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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 232 296 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.97% 20.48% 18.05%
As % of the General category 48.74% 55.85% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 173 139
Average daily rate
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£413 £390 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £51.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +15.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +18.61%
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
476 530 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.82% 36.68% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 284 225
Average daily rate £375 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £218 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £51.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.75 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £59.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 April 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 April 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 April 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
Guildford -3 30 £438 +21.52% 11
Reigate 0 11 £431 +4.54% 6
Epsom -2 10 £425 +70.00% 4
Cobham -2 9 £400 -7.51%
Redhill -7 9 £375 -11.76% 9
Chertsey - 7 £488 - 2
Woking +14 6 £338 -7.53% 22
Staines +10 6 £375 +48.51% 4
Camberley -7 5 £388 +55.00% 1
Dorking +2 2 £500 +51.51%
Weybridge -2 2 - -
Egham - 1 £405 - 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (20.17%) Project Management
3 66 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (12.61%) SQL
5 57 (11.97%) Business Analysis
6 53 (11.13%) MS Excel
7 49 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 49 (10.29%) Windows
8 46 (9.66%) Microsoft
9 44 (9.24%) Banking
10 43 (9.03%) Oracle
11 42 (8.82%) Change Management
12 41 (8.61%) Waterfall
13 37 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (7.77%) MS Visio
14 34 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 34 (7.14%) SAP
14 34 (7.14%) Java
15 33 (6.93%) ITIL
15 33 (6.93%) Firewall
16 30 (6.30%) Telecoms
16 30 (6.30%) Data Modelling
16 30 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 29 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (5.67%) Cisco
18 27 (5.67%) ISEB
18 27 (5.67%) Linux
18 27 (5.67%) .NET
18 27 (5.67%) Service Management
18 27 (5.67%) CheckPoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.68%) SAS
3 6 (1.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.84%) JBoss
4 4 (0.84%) Lync
4 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.63%) IIS
5 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.42%) WinCC
6 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.42%) CMS
6 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.42%) TPMS
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 53 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.77%) MS Visio
3 20 (4.20%) MS Project
3 20 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.94%) MS Office
5 9 (1.89%) RoboHelp
5 9 (1.89%) FrameMaker
6 4 (0.84%) SPSS
7 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.94%) RMDS
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.63%) Agresso
4 3 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.63%) Optimost
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.42%) AWD
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.26%) SaaS
2 4 (0.84%) PaaS
2 4 (0.84%) IaaS
2 4 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.93%) Firewall
2 24 (5.04%) DNS
3 21 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.78%) DHCP
4 18 (3.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 18 (3.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (3.57%) SAN
6 16 (3.36%) Wireshark
7 15 (3.15%) Network Security
8 14 (2.94%) Multicast
8 14 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (2.10%) NAS
10 9 (1.89%) VPN
11 8 (1.68%) Internet
12 7 (1.47%) LAN
12 7 (1.47%) WAN
13 6 (1.26%) LDAP
13 6 (1.26%) Intranet
14 5 (1.05%) SSL
15 4 (0.84%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.89%) Big Data
5 9 (1.89%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.26%) PowerCenter
8 6 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.05%) Essbase
9 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (0.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (0.84%) Redis
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) JIRA
2 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.63%) NUnit
2 3 (0.63%) Hudson
2 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.42%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.42%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.42%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.42%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (0.42%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.21%) WebLOAD
4 1 (0.21%) Moq
4 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 44 (9.24%) Banking
2 30 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.83%) Marketing
4 20 (4.20%) Retail
5 18 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (3.57%) Legal
7 11 (2.31%) Automotive
8 9 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.47%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.26%) Back Office
