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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 232 219 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.56% 13.64% 7.46%
As % of the General category 40.56% 43.28% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 153 69
Average daily rate
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£375 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £294 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £665 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £24.25 £31.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.01% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £28.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.19 £35.00 £65.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%
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
572 506 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.05% 31.51% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 301 204
Average daily rate £363 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £275 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 12 54
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.40 £42.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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
Basingstoke -4 42 £338 -10.00% 4
Southampton -17 25 £375 -21.05% 10
Hook -17 14 £415 -1.07%
Portsmouth -11 12 £275 -45.00% 5
Farnborough -4 10 £375 +7.14% 5
Gosport -22 8 - -
Fareham -2 7 £260 -48.00%
Aldershot - 6 £570 -
Havant +1 3 £394 -4.54% 5
Winchester -4 2 £440 -2.27% 3
Petersfield - 2 £298 - 2
Andover -13 1 £330 -16.66%
Eastleigh - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 90 (18.79%) Project Management
2 81 (16.91%) Security Cleared
3 77 (16.08%) Microsoft
4 70 (14.61%) SQL
5 66 (13.78%) SC Cleared
6 61 (12.73%) PRINCE2
6 61 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (12.11%) MS Excel
8 48 (10.02%) Windows
8 48 (10.02%) Oracle
9 47 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (9.60%) Telecoms
11 42 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (8.35%) ITIL
14 37 (7.72%) Migration
15 35 (7.31%) MS Office
16 33 (6.89%) SAP
16 33 (6.89%) SQL Server
16 33 (6.89%) Risk Management
17 31 (6.47%) Change Management
18 28 (5.85%) MS Project
19 27 (5.64%) Banking
20 24 (5.01%) ERP
21 22 (4.59%) Cisco
21 22 (4.59%) Active Directory
21 22 (4.59%) Degree
22 21 (4.38%) Programme Management
22 21 (4.38%) HP
22 21 (4.38%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (3.13%) SAS
2 12 (2.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.51%) Lync
3 10 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.25%) IIS
4 6 (1.25%) Confluence
5 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.84%) CMS
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.42%) Documentum
7 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) FileNet
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 58 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.31%) MS Office
3 28 (5.85%) MS Project
4 18 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (3.55%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (1.25%) SAP ERP
4 6 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (1.04%) Agresso
5 5 (1.04%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.04%) SAP CO
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.13%) SAN
2 13 (2.71%) WAN
3 10 (2.09%) LAN
4 8 (1.67%) Firewall
5 7 (1.46%) IP Telephony
6 6 (1.25%) Internet
6 6 (1.25%) VoIP
7 5 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.04%) PBX
8 4 (0.84%) VPN
8 4 (0.84%) DNS
9 3 (0.63%) DHCP
9 3 (0.63%) Broadband
9 3 (0.63%) SSL
9 3 (0.63%) MGCP
9 3 (0.63%) H.323
9 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.63%) Network Security
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.30%) Base SAS
4 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.88%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.88%) MS Access
5 9 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.25%) QlikView
7 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.25%) MySQL
7 6 (1.25%) SAP BI
8 5 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.84%) Cognos Query Studio
9 4 (0.84%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 4 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (0.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (0.84%) Cognos Transformer
9 4 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (1.67%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.25%) JIRA
3 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.63%) JUnit
5 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.42%) TestNG
5 2 (0.42%) DbUnit
5 2 (0.42%) Mockito
5 2 (0.42%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.42%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.42%) Subversion
5 2 (0.42%) Maven
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.21%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.21%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (9.60%) Telecoms
2 27 (5.64%) Banking
3 16 (3.34%) Retail
3 16 (3.34%) Financial Institution
4 11 (2.30%) Marketing
5 10 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.25%) Legal
6 6 (1.25%) Automotive
7 5 (1.04%) Law
7 5 (1.04%) Billing
8 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.84%) Electronics
9 3 (0.63%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (21.50%) Analyst
2 95 (19.83%) Project Manager
3 68 (14.20%) Developer
4 39 (8.14%) Business Analyst
5 30 (6.26%) Consultant
6 15 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 14 (2.92%) Architect
8 13 (2.71%) Coordinator
8 13 (2.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (2.51%) Programme Manager
9 12 (2.51%) Security Specialist
10 11 (2.30%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (2.30%) Project Coordinator
10 11 (2.30%) Cyber Security Specialist
11 9 (1.88%) Test Analyst
11 9 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (1.67%) SQL Developer
12 8 (1.67%) SAS Developer
12 8 (1.67%) Server Analyst
13 7 (1.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.38%) .NET
2 18 (3.76%) HTML
3 16 (3.34%) CSS
4 10 (2.09%) Web Services
5 7 (1.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.46%) jQuery
6 6 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (1.25%) XML
7 5 (1.04%) Middleware
8 4 (0.84%) Ajax
8 4 (0.84%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.84%) MDX
8 4 (0.84%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (0.84%) WCF
8 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.63%) HTML5
9 3 (0.63%) Spring
9 3 (0.63%) LINQ
9 3 (0.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.97%) AS400
3 11 (2.30%) Clustering
4 10 (2.09%) PMI
4 10 (2.09%) Economics
5 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.25%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.04%) Kindle
8 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.84%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.63%) DTV
10 3 (0.63%) iPhone
10 3 (0.63%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.42%) Open Source
11 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.42%) EMV
11 2 (0.42%) IVR
11 2 (0.42%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.02%) Windows
2 17 (3.55%) Linux
2 17 (3.55%) UNIX
3 15 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.51%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.04%) AIX
8 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.63%) Android
9 3 (0.63%) CentOS
9 3 (0.63%) Solaris
9 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.21%) SUSE
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (18.79%) Project Management
2 61 (12.73%) PRINCE2
2 61 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (8.35%) ITIL
6 37 (7.72%) Migration
7 33 (6.89%) Risk Management
8 31 (6.47%) Change Management
9 24 (5.01%) ERP
10 21 (4.38%) Programme Management
11 20 (4.18%) CRM
12 19 (3.97%) Business Analysis
13 18 (3.76%) Project Planning
14 17 (3.55%) Analytics
15 16 (3.34%) Time Management
16 14 (2.92%) Asset Management
17 13 (2.71%) Data Migration
17 13 (2.71%) Cyber Security
18 12 (2.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (14.61%) SQL
2 21 (4.38%) C#
3 16 (3.34%) Java
3 16 (3.34%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.71%) RPG
5 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.46%) VB
7 5 (1.04%) Python
7 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.84%) SAS Macro
8 4 (0.84%) PHP
8 4 (0.84%) C
8 4 (0.84%) Delphi
9 3 (0.63%) C++
9 3 (0.63%) ABAP
9 3 (0.63%) VBScript
9 3 (0.63%) Korn
9 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (16.91%) Security Cleared
2 66 (13.78%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.59%) Degree
4 15 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.51%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.30%) ISEB
6 11 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.25%) APMP
11 5 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (1.04%) ACCA
12 4 (0.84%) CCNP
12 4 (0.84%) CCNA
12 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.84%) CIMA
12 4 (0.84%) MCITP
13 3 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 14 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.51%) QA
4 10 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.63%) GAAP
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) BS7799
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.63%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
5 2 (0.42%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.42%) GPFS
6 1 (0.21%) SRDF
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) Snort
6 1 (0.21%) Squid
6 1 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.46%) SCOM
3 5 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.63%) SCCM
5 2 (0.42%) WSUS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.21%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.21%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 77 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.02%) Oracle
3 33 (6.89%) SAP
4 22 (4.59%) Cisco
5 21 (4.38%) HP
6 19 (3.97%) VMware
7 11 (2.30%) Primavera
8 10 (2.09%) Citrix
9 9 (1.88%) IBM
10 7 (1.46%) Guidewire
11 6 (1.25%) Cognos
11 6 (1.25%) Avaya
11 6 (1.25%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.04%) Symantec
13 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.84%) Websense
13 4 (0.84%) Informatica
13 4 (0.84%) Nokia
13 4 (0.84%) Sun
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £35.00 - £44.00 per hour + none
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago