The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 21.74% 35.29% 28.95%
As % of the General category 66.67% 85.71% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Average daily rate
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£444 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £355 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £495 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Redhill region.

General Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 32.61% 41.18% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Average daily rate £335 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £355 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £495 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) AS400
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
5 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
5 4 (21.05%) VBScript
5 4 (21.05%) DB2
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) iSeries
5 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Selenium
5 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) WebLOAD
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Test Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solvency II Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) AS400
1 4 (21.05%) iSeries
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 2 (10.53%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
1 4 (21.05%) HP
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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