The 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 234 264 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.19% 14.48% 9.34%
As % of the General category 43.25% 49.07% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 176 121
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £308 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -81.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
541 538 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.87% 29.51% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 330 326
Average daily rate £365 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £285 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 48
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £36.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -3 52 £425 -15.00% 14
Basingstoke +15 41 £325 -35.00% 9
Farnborough +4 16 £278 -50.66% 6
Havant -4 11 £394 -4.54% 1
Gosport -11 11 - - 1
Portsmouth -4 10 £372 -0.99% 1
Aldershot +1 8 £475 -
Hook -13 4 £483 +27.64% 1
Fareham -4 2 - - 6
Winchester +1 1 £425 -5.55% 4
Andover -5 1 £325 -25.71% 2
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
Yateley - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (16.63%) Project Management
2 69 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 69 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 67 (15.69%) Oracle
4 64 (14.99%) Telecoms
5 60 (14.05%) SQL
6 59 (13.82%) Security Cleared
7 58 (13.58%) PRINCE2
8 52 (12.18%) MS Excel
9 47 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (10.77%) SC Cleared
11 39 (9.13%) Windows
12 35 (8.20%) Migration
12 35 (8.20%) Banking
13 34 (7.96%) SAP
14 29 (6.79%) MS Office
14 29 (6.79%) Degree
15 28 (6.56%) C#
16 27 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (5.85%) HP
18 23 (5.39%) SQL Server
18 23 (5.39%) Risk Management
19 22 (5.15%) .NET
19 22 (5.15%) Oracle EBS R12
20 21 (4.92%) MS Project
21 20 (4.68%) Change Management
22 19 (4.45%) ITIL
22 19 (4.45%) CRM
23 18 (4.22%) Java
23 18 (4.22%) ISTQB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.04%) SAS
3 9 (2.11%) CMS
4 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.64%) Lync
5 7 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.17%) NetWeaver
7 4 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.94%) Confluence
8 3 (0.70%) Apache
8 3 (0.70%) IIS
9 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.23%) Documentum
10 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.79%) MS Office
3 21 (4.92%) MS Project
4 13 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (5.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (2.81%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (2.81%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (2.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (2.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (1.17%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.94%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.47%) Agresso
10 2 (0.47%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.47%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.87%) LAN
1 8 (1.87%) WAN
2 7 (1.64%) SAN
3 6 (1.41%) Firewall
4 5 (1.17%) Internet
5 4 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.94%) Broadband
5 4 (0.94%) Network Security
6 3 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.70%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.70%) IPsec
6 3 (0.70%) PBX
6 3 (0.70%) HTTP
6 3 (0.70%) SSL
6 3 (0.70%) VPN
7 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.47%) DNS
7 2 (0.47%) DHCP
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
8 1 (0.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.81%) Base SAS
3 10 (2.34%) SAP BW
3 10 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.87%) QlikView
5 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.64%) MS Access
6 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.17%) DB2
7 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.94%) SAP BI
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.70%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.70%) OLAP
8 3 (0.70%) MySQL
8 3 (0.70%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (0.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (1.87%) LoadRunner
2 7 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.94%) JIRA
5 3 (0.70%) Subversion
6 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.47%) Mockito
6 2 (0.47%) DbUnit
6 2 (0.47%) TestNG
6 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.47%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 64 (14.99%) Telecoms
2 35 (8.20%) Banking
3 14 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 14 (3.28%) Retail
4 9 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.87%) General Ledger
6 7 (1.64%) Marketing
6 7 (1.64%) Billing
7 6 (1.41%) Law
7 6 (1.41%) Legal
8 5 (1.17%) French Language
8 5 (1.17%) Electronics
9 4 (0.94%) Automotive
10 3 (0.70%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 113 (26.46%) Analyst
2 78 (18.27%) Project Manager
3 50 (11.71%) Developer
4 47 (11.01%) Business Analyst
5 41 (9.60%) Consultant
6 15 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
7 14 (3.28%) Oracle Consultant
8 13 (3.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 13 (3.04%) Programme Manager
9 12 (2.81%) Coordinator
9 12 (2.81%) Test Analyst
10 11 (2.58%) Architect
11 10 (2.34%) PMO Analyst
11 10 (2.34%) Project Coordinator
11 10 (2.34%) SAP Consultant
12 8 (1.87%) Test Manager
12 8 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (1.87%) E-Business Consultant
12 8 (1.87%) Technical Leader
12 8 (1.87%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.15%) .NET
2 13 (3.04%) HTML
2 13 (3.04%) CSS
3 12 (2.81%) Web Services
4 10 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.11%) XML
6 7 (1.64%) Spring
7 6 (1.41%) WCF
8 5 (1.17%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.94%) Apache Camel
9 4 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.94%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.94%) jQuery
10 3 (0.70%) LINQ
10 3 (0.70%) MDX
10 3 (0.70%) Ajax
10 3 (0.70%) J2EE
11 2 (0.47%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.47%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.75%) Mobile App
2 11 (2.58%) PMI
3 7 (1.64%) AS400
3 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.64%) Blackberry
3 7 (1.64%) Learning Management System
4 6 (1.41%) Clustering
5 5 (1.17%) iPhone
6 4 (0.94%) Kindle
6 4 (0.94%) DTV
6 4 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.94%) Handset
7 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.70%) Statistics
7 3 (0.70%) Economics
7 3 (0.70%) FMCG
8 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.47%) Open Source
8 2 (0.47%) EMV
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.13%) Windows
2 15 (3.51%) UNIX
3 13 (3.04%) Linux
4 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.41%) Android
7 5 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.47%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (16.63%) Project Management
2 69 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (13.58%) PRINCE2
4 47 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (8.20%) Migration
6 27 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (5.39%) Risk Management
8 20 (4.68%) Change Management
9 19 (4.45%) ITIL
9 19 (4.45%) CRM
10 17 (3.98%) User Stories
11 16 (3.75%) ERP
11 16 (3.75%) Business Analysis
12 13 (3.04%) Workflow
13 12 (2.81%) Software Testing
13 12 (2.81%) Project Planning
13 12 (2.81%) Data Migration
13 12 (2.81%) Time Management
13 12 (2.81%) Waterfall
14 10 (2.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.05%) SQL
2 28 (6.56%) C#
3 18 (4.22%) Java
4 13 (3.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.34%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.11%) VB
7 7 (1.64%) C
7 7 (1.64%) Delphi
8 4 (0.94%) SAS Macro
9 3 (0.70%) RPG
9 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.70%) VBScript
9 3 (0.70%) ABAP
9 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.47%) C++
10 2 (0.47%) Groovy
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (13.82%) Security Cleared
2 46 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.79%) Degree
4 18 (4.22%) ISTQB
5 17 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (3.28%) ISEB
7 12 (2.81%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.34%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (1.41%) MCSE
12 6 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (0.94%) CCNA
14 4 (0.94%) MCITP
15 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.70%) CIMA
15 3 (0.70%) ACCA
15 3 (0.70%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.34%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.87%) QA
4 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.47%) BS7799
5 2 (0.47%) GAAP
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.17%) SCOM
3 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.47%) WSUS
4 2 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 69 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 67 (15.69%) Oracle
3 34 (7.96%) SAP
4 25 (5.85%) HP
5 14 (3.28%) VMware
6 13 (3.04%) Cisco
7 8 (1.87%) Citrix
8 7 (1.64%) Ektron
8 7 (1.64%) Guidewire
9 6 (1.41%) Avaya
10 5 (1.17%) Capita
10 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.17%) IBM
11 4 (0.94%) Intel
11 4 (0.94%) Cognos
11 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.94%) Websense
11 4 (0.94%) IronPort
12 3 (0.70%) Blue Coat
12 3 (0.70%) Siebel
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £160 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £385 - £407 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £30 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £200.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago