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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 196 225 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.07% 17.84% 15.91%
As % of the General category 44.95% 47.17% 51.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 146 122
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £33.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.95% +67.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.10 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £39.90 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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
436 477 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.51% 37.83% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 272 201
Average daily rate £363 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £30.25 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% -10.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £17.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
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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
Staines 0 16 £338 -20.58% 1
Guildford -1 14 £375 -10.71% 6
Cobham - 9 £450 -
Reigate 0 8 £388 +3.33% 11
Redhill +3 7 £425 +36.00% 9
Woking -8 7 £370 -12.94% 13
Epsom 0 2 £541 +31.21% 1
Leatherhead -1 2 £138 -36.04% 1
Camberley -3 2 £338 -25.00% 1
Dorking - 1 £375 - 1
Egham - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Esher - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
Horley - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 78 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 77 (16.89%) SQL
2 77 (16.89%) Project Management
3 73 (16.01%) .NET
4 71 (15.57%) Oracle
5 67 (14.69%) Windows
6 51 (11.18%) SAP
7 47 (10.31%) PRINCE2
8 42 (9.21%) ASP.NET
9 41 (8.99%) UNIX
10 39 (8.55%) MS Excel
11 38 (8.33%) CRM
11 38 (8.33%) Java
12 37 (8.11%) SharePoint
13 36 (7.89%) Linux
13 36 (7.89%) MVC
13 36 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (7.89%) Banking
14 33 (7.24%) SQL Server
15 32 (7.02%) C#
15 32 (7.02%) XML
15 32 (7.02%) Degree
16 31 (6.80%) HTML
16 31 (6.80%) MS Office
17 28 (6.14%) JavaScript
17 28 (6.14%) Scrum
17 28 (6.14%) Retail
18 27 (5.92%) WCF
18 27 (5.92%) CSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 37 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.10%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.88%) Apache
4 4 (0.88%) CMS
4 4 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.66%) SAS
5 3 (0.66%) IIS
5 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.44%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.80%) MS Office
3 25 (5.48%) MS Project
4 15 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.66%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.66%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.44%) SPSS
7 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.07%) SAP FI
3 13 (2.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (2.85%) SAP CO
4 11 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (1.32%) SAP CRM
9 5 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (1.10%) SAP HR
9 5 (1.10%) SAP SD
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.44%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) PaaS
1 4 (0.88%) IaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.66%) SaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.95%) Firewall
2 9 (1.97%) SAN
3 8 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (1.32%) Internet
5 5 (1.10%) LDAP
5 5 (1.10%) Intranet
6 4 (0.88%) NetScreen
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.88%) MPLS
6 4 (0.88%) OSPF
7 3 (0.66%) BGP
7 3 (0.66%) VPN
7 3 (0.66%) LAN
7 3 (0.66%) WAN
8 2 (0.44%) DHCP
8 2 (0.44%) FTP
8 2 (0.44%) DNS
8 2 (0.44%) SSL
8 2 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.54%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.88%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.66%) Base SAS
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.44%) MySQL
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.75%) Toad
3 7 (1.54%) Subversion
3 7 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.66%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.66%) QARun
6 3 (0.66%) Selenium
6 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.44%) NUnit
8 1 (0.22%) TestNG
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
8 1 (0.22%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) ProC
8 1 (0.22%) Introscope
8 1 (0.22%) JMeter
General
1 36 (7.89%) Banking
2 28 (6.14%) Retail
3 27 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.61%) Marketing
5 15 (3.29%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.07%) Billing
7 10 (2.19%) Aerospace
7 10 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.19%) Legal
8 9 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.97%) Electronics
8 9 (1.97%) German Language
9 6 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.32%) Automotive
10 3 (0.66%) Back Office
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (23.90%) Developer
2 97 (21.27%) Analyst
3 53 (11.62%) Project Manager
4 43 (9.43%) Business Analyst
5 35 (7.68%) Consultant
6 34 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 21 (4.61%) Architect
8 17 (3.73%) VB.NET Developer
8 17 (3.73%) Python Developer
9 15 (3.29%) Tester
10 11 (2.41%) Trainer
10 11 (2.41%) C# Developer
10 11 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (2.19%) Administrator
11 10 (2.19%) C++ Developer
11 10 (2.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (2.19%) Python/Django Developer
12 9 (1.97%) Programme Manager
12 9 (1.97%) Web Developer
12 9 (1.97%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (16.01%) .NET
2 42 (9.21%) ASP.NET
3 32 (7.02%) XML
4 31 (6.80%) HTML
5 27 (5.92%) CSS
5 27 (5.92%) WCF
6 24 (5.26%) Web Services
7 22 (4.82%) jQuery
8 19 (4.17%) WF
9 18 (3.95%) Spring
9 18 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (3.95%) HTML5
10 17 (3.73%) Django
10 17 (3.73%) XSLT
11 14 (3.07%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.97%) NHibernate
12 9 (1.97%) Middleware
13 8 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (1.10%) JMS
14 5 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (2.19%) FMCG
3 9 (1.97%) DTV
4 8 (1.75%) Social Media
5 7 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.32%) Clustering
7 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.66%) NHS
8 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.44%) Open Source
10 1 (0.22%) PMI
10 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.22%) AS400
10 1 (0.22%) Replication
10 1 (0.22%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.69%) Windows
2 41 (8.99%) UNIX
3 36 (7.89%) Linux
4 14 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.75%) Solaris
7 6 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.10%) Android
8 5 (1.10%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
12 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (16.89%) Project Management
2 47 (10.31%) PRINCE2
3 38 (8.33%) CRM
4 36 (7.89%) MVC
4 36 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (6.14%) Scrum
6 27 (5.92%) Change Management
7 26 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (5.26%) Workflow
10 21 (4.61%) Programme Management
10 21 (4.61%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.39%) Information Security
11 20 (4.39%) Web Development
12 19 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 19 (4.17%) Web Design
12 19 (4.17%) Migration
13 17 (3.73%) Project Planning
13 17 (3.73%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (16.89%) SQL
2 38 (8.33%) Java
3 32 (7.02%) C#
4 28 (6.14%) JavaScript
5 24 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 19 (4.17%) Python
6 19 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.41%) C++
8 7 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.32%) VBA
10 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.88%) Ruby
11 4 (0.88%) C
11 4 (0.88%) Perl
11 4 (0.88%) PHP
12 2 (0.44%) VB
12 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.22%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 32 (7.02%) Degree
2 15 (3.29%) ISEB
3 10 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (1.32%) PMP
7 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.10%) CCNP
8 4 (0.88%) CCNA
8 4 (0.88%) CISSP
8 4 (0.88%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) MCP
9 2 (0.44%) CCIE
9 2 (0.44%) CISM
9 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.44%) MBA
9 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.95%) QA
2 10 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.66%) SLA
6 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) EMIR
7 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) XenServer
4 2 (0.44%) vSphere
4 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.32%) SCCM
3 4 (0.88%) SCOM
3 4 (0.88%) CA SiteMinder
4 3 (0.66%) Foglight
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.66%) Legato
4 3 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 78 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 71 (15.57%) Oracle
3 51 (11.18%) SAP
4 12 (2.63%) Cisco
4 12 (2.63%) Ericsson
4 12 (2.63%) NEC
5 11 (2.41%) VMware
6 8 (1.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.54%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.54%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.32%) CA
9 5 (1.10%) HP
9 5 (1.10%) JBoss
9 5 (1.10%) Cognos
9 5 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.88%) IBM
10 4 (0.88%) Dell
10 4 (0.88%) Citrix
10 4 (0.88%) Avaya
10 4 (0.88%) Blue Coat
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