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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.28% 13.73% 16.23%
As % of the General category 50.00% 28.28% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 15
Average daily rate £475 £333 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £242 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £444 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
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
54 99 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.55% 48.53% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 35
Average daily rate £388 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £236 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (24.44%) Project Management
1 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.22%) SAP
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.00%) SAS
4 8 (17.78%) Mainframe
4 8 (17.78%) Degree
5 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.33%) Billing
5 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
5 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 5 (11.11%) Nokia
6 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 5 (11.11%) Games
6 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.11%) Huawei
6 5 (11.11%) Change Control
7 4 (8.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Base SAS
7 4 (8.89%) NAS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (20.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) SPSS
4 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) 3G
1 4 (8.89%) NAS
2 3 (6.67%) GSM
2 3 (6.67%) UMTS
2 3 (6.67%) Wireless
3 2 (4.44%) 2G
3 2 (4.44%) 4G
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) LTE
3 2 (4.44%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.22%) CDMA
4 1 (2.22%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Base SAS
2 4 (8.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (8.89%) SAS EBI
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.67%) Essbase
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Grunt
2 1 (2.22%) gulp
General
1 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Billing
3 5 (11.11%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) SAS Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 4 (8.89%) SAS Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Business Operations Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) OBIEE Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) CSS
1 3 (6.67%) CSS3
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
1 3 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.44%) jQuery
2 2 (4.44%) Sass
2 2 (4.44%) Spring
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.22%) LESS
3 1 (2.22%) React
3 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.22%) Thymeleaf
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Economics
4 1 (2.22%) Kinect
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Psychology
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) MVS
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Project Management
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.11%) Change Control
4 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 4 (8.89%) Line Management
5 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Quote-to-Cash
5 4 (8.89%) Release Management
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) R
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) COBIT
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) SAP
2 5 (11.11%) Huawei
2 5 (11.11%) Nokia
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) BT
3 4 (8.89%) Cognos
3 4 (8.89%) Ericsson
4 3 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 3 (6.67%) NetCracker
4 3 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (6.67%) Siemens
4 3 (6.67%) ZTE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 days ago