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 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 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 265 282 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.53% 20.97% 17.12%
As % of the General category 52.06% 56.40% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 139 131
Average daily rate
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£411 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £242 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £47.11 £31.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.96% +0.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.29 £11.70 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.93 £129.75 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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
509 500 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 35.59% 37.17% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 249 236
Average daily rate £390 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £96.50 £46.00
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 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 27 February 2015.

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
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 27 February 2015. 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
Guildford -1 33 £363 +3.57% 11
Staines +9 29 £375 +17.64% 1
Epsom -2 16 £275 -8.33% 5
Reigate -1 9 £360 -15.29% 12
Woking +4 8 £475 +5.55% 27
Cobham -5 6 £391 -8.00% 2
Dorking -2 4 £400 +3.22% 3
Leatherhead +1 3 £650 +271.42% 3
Chertsey - 3 £488 - 4
Weybridge +2 2 £600 +118.18% 1
Camberley -2 2 £450 +47.54% 2
Redhill -4 2 £345 +30.18% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 £410 +2.50% 1
Egham -4 1 £405 +68.75% 2
Farnham - 1 £300 - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Tadworth - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 109 (22.43%) Project Management
2 103 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (12.76%) SQL
5 60 (12.35%) PRINCE2
6 57 (11.73%) Microsoft
7 53 (10.91%) Windows
8 51 (10.49%) Business Analysis
9 50 (10.29%) Banking
9 50 (10.29%) Waterfall
10 45 (9.26%) .NET
10 45 (9.26%) SAP
10 45 (9.26%) Change Management
11 42 (8.64%) Oracle
11 42 (8.64%) MS Excel
12 32 (6.58%) ITIL
12 32 (6.58%) Migration
13 31 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 30 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (6.17%) SQL Server
15 29 (5.97%) MS Visio
16 28 (5.76%) ISEB
16 28 (5.76%) Linux
17 27 (5.56%) Firewall
18 26 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (5.14%) Java
19 25 (5.14%) Telecoms
19 25 (5.14%) Marketing
20 24 (4.94%) Legal
20 24 (4.94%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.85%) IIS
3 5 (1.03%) JBoss
4 4 (0.82%) SAS
4 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.62%) Lync
5 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.62%) Apache
5 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.41%) WinCC
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 42 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 19 (3.91%) MS Project
3 19 (3.91%) MS Office
4 15 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.82%) RoboHelp
6 4 (0.82%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.65%) RMDS
3 5 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.82%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.82%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.62%) Optimost
5 3 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.41%) HFM
6 2 (0.41%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.44%) SaaS
2 4 (0.82%) PaaS
2 4 (0.82%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.56%) Firewall
2 19 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.29%) DNS
4 15 (3.09%) SAN
4 15 (3.09%) Network Security
5 13 (2.67%) Radio Access Network
5 13 (2.67%) DHCP
5 13 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (2.06%) VPN
6 10 (2.06%) Internet
6 10 (2.06%) Wireshark
7 8 (1.65%) Multicast
8 7 (1.44%) Intranet
9 6 (1.23%) LAN
9 6 (1.23%) WAN
10 5 (1.03%) LDAP
10 5 (1.03%) SSL
10 5 (1.03%) FTP
10 5 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.03%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.82%) Essbase
10 4 (0.82%) Big Data
11 3 (0.62%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (0.62%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.62%) MySQL
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.03%) Subversion
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.62%) NUnit
4 3 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.41%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.41%) Toad
5 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.41%) Hudson
5 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.21%) Moq
6 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.21%) ProC
6 1 (0.21%) Introscope
General
1 50 (10.29%) Banking
2 25 (5.14%) Marketing
2 25 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.94%) Legal
4 17 (3.50%) Automotive
4 17 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (3.50%) Retail
5 10 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.23%) Back Office
8 3 (0.62%) Billing
8 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.62%) Publishing
9 2 (0.41%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 151 (31.07%) Analyst
2 99 (20.37%) Business Analyst
3 89 (18.31%) Project Manager
4 40 (8.23%) Developer
4 40 (8.23%) Consultant
5 21 (4.32%) Architect
6 20 (4.12%) Financial Business Analyst
7 18 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 17 (3.50%) .NET Developer
9 16 (3.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 14 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
10 14 (2.88%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.47%) Support Analyst
11 12 (2.47%) Test Manager
11 12 (2.47%) Programme Manager
11 12 (2.47%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (2.26%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (2.06%) Infrastructure Architect
13 10 (2.06%) Administrator
13 10 (2.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.26%) .NET
2 17 (3.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (3.09%) XML
4 14 (2.88%) HTML
4 14 (2.88%) Web Services
5 11 (2.26%) CSS
6 10 (2.06%) Middleware
7 9 (1.85%) Rendezvous
8 8 (1.65%) jQuery
8 8 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.44%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.44%) WF
10 6 (1.23%) Ajax
11 5 (1.03%) WCF
11 5 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (1.03%) JMS
12 3 (0.62%) HTML5
12 3 (0.62%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.41%) Sass
13 2 (0.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.09%) PMI
3 15 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.06%) Clustering
5 7 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.44%) FMCG
6 6 (1.23%) User Experience
7 5 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.82%) SecurID
8 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.62%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.62%) Statistics
10 2 (0.41%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.41%) SCADA
10 2 (0.41%) PKI
10 2 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.91%) Windows
2 28 (5.76%) Linux
3 18 (3.70%) UNIX
4 15 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.47%) Solaris
5 12 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.03%) AIX
8 2 (0.41%) Android
8 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (22.43%) Project Management
2 103 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (12.35%) PRINCE2
5 51 (10.49%) Business Analysis
6 50 (10.29%) Waterfall
7 45 (9.26%) Change Management
8 32 (6.58%) ITIL
8 32 (6.58%) Migration
9 31 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 26 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (4.73%) Data Modelling
12 22 (4.53%) PRINCE
12 22 (4.53%) CRM
12 22 (4.53%) GAP Analysis
13 20 (4.12%) Service Management
14 19 (3.91%) Scrum
14 19 (3.91%) Programme Management
15 16 (3.29%) Data Analysis
15 16 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (12.76%) SQL
2 25 (5.14%) Java
3 24 (4.94%) C#
4 12 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 9 (1.85%) C
7 7 (1.44%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.23%) Perl
9 4 (0.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.62%) C++
10 3 (0.62%) Delphi
10 3 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.41%) ABAP
11 2 (0.41%) VBA
11 2 (0.41%) VBScript
11 2 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) VC++
12 1 (0.21%) PHP
12 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (5.76%) ISEB
2 23 (4.73%) Degree
3 21 (4.32%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (1.85%) CISSP
6 8 (1.65%) PMP
7 7 (1.44%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.82%) ACCA
10 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.41%) CIMA
11 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.41%) VCP4
11 2 (0.41%) APMP
11 2 (0.41%) CISA
11 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.91%) QA
2 13 (2.67%) Solvency II
2 13 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.41%) P3O
6 1 (0.21%) GxP
System Software
1 22 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.62%) vSphere
7 2 (0.41%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.41%) NFS
8 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.21%) Samba
8 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (1.85%) SCCM
2 8 (1.65%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.82%) Control-M
5 3 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.62%) SCOM
6 2 (0.41%) OpenView
6 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.21%) nmon
7 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.21%) Legato
7 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.26%) SAP
3 42 (8.64%) Oracle
4 23 (4.73%) Cisco
5 22 (4.53%) CheckPoint
6 17 (3.50%) Blue Coat
7 14 (2.88%) VMware
7 14 (2.88%) HP
8 13 (2.67%) Juniper
8 13 (2.67%) F5
9 12 (2.47%) TippingPoint
9 12 (2.47%) Sun
10 11 (2.26%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.06%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.06%) NetScout
12 9 (1.85%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.65%) Bloomberg
13 8 (1.65%) Radianz
13 8 (1.65%) IBM
13 8 (1.65%) Tufin
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £440 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £On application
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Egham
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingswood, Surrey, South East, United Kingdom
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingswood, Surrey, South East, United Kingdom
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago