The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 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 Hampshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 221 181 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.66% 10.31% 13.30%
As % of the General category 35.53% 32.04% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £25.00 £19.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% +28.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.75 £27.00 £27.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.03% -22.44%
General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
622 565 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.00% 32.19% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 345 307
Average daily rate £375 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £232 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 66
Average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.02 £40.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Hampshire region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 68 £425 -17.07% 18
Basingstoke +10 26 £333 -14.74% 4
Hook -9 12 £375 +1.35% 1
Aldershot -9 7 £475 -
Farnborough +2 6 £500 +21.95% 8
Portsmouth -7 6 £488 +77.27% 3
Winchester -5 5 £325 - 1
Havant -11 4 £369 -7.81% 1
Gosport -26 4 £450 +27.11%
Fareham -2 2 - - 3
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Andover - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 93 (19.62%) Telecoms
2 74 (15.61%) SQL
3 69 (14.56%) Project Management
4 61 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (11.39%) Microsoft
6 47 (9.92%) Windows
7 46 (9.70%) Security Cleared
8 45 (9.49%) Oracle
9 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2
10 37 (7.81%) Degree
10 37 (7.81%) SC Cleared
11 36 (7.59%) MS Excel
12 33 (6.96%) Banking
13 31 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (6.33%) Migration
14 30 (6.33%) UNIX
15 27 (5.70%) DB2
16 26 (5.49%) Change Management
17 25 (5.27%) SAP
18 24 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (5.06%) Workflow
19 23 (4.85%) HP
19 23 (4.85%) .NET
19 23 (4.85%) ITIL
20 22 (4.64%) C
20 22 (4.64%) C#
20 22 (4.64%) Shell Script
21 21 (4.43%) SQL Server
21 21 (4.43%) IBM
21 21 (4.43%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 13 (2.74%) CMS
2 11 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (0.84%) IIS
3 4 (0.84%) Apache
4 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.63%) Captiva
5 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) SAS
6 1 (0.21%) Documentum
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.22%) MS Office
3 16 (3.38%) MS Project
4 9 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.48%) SAP BPC
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.84%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.63%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.63%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.63%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.42%) Magento
7 2 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.22%) LAN
2 14 (2.95%) WAN
3 12 (2.53%) SAN
4 11 (2.32%) Firewall
5 7 (1.48%) HTTP
6 6 (1.27%) Network Security
6 6 (1.27%) VPN
7 5 (1.05%) SSL
7 5 (1.05%) Internet
8 4 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.84%) Connectrix
9 3 (0.63%) LDAP
9 3 (0.63%) Intranet
9 3 (0.63%) X.509
9 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.21%) Broadband
11 1 (0.21%) DECT
11 1 (0.21%) DNS
11 1 (0.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.70%) DB2
2 21 (4.43%) SQL Server
3 17 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.32%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.69%) QlikView
6 7 (1.48%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.63%) MySQL
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.42%) Big Data
10 2 (0.42%) UniData
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.42%) MS Access
10 2 (0.42%) DTS
11 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.27%) Subversion
2 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.84%) Ant
4 3 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.63%) NUnit
4 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.42%) GoogleTest
5 2 (0.42%) LoadUI
5 2 (0.42%) CppUnit
5 2 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (0.42%) Hudson
5 2 (0.42%) Selenium
5 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.21%) JUnit
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.21%) Maven
6 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (19.62%) Telecoms
2 33 (6.96%) Banking
3 16 (3.38%) Marketing
4 13 (2.74%) Retail
5 10 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.05%) Billing
8 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.84%) French Language
9 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 3 (0.63%) Military
