
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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
42 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 40.38% 33.96% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 9
Average daily rate £375 £363 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £712
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 £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 March 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 March 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 13 (81.25%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (31.25%) SAP CO
3 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (31.25%) SAP FI
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (18.75%) FMCG
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 2 (12.50%) EFT
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
6 2 (12.50%) Bankmaster
6 2 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP FI
1 5 (31.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (31.25%) SAP CO
2 2 (12.50%) Bankmaster
2 2 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
1 8 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) EFT
2 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) ATG
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects