The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 248 235 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.59% 17.13% 20.15%
As % of the General category 59.76% 48.55% 55.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 127 170
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £22.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £43.01 £85.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
415 484 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.11% 35.28% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 240 280
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 22
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.14 £58.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +9 31 £425 +9.67% 1
Guildford 0 23 £450 +2.85% 14
Epsom +2 15 £375 -11.76% 4
Cobham +2 10 £375 -6.25% 1
Reigate 0 8 £389 -9.85% 11
Leatherhead - 8 £365 - 5
Redhill -7 7 £399 +6.33% 7
Woking -6 4 £540 +60.00% 7
Weybridge -2 3 - - 7
Staines -9 3 £500 +33.33% 2
Tadworth - 3 £438 -
Dorking +2 1 £275 -45.00%
Chertsey -2 1 £450 -7.69%
Farnham - 1 £425 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £390 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 110 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.55%) Oracle
3 83 (16.94%) Unix
4 79 (16.12%) Project Management
5 73 (14.90%) Windows
5 73 (14.90%) Linux
6 68 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
7 67 (13.67%) SQL
8 66 (13.47%) Banking
9 62 (12.65%) Microsoft
10 61 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
11 56 (11.43%) SAP
12 51 (10.41%) .NET
12 51 (10.41%) Asset Management
13 49 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 48 (9.80%) SQL Server
14 48 (9.80%) Migration
15 46 (9.39%) Data Warehouse
15 46 (9.39%) Business Analysis
16 45 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
17 44 (8.98%) HTML
18 43 (8.78%) Change Management
19 42 (8.57%) C#
19 42 (8.57%) MS Excel
20 41 (8.37%) Solaris
20 41 (8.37%) CSS
20 41 (8.37%) Java
20 41 (8.37%) SAN
21 38 (7.76%) Web Services
21 38 (7.76%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (4.49%) WebLogic
2 18 (3.67%) SAS
3 16 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.84%) Confluence
5 6 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.22%) TPMS
6 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.82%) IIS
6 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.61%) CMS
7 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.41%) FileNet
8 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.41%) Node.js
8 2 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.47%) MS Office
3 16 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (3.27%) MS Project
4 10 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.22%) QuarkXPress
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) SPSS
8 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (4.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.84%) OpenText Process Suite
2 9 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.43%) Oracle FAH
5 6 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (1.22%) SAP CO
5 6 (1.22%) SAP FI
5 6 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (1.02%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (1.02%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (1.02%) Eagle PACE
6 5 (1.02%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.61%) Exstream
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.41%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.82%) Office 365
3 4 (0.82%) SaaS
4 3 (0.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.20%) Heroku
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.37%) SAN
2 31 (6.33%) TCP/IP
3 30 (6.12%) NAS
4 26 (5.31%) DNS
5 23 (4.69%) DHCP
5 23 (4.69%) LAN
6 22 (4.49%) WAN
7 17 (3.47%) Firewall
8 15 (3.06%) Wireless
9 13 (2.65%) Internet
10 11 (2.24%) VPN
11 10 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (1.63%) SSL
13 7 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (1.43%) Intranet
13 7 (1.43%) LDAP
14 6 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.22%) Network Security
15 5 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.39%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.84%) QlikView
6 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.43%) FileMaker
8 7 (1.43%) SAS EBI
8 7 (1.43%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.22%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.02%) Base SAS
10 5 (1.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (3.47%) Toad
2 15 (3.06%) Ant
2 15 (3.06%) Selenium
3 14 (2.86%) Subversion
4 13 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.45%) JIRA
5 12 (2.45%) NUnit
6 10 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.04%) Maven
7 8 (1.63%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.63%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.22%) RSpec
9 4 (0.82%) Moq
9 4 (0.82%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.82%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.61%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.61%) NuGet
11 2 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 66 (13.47%) Banking
2 35 (7.14%) Marketing
3 30 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 23 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 22 (4.49%) Electronics
6 12 (2.45%) Legal
7 10 (2.04%) Retail
8 9 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.63%) Billing
10 4 (0.82%) Games
11 3 (0.61%) Back Office
11 3 (0.61%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (27.35%) Analyst
2 71 (14.49%) Business Analyst
3 65 (13.27%) Developer
4 54 (11.02%) Project Manager
5 47 (9.59%) Administrator
6 35 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 34 (6.94%) Financial Analyst
8 27 (5.51%) Architect
