The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 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 Hammersmith 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 23.53% 3.85% 7.69%
As % of the General category 57.14% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.61% -22.44%
General Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 41.18% 34.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Average daily rate £390 £475 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +45.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £314 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
London

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Hammersmith region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
1 6 (50.00%) WPF
1 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) Hedge funds
3 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (33.33%) CQRS
4 3 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Social Media
6 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Hedge funds
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
1 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) CQRS
2 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft