The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Surrey region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 324 240 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.05% 18.38% 14.72%
As % of the General category 57.14% 46.51% 50.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 140 151
Average daily rate £395 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £600 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 12
Average hourly rate £51.00 £44.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £23.13 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.20 £53.31 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.87% -22.44%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
567 516 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.84% 39.51% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 228 295
Average daily rate £375 £378 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 32
Average hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £14.10 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £51.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Finance
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 48 £360 -16.27% 7
Reigate +5 34 £413 -2.94% 6
Redhill +1 12 £425 +25.92% 4
Cobham - 9 £475 - 1
Camberley -1 8 £281 -29.68%
Epsom 0 7 £250 -28.57% 5
Woking -17 7 £365 -2.66% 32
Staines -22 7 £216 -31.42%
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £325 -
Dorking -3 3 £330 +153.84%
Leatherhead -5 3 £175 -44.88% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 2 £423 +5.62%
Egham - 2 £240 - 1
Esher - 2 £130 -
Weybridge +6 1 £275 - 1
Farnham -6 1 - -
Godalming - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cranleigh - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 125 (22.77%) Project Management
2 124 (22.59%) SQL
3 112 (20.40%) Oracle
4 104 (18.94%) Microsoft
5 102 (18.58%) .NET
6 84 (15.30%) Windows
7 74 (13.48%) PRINCE2
8 65 (11.84%) MS Office
9 63 (11.48%) ASP.NET
10 61 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (10.38%) Linux
12 54 (9.84%) UNIX
13 53 (9.65%) HTML
13 53 (9.65%) Scrum
14 51 (9.29%) SharePoint
15 50 (9.11%) Java
16 49 (8.93%) C#
16 49 (8.93%) SQL Server
17 48 (8.74%) JavaScript
18 47 (8.56%) MVC
18 47 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 47 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
19 46 (8.38%) CRM
19 46 (8.38%) XML
20 45 (8.20%) CSS
21 44 (8.01%) Web Services
22 43 (7.83%) VB.NET
23 42 (7.65%) SAP
23 42 (7.65%) Workflow
23 42 (7.65%) HTML5

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 51 (9.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.19%) SAS
4 12 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.73%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.55%) FileNet
6 3 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) Documentum
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (11.84%) MS Office
2 39 (7.10%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.01%) MS Project
4 18 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (1.28%) Fireworks
7 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (1.09%) Quicktime
8 6 (1.09%) QuarkXPress
9 2 (0.36%) SPSS
10 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.73%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (2.19%) SAP FI
5 10 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (1.82%) SAP CO
6 9 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (1.28%) SAP SD
7 7 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.73%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.55%) Agresso
10 3 (0.55%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.19%) SAN
2 10 (1.82%) Intranet
3 8 (1.46%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (0.73%) FTP
4 4 (0.73%) Firewall
5 3 (0.55%) MPLS
5 3 (0.55%) OSPF
5 3 (0.55%) NetScreen
5 3 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.55%) Network Security
5 3 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.36%) HTTP
6 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.36%) LAN
6 2 (0.36%) BGP
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
7 1 (0.18%) Internet
7 1 (0.18%) WAN
7 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.91%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.28%) Base SAS
11 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.73%) MySQL
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 2 (0.36%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 36 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 21 (3.83%) Subversion
3 20 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.64%) Selenium
5 7 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (0.91%) Toad
6 5 (0.91%) JIRA
6 5 (0.91%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.73%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.73%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.36%) Grunt
9 2 (0.36%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (6.56%) Banking
2 27 (4.92%) Marketing
3 26 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.55%) Retail
5 22 (4.01%) Financial Institution
6 17 (3.10%) Legal
7 13 (2.37%) German Language
8 12 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.09%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.91%) Billing
11 4 (0.73%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.73%) Automotive
12 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.55%) Games
12 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.55%) French Language
13 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
14 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 154 (28.05%) Developer
2 125 (22.77%) Analyst
3 92 (16.76%) Project Manager
4 59 (10.75%) .NET Developer
5 56 (10.20%) Business Analyst
6 33 (6.01%) Python Developer
6 33 (6.01%) VB.NET Developer
7 28 (5.10%) Consultant
8 16 (2.91%) Data Analyst
9 15 (2.73%) Senior Manager
10 14 (2.55%) Senior Project Manager
10 14 (2.55%) Administrator
10 14 (2.55%) ScrumMaster
11 13 (2.37%) Python/Django Developer
11 13 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (2.19%) Oracle DBA
12 12 (2.19%) Tester
12 12 (2.19%) DBA
13 11 (2.00%) C# Developer
14 10 (1.82%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (18.58%) .NET
2 63 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 53 (9.65%) HTML
4 46 (8.38%) XML
5 45 (8.20%) CSS
6 44 (8.01%) Web Services
7 42 (7.65%) HTML5
8 40 (7.29%) WCF
9 39 (7.10%) jQuery
10 36 (6.56%) WF
11 33 (6.01%) Django
11 33 (6.01%) XSLT
12 21 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (2.91%) Spring
14 15 (2.73%) Hibernate
15 13 (2.37%) WinForms
16 10 (1.82%) NHibernate
17 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 8 (1.46%) WPF
18 8 (1.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (2.19%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.00%) FMCG
4 6 (1.09%) Social Media
4 6 (1.09%) Graphic Design
4 6 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.73%) iPad
6 4 (0.73%) NHS
6 4 (0.73%) AS400
7 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.36%) iPhone
8 2 (0.36%) Life Science
8 2 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.36%) PMI
9 1 (0.18%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.18%) Replication
9 1 (0.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 84 (15.30%) Windows
2 57 (10.38%) Linux
3 54 (9.84%) UNIX
4 17 (3.10%) Solaris
5 8 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000
7 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.73%) Android
9 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) AIX
10 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.77%) Project Management
2 74 (13.48%) PRINCE2
3 61 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (9.65%) Scrum
5 47 (8.56%) MVC
5 47 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (8.38%) CRM
7 42 (7.65%) Workflow
8 35 (6.38%) Web Design
8 35 (6.38%) ITIL
8 35 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 34 (6.19%) Web Development
10 33 (6.01%) Responsive Web Design
11 32 (5.83%) Migration
12 28 (5.10%) Business Analysis
12 28 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (4.55%) Data Modelling
13 25 (4.55%) Release Management
14 24 (4.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.59%) SQL
2 50 (9.11%) Java
3 49 (8.93%) C#
4 48 (8.74%) JavaScript
5 43 (7.83%) VB.NET
6 36 (6.56%) PL/SQL
7 34 (6.19%) Python
8 11 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.09%) C
10 5 (0.91%) C++
10 5 (0.91%) Perl
10 5 (0.91%) PHP
11 4 (0.73%) VB6
11 4 (0.73%) VB
12 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.36%) R
14 1 (0.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.18%) VBScript
14 1 (0.18%) ABAP
14 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (5.46%) Degree
2 24 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 18 (3.28%) ISEB
4 13 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.64%) PMP
7 8 (1.46%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.91%) CISM
8 5 (0.91%) CISSP
8 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.73%) SAS Certification
10 3 (0.55%) APMP
11 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.18%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) ACCA
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.18%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.83%) QA
2 11 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.91%) COBIT
5 4 (0.73%) P3O
5 4 (0.73%) SLA
6 3 (0.55%) GAAP
6 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 25 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 16 (2.91%) SCOM
2 13 (2.37%) SCCM
3 8 (1.46%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.28%) Foglight
4 7 (1.28%) Legato
4 7 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.36%) nmon
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 112 (20.40%) Oracle
2 104 (18.94%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.65%) SAP
4 17 (3.10%) Citrix
4 17 (3.10%) VMware
5 14 (2.55%) Ericsson
5 14 (2.55%) Hyperion
6 12 (2.19%) NEC
6 12 (2.19%) Cognos
6 12 (2.19%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.82%) Apple
8 9 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.09%) IBM
11 5 (0.91%) Planview
12 4 (0.73%) Alterian
12 4 (0.73%) Cisco
12 4 (0.73%) Informatica
12 4 (0.73%) Primavera
13 3 (0.55%) CheckPoint
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingswood, Surrey, South East
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Premier Group
Posted: 23 days ago