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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 4.00% 4.44% 7.32%
As % of the General category 14.29% 66.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£650 £175 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+271.42% -44.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -20.00%
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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 Leatherhead region.

General Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 28.00% 6.67% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 6
Average daily rate £450 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £175 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £395 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Test Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Test Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP