The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Finance 103 162 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.55% 15.94% 10.07%
As % of the General category 39.16% 44.75% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 123 44
Median daily rate £465 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £192 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £556 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 362 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.15% 35.63% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 205 104
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 4
Median hourly rate £21.18 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 - £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.15 - £95.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Finance.

1 41 (20.10%) Project Management
2 31 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.20%) Oracle
3 27 (13.24%) Telecoms
4 26 (12.75%) MS Excel
5 23 (11.27%) Windows
6 22 (10.78%) SDLC
7 21 (10.29%) Data Centre
7 21 (10.29%) SAP
7 21 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.80%) MS Office
8 20 (9.80%) Degree
9 18 (8.82%) PRINCE2
9 18 (8.82%) Linux
10 16 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (7.35%) Banking
11 15 (7.35%) Programme Management
12 14 (6.86%) Retail
12 14 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.86%) SOA
12 14 (6.86%) SQL
12 14 (6.86%) Cisco
12 14 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (6.37%) Marketing
13 13 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.37%) Data Modelling
13 13 (6.37%) Migration
13 13 (6.37%) Firewall
14 12 (5.88%) CRM
14 12 (5.88%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.92%) JBoss
3 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.45%) SAS
5 4 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.98%) CMS
7 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.98%) MQSI
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.49%) Mule
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.80%) MS Office
3 14 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.47%) MS Project
4 3 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.45%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.47%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.98%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.98%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.98%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.49%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.37%) Firewall
2 12 (5.88%) Network Security
3 5 (2.45%) WAN
4 4 (1.96%) Internet
4 4 (1.96%) LAN
4 4 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.47%) MPLS
5 3 (1.47%) VPN
6 2 (0.98%) BGP
6 2 (0.98%) PBX
6 2 (0.98%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.98%) SAN
6 2 (0.98%) VoIP
6 2 (0.98%) WLAN
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) DHCP
7 1 (0.49%) DNS
7 1 (0.49%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.49%) OSPF
7 1 (0.49%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.47%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.47%) QlikView
4 2 (0.98%) Essbase
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.98%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.49%) GIS
5 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
5 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) Redis
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.43%) MSTest
3 5 (2.45%) Maven
4 4 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.96%) JUnit
5 3 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.47%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.47%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.47%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Ant
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.98%) JBehave
6 2 (0.98%) Selenium
6 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.98%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.49%) JMeter
General
1 27 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.35%) Banking
3 14 (6.86%) Retail
4 13 (6.37%) Marketing
5 10 (4.90%) Legal
6 9 (4.41%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.92%) Law
8 6 (2.94%) Electronics
9 3 (1.47%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.98%) Publishing
11 1 (0.49%) Billing
11 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.49%) Military
11 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (13.73%) Project Manager
2 26 (12.75%) Architect
3 25 (12.25%) Analyst
3 25 (12.25%) Consultant
4 17 (8.33%) Developer
5 13 (6.37%) IT Manager
6 12 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.39%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.41%) Administrator
8 9 (4.41%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (3.43%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.43%) Project Administrator
10 6 (2.94%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.94%) Sourcing Manager
11 5 (2.45%) Data Architect
11 5 (2.45%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (2.45%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.45%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.88%) Web Services
2 11 (5.39%) .NET
3 10 (4.90%) SOAP
4 9 (4.41%) REST
4 9 (4.41%) Spring
5 6 (2.94%) HTML
5 6 (2.94%) JSON
6 5 (2.45%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.45%) Struts
7 3 (1.47%) Apache Camel
7 3 (1.47%) CSS
7 3 (1.47%) Middleware
7 3 (1.47%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.98%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.98%) Apache CXF
8 2 (0.98%) Backbone.js
8 2 (0.98%) LESS
8 2 (0.98%) RESTful
8 2 (0.98%) Sass
8 2 (0.98%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.45%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.96%) PMI
5 4 (1.96%) User Experience
6 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.98%) IVR
7 2 (0.98%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.27%) Windows
2 18 (8.82%) Linux
3 4 (1.96%) AIX
3 4 (1.96%) Solaris
3 4 (1.96%) Unix
3 4 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.47%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.10%) Project Management
2 22 (10.78%) SDLC
3 21 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 15 (7.35%) Programme Management
6 14 (6.86%) SOA
6 14 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.37%) Data Modelling
7 13 (6.37%) Migration
8 12 (5.88%) CRM
9 11 (5.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 10 (4.90%) Change Management
10 10 (4.90%) PRINCE
11 9 (4.41%) Data Entry
11 9 (4.41%) Service Management
11 9 (4.41%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.41%) Workflow
12 8 (3.92%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.86%) SQL
2 12 (5.88%) Java
3 9 (4.41%) C#
4 6 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.47%) C
5 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.98%) C++
6 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.49%) ABAP
7 1 (0.49%) Perl
7 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (9.80%) Degree
2 12 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 12 (5.88%) PMP
3 5 (2.45%) HND
4 4 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) ACCA
6 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CISSP
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.49%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.98%) COBIT
3 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.45%) OPNET
2 3 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 31 (15.20%) Microsoft
1 31 (15.20%) Oracle
2 21 (10.29%) SAP
3 14 (6.86%) Cisco
4 8 (3.92%) IBM
4 8 (3.92%) Palo Alto
5 6 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.45%) Riverbed
6 5 (2.45%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.96%) Ericsson
7 4 (1.96%) Tufin
7 4 (1.96%) VMware
8 3 (1.47%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.98%) Adobe
9 2 (0.98%) Citrix
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) Juniper
9 2 (0.98%) NetApp
9 2 (0.98%) Remedy
9 2 (0.98%) Sage
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