9 26 (5.31%) Finance Business Analyst
10 23 (4.69%) .NET Developer
10 23 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
11 22 (4.49%) Consultant
12 21 (4.29%) Service Analyst
12 21 (4.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 20 (4.08%) Java Developer
14 18 (3.67%) IT Manager
15 15 (3.06%) IT Project Manager
15 15 (3.06%) Senior Developer
15 15 (3.06%) Test Analyst
15 15 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.41%) .NET
2 44 (8.98%) HTML
3 41 (8.37%) CSS
4 38 (7.76%) Web Services
5 31 (6.33%) ASP.NET
5 31 (6.33%) XML
6 23 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (4.29%) jQuery
8 20 (4.08%) SOAP
9 19 (3.88%) JMS
10 17 (3.47%) JSF
11 16 (3.27%) JPA
12 15 (3.06%) AngularJS
12 15 (3.06%) EJB
12 15 (3.06%) Java EE
12 15 (3.06%) Java SE
13 11 (2.24%) JRules
13 11 (2.24%) WCF
14 10 (2.04%) HTML5
15 9 (1.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.31%) Data Centre
3 23 (4.69%) Clustering
4 13 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.24%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.84%) Fintech
6 9 (1.84%) HACMP
7 8 (1.63%) Statistics
8 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.43%) Replication
9 6 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (1.22%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.22%) iPad
9 6 (1.22%) iPhone
9 6 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.02%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 83 (16.94%) Unix
2 73 (14.90%) Linux
2 73 (14.90%) Windows
3 41 (8.37%) Solaris
4 33 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (4.90%) Windows Server
6 18 (3.67%) AIX
6 18 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.43%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.22%) MVS
11 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.61%) CatOS
14 2 (0.41%) Android
15 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (16.12%) Project Management
3 61 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (10.41%) Asset Management
5 48 (9.80%) Migration
6 46 (9.39%) Business Analysis
7 45 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (8.78%) Change Management
9 38 (7.76%) PRINCE2
10 34 (6.94%) ITIL
10 34 (6.94%) Waterfall
11 32 (6.53%) MVC
12 29 (5.92%) Investment Management
13 28 (5.71%) DevOps
14 26 (5.31%) Programme Management
15 25 (5.10%) SDLC
16 23 (4.69%) Analytics
17 22 (4.49%) Digital Marketing
18 18 (3.67%) Problem Management
18 18 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (13.67%) SQL
2 49 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 42 (8.57%) C#
4 41 (8.37%) Java
5 32 (6.53%) Shell Script
6 24 (4.90%) Perl
7 23 (4.69%) Python
8 19 (3.88%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.27%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.84%) Jython
10 9 (1.84%) Ruby
10 9 (1.84%) VBScript
10 9 (1.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (1.22%) C
11 6 (1.22%) Korn
11 6 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.22%) VB
11 6 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.02%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (6.33%) Degree
2 20 (4.08%) ISEB
3 13 (2.65%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.24%) ACCA
5 10 (2.04%) CIMA
6 9 (1.84%) PMP
7 8 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.02%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.82%) APMP
11 4 (0.82%) NCDA
11 4 (0.82%) NCIE
11 4 (0.82%) NCSA
12 3 (0.61%) CISSP
12 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.61%) MCSA
12 3 (0.61%) MCSE
12 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.45%) Data Quality
1 12 (2.45%) QA
2 11 (2.24%) SLA
3 6 (1.22%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.82%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) COBIT
5 2 (0.41%) FATCA
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) AICPA
6 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) ISO27005
System Software
1 26 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 19 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (2.24%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.22%) Docker
6 6 (1.22%) NFS
6 6 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.02%) Firmware
7 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.02%) Veritas File System
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (0.61%) RHEV
9 3 (0.61%) XenApp
10 2 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.41%) vSphere
10 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.20%) NDS
11 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (4.49%) Puppet
2 12 (2.45%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.84%) Legato
3 9 (1.84%) SCOM
4 8 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.22%) yum
6 5 (1.02%) Ansible
6 5 (1.02%) SCCM
7 4 (0.82%) Foglight
7 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (0.61%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.61%) Nagios
8 3 (0.61%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.41%) Control-M
9 2 (0.41%) Graphite
9 2 (0.41%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 86 (17.55%) Oracle
2 62 (12.65%) Microsoft
3 56 (11.43%) SAP
4 33 (6.73%) Veritas
5 31 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 27 (5.51%) HP
7 25 (5.10%) VMware
8 22 (4.49%) EMC
9 20 (4.08%) Cognos
9 20 (4.08%) Hyperion
9 20 (4.08%) NetApp
10 18 (3.67%) Cisco
11 15 (3.06%) Juniper
12 14 (2.86%) IBM
13 13 (2.65%) Sun
14 12 (2.45%) CheckPoint
15 11 (2.24%) Citrix
16 10 (2.04%) Blue Coat
16 10 (2.04%) Palo Alto
17 9 (1.84%) Brocade
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
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Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £520 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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