The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.50% 13.55% 15.79%
As % of the General category 26.44% 40.48% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 20
Average daily rate
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£398 £440 £437
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £575 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
Finance
South East

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

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 84 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.95% 33.47% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 47
Average daily rate £363 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.50 £26.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 16 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Change Management
2 6 (12.50%) Aquila
2 6 (12.50%) System Testing
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.33%) Web Services
4 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Information Management
5 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 3 (6.25%) Windows
5 3 (6.25%) C
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) J2EE
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.08%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) SAP MRS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) PaaS
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.08%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Management Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Management Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) MI Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.08%) SAP SD Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Business Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) JSP
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
2 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) DHTML
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.08%) FMCG
2 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Change Management
1 6 (12.50%) System Testing
2 5 (10.42%) Project Management
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.25%) Information Management
4 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) ERP
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Logistics
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security
5 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VBA
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) ABAP
3 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CISSP
1 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.17%) ACCA
1 2 (4.17%) CISA
1 2 (4.17%) CIMA
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CRISC
2 1 (2.08%) CISM
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Aquila
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) Planview
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Aveksa
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.08%) Varonis
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Ariba
5 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec
5 1 (2.08%) ReadSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Open Text
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