The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 18.83% 10.23% 18.48%
As % of the General category 67.44% 54.55% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
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£375 £319 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +16.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £347 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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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 Staines region.

General Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 33 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 27.92% 18.75% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
Average daily rate £375 £345 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Staines region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 11 (25.58%) Project Management
2 10 (23.26%) SAP
2 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) Middleware
5 6 (13.95%) Change Management
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.30%) Release Management
7 4 (9.30%) BPMN
7 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (9.30%) Demand Management
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (9.30%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) CA
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.98%) IaaS
8 3 (6.98%) Time Management
8 3 (6.98%) SaaS
8 3 (6.98%) PaaS
8 3 (6.98%) Process Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) QA
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Financial Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Process Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Clarity Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) BAPI
3 1 (2.33%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) PMI
2 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Project Management
2 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (9.30%) Release Management
5 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (9.30%) BPMN
5 4 (9.30%) Demand Management
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.98%) Process Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) PMP
1 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) CA
4 2 (4.65%) Sun