The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 10.06% 4.17% -
As % of the General category 55.17% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

General Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 18.24% 23.61% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 0
Average daily rate £413 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 4 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (20.00%) Fintech
5 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) MS Project
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior PMO
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior PMO
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) WCF
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) BPMN
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft