The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 32.59% 14.44% 29.09%
As % of the General category 89.80% 59.09% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 11
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£350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £370 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -
Finance
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 36.30% 24.44% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 11
Average daily rate £350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £195 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £406 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) VMware
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (22.22%) ITIL
5 15 (18.52%) SQL
5 15 (18.52%) Citrix
5 15 (18.52%) Banking
6 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
6 14 (17.28%) MS Office
6 14 (17.28%) Project Management
7 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
7 13 (16.05%) Active Directory
8 12 (14.81%) XML
9 11 (13.58%) C#
9 11 (13.58%) Service Management
9 11 (13.58%) Project Planning
9 11 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (13.58%) vSphere
10 10 (12.35%) Investment Banking
10 10 (12.35%) Workflow
10 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
10 10 (12.35%) IIS
11 9 (11.11%) .NET
11 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.11%) CRM
11 9 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (11.11%) SAN
11 9 (11.11%) VMware ESX
11 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.35%) IIS
3 9 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (8.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.23%) FileNet
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) MS Project
2 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) SAN
2 6 (7.41%) NetScaler
3 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.94%) WAN
5 3 (3.70%) SSH
6 2 (2.47%) Internet
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.94%) SSDT
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.47%) NUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.23%) MSTest
General
1 15 (18.52%) Banking
2 10 (12.35%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Front Office
4 3 (3.70%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 9 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.88%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.64%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) CRM Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) XML
2 9 (11.11%) .NET
3 7 (8.64%) jQuery
4 5 (6.17%) HTML
4 5 (6.17%) Ajax
5 4 (4.94%) JSON
5 4 (4.94%) WCF
5 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.70%) CSS
6 3 (3.70%) Web Services
7 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.47%) WF
7 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.23%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.23%) X-Windows
8 1 (1.23%) WinForms
8 1 (1.23%) CSS3
8 1 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.23%) AS400
4 1 (1.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) UNIX
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.94%) SUSE
6 4 (4.94%) AIX
6 4 (4.94%) Linux
7 3 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) Project Management
3 11 (13.58%) Service Management
3 11 (13.58%) Project Planning
4 10 (12.35%) Workflow
5 9 (11.11%) CRM
5 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.64%) Six Sigma
6 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.41%) Migration
7 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.17%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 11 (13.58%) C#
3 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.70%) sed
6 3 (3.70%) Korn
7 2 (2.47%) R
7 2 (2.47%) AWK
7 2 (2.47%) Java
7 2 (2.47%) VBScript
7 2 (2.47%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.64%) MCSE
4 5 (6.17%) MCSA
5 3 (3.70%) MCSM
5 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) APMP
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) P3O
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.58%) vSphere
3 9 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.88%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (8.64%) XenApp
5 7 (8.64%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) EdgeSight
2 2 (2.47%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) VMware
3 15 (18.52%) Citrix
4 8 (9.88%) Oracle
5 5 (6.17%) Dell
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco
5 5 (6.17%) Avaya
5 5 (6.17%) AppSense
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) EMC
7 3 (3.70%) NetApp
7 3 (3.70%) Kofax
8 2 (2.47%) IBM
9 1 (1.23%) Cognos
9 1 (1.23%) BMC
9 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
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