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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Finance 228 228 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.82% 14.14% 8.66%
As % of the General category 38.71% 46.06% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 164 114
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £324 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £22.13 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.77% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £28.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.30 £35.00 £65.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
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
589 495 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.95% 30.69% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 310 309
Average daily rate £360 £413 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 14 45
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £19.86 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Basingstoke +5 42 £330 -25.00% 8
Southampton -12 36 £375 -28.57% 14
Farnborough 0 10 £225 -43.75% 5
Gosport -21 9 - -
Havant +1 8 £400 -3.03% 3
Hook -22 8 £451 +0.32% 2
Aldershot - 7 £440 - 1
Fareham -4 6 £260 -48.00% 3
Portsmouth -12 6 £315 -37.00% 13
Winchester -5 2 £440 -2.27% 1
Andover -12 2 £328 -17.71% 3
Petersfield - 1 £298 - 3
Eastleigh - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 84 (17.95%) Project Management
2 77 (16.45%) Security Cleared
3 76 (16.24%) Microsoft
4 68 (14.53%) SQL
5 65 (13.89%) Oracle
6 63 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (13.25%) PRINCE2
7 62 (13.25%) SC Cleared
8 56 (11.97%) MS Excel
9 54 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 51 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (10.68%) Windows
12 40 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
13 38 (8.12%) Migration
14 36 (7.69%) MS Office
14 36 (7.69%) SAP
15 35 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (6.84%) ITIL
17 31 (6.62%) SQL Server
18 30 (6.41%) Banking
19 25 (5.34%) MS Project
19 25 (5.34%) Risk Management
19 25 (5.34%) Change Management
20 24 (5.13%) C#
20 24 (5.13%) ERP
21 23 (4.91%) Degree
22 22 (4.70%) CRM
23 20 (4.27%) Active Directory
23 20 (4.27%) Business Analysis
24 19 (4.06%) HP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (3.21%) SAS
2 13 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.35%) Lync
4 8 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.28%) Confluence
6 4 (0.85%) CMS
6 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.64%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.43%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) FileNet
9 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.69%) MS Office
3 25 (5.34%) MS Project
4 18 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.78%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (1.28%) Agresso
6 6 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (1.28%) SAP ERP
7 5 (1.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (1.07%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (1.07%) SAP FI
7 5 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.71%) SAN
1 8 (1.71%) WAN
2 7 (1.50%) Firewall
3 5 (1.07%) IP Telephony
3 5 (1.07%) Internet
3 5 (1.07%) LAN
4 4 (0.85%) PBX
4 4 (0.85%) DNS
4 4 (0.85%) Network Security
4 4 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (0.64%) IPsec
5 3 (0.64%) VPN
5 3 (0.64%) SSL
5 3 (0.64%) Broadband
5 3 (0.64%) DHCP
6 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.43%) H.323
6 2 (0.43%) MGCP
6 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.35%) Base SAS
5 10 (2.14%) SAP BW
6 9 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.71%) MS Access
8 7 (1.50%) QlikView
9 6 (1.28%) SAP BI
9 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.07%) DB2
10 5 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.85%) OLAP
11 4 (0.85%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.85%) Cognos Query Studio
11 4 (0.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 4 (0.85%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (1.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.28%) JIRA
3 4 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.64%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.43%) Maven
5 2 (0.43%) TestNG
5 2 (0.43%) Mockito
5 2 (0.43%) DbUnit
5 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.21%) JUnit
6 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
General
1 54 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 30 (6.41%) Banking
3 18 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 13 (2.78%) Retail
5 9 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.71%) Billing
6 8 (1.71%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.28%) Automotive
7 6 (1.28%) Legal
7 6 (1.28%) Marketing
8 5 (1.07%) Law
9 4 (0.85%) Electronics
10 3 (0.64%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (23.50%) Analyst
2 90 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 61 (13.03%) Developer
4 43 (9.19%) Business Analyst
5 35 (7.48%) Consultant
6 19 (4.06%) Coordinator
7 17 (3.63%) Project Coordinator
8 15 (3.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (3.21%) Oracle Consultant
8 15 (3.21%) Architect
9 13 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 12 (2.56%) Programme Manager
11 10 (2.14%) Test Analyst
12 9 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (1.71%) SAP Consultant
13 8 (1.71%) SAS Developer
13 8 (1.71%) Security Specialist
13 8 (1.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 8 (1.71%) Technical Leader
13 8 (1.71%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.42%) .NET
2 12 (2.56%) HTML
3 11 (2.35%) CSS
4 8 (1.71%) XML
5 7 (1.50%) Web Services
5 7 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.85%) Middleware
6 4 (0.85%) Ajax
6 4 (0.85%) WCF
6 4 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.85%) MDX
6 4 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.64%) LINQ
7 3 (0.64%) jQuery
7 3 (0.64%) Spring
8 2 (0.43%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.43%) GWT
8 2 (0.43%) Guice
8 2 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.85%) AS400
3 12 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.92%) Clustering
4 9 (1.92%) PMI
5 7 (1.50%) Learning Management System
5 7 (1.50%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.28%) Economics
7 5 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.07%) Kindle
8 4 (0.85%) iPhone
9 3 (0.64%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.64%) DTV
9 3 (0.64%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.64%) Handset
10 2 (0.43%) EMV
10 2 (0.43%) Replication
10 2 (0.43%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.68%) Windows
2 17 (3.63%) UNIX
2 17 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (3.21%) Linux
4 12 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.85%) Android
8 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.64%) AIX
8 3 (0.64%) Solaris
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.21%) SUSE
10 1 (0.21%) VMS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.95%) Project Management
2 63 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 62 (13.25%) PRINCE2
4 51 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (8.12%) Migration
6 35 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (6.84%) ITIL
8 25 (5.34%) Risk Management
8 25 (5.34%) Change Management
9 24 (5.13%) ERP
10 22 (4.70%) CRM
11 20 (4.27%) Business Analysis
12 17 (3.63%) Time Management
13 16 (3.42%) Programme Management
13 16 (3.42%) User Stories
14 14 (2.99%) Project Planning
14 14 (2.99%) Data Migration
15 13 (2.78%) Asset Management
16 12 (2.56%) Waterfall
16 12 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (14.53%) SQL
2 24 (5.13%) C#
3 12 (2.56%) RPG
3 12 (2.56%) Java
4 11 (2.35%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.50%) Delphi
6 7 (1.50%) VB
7 6 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.85%) C
8 4 (0.85%) SAS Macro
9 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.64%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.64%) VBScript
9 3 (0.64%) ABAP
9 3 (0.64%) Python
10 2 (0.43%) C++
10 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.43%) Groovy
11 1 (0.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 77 (16.45%) Security Cleared
2 62 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.91%) Degree
4 15 (3.21%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (2.56%) ISEB
7 11 (2.35%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.28%) APMP
12 5 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (1.07%) ACCA
12 5 (1.07%) CCNP
12 5 (1.07%) MCSE
13 4 (0.85%) CCNA
13 4 (0.85%) CIMA
13 4 (0.85%) MCITP
13 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (2.14%) QA
3 9 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.64%) GAAP
5 2 (0.43%) BS7799
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 20 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.64%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) SRDF
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.50%) SCOM
3 5 (1.07%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.64%) SCCM
5 2 (0.43%) WSUS
5 2 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.21%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.21%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.89%) Oracle
3 36 (7.69%) SAP
4 19 (4.06%) HP
5 18 (3.85%) Cisco
6 16 (3.42%) VMware
7 10 (2.14%) Citrix
8 8 (1.71%) Primavera
9 7 (1.50%) Guidewire
10 6 (1.28%) Cognos
10 6 (1.28%) IBM
10 6 (1.28%) Avaya
11 5 (1.07%) Symantec
11 5 (1.07%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.85%) Sun
12 4 (0.85%) Intel
12 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.85%) Informatica
12 4 (0.85%) Websense
12 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 275 - 320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The Car Finance Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £24500.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago