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 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 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 38.46% 38.10% 46.15%
As % of the General category 83.33% 72.73% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
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£425 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -32.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -
Finance
Surrey

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
12 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 46.15% 52.38% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate £390 £269 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.11% -55.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
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 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
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 29 May 2015, 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 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 7 (26.92%) Solaris
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Sun
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) SAN
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (23.08%) Symantec
5 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (23.08%) NAS
5 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
6 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 5 (19.23%) SSH
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) FTP
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
1 6 (23.08%) NAS
2 5 (19.23%) SSH
2 5 (19.23%) FTP
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) IPsec
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) SSL
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) SecurID
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) Solaris
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
1 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 5 (19.23%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITSM
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) BCP
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Delphi
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Sun
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Cognos
6 1 (3.85%) SAP