10 2 (0.42%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 109 (23.00%) Analyst
2 74 (15.61%) Project Manager
3 52 (10.97%) Business Analyst
4 48 (10.13%) Consultant
5 29 (6.12%) Developer
6 26 (5.49%) Architect
6 26 (5.49%) DBA
7 22 (4.64%) Administrator
8 17 (3.59%) DB2 DBA
9 14 (2.95%) Test Analyst
10 13 (2.74%) Senior Manager
10 13 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
11 12 (2.53%) Release Manager
12 11 (2.32%) Programme Manager
12 11 (2.32%) Lead Business Analyst
12 11 (2.32%) Data Administrator
13 10 (2.11%) Coordinator
14 8 (1.69%) Java Developer
14 8 (1.69%) Oracle DBA
14 8 (1.69%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.85%) .NET
2 15 (3.16%) XML
3 13 (2.74%) HTML
4 11 (2.32%) CSS
5 10 (2.11%) Web Services
6 8 (1.69%) Spring
7 7 (1.48%) EDI
7 7 (1.48%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.48%) SAP ALE
8 5 (1.05%) Middleware
8 5 (1.05%) WCF
8 5 (1.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Camel
9 4 (0.84%) J2EE
10 3 (0.63%) XSLT
10 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.63%) LINQ
10 3 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.59%) Replication
2 15 (3.16%) Management Information System
2 15 (3.16%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.95%) NHS
4 8 (1.69%) PMI
5 6 (1.27%) AS400
5 6 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.05%) FMCG
7 4 (0.84%) CLARiiON
7 4 (0.84%) EMC Centera
7 4 (0.84%) PKI
7 4 (0.84%) Statistics
7 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.63%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.42%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (0.42%) LPAR
9 2 (0.42%) IPTV
9 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.92%) Windows
2 30 (6.33%) UNIX
3 18 (3.80%) Linux
4 14 (2.95%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.90%) Windows XP
5 9 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.48%) AIX
8 5 (1.05%) SUSE
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.84%) Solaris
10 3 (0.63%) VMS
10 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Android
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (14.56%) Project Management
2 61 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2
4 31 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (6.33%) Migration
6 26 (5.49%) Change Management
7 24 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (5.06%) Workflow
8 23 (4.85%) ITIL
9 21 (4.43%) ERP
10 19 (4.01%) Service Management
11 18 (3.80%) Risk Management
11 18 (3.80%) Change Control
12 17 (3.59%) Waterfall
13 16 (3.38%) Release Management
14 15 (3.16%) Validation
15 14 (2.95%) Business Analysis
15 14 (2.95%) Configuration Management
16 13 (2.74%) Wealth Management
16 13 (2.74%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.61%) SQL
2 22 (4.64%) C
2 22 (4.64%) C#
2 22 (4.64%) Shell Script
3 17 (3.59%) Java
4 16 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.53%) ABAP
6 9 (1.90%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.27%) Delphi
8 5 (1.05%) PHP
8 5 (1.05%) VB
9 4 (0.84%) C++
10 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.42%) UniBasic
11 2 (0.42%) Ruby
11 2 (0.42%) REXX
11 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) VBScript
12 1 (0.21%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.81%) Degree
2 37 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.38%) ISEB
3 16 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.69%) CCDA
7 7 (1.48%) CCDP
7 7 (1.48%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.84%) ACCA
9 4 (0.84%) CISM
9 4 (0.84%) CIMA
9 4 (0.84%) CISSP
9 4 (0.84%) PMP
9 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.63%) CCNP
11 2 (0.42%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.38%) QA
2 12 (2.53%) SLA
3 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.42%) COSO
5 2 (0.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.84%) SRDF
3 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.05%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.84%) EMC TimeFinder
3 4 (0.84%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.42%) WMI
5 1 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 54 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.49%) Oracle
3 25 (5.27%) SAP
4 23 (4.85%) HP
5 21 (4.43%) IBM
6 12 (2.53%) Cisco
7 10 (2.11%) Ektron
7 10 (2.11%) VMware
7 10 (2.11%) Thunderhead
8 8 (1.69%) Citrix
9 7 (1.48%) EMC
10 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.05%) McAfee
10 5 (1.05%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.84%) Brocade
11 4 (0.84%) Remedy
11 4 (0.84%) NetApp
11 4 (0.84%) Veritas
12 3 (0.63%) Adobe
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £340 - £380 per day + Flexibility
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago