The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.82% 18.87% 7.56%
As % of the General category 20.45% 52.63% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£450 £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £410 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £784 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

General Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 19 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 43.14% 35.85% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Average daily rate £425 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £777 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £12.20 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) SAP
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
7 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.14%) Statistics
7 2 (7.14%) Business Development
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (7.14%) SLA
7 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (7.14%) VB
7 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
7 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.14%) Retail
7 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
General
1 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Excel Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Office Support
4 1 (3.57%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Commercial Manager
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Statistics
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
3 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Development
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Business Objects