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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 22 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.73% 6.45% 11.59%
As % of the General category 14.00% 33.33% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Average daily rate £416 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
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
50 36 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.78% 19.35% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 32
Average daily rate £413 £438 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £313 £457
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 13
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) SAP FI
4 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
5 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (6.45%) SAP BPC
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) SLA
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Certification
6 2 (6.45%) Hyperion
6 2 (6.45%) Informatica

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP FI
2 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
2 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (6.45%) SAP BPC
3 2 (6.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI-AR
4 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
4 1 (3.23%) SAP PM
4 1 (3.23%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) Essbase
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Project Management
1 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.90%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
3 3 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) ABAP
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GAMP
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago