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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 13.58% 23.89% 11.16%
As % of the General category 31.03% 50.00% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 12
Average daily rate
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£351 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £215 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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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 Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
116 118 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 43.77% 47.77% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 65
Average daily rate £350 £340 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £17.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 13 (17.33%) Project Management
3 13 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (14.67%) HP
5 11 (14.67%) SQL
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle
6 10 (13.33%) Java
6 10 (13.33%) SAP
6 10 (13.33%) Linux
6 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 10 (13.33%) Service Management
7 9 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (12.00%) ITIL
7 9 (12.00%) UNIX
7 9 (12.00%) Windows
7 9 (12.00%) CRM
8 8 (10.67%) ERP
8 8 (10.67%) ISEB
8 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
9 7 (9.33%) Information Security
9 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.33%) VMware
9 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
10 6 (8.00%) SDLC
10 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Project
4 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.67%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.33%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.33%) Unica
3 1 (1.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.33%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Firewall
1 4 (5.33%) DNS
2 3 (4.00%) DAB
3 2 (2.67%) MPLS
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.33%) RNC
4 1 (1.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.33%) GPRS
4 1 (1.33%) 2G
4 1 (1.33%) 3G
4 1 (1.33%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.33%) SAP BW
3 4 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (4.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.00%) DB2
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) MS Access
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Hudson
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
4 4 (5.33%) Marketing
5 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.00%) Billing
5 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.00%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Back Office
6 2 (2.67%) Law
6 2 (2.67%) Retail
7 1 (1.33%) Publishing
7 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.33%) Developer
3 6 (8.00%) Information Analyst
3 6 (8.00%) Designer
4 5 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.33%) Project Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) IT Support
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) SOAP
2 4 (5.33%) Middleware
3 3 (4.00%) REST
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) MDX
5 1 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.33%) BAPI
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.00%) iSeries
4 3 (4.00%) PMI
4 3 (4.00%) DTV
5 2 (2.67%) Kindle
5 2 (2.67%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.33%) Informatics
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) UNIX
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.33%) Solaris
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (2.67%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Project Management
1 13 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (13.33%) Service Management
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL
3 9 (12.00%) CRM
4 8 (10.67%) ERP
4 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
5 7 (9.33%) Information Security
5 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.00%) SDLC
6 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Test Management
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) Java
3 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.33%) ABAP
4 4 (5.33%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) C#
5 2 (2.67%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) Groovy
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) ISEB
2 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.33%) CIMA
4 1 (1.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) NFS
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) HP
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) SAP
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 5 (6.67%) IBM
5 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 4 (5.33%) Remedy
6 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.33%) Sage
6 4 (5.33%) Redknee
6 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.33%) Tekelec
6 4 (5.33%) Sandvine
7 3 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.00%) Dell
7 3 (4.00%) JD Edwards
7 3 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (2.67%) CODA
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