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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 21.43% 29.17% 33.33%
As % of the General category 75.00% 46.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate £325 £449 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.57% +5.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
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
8 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 28.57% 62.50% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate £325 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Erlang
2 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Erlang Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata