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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.95% 5.48% 16.90%
As % of the General category 36.49% 12.50% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate £333 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £233 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £493 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 60.16% 43.84% 60.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 6
Average daily rate £333 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 12 (38.71%) Project Management
1 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) French Language
2 11 (35.48%) German Language
2 11 (35.48%) Italian Language
2 11 (35.48%) Spanish Language
2 11 (35.48%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
4 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
4 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.90%) QlikView
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
5 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.90%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (35.48%) French Language
1 11 (35.48%) German Language
1 11 (35.48%) Italian Language
1 11 (35.48%) Spanish Language
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Coordinator
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) LAMP
1 1 (3.23%) XML-RPC
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) Ajax
1 1 (3.23%) LESS
1 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) MooTools
1 1 (3.23%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Project Management
1 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
4 3 (9.68%) Data Security
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) HNC
2 1 (3.23%) HND
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Progress