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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 7.69% 36.00% -
As % of the General category 12.50% 56.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 0
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£500 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
Finance
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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 Rickmansworth region.

General Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 61.54% 64.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 1
Average daily rate £500 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) BASE24
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 8583
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
3 1 (11.11%) C-shell
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Operational Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
1 1 (11.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCDP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) HP