The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington 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 Paddington 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 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 60.00% 77.27% 21.05%
As % of the General category 75.00% 94.44% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate £513 £480 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 80.00% 81.82% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Average daily rate £450 £480 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +36.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
London

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Paddington

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) Niku
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) COBIT
4 2 (13.33%) French Language
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (13.33%) P3O
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) TACACS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Connectrix
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) PMO Lead
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Author
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Author
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
1 1 (6.67%) COM
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
1 2 (13.33%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Niku
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Ariba
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Vignette
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
Paddington, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 13 days ago