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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 13.51% 6.25% 7.14%
As % of the General category 21.74% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£350 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.03%
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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
23 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 62.16% 31.25% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 7
Average daily rate £448 £380 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.76% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £356 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £384 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £170.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

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 5 May 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Games
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Apple
6 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (25.00%) Reuters
6 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
6 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (25.00%) Polycom
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (18.75%) Statistics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (12.50%) SAS
1 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) DMZ
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Java RMI
2 2 (12.50%) XML-RPC
2 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) JDBC
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Grid Computing
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) Online Games
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) VMS
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
2 2 (12.50%) Microservices
2 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) PhD
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
4 1 (6.25%) GCIA
4 1 (6.25%) GCIH
4 1 (6.25%) CISMP
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
1 4 (25.00%) Reuters
1 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) Polycom
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec