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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 222 172 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.69% 10.08% 13.71%
As % of the General category 35.63% 30.71% 41.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 127 148
Average daily rate £400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £271 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +49.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £27.00 £26.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
623 560 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.01% 32.83% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 345 317
Average daily rate £375 £398 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £231 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 70
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £40.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 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 18 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 18 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 67 £425 -17.07% 20
Basingstoke +11 27 £340 -13.92% 4
Hook -7 13 £375 +1.35% 1
Aldershot -5 7 £475 -
Farnborough 0 6 £500 +21.95% 8
Portsmouth -8 6 £488 +25.00% 3
Winchester -6 5 £325 - 1
Havant -9 4 £369 -7.81% 2
Gosport -25 4 £450 +27.11%
Fareham -1 2 - - 4
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Andover - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 95 (20.04%) Telecoms
2 75 (15.82%) SQL
3 67 (14.14%) Project Management
4 62 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (11.60%) Microsoft
6 47 (9.92%) Windows
7 46 (9.70%) Security Cleared
8 45 (9.49%) Oracle
9 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2
10 38 (8.02%) Degree
11 37 (7.81%) SC Cleared
12 34 (7.17%) Banking
12 34 (7.17%) MS Excel
13 30 (6.33%) UNIX
13 30 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (5.91%) Migration
15 27 (5.70%) DB2
16 26 (5.49%) Change Management
17 24 (5.06%) SAP
17 24 (5.06%) ITIL
17 24 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (4.85%) HP
18 23 (4.85%) .NET
18 23 (4.85%) C
19 22 (4.64%) C#
19 22 (4.64%) SQL Server
19 22 (4.64%) Shell Script
19 22 (4.64%) Workflow
20 21 (4.43%) MS Office
20 21 (4.43%) IBM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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%) IIS
3 4 (0.84%) Apache
3 4 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (0.63%) Captiva
4 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
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%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 34 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.43%) 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%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.05%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.84%) SAP MDM
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.63%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.63%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.63%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.42%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
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%) VPN
6 6 (1.27%) Network Security
7 5 (1.05%) SSL
8 4 (0.84%) Connectrix
8 4 (0.84%) Internet
8 4 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.63%) LDAP
9 3 (0.63%) Intranet
9 3 (0.63%) X.509
10 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.21%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.21%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.21%) Broadband
11 1 (0.21%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.70%) DB2
2 22 (4.64%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.32%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.69%) QlikView
6 7 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (1.27%) SAP BW
7 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.63%) MySQL
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.42%) UniData
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.42%) MS Access
10 2 (0.42%) DTS
10 2 (0.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.21%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.27%) Subversion
2 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.84%) Ant
4 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.63%) NUnit
5 2 (0.42%) Selenium
5 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.42%) GoogleTest
5 2 (0.42%) LoadUI
5 2 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (0.42%) Hudson
5 2 (0.42%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.21%) TestNG
6 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.21%) JUnit
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 95 (20.04%) Telecoms
2 34 (7.17%) Banking
3 16 (3.38%) Marketing
4 12 (2.53%) Retail
5 10 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.05%) Billing
8 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 3 (0.63%) French Language
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%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (22.78%) Analyst
2 75 (15.82%) Project Manager
3 52 (10.97%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.92%) Consultant
5 29 (6.12%) Developer
6 26 (5.49%) DBA
6 26 (5.49%) Architect
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%) Data Administrator
13 10 (2.11%) Lead Business Analyst
13 10 (2.11%) Coordinator
14 8 (1.69%) Change Manager
14 8 (1.69%) Java Developer
14 8 (1.69%) Oracle DBA
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%) J2EE
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Camel
10 3 (0.63%) jQuery
10 3 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.63%) XSLT
10 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.59%) Replication
2 15 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.95%) NHS
3 14 (2.95%) Mobile App
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%) Statistics
7 4 (0.84%) PKI
7 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.63%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.42%) IPTV
9 2 (0.42%) DTV
9 2 (0.42%) HACMP
9 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
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%) Solaris
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.63%) VMS
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.42%) Android
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (14.14%) Project Management
2 62 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2
4 30 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (5.91%) Migration
6 26 (5.49%) Change Management
7 24 (5.06%) ITIL
7 24 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (4.64%) Workflow
9 21 (4.43%) ERP
10 20 (4.22%) Service Management
11 19 (4.01%) Risk Management
12 18 (3.80%) Change Control
13 16 (3.38%) Release Management
13 16 (3.38%) Business Analysis
13 16 (3.38%) Waterfall
14 15 (3.16%) Validation
15 14 (2.95%) Configuration Management
16 13 (2.74%) Supplier Management
16 13 (2.74%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.82%) SQL
2 23 (4.85%) C
3 22 (4.64%) C#
3 22 (4.64%) Shell Script
4 17 (3.59%) Java
5 16 (3.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.53%) ABAP
7 9 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.27%) Delphi
9 5 (1.05%) PHP
9 5 (1.05%) VB
10 4 (0.84%) C++
11 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.42%) UniBasic
12 2 (0.42%) Ruby
12 2 (0.42%) REXX
12 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.42%) VBA
13 1 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 38 (8.02%) Degree
3 37 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.59%) ISEB
5 16 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (2.74%) PMI Certification
7 11 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.69%) CCDA
9 7 (1.48%) CCDP
9 7 (1.48%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.05%) PMP
10 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.84%) ACCA
11 4 (0.84%) CISM
11 4 (0.84%) CIMA
11 4 (0.84%) CISSP
12 3 (0.63%) CCNP
13 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%) COBIT
5 2 (0.42%) COSO
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.84%) SRDF
3 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.05%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
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 55 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.49%) Oracle
3 24 (5.06%) SAP
4 23 (4.85%) HP
5 21 (4.43%) IBM
6 12 (2.53%) Cisco
7 10 (2.11%) VMware
7 10 (2.11%) Thunderhead
7 10 (2.11%) Ektron
8 8 (1.69%) Citrix
9 7 (1.48%) EMC
10 5 (1.05%) Guidewire
10 5 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.05%) McAfee
11 4 (0.84%) Brocade
11 4 (0.84%) Remedy
11 4 (0.84%) NetApp
11 4 (0.84%) Veritas
12 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £340 - £380 per day + Flexibility
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago