The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 41.18% - 55.56%
As % of the General category 58.33% - 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£375 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -14.90%
Finance
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 70.59% 25.00% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate £345 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) Informatica
4 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (18.18%) SAS
5 6 (18.18%) UNIX
5 6 (18.18%) Teradata
6 5 (15.15%) Banking
6 5 (15.15%) Economics
6 5 (15.15%) Statistics
6 5 (15.15%) Operations Research
6 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
6 5 (15.15%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.15%) Planview
6 5 (15.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (15.15%) Solaris
6 5 (15.15%) Python
6 5 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
6 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
6 5 (15.15%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.12%) Middleware
7 4 (12.12%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 6 (18.18%) SAS
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) TPMS
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (15.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) OLAP
4 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) DataStage
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.03%) OLTP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Data Scientist
2 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Engagement Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modeller
4 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) Java EE
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) JSF
4 1 (3.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Economics
1 5 (15.15%) Statistics
1 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
1 5 (15.15%) Applied Mathematics
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Solaris
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) VMS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) ETL
3 5 (15.15%) Operations Research
3 5 (15.15%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) R
5 2 (6.06%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCDP
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 8583
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 6 (18.18%) Teradata
4 5 (15.15%) Planview
4 5 (15.15%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) BMC
6 2 (6.06%) Cognos
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) BEA
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft