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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.29% 20.63% 16.97%
As % of the General category 37.31% 39.80% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £368 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £276 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £55.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +199.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
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
67 98 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 38.29% 51.85% 51.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 34
Average daily rate £315 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
Average hourly rate - £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 14 (24.56%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.81%) PRINCE2
2 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 12 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (21.05%) PMI Certification
3 12 (21.05%) Project Management
4 11 (19.30%) Customer Insight
5 10 (17.54%) PMI
5 10 (17.54%) Degree
6 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) Java
7 8 (14.04%) SAP
8 7 (12.28%) HTML
8 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.28%) Business Development
9 6 (10.53%) Logistics
9 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) MS Project
10 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.77%) CSS
10 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.02%) Data Architecture
11 4 (7.02%) MVVM
11 4 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (7.02%) R
11 4 (7.02%) Redis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (7.02%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.02%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Project
2 4 (7.02%) SPSS
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.51%) FrameMaker
4 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.51%) RoboHelp
4 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Redis
1 4 (7.02%) Big Data
1 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) CaliberRM
1 2 (3.51%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.51%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (24.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Online Betting
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Insight Data Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Customer Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Technical Author
6 2 (3.51%) Logistics Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Author
6 2 (3.51%) Author
6 2 (3.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (7.02%) JRuby
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) JMS
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) Spring
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.75%) Sass
6 1 (1.75%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.51%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) PRINCE2
1 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 12 (21.05%) Project Management
3 11 (19.30%) Customer Insight
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) Business Development
6 6 (10.53%) Logistics
6 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.02%) Data Architecture
8 4 (7.02%) MVVM
8 4 (7.02%) Data Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) Customer Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) Propensity Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) Java
2 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.02%) R
3 4 (7.02%) Ruby
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) PMI Certification
2 10 (17.54%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) PMP
5 1 (1.75%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ACCA
5 1 (1.75%) CIMA
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) SAP
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos
5 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter