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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 5.71% - 13.89%
As % of the General category 18.18% - 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
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£350 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +6.06%
Finance
London

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
11 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 31.43% 36.84% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate £461 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

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 7 July 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 6 (75.00%) Games
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SPSS
4 2 (25.00%) DMZ
4 2 (25.00%) JDBC
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) XML-RPC
4 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DMZ
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Java RMI
2 2 (25.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Kafka
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (25.00%) Microservices
1 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (12.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec