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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.26% 13.64% 17.34%
As % of the General category 43.48% 35.71% 55.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 20
Average daily rate
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£431 £484 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £575
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 £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
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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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46 84 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.59% 38.18% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 35
Average daily rate £413 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £329 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £588 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +107.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £24.00 £17.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £28.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 15 (32.61%) SAP
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.87%) Banking
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (8.70%) Front Office
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.70%) MS Project
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.52%) Information Management
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) VBA
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) Progress
8 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (6.52%) ACCA
8 3 (6.52%) CIMA
8 3 (6.52%) SAP SRM
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
2 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Office
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP SRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.35%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.17%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Front Office
3 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) SAP Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Management Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Information Management Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.17%) BAPI
1 1 (2.17%) DHTML
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) SOAP
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) AS400
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Project Management
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Change Management
3 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.52%) Information Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) ERP
7 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
8 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) ABAP
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ACCA
1 3 (6.52%) CIMA
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Progress
3 2 (4.35%) Primavera
3 2 (4.35%) Ariba
3 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.35%) Aquila
4 1 (2.17%) Planview
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) ReadSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Open Text
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
Ashford, Middlesex
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