The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.00% - 6.12%
As % of the General category 85.71% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£508 - £403
90% offered a daily rate of more than £482 - £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 - £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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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 Gatwick region.

General Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.17% 8.82% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £408 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% +1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £336 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £426 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MorphX
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Office Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Baan
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards