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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 99 129 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.60% 13.55% 11.24%
As % of the General category 32.25% 41.48% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 90 70
Median daily rate £423 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £594 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 £32.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% -81.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
307 311 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 42.17% 32.67% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 165 148
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £25.75 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £130.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 46 (21.90%) Project Management
2 41 (19.52%) Oracle
3 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.19%) Telecoms
4 33 (15.71%) Degree
5 29 (13.81%) PRINCE2
6 27 (12.86%) MS Excel
6 27 (12.86%) IBM
6 27 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (11.43%) CRM
8 23 (10.95%) Data Centre
9 22 (10.48%) Programme Management
10 21 (10.00%) Linux
10 21 (10.00%) SDLC
10 21 (10.00%) Marketing
11 19 (9.05%) Windows
11 19 (9.05%) MS Office
11 19 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (9.05%) MS PowerPoint
12 18 (8.57%) Migration
12 18 (8.57%) SAP
13 17 (8.10%) PMI Certification
13 17 (8.10%) Data Architecture
14 16 (7.62%) PMP
15 15 (7.14%) NetApp
16 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (6.67%) Cisco
16 14 (6.67%) SQL
16 14 (6.67%) SOA

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 10 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.86%) JBoss
3 5 (2.38%) SAS
3 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.95%) Apache
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.48%) Mule
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.05%) MS Office
2 19 (9.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.86%) MS Project
4 5 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) HFM
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.43%) Sonata
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.95%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.48%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.48%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.48%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SaaS
2 3 (1.43%) Office 365
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) Firewall
1 9 (4.29%) Network Security
2 8 (3.81%) Internet
2 8 (3.81%) SAN
3 4 (1.90%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.43%) LAN
5 2 (0.95%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.95%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.95%) VoIP
5 2 (0.95%) WAN
6 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.48%) SMS
6 1 (0.48%) SNMP
6 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) VLAN
6 1 (0.48%) VPN
6 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.90%) Power BI
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.95%) Essbase
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.95%) QlikView
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.48%) DB2
5 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.48%) MySQL
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.33%) MSTest
3 5 (2.38%) Maven
4 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.90%) JUnit
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.43%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.43%) Subversion
6 2 (0.95%) Ant
6 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.95%) JBehave
6 2 (0.95%) Selenium
6 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.95%) Toad
7 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 34 (16.19%) Telecoms
2 21 (10.00%) Marketing
3 14 (6.67%) Banking
4 13 (6.19%) Retail
5 9 (4.29%) Law
6 8 (3.81%) Legal
7 7 (3.33%) Mandarin Language
7 7 (3.33%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.86%) Spanish Language
9 5 (2.38%) Electronics
10 3 (1.43%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.95%) Billing
11 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.48%) Advertising
12 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (14.76%) Project Manager
2 25 (11.90%) Architect
3 20 (9.52%) Consultant
4 19 (9.05%) Analyst
4 19 (9.05%) Developer
5 12 (5.71%) Administrator
6 10 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.29%) IT Manager
8 8 (3.81%) Data Centre Manager
8 8 (3.81%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 8 (3.81%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Migration Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Migration Project Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Project Administrator
9 7 (3.33%) Storage Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
10 6 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.71%) SOAP
2 11 (5.24%) REST
2 11 (5.24%) Web Services
3 9 (4.29%) .NET
4 6 (2.86%) JSON
4 6 (2.86%) Spring
5 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.90%) HTML
6 3 (1.43%) Apache Camel
6 3 (1.43%) CSS
6 3 (1.43%) Java EE
6 3 (1.43%) Middleware
7 2 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.95%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.95%) J2EE
7 2 (0.95%) JPA
7 2 (0.95%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.95%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.86%) Economics
5 5 (2.38%) PMI
6 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.95%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.48%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.00%) Linux
2 19 (9.05%) Windows
3 6 (2.86%) Unix
4 5 (2.38%) Solaris
5 4 (1.90%) AIX
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) Android
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.90%) Project Management
2 29 (13.81%) PRINCE2
3 24 (11.43%) CRM
4 22 (10.48%) Programme Management
5 21 (10.00%) SDLC
6 19 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (8.57%) Migration
8 17 (8.10%) Data Architecture
9 14 (6.67%) Analytics
9 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (6.67%) SOA
10 12 (5.71%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.71%) Change Management
10 12 (5.71%) Data Management
10 12 (5.71%) Workflow
11 11 (5.24%) Data Modelling
11 11 (5.24%) PRINCE
12 10 (4.76%) B2B
12 10 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.67%) SQL
2 12 (5.71%) Java
3 11 (5.24%) C#
4 6 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.90%) C
5 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.95%) C++
6 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) ABAP
7 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.48%) Go
7 1 (0.48%) Perl
7 1 (0.48%) Python
7 1 (0.48%) Ruby
7 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (15.71%) Degree
2 17 (8.10%) PMI Certification
3 16 (7.62%) PMP
4 6 (2.86%) HND
4 6 (2.86%) MBA
5 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) ACCA
8 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.48%) CCA
8 1 (0.48%) CCIE
8 1 (0.48%) CIMA
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.43%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.95%) COBIT
3 2 (0.95%) QA
3 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.48%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 41 (19.52%) Oracle
2 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.86%) IBM
4 18 (8.57%) SAP
5 15 (7.14%) NetApp
6 14 (6.67%) Cisco
7 8 (3.81%) HP
8 6 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.86%) Google
9 5 (2.38%) VMware
10 4 (1.90%) Ericsson
10 4 (1.90%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.90%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.95%) Adobe
11 2 (0.95%) Ariba
11 2 (0.95%) Citrix
11 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.95%) Sage
11 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.48%) Cadence
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