The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.63% 28.02% 15.16%
As % of the General category 24.62% 51.06% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£328 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £298 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £450
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 £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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 Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
130 141 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 43.19% 54.86% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 77
Average daily rate £350 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £17.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Slough region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 26 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (15.38%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 12 (15.38%) Project Management
4 11 (14.10%) Java
4 11 (14.10%) SAP
4 11 (14.10%) Linux
4 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
4 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (12.82%) HP
5 10 (12.82%) ITIL
5 10 (12.82%) UNIX
5 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
5 10 (12.82%) Banking
6 9 (11.54%) Degree
7 8 (10.26%) Windows
7 8 (10.26%) CRM
7 8 (10.26%) NFS
7 8 (10.26%) Marketing
7 8 (10.26%) VMware
8 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (8.97%) ERP
8 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.97%) SOAP
8 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
8 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
8 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
9 6 (7.69%) Legal
9 6 (7.69%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.56%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.28%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.28%) Endur
3 1 (1.28%) HFM
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 3 (3.85%) 3G
3 3 (3.85%) DAB
4 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.56%) LTE
4 2 (2.56%) 4G
4 2 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) GPRS
5 1 (1.28%) HTTP
5 1 (1.28%) 2G
5 1 (1.28%) RNC
5 1 (1.28%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.13%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.85%) DB2
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (3.85%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.28%) MS Access
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
1 1 (1.28%) Hudson
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.82%) Banking
3 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 6 (7.69%) Legal
5 5 (6.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.13%) Electronics
7 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
7 3 (3.85%) Law
8 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.56%) Retail
9 1 (1.28%) Billing
9 1 (1.28%) Back Office
9 1 (1.28%) Publishing
9 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) Project Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.85%) Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) IT Support
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) SOAP
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) Middleware
3 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.28%) HTML5
5 1 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (1.28%) CSS3
5 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.28%) Sass
5 1 (1.28%) LESS
5 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.28%) XML
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.28%) CSS
5 1 (1.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.13%) DTV
4 4 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) CMDB
6 2 (2.56%) PMI
6 2 (2.56%) Kindle
6 2 (2.56%) Informatics
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) UNIX
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 5 (6.41%) Solaris
4 5 (6.41%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.85%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.56%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (15.38%) Project Management
3 10 (12.82%) ITIL
3 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
4 8 (10.26%) CRM
5 7 (8.97%) ERP
6 6 (7.69%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.13%) TDD
8 4 (5.13%) Test Management
8 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.85%) Information Security
9 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.41%) Perl
5 4 (5.13%) ABAP
6 3 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) ISEB
2 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.85%) ACCA
3 3 (3.85%) CIMA
4 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) NFS
2 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) SAP
3 10 (12.82%) HP
4 8 (10.26%) VMware
5 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.69%) IBM
6 6 (7.69%) Citrix
7 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.41%) Redknee
8 4 (5.13%) Sage
8 4 (5.13%) Remedy
8 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.13%) Business Objects
8 4 (5.13%) Dell
9 3 (3.85%) JD Edwards
9 3 (3.85%) McAfee
9 3 (3.85%) Amdocs
10 2 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.56%) Meru Networks
10 2 (2.56%) ProCurve
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago