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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 15 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 219 257 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.03% 14.79% 8.98%
As % of the General category 41.79% 46.22% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 163 76
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£390 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.39% +13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £625 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.88 £28.00 £43.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.73% -35.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £18.90 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.92 £32.90 £67.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
524 556 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.99% 31.99% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 314 194
Average daily rate £365 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £650 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 47
Average hourly rate £13.75 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.89% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.40 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.20 £43.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -7 43 £325 -13.33% 3
Southampton -18 26 £448 -0.55% 15
Hook -16 15 £408 +19.85% 2
Farnborough -5 12 £473 +35.00% 4
Portsmouth -11 12 £305 -39.00% 2
Fareham -7 6 £340 -27.65%
Gosport -21 6 - -
Aldershot - 5 £570 - 1
Winchester 0 3 £405 -14.73% 1
Havant -4 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Petersfield - 2 £298 -
Andover -8 1 £330 -17.08% 2
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fordingbridge - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 86 (19.03%) Project Management
2 76 (16.81%) SQL
3 74 (16.37%) Microsoft
4 60 (13.27%) Security Cleared
5 56 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (11.73%) PRINCE2
6 53 (11.73%) MS Excel
7 50 (11.06%) Windows
8 49 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (10.84%) SC Cleared
9 38 (8.41%) Telecoms
10 37 (8.19%) Oracle
10 37 (8.19%) SQL Server
11 36 (7.96%) ITIL
11 36 (7.96%) Migration
11 36 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (7.52%) MS Office
12 34 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (7.08%) Change Management
14 31 (6.86%) .NET
15 30 (6.64%) SAP
16 27 (5.97%) ERP
16 27 (5.97%) Risk Management
17 26 (5.75%) MS Project
18 24 (5.31%) HTML
18 24 (5.31%) Active Directory
19 23 (5.09%) Banking
19 23 (5.09%) VMware
19 23 (5.09%) Programme Management
19 23 (5.09%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.32%) IIS
1 15 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.88%) CMS
3 12 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.21%) Lync
5 9 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (1.99%) SAS
6 6 (1.33%) Confluence
7 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.44%) Documentum
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) FileNet
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 53 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.52%) MS Office
3 26 (5.75%) MS Project
4 19 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.32%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.33%) SAP ERP
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (1.11%) SAP CO
6 5 (1.11%) Agresso
6 5 (1.11%) SAP FI
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.42%) SAN
2 14 (3.10%) WAN
3 11 (2.43%) LAN
4 7 (1.55%) VoIP
4 7 (1.55%) IP Telephony
5 6 (1.33%) Firewall
6 5 (1.11%) Internet
6 5 (1.11%) PBX
6 5 (1.11%) HTTP
6 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.88%) VPN
7 4 (0.88%) DNS
8 3 (0.66%) SSL
8 3 (0.66%) DHCP
8 3 (0.66%) MGCP
8 3 (0.66%) H.323
8 3 (0.66%) IPsec
8 3 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.66%) Network Security
8 3 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.99%) SAP BW
7 8 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.33%) MySQL
8 6 (1.33%) MS Access
8 6 (1.33%) SAP BI
8 6 (1.33%) QlikView
9 5 (1.11%) Base SAS
9 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.88%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (0.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (0.88%) Cognos Transformer
10 4 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.33%) JIRA
3 3 (0.66%) JUnit
3 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.44%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.44%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.22%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.22%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (8.41%) Telecoms
2 23 (5.09%) Banking
3 15 (3.32%) Retail
4 14 (3.10%) Marketing
5 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.55%) Automotive
8 6 (1.33%) Legal
9 5 (1.11%) Billing
10 4 (0.88%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.88%) Electronics
11 3 (0.66%) Back Office
12 2 (0.44%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Military
13 1 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (20.13%) Analyst
2 89 (19.69%) Project Manager
3 63 (13.94%) Developer
4 39 (8.63%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.86%) Consultant
6 14 (3.10%) Coordinator
7 12 (2.65%) Security Specialist
8 11 (2.43%) Oracle Consultant
8 11 (2.43%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (2.43%) Architect
8 11 (2.43%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 10 (2.21%) Applications Manager
9 10 (2.21%) Senior Manager
9 10 (2.21%) Project Coordinator
10 9 (1.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (1.99%) Programme Manager
11 8 (1.77%) Tester
11 8 (1.77%) Test Analyst
11 8 (1.77%) SAP Consultant
11 8 (1.77%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.86%) .NET
2 24 (5.31%) HTML
3 22 (4.87%) CSS
4 10 (2.21%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.21%) Web Services
5 6 (1.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.11%) jQuery
6 5 (1.11%) XML
6 5 (1.11%) Middleware
7 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.88%) WCF
7 4 (0.88%) MDX
7 4 (0.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (0.88%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.66%) Laravel
8 3 (0.66%) LINQ
8 3 (0.66%) JSP
9 2 (0.44%) LAMP
9 2 (0.44%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.20%) AS400
3 10 (2.21%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.21%) Economics
4 7 (1.55%) Clustering
4 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.11%) Kindle
5 5 (1.11%) PMI
5 5 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 4 (0.88%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.66%) DTV
7 3 (0.66%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.44%) Open Source
8 2 (0.44%) iPhone
8 2 (0.44%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.44%) User Experience
8 2 (0.44%) Statistics
8 2 (0.44%) IVR
8 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.06%) Windows
2 15 (3.32%) Linux
2 15 (3.32%) Windows 7
3 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.65%) UNIX
5 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.66%) CentOS
8 3 (0.66%) Solaris
8 3 (0.66%) AIX
8 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (19.03%) Project Management
2 56 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (11.73%) PRINCE2
4 49 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (7.96%) Migration
5 36 (7.96%) ITIL
6 34 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (7.08%) Change Management
8 27 (5.97%) Risk Management
8 27 (5.97%) ERP
9 23 (5.09%) Programme Management
10 20 (4.42%) Business Analysis
11 15 (3.32%) Time Management
12 14 (3.10%) Waterfall
12 14 (3.10%) Analytics
12 14 (3.10%) Project Planning
12 14 (3.10%) CRM
13 13 (2.88%) Cyber Security
13 13 (2.88%) Data Migration
14 11 (2.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.81%) SQL
2 18 (3.98%) JavaScript
3 13 (2.88%) C#
3 13 (2.88%) RPG
4 9 (1.99%) Java
4 9 (1.99%) PL/SQL
4 9 (1.99%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.11%) Python
5 5 (1.11%) C
5 5 (1.11%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.88%) PHP
7 3 (0.66%) C++
7 3 (0.66%) Delphi
7 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.66%) VBScript
7 3 (0.66%) Korn
7 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.44%) VB
8 2 (0.44%) ABAP
9 1 (0.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 60 (13.27%) Security Cleared
2 49 (10.84%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.09%) Degree
4 11 (2.43%) ISEB
5 9 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.33%) APMP
8 6 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.88%) CCNP
10 4 (0.88%) ACCA
10 4 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.66%) MCSA
11 3 (0.66%) CIMA
11 3 (0.66%) MCTS
11 3 (0.66%) CCNA
12 2 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.32%) ISO 9001
1 15 (3.32%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.99%) QA
3 6 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.66%) GAAP
4 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) BS7799
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.22%) GAMP
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.66%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.66%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.44%) GPFS
6 1 (0.22%) SRDF
6 1 (0.22%) NFS
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.22%) Snort
6 1 (0.22%) Squid
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.55%) SCOM
3 5 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.66%) SCCM
5 2 (0.44%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.22%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (16.37%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.19%) Oracle
3 30 (6.64%) SAP
4 23 (5.09%) VMware
5 19 (4.20%) Cisco
6 13 (2.88%) HP
7 11 (2.43%) Ektron
8 10 (2.21%) Primavera
9 9 (1.99%) IBM
10 8 (1.77%) Citrix
11 6 (1.33%) Avaya
11 6 (1.33%) Cognos
11 6 (1.33%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.11%) Symantec
13 4 (0.88%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.88%) Websense
13 4 (0.88%) Informatica
13 4 (0.88%) Nokia
13 4 (0.88%) Sun
13 4 (0.88%) IronPort
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Winchester
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Required IT
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £475 - £500+ per day
Posted: 23 days ago