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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 42.31% 25.64% 10.53%
As % of the General category 50.00% 58.82% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
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£475 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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 £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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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
22 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 84.62% 43.59% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 11
Average daily rate £474 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £170.00 - £10.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 4 (25.00%) Reuters
4 4 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (25.00%) Polycom
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
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 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
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%) JDBC
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Online Games
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 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) GIAC
3 1 (6.25%) GCIA
3 1 (6.25%) GCIH
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) 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 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP