The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Farnborough region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.11% 6.67% 6.25%
As % of the General category 35.29% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £500 £410 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +51.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £378 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £442 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.03% -22.44%
General Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.48% 20.00% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate £463 £410 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% +51.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £304 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+380.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
Hampshire

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
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 23 April 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (16.67%) EMC
2 3 (16.67%) Captiva
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) DHTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) Captiva
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
2 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing Campaign Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Campaign Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) DHTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.56%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Validation
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
2 1 (5.56%) B2B
2 1 (5.56%) Content Management
2 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) User Stories
2 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion