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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 109 154 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.77% 15.83% 12.73%
As % of the General category 40.98% 45.03% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 107 54
Median daily rate £460 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £21.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.48% +30.45%
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
266 342 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 36.04% 35.15% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 180 108
Median daily rate £400 £413 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Median hourly rate £22.35 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.64% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £42.80 £33.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 August 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 August 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 35 (17.77%) Project Management
2 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.71%) Telecoms
4 23 (11.68%) Oracle
5 22 (11.17%) MS Excel
6 21 (10.66%) SAP
7 19 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (9.64%) Degree
8 18 (9.14%) Windows
8 18 (9.14%) MS Office
9 17 (8.63%) SDLC
10 15 (7.61%) Web Services
10 15 (7.61%) SOA
10 15 (7.61%) Programme Management
11 14 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (6.60%) Linux
12 13 (6.60%) SQL
12 13 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (6.60%) Marketing
12 13 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (6.09%) .NET
13 12 (6.09%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.09%) SOAP
13 12 (6.09%) Data Modelling
13 12 (6.09%) Data Centre
13 12 (6.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 11 (5.58%) CRM
14 11 (5.58%) Java
14 11 (5.58%) Active Directory

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 11 (5.58%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.06%) JBoss
3 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.03%) SAS
5 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.02%) CMS
6 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.02%) MQSI
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.14%) MS Office
3 13 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) MS Project
5 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.52%) HFM
4 3 (1.52%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.52%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (1.02%) Sage 200
5 2 (1.02%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.08%) Firewall
2 9 (4.57%) Network Security
3 4 (2.03%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (2.03%) WAN
4 3 (1.52%) LAN
4 3 (1.52%) MPLS
4 3 (1.52%) VPN
5 2 (1.02%) BGP
5 2 (1.02%) Internet
5 2 (1.02%) PBX
5 2 (1.02%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.02%) VoIP
5 2 (1.02%) WLAN
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.51%) IPsec
6 1 (0.51%) RSVP
6 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.52%) Essbase
3 3 (1.52%) QlikView
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.51%) GIS
5 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) MS Access
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.57%) MSTest
3 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.52%) JUnit
3 3 (1.52%) Maven
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.52%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.02%) Selenium
4 2 (1.02%) Toad
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) Gradle
5 1 (0.51%) Hudson
5 1 (0.51%) JBehave
5 1 (0.51%) Mockito
5 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (13.71%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.60%) Marketing
3 10 (5.08%) Banking
4 9 (4.57%) Legal
4 9 (4.57%) Retail
5 8 (4.06%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.05%) Electronics
6 6 (3.05%) Law
7 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
8 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Billing
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (13.71%) Consultant
2 25 (12.69%) Analyst
3 23 (11.68%) Project Manager
4 22 (11.17%) Architect
5 18 (9.14%) Developer
6 16 (8.12%) IT Manager
7 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.06%) Administrator
10 7 (3.55%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.05%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.05%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.05%) Project Administrator
11 6 (3.05%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (3.05%) Sourcing Manager
12 5 (2.54%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.54%) Technical Manager
12 5 (2.54%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.03%) Data Architect
13 4 (2.03%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.61%) Web Services
2 12 (6.09%) .NET
2 12 (6.09%) SOAP
3 10 (5.08%) REST
4 8 (4.06%) JSON
4 8 (4.06%) Spring
5 6 (3.05%) HTML
6 5 (2.54%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.54%) Struts
7 4 (2.03%) CSS
8 3 (1.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.52%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.52%) LESS
8 3 (1.52%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.52%) RESTful
8 3 (1.52%) Sass
9 2 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.02%) J2EE
9 2 (1.02%) JPA
9 2 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.09%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.54%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.03%) User Experience
6 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) PMI
7 2 (1.02%) IVR
7 2 (1.02%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) FMCG
8 1 (0.51%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.14%) Windows
2 13 (6.60%) Linux
3 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.02%) Android
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) AIX
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Unix
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.77%) Project Management
2 19 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (8.63%) SDLC
4 15 (7.61%) Programme Management
4 15 (7.61%) SOA
5 14 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 12 (6.09%) Data Modelling
7 12 (6.09%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.58%) Change Management
8 11 (5.58%) CRM
8 11 (5.58%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.08%) B2B
9 10 (5.08%) Migration
10 8 (4.06%) Business Analysis
10 8 (4.06%) Data Entry
10 8 (4.06%) OO
10 8 (4.06%) OOD
10 8 (4.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.60%) SQL
2 11 (5.58%) Java
3 9 (4.57%) C#
4 7 (3.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.52%) C
6 2 (1.02%) C++
6 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.51%) ABAP
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (9.64%) Degree
2 5 (2.54%) PMP
2 5 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.03%) ACCA
3 4 (2.03%) HND
3 4 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) CIMA
4 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.02%) CISSP
5 2 (1.02%) ISEB
5 2 (1.02%) MCP
6 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.51%) CCNP
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.51%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.51%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.02%) COBIT
3 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (5.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) OPNET
2 3 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.68%) Oracle
3 21 (10.66%) SAP
4 10 (5.08%) Cisco
5 7 (3.55%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.54%) Palo Alto
6 5 (2.54%) Riverbed
6 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.03%) Ericsson
7 4 (2.03%) IBM
7 4 (2.03%) Tufin
7 4 (2.03%) VMware
8 3 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.52%) Citrix
8 3 (1.52%) Remedy
9 2 (1.02%) Adobe
9 2 (1.02%) Cognos
9 2 (1.02%) Juniper
9 2 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.02%) Sage
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