11 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.84%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.63%) Billing
12 3 (0.63%) Publishing
13 2 (0.42%) Games
13 2 (0.42%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.42%) Advertising
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 142 (29.83%) Analyst
2 91 (19.12%) Business Analyst
3 88 (18.49%) Project Manager
4 48 (10.08%) Consultant
5 42 (8.82%) Developer
6 26 (5.46%) Data Analyst
7 24 (5.04%) Architect
8 17 (3.57%) Administrator
9 16 (3.36%) Financial Business Analyst
10 15 (3.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 14 (2.94%) Security Consultant
11 14 (2.94%) Network Consultant
12 13 (2.73%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.73%) Senior Project Manager
12 13 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (2.73%) .NET Developer
13 12 (2.52%) Systems Analyst
14 10 (2.10%) IT Project Manager
14 10 (2.10%) Infrastructure Architect
14 10 (2.10%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.67%) .NET
2 22 (4.62%) XML
3 20 (4.20%) HTML
4 15 (3.15%) Rendezvous
5 14 (2.94%) Web Services
6 13 (2.73%) CSS
7 10 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.10%) JMS
8 9 (1.89%) Middleware
9 8 (1.68%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.05%) WF
10 5 (1.05%) jQuery
10 5 (1.05%) JRuby
11 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.84%) HTML5
11 4 (0.84%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.63%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.46%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.52%) PMI
5 7 (1.47%) Clustering
5 7 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.47%) FMCG
6 6 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.26%) User Experience
7 5 (1.05%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.84%) SecurID
8 4 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.84%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.63%) Statistics
9 3 (0.63%) Replication
9 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.29%) Windows
2 27 (5.67%) Linux
3 18 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.73%) UNIX
5 10 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.89%) Solaris
7 6 (1.26%) AIX
8 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.63%) Android
10 2 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (20.17%) Project Management
3 66 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (11.97%) Business Analysis
5 49 (10.29%) PRINCE2
6 42 (8.82%) Change Management
7 41 (8.61%) Waterfall
8 33 (6.93%) ITIL
9 30 (6.30%) Data Modelling
9 30 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 29 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (5.67%) Service Management
12 25 (5.25%) Migration
13 23 (4.83%) Data Governance
14 21 (4.41%) Scrum
15 20 (4.20%) Data Analysis
15 20 (4.20%) GAP Analysis
15 20 (4.20%) ETL
15 20 (4.20%) E-Commerce
16 18 (3.78%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.61%) SQL
2 34 (7.14%) Java
3 21 (4.41%) C#
4 15 (3.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.10%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.47%) C
7 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.05%) VB
8 5 (1.05%) Ruby
8 5 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.05%) R
9 4 (0.84%) VBA
9 4 (0.84%) Perl
10 3 (0.63%) VBScript
10 3 (0.63%) Delphi
10 3 (0.63%) ABAP
11 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.42%) C++
11 2 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (5.67%) ISEB
2 22 (4.62%) CISSP
2 22 (4.62%) Degree
3 15 (3.15%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.47%) CISM
7 5 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.63%) PMP
9 3 (0.63%) ACCA
9 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.42%) CCIE
11 1 (0.21%) CCSP
11 1 (0.21%) CCNA
11 1 (0.21%) CCA
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.78%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.15%) QA
2 15 (3.15%) Solvency II
3 9 (1.89%) SLA
4 7 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) GAAP
6 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.05%) vSphere
3 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.84%) NFS
5 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.42%) UAG
6 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.21%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (1.89%) SCCM
2 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.42%) SCOM
5 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.03%) Oracle
3 34 (7.14%) SAP
4 27 (5.67%) Cisco
4 27 (5.67%) CheckPoint
5 23 (4.83%) Blue Coat
6 19 (3.99%) Juniper
7 18 (3.78%) VMware
7 18 (3.78%) SolarWinds
7 18 (3.78%) F5
8 17 (3.57%) TippingPoint
9 16 (3.36%) NetScout
10 15 (3.15%) TIBCO
11 14 (2.94%) Bloomberg
11 14 (2.94%) Radianz
11 14 (2.94%) Tradeweb
11 14 (2.94%) Tufin
11 14 (2.94%) LogLogic
12 10 (2.10%) Informatica
12 10 (2.10%) HP
Farnham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £749 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £440 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Immediate start
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Immediate start
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 26 days ago