The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.60% 15.79% 9.30%
As % of the General category 35.00% 57.14% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£380 £400 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £284 £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £440 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £16.89
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.01%
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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 Farnborough region.

General Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 18.87% 27.63% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 3
Average daily rate £335 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £60.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.58% +380.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

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

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (31.03%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 4 (13.79%) VMS
5 4 (13.79%) Windows
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Automotive
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (6.90%) Ariba
7 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards
7 2 (6.90%) Primavera
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
7 2 (6.90%) Economics
7 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.90%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
1 6 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) SSDT
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Project Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) IT Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planner
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) WCF
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Economics
1 2 (6.90%) Life Science
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) VMS
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Test Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Information Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C#
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Ariba
3 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Apple