The first 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 18 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 Guildford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 47 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 21.46% 14.63% 21.55%
As % of the General category 46.53% 27.78% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 15
Average daily rate £360 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £184 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 £51.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 108 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.12% 52.68% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 27
Average daily rate £355 £323 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.07% -25.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £99.25 £35.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £28.10 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £52.95 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Surrey

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 21 (28.77%) Telecoms
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.55%) Logistics
4 14 (19.18%) Ericsson
5 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
6 12 (16.44%) NEC
7 9 (12.33%) Java
7 9 (12.33%) .NET
8 8 (10.96%) MS Office
8 8 (10.96%) Project Management
8 8 (10.96%) MVC
8 8 (10.96%) Supplier Management
8 8 (10.96%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (9.59%) C#
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.22%) Migration
10 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.22%) Degree
10 6 (8.22%) Use Case
10 6 (8.22%) Analytics
11 5 (6.85%) Spring
11 5 (6.85%) WCF
11 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.85%) ISEB
11 5 (6.85%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) FileNet
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (4.11%) MS Project
5 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.37%) Agresso
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.74%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Intranet
2 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) QlikView
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.37%) Grunt
2 1 (1.37%) Selenium
2 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.37%) NUnit
2 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.37%) Ant
2 1 (1.37%) JUnit
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (28.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.11%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Developer
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Portfolio Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.74%) Web Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Project Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Programmer
7 2 (2.74%) Web Business Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Management Accountant
7 2 (2.74%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.85%) Spring
3 5 (6.85%) WCF
4 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.48%) WPF
4 4 (5.48%) jQuery
5 3 (4.11%) GWT
5 3 (4.11%) Web Services
6 2 (2.74%) XML
6 2 (2.74%) CSS
6 2 (2.74%) HTML5
6 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.37%) Sass
7 1 (1.37%) Java EE
7 1 (1.37%) WF
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.37%) PMI
2 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Logistics
2 8 (10.96%) Project Management
2 8 (10.96%) MVC
2 8 (10.96%) Supplier Management
3 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
3 6 (8.22%) Migration
3 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
3 6 (8.22%) Use Case
3 6 (8.22%) Analytics
4 5 (6.85%) ERP
4 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
4 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.48%) Document Management
5 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.48%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (5.48%) Change Control
5 4 (5.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Java
2 7 (9.59%) C#
3 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.48%) SQL
4 2 (2.74%) C
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) ISEB
3 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.74%) PMP
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) P3O
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Ericsson
3 12 (16.44%) NEC
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle
5 3 (4.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Primavera
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 2 (2.74%) Citrix
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 2 (2.74%) Planview
7 1 (1.37%) Marketo
7 1 (1.37%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.37%) Novell
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