The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Maidenhead 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 16.87% 10.13% 6.06%
As % of the General category 31.11% 28.57% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £166 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.08% -46.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 28 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 54.22% 35.44% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 7
Average daily rate £250 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Finance
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Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 14 (34.15%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Migration
3 11 (26.83%) French Language
3 11 (26.83%) German Language
3 11 (26.83%) Italian Language
3 11 (26.83%) Spanish Language
4 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
5 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (19.51%) QlikView
6 6 (14.63%) Degree
6 6 (14.63%) Billing
7 5 (12.20%) LTE
7 5 (12.20%) 4G
7 5 (12.20%) SAP
8 4 (9.76%) JDE OneWorld
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.76%) TestDirector
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) HP
8 4 (9.76%) ISEB
8 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (9.76%) Marketing
8 4 (9.76%) QA
8 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LTE
1 5 (12.20%) 4G
2 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) 3G
4 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.44%) SMS
4 1 (2.44%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.44%) VoLTE
4 1 (2.44%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (19.51%) QlikView
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.32%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) MS Access
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) TestDirector
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (26.83%) French Language
1 11 (26.83%) German Language
1 11 (26.83%) Italian Language
1 11 (26.83%) Spanish Language
2 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.63%) Billing
4 4 (9.76%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Project Manager
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Test Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) XML-RPC
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) LESS
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.44%) WAMP
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) MooTools
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) ITSM
5 3 (7.32%) Data Security
5 3 (7.32%) ETL
6 2 (4.88%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) HNC
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) HP
3 3 (7.32%) MobileIron
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.44%) Progress