The 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 8.82% - 10.81%
As % of the General category 16.67% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£388 - £406
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -
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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 Hammersmith region.

General Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 52.94% 46.15% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 7
Average daily rate £437 £393 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.27% +28.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £382 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £418 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

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 2 June 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Games
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 4 (28.57%) Polycom
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Apple
4 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
4 4 (28.57%) Reuters
4 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DMZ
2 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Online Betting
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Technician
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) JDBC
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Java RMI
2 2 (14.29%) XML-RPC
2 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Online Games
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
2 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CISMP
4 1 (7.14%) GCIA
4 1 (7.14%) GCIH
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Polycom
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) Apple
1 4 (28.57%) Reuters
1 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec