The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Staines region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.98% 16.49% 11.24%
As % of the General category 31.25% 48.48% 59.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Average daily rate £253 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.86% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £228 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £400 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 66 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.52% 34.02% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 11
Average daily rate £300 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £249 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Surrey

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 (40.74%) MS Office
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) Intranet
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
5 6 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Flash
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
5 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 6 (22.22%) QuarkXPress
5 6 (22.22%) Fireworks
5 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) Quicktime
6 5 (18.52%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (11.11%) PMP
7 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 3 (11.11%) SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 6 (22.22%) QuarkXPress
2 6 (22.22%) Fireworks
2 6 (22.22%) Quicktime
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Designer
2 6 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
2 6 (22.22%) Photoshop Designer
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SAS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML5
1 6 (22.22%) CSS3
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) Flash
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) PMP
1 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SAS Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Apple
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Teradata
3 1 (3.70%) Cognizant