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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 251 249 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.73% 17.84% 19.81%
As % of the General category 60.19% 51.23% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 139 127
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £46.08 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.19% +102.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £46.08 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £46.08 £29.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
417 486 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.43% 34.81% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 257 249
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +74.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £13.40 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.30 £45.22 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Guildford +3 28 £450 +35.33% 23
Reigate +2 22 £418 -1.18% 12
Leatherhead -1 16 £375 -42.30% 3
Epsom +1 15 £388 +40.90% 1
Redhill -9 12 £383 +31.89% 11
Camberley +1 5 £313 -30.55% 2
Weybridge -1 3 £413 -31.25% 3
Cobham -3 3 £410 +20.58%
Tadworth - 3 £588 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 1 £350 -13.58%
Chertsey -1 1 £425 -
Staines -13 1 - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 119 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (20.24%) Oracle
3 86 (17.23%) SQL
4 79 (15.83%) Project Management
5 69 (13.83%) Unix
5 69 (13.83%) Windows
6 62 (12.42%) Linux
7 59 (11.82%) SQL Server
8 58 (11.62%) JavaScript
9 57 (11.42%) HTML
10 56 (11.22%) SAP
11 55 (11.02%) Microsoft
11 55 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (10.62%) .NET
13 52 (10.42%) Web Services
14 51 (10.22%) Banking
15 50 (10.02%) CSS
16 48 (9.62%) Java
16 48 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (8.42%) Waterfall
19 41 (8.22%) Asset Management
20 40 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
20 40 (8.02%) MS Excel
20 40 (8.02%) XML
20 40 (8.02%) Business Analysis
21 38 (7.62%) ITIL
21 38 (7.62%) C#
21 38 (7.62%) Migration
22 35 (7.01%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 31 (6.21%) WebLogic
2 30 (6.01%) SAS
3 19 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.60%) Confluence
5 7 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.00%) CMS
6 5 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.80%) IIS
7 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.80%) Node.js
8 3 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.40%) Drupal
9 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.61%) MS Office
4 11 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.40%) MS Project
6 4 (0.80%) QuarkXPress
7 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.40%) SPSS
9 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (3.01%) Cordys
3 10 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.60%) SAP FI
5 7 (1.40%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (1.20%) HFM
7 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (1.00%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.40%) BigMachines
10 2 (0.40%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.40%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.40%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.00%) SaaS
3 4 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (0.60%) Office 365
4 3 (0.60%) PaaS
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.40%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.20%) Heroku
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 21 (4.21%) NAS
3 20 (4.01%) SAN
4 19 (3.81%) LAN
5 18 (3.61%) WAN
6 16 (3.21%) DNS
7 15 (3.01%) Firewall
8 14 (2.81%) DHCP
9 13 (2.61%) Internet
9 13 (2.61%) Wireless
10 12 (2.40%) VPN
11 9 (1.80%) SSH
11 9 (1.80%) SSL
12 8 (1.60%) Network Security
13 7 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (1.00%) Intranet
15 4 (0.80%) LDAP
16 3 (0.60%) BGP
16 3 (0.60%) MPLS
16 3 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (5.81%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (3.61%) Base SAS
6 11 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.80%) Essbase
9 8 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.40%) SAS EBI
11 6 (1.20%) DB2
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.00%) FileMaker
12 5 (1.00%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (5.21%) Toad
2 23 (4.61%) Ant
3 22 (4.41%) Subversion
4 17 (3.41%) Eclipse
5 15 (3.01%) Maven
6 14 (2.81%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (2.40%) Selenium
9 11 (2.20%) JIRA
9 11 (2.20%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.60%) RSpec
11 6 (1.20%) Grunt
11 6 (1.20%) NUnit
12 5 (1.00%) HP UFT
12 5 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.80%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.80%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.60%) JMeter
15 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (10.22%) Banking
2 28 (5.61%) Marketing
3 25 (5.01%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.81%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.41%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.21%) Electronics
7 13 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.00%) Retail
9 9 (1.80%) Billing
10 6 (1.20%) Games
10 6 (1.20%) Legal
11 5 (1.00%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.60%) Back Office
12 3 (0.60%) Front Office
13 2 (0.40%) Advertising
13 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (26.45%) Analyst
2 90 (18.04%) Developer
3 60 (12.02%) Business Analyst
4 52 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 40 (8.02%) Financial Analyst
6 37 (7.41%) Administrator
7 33 (6.61%) Architect
8 30 (6.01%) Finance Business Analyst
9 29 (5.81%) Java Developer
10 26 (5.21%) .NET Developer
11 23 (4.61%) IT Manager
12 22 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 22 (4.41%) Tester
13 20 (4.01%) Consultant
13 20 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
13 20 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.81%) Test Analyst
15 17 (3.41%) Programmer
15 17 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (3.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.42%) HTML
2 53 (10.62%) .NET
3 52 (10.42%) Web Services
4 50 (10.02%) CSS
5 40 (8.02%) XML
6 35 (7.01%) SOAP
7 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET
8 28 (5.61%) JMS
9 26 (5.21%) JSF
10 25 (5.01%) JPA
11 24 (4.81%) Java SE
12 23 (4.61%) Java EE
13 22 (4.41%) jQuery
14 21 (4.21%) EJB
15 20 (4.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (3.81%) AngularJS
16 19 (3.81%) WCF
17 18 (3.61%) JRules
18 13 (2.61%) HTML5
19 11 (2.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.01%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.40%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.60%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.60%) iPad
8 6 (1.20%) SecurID
9 5 (1.00%) Clustering
9 5 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.00%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.80%) Derivative
10 4 (0.80%) EMC VNX
10 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.80%) Fintech
10 4 (0.80%) HACMP
10 4 (0.80%) iPhone
10 4 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.83%) Unix
1 69 (13.83%) Windows
2 62 (12.42%) Linux
3 21 (4.21%) Windows Server
4 20 (4.01%) Solaris
5 13 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.40%) AIX
7 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.20%) MVS
9 5 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.60%) CatOS
12 2 (0.40%) Android
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (15.83%) Project Management
3 48 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (8.42%) Waterfall
5 41 (8.22%) Asset Management
6 40 (8.02%) Business Analysis
6 40 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (7.62%) ITIL
7 38 (7.62%) Migration
8 35 (7.01%) Change Management
9 33 (6.61%) MVC
10 29 (5.81%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.41%) Investment Management
11 27 (5.41%) SDLC
12 23 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (4.21%) DevOps
14 20 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (4.01%) E-Commerce
14 20 (4.01%) Web Development
15 19 (3.81%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.23%) SQL
2 58 (11.62%) JavaScript
3 48 (9.62%) Java
4 38 (7.62%) C#
5 29 (5.81%) PL/SQL
6 28 (5.61%) Shell Script
7 22 (4.41%) Python
8 15 (3.01%) Jython
8 15 (3.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 14 (2.81%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.20%) Ruby
11 7 (1.40%) Perl
11 7 (1.40%) R
11 7 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.20%) C
13 5 (1.00%) VB
13 5 (1.00%) VBScript
14 4 (0.80%) VBA
15 3 (0.60%) PHP
15 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (4.61%) Degree
2 16 (3.21%) ISEB
3 14 (2.81%) CISSP
4 11 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.80%) ACCA
5 9 (1.80%) PMP
6 7 (1.40%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.20%) CIMA
7 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.80%) APMP
9 4 (0.80%) CEH
9 4 (0.80%) CISM
9 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.60%) CCIE
10 3 (0.60%) CCSP
10 3 (0.60%) MCTS
10 3 (0.60%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.21%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.81%) SLA
3 12 (2.40%) QA
4 11 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.40%) GAAP
6 5 (1.00%) ISO 9000
6 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.00%) ISO27002
6 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.80%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.60%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.40%) COBIT
9 2 (0.40%) FATCA
9 2 (0.40%) GAMP
9 2 (0.40%) GxP
10 1 (0.20%) AICPA
10 1 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.40%) RHEV
4 6 (1.20%) Docker
5 4 (0.80%) NFS
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) NDS
6 3 (0.60%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.40%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.40%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) Firmware
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (3.01%) Puppet
2 11 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.40%) Control-M
4 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.00%) SCCM
6 4 (0.80%) Ansible
6 4 (0.80%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.60%) SCOM
7 3 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.60%) yum
8 2 (0.40%) Cacti
8 2 (0.40%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.40%) Graphite
8 2 (0.40%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.40%) logstash
8 2 (0.40%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (20.24%) Oracle
2 56 (11.22%) SAP
3 55 (11.02%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.01%) Red Hat
5 20 (4.01%) Hyperion
6 19 (3.81%) Cisco
6 19 (3.81%) HP
7 18 (3.61%) VMware
8 13 (2.61%) Sun
9 12 (2.40%) EMC
10 11 (2.20%) Brocade
10 11 (2.20%) IBM
10 11 (2.20%) Veritas
11 10 (2.00%) Juniper
12 9 (1.80%) Citrix
13 8 (1.60%) Cognos
14 7 (1.40%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.40%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.40%) Sitecore
Dorking, Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Mason Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £180.00 - £185.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £180.00 - £181.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £184.00 - £185.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £150.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago