The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 16 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 Kingston Upon Thames 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 15.79% 10.00% -
As % of the General category 69.23% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £298 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.87% -22.44%
General Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 22.81% 20.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate £335 £345 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +112.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £345 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Finance
London

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Civica
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Change Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Communications Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Civica
2 1 (5.56%) Infor
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft