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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 18 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.29% 9.26% 15.31%
As % of the General category 18.99% 37.04% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
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£388 £428 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% -5.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £292 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
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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
79 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 43.65% 25.00% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 12
Average daily rate £318 £361 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% -12.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% -31.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 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 24 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 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
4 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.24%) MS Project
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) Ajax
5 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) IIS
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (13.79%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Project
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Research Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Market Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Ajax
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.79%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) GWT
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) PMI
1 1 (3.45%) DTV
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
1 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.90%) Document Management
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) APMP
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Planview
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Ericsson
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