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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 36 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.57% 13.79% 24.68%
As % of the General category 26.92% 31.03% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 34
Median daily rate £425 £328 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -27.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £465 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
78 116 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 46.71% 44.44% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 70
Median daily rate £375 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.00%) Degree
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle
5 8 (16.00%) SAP
6 7 (14.00%) .NET
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) HTML
7 6 (12.00%) MS Office
7 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Banking
8 5 (10.00%) Retail
8 5 (10.00%) SOA
8 5 (10.00%) XML
8 5 (10.00%) MS Project
8 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (10.00%) Marketing
8 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
9 4 (8.00%) Invoice Processing
9 4 (8.00%) Software Licensing
9 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) CA
9 4 (8.00%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Project
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CCM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) FinancialForce.com
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SSL
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) 2G
3 1 (2.00%) 3G
3 1 (2.00%) 4G
3 1 (2.00%) PBX
3 1 (2.00%) S/MIME
3 1 (2.00%) Skype
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) OLTP
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Billing
4 3 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Security Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) J2EE
5 2 (4.00%) Visualforce
6 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.00%) Middleware
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
2 3 (6.00%) FMCG
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) iSeries
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Android
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Project Management
2 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (10.00%) SOA
3 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.00%) Invoice Processing
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (8.00%) Software Licensing
4 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.00%) Analytics
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.00%) ETL
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) GxP
3 2 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.00%) Marketo
6 2 (4.00%) NetSuite
6 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.00%) Siebel
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.00%) Siemens
7 1 (2.00%) Tableau