The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.83% 10.08% 12.00%
As % of the General category 21.79% 36.36% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
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£375 £431 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +0.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.10%
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 Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
78 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 49.68% 27.73% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 12
Average daily rate £331 £355 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.69% -9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £498 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% -16.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) .NET
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 6 (17.65%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Change Control
7 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 4 (11.76%) IIS
8 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.76%) SQL
8 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (11.76%) jQuery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Project
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 8 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Rollout Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Transition Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Market Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) Ajax
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) GWT
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Logistics
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.94%) Document Management
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C
3 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.88%) Planview
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) NEC
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