The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 9.09% - 28.57%
As % of the General category 33.33% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£513 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
- +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
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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 Epsom region.

General Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 27.27% 14.29% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £260 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £400 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £400 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Toad
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Informatica
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Toad
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Introscope
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (10.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint