The 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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.20% 20.00% 2.82%
As % of the General category 6.67% 38.81% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
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£303 £333 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.02% -36.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
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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 Maidenhead region.

General Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 32.97% 51.54% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 13
Average daily rate £375 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) SAP
1 10 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) SAP FI
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) BPCS
3 4 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (18.18%) SAP CO
3 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.09%) SCCM
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) JCAPS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP FI
1 4 (18.18%) BPCS
1 4 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (18.18%) SAP CO
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) 3G
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.55%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) EAI
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) CCA
1 2 (9.09%) CIMA
1 2 (9.09%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (9.09%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Planview
3 1 (4.55%) Infor