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 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 213 229 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.10% 17.99% 19.87%
As % of the General category 46.71% 46.93% 52.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 153 141
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.34 £51.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.79% +82.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.34 £122.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
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
456 488 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.47% 38.33% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 285 232
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 33
Average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £16.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.07 £59.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 July 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
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 July 2015.

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 July 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
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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
Epsom +6 17 - - 2
Staines -4 15 £431 +23.21% 1
Guildford +1 14 £425 +7.59% 10
Reigate -1 11 £413 +50.00% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 9 £352 -2.76%
Cobham -2 9 £405 +15.38%
Redhill -1 6 £444 +12.69% 11
Camberley -3 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Woking -3 4 £310 -1.97% 18
Dorking +4 3 £415 +56.60%
Leatherhead -27 3 £370 -10.30% 2
Chertsey - 2 - - 4
Addlestone - 2 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 113 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (16.96%) Project Management
3 59 (13.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (13.17%) SQL
4 53 (11.83%) Windows
5 52 (11.61%) SQL Server
6 49 (10.94%) MS Excel
7 45 (10.04%) Microsoft
8 43 (9.60%) HTML
8 43 (9.60%) Banking
9 41 (9.15%) Oracle
10 40 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 40 (8.93%) Java
11 39 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (8.48%) Change Management
13 37 (8.26%) Management Information System
14 36 (8.04%) Telecoms
14 36 (8.04%) Scrum
14 36 (8.04%) ITIL
15 34 (7.59%) Service Management
16 33 (7.37%) .NET
16 33 (7.37%) DNS
16 33 (7.37%) Business Analysis
17 32 (7.14%) E-Commerce
18 31 (6.92%) Firewall
19 29 (6.47%) VMware
19 29 (6.47%) Cisco
19 29 (6.47%) Active Directory
20 28 (6.25%) TCP/IP
20 28 (6.25%) Linux

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.56%) SAS
4 5 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.67%) IIS
5 3 (0.67%) JBoss
5 3 (0.67%) TPMS
6 2 (0.45%) CMS
6 2 (0.45%) Apache
6 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) Lync
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.22%) WinCC
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 49 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 20 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (3.79%) MS Project
5 15 (3.35%) RoboHelp
5 15 (3.35%) FrameMaker
6 13 (2.90%) MS Office
7 5 (1.12%) SPSS
8 3 (0.67%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.67%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.22%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 15 (3.35%) RMDS
2 7 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.89%) Optimost
3 4 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.45%) Agresso
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.45%) AWD
4 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.45%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.22%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.12%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.37%) DNS
2 31 (6.92%) Firewall
3 28 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 27 (6.03%) DHCP
5 20 (4.46%) SAN
6 19 (4.24%) Network Security
7 17 (3.79%) Wireshark
8 16 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 15 (3.35%) Multicast
9 15 (3.35%) NAS
10 12 (2.68%) WAN
11 11 (2.46%) LAN
11 11 (2.46%) VPN
12 8 (1.79%) SSL
12 8 (1.79%) Internet
13 7 (1.56%) Wireless
14 6 (1.34%) LDAP
14 6 (1.34%) Radio Access Network
15 5 (1.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.23%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.56%) Big Data
8 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.34%) Essbase
8 6 (1.34%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.34%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.89%) Redis
10 4 (0.89%) MS Access
10 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 7 (1.56%) Selenium
3 6 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.89%) JIRA
6 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.67%) Toad
6 3 (0.67%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.67%) WebLOAD
6 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.45%) Hudson
7 2 (0.45%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.45%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.45%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.45%) NUnit
8 1 (0.22%) Subversion
8 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 43 (9.60%) Banking
2 36 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.13%) Marketing
4 20 (4.46%) Legal
5 11 (2.46%) Retail
6 10 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.34%) Back Office
9 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.89%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.67%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 112 (25.00%) Analyst
2 79 (17.63%) Project Manager
3 51 (11.38%) Business Analyst
4 46 (10.27%) Developer
5 44 (9.82%) Consultant
6 23 (5.13%) Administrator
7 17 (3.79%) Security Consultant
8 16 (3.57%) Architect
9 15 (3.35%) Technical Author
9 15 (3.35%) Author
9 15 (3.35%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.35%) Data Analyst
10 14 (3.13%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.13%) Network Consultant
11 12 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (2.01%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (2.01%) Delivery Manager
13 8 (1.79%) Web Developer
13 8 (1.79%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.60%) HTML
2 33 (7.37%) .NET
3 27 (6.03%) CSS
4 26 (5.80%) XML
5 18 (4.02%) ASP.NET
6 15 (3.35%) Rendezvous
6 15 (3.35%) JMS
7 12 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (2.68%) AngularJS
8 11 (2.46%) Web Services
9 10 (2.23%) jQuery
10 8 (1.79%) NHibernate
10 8 (1.79%) Spring
11 6 (1.34%) Middleware
11 6 (1.34%) HTML5
12 5 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (1.12%) JRuby
12 5 (1.12%) WCF
12 5 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (2.01%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.01%) Clustering
5 8 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.56%) SecurID
6 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.34%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.12%) Statistics
8 5 (1.12%) PMI
8 5 (1.12%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.12%) User Experience
9 4 (0.89%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.89%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.83%) Windows
2 28 (6.25%) Linux
3 22 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (4.69%) UNIX
5 16 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.13%) Solaris
7 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (16.96%) Project Management
3 59 (13.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (8.93%) PRINCE2
5 38 (8.48%) Change Management
6 36 (8.04%) ITIL
6 36 (8.04%) Scrum
7 34 (7.59%) Service Management
8 33 (7.37%) Business Analysis
9 32 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 26 (5.80%) Waterfall
11 24 (5.36%) Migration
12 21 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (4.24%) MVC
13 19 (4.24%) SDLC
14 17 (3.79%) Data Governance
14 17 (3.79%) Risk Management
14 17 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (3.57%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (13.17%) SQL
2 40 (8.93%) Java
3 26 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 24 (5.36%) C#
5 9 (2.01%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.01%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.79%) VBScript
6 8 (1.79%) VB
7 7 (1.56%) Ruby
8 6 (1.34%) VBA
8 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.89%) Perl
9 4 (0.89%) R
10 2 (0.45%) C
10 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.45%) PHP
10 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.45%) C++
10 2 (0.45%) Korn
10 2 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (6.03%) Degree
2 26 (5.80%) CISSP
3 13 (2.90%) ISEB
4 9 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.79%) CISM
5 8 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.12%) ACCA
6 5 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.89%) PMP
7 4 (0.89%) CCNA
8 3 (0.67%) CCSP
8 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.67%) CIMA
9 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) CCIE
9 2 (0.45%) ISACA
9 2 (0.45%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.35%) QA
2 13 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.68%) Solvency II
4 11 (2.46%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.34%) SLA
6 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) GAAP
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 29 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (1.56%) Docker
5 5 (1.12%) NFS
5 5 (1.12%) vSphere
6 4 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.67%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.22%) UAG
8 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.01%) Puppet
3 8 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.34%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.12%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.22%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.15%) Oracle
3 29 (6.47%) Cisco
3 29 (6.47%) VMware
4 25 (5.58%) CheckPoint
5 24 (5.36%) SAP
5 24 (5.36%) Juniper
5 24 (5.36%) Blue Coat
6 19 (4.24%) SolarWinds
7 17 (3.79%) NetScout
7 17 (3.79%) Bloomberg
7 17 (3.79%) F5
7 17 (3.79%) Lancope
8 15 (3.35%) LogLogic
8 15 (3.35%) TippingPoint
8 15 (3.35%) Tufin
8 15 (3.35%) HP
8 15 (3.35%) TIBCO
9 14 (3.13%) Radianz
9 14 (3.13%) Tradeweb
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
KPRS Limited
Rate: Top Market
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Chertsey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Chertsey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Chertsey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Redhill
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago