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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 22 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 19.13% 10.71% 6.90%
As % of the General category 70.97% 31.58% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
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£413 £500 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £460 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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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
31 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.96% 33.93% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 3
Average daily rate £391 £475 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £413 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £68.78 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.00% +450.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) VMS
5 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.79%) vSphere
5 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) MS Office
7 4 (10.53%) IIS
7 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Economics
8 3 (7.89%) Degree
8 3 (7.89%) Life Science
8 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.89%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
8 3 (7.89%) Ariba
8 3 (7.89%) JD Edwards
8 3 (7.89%) Primavera

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) VoIP
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.63%) SSDT
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
1 2 (5.26%) Automotive
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) German Language
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Administrator
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Project Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) WCF
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Economics
1 3 (7.89%) Life Science
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) VMS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) OOP
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) Information Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.79%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) JD Edwards
5 3 (7.89%) Ariba
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com