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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.68% 16.28% 10.59%
As % of the General category 28.83% 36.84% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 11
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £254 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +226.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.35 £19.70
% change year-on-year
+2.44% -16.98%
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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 Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 50.92% 44.19% 52.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 34
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £33.50 £165.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.69% +371.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 13 (23.21%) Project Management
1 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 12 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
2 12 (21.43%) PMI Certification
2 12 (21.43%) SAP
2 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 11 (19.64%) PMI
3 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
4 9 (16.07%) Logistics
4 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 7 (12.50%) Windows
6 7 (12.50%) Business Development
6 7 (12.50%) Customer Insight
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.71%) Degree
7 6 (10.71%) HTML
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.93%) SQL
8 5 (8.93%) CSS
8 5 (8.93%) .NET
8 5 (8.93%) IIS
8 5 (8.93%) jQuery
8 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.14%) Subversion
9 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (7.14%) MVC
9 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.14%) Ajax
9 4 (7.14%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 4 (7.14%) MS Project
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) RoboHelp
3 1 (1.79%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.14%) Subversion
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (8.93%) Analyst
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Administrator
3 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) Coordinator
4 3 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) SAP Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (3.57%) Transition Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 5 (8.93%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.14%) Ajax
3 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) JMS
5 1 (1.79%) Spring
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.79%) Sass
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) Kendo UI
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) PMI
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Project Management
1 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.07%) Logistics
4 7 (12.50%) Business Development
4 7 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) CRM
7 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.36%) ERP
7 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.57%) Product Management
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.14%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) C
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) PMI Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) APMP
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ACCA
5 1 (1.79%) CIMA
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) SAP
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) ION Trading
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos