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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 55 58 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.86% 24.07% 12.63%
As % of the General category 39.57% 52.73% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 20
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£400 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
139 110 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 45.13% 45.64% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 68 71
Average daily rate £400 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £463 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 35 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 23 (21.90%) Banking
3 19 (18.10%) ITIL
3 19 (18.10%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (17.14%) Linux
5 17 (16.19%) UNIX
6 16 (15.24%) Oracle
7 15 (14.29%) Degree
7 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 14 (13.33%) DNS
9 13 (12.38%) Citrix
9 13 (12.38%) SQL
9 13 (12.38%) CRM
9 13 (12.38%) Mobile App
10 12 (11.43%) Java
10 12 (11.43%) Marketing
11 11 (10.48%) Manufacturing
11 11 (10.48%) SOAP
11 11 (10.48%) NFS
11 11 (10.48%) Service Management
12 10 (9.52%) Project Management
12 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
12 10 (9.52%) SAP
12 10 (9.52%) Solaris
12 10 (9.52%) Perl
12 10 (9.52%) Programme Management
12 10 (9.52%) Redknee
12 10 (9.52%) Time Management
12 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (7.62%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.71%) MS Project
4 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.95%) MS Office
5 1 (0.95%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.90%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.95%) Endur
4 1 (0.95%) HFM
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) DNS
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 5 (4.76%) Firewall
4 4 (3.81%) 3G
5 3 (2.86%) DHCP
5 3 (2.86%) SAN
6 2 (1.90%) DAB
6 2 (1.90%) LDAP
6 2 (1.90%) 2G
6 2 (1.90%) LTE
6 2 (1.90%) 4G
6 2 (1.90%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.95%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.95%) RNC
7 1 (0.95%) VLAN
7 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.95%) Network Security
7 1 (0.95%) GPRS
7 1 (0.95%) VPN
7 1 (0.95%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.86%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.86%) DB2
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.95%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.95%) QlikView
5 1 (0.95%) MS Access
5 1 (0.95%) DTS
5 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) ERwin
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 23 (21.90%) Banking
3 12 (11.43%) Marketing
4 11 (10.48%) Manufacturing
5 9 (8.57%) Electronics
6 7 (6.67%) Legal
7 5 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.90%) Retail
8 2 (1.90%) Billing
8 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.95%) Back Office
9 1 (0.95%) Law
9 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 14 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 14 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Developer
4 8 (7.62%) Project Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Bid Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Remedy Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Information Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Metrics Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Designer
9 3 (2.86%) Informatica Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) SOAP
2 6 (5.71%) Web Services
3 5 (4.76%) .NET
4 4 (3.81%) Middleware
5 2 (1.90%) HTML5
5 2 (1.90%) CSS3
5 2 (1.90%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.90%) CSS
5 2 (1.90%) HTML
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.95%) XML
6 1 (0.95%) J2EE
6 1 (0.95%) Sass
6 1 (0.95%) LESS
6 1 (0.95%) BAPI
6 1 (0.95%) MDX
6 1 (0.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.38%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.57%) DTV
4 7 (6.67%) Informatics
5 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.76%) CMDB
7 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.86%) iSeries
9 2 (1.90%) AS400
9 2 (1.90%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.90%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.90%) User Experience
9 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.90%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.95%) PMI
10 1 (0.95%) NHS
10 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.95%) iPhone
10 1 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Linux
2 17 (16.19%) UNIX
3 10 (9.52%) Solaris
3 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.76%) Windows
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) Android
7 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) ITIL
1 19 (18.10%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 13 (12.38%) CRM
4 11 (10.48%) Service Management
5 10 (9.52%) Project Management
5 10 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 10 (9.52%) Time Management
6 9 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.67%) SOA
8 7 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.71%) Information Security
9 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.76%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.76%) ITSM
10 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.81%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) Java
3 10 (9.52%) Perl
4 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.86%) C#
6 3 (2.86%) VBScript
7 2 (1.90%) C
7 2 (1.90%) RPG/400
7 2 (1.90%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.90%) RPG
8 1 (0.95%) VB
8 1 (0.95%) ABAP
8 1 (0.95%) VBA
8 1 (0.95%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) CCNA
2 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.67%) JNCIA
3 6 (5.71%) ACCA
3 6 (5.71%) CIMA
4 5 (4.76%) RHCE
5 4 (3.81%) ISEB
6 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.95%) PMP
8 1 (0.95%) CISSP
8 1 (0.95%) GIAC
8 1 (0.95%) CISA
8 1 (0.95%) CISM
8 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.95%) CRISC
8 1 (0.95%) AAT
8 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) COBIT
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) NFS
2 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle
2 13 (12.38%) Citrix
3 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.52%) SAP
3 10 (9.52%) Redknee
4 8 (7.62%) Sun
5 7 (6.67%) Cisco
5 7 (6.67%) Juniper
6 6 (5.71%) IBM
6 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.71%) VMware
7 5 (4.76%) LANDesk
7 5 (4.76%) Remedy
7 5 (4.76%) BMC
8 4 (3.81%) HP
9 3 (2.86%) Informatica
10 2 (1.90%) Dell
10 2 (1.90%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.95%) Cramer
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