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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 227 219 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.05% 16.68% 13.96%
As % of the General category 49.78% 47.51% 37.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 128 124
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £272 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £529 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £48.00 £22.75 £42.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.98% -46.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
456 461 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.24% 35.11% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 249 270
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 £239 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 38
Average hourly rate £40.25 £26.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £15.20 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £43.25 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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
Guildford -7 22 £330 -22.35% 21
Staines +4 20 £375 -8.53% 4
Epsom 0 15 £325 +8.33% 4
Reigate 0 14 £444 +4.41% 8
Woking -1 6 £375 -16.66% 12
Cobham - 4 £358 - 7
Camberley -3 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Leatherhead - 3 £575 - 5
Redhill -3 2 £290 -27.50% 6
Dorking -3 2 £400 +3.22% 2
Tadworth 0 1 £263 -30.00%
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 85 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.53%) Project Management
3 66 (15.53%) SQL
4 65 (15.29%) Microsoft
5 59 (13.88%) Windows
6 57 (13.41%) PRINCE2
7 54 (12.71%) .NET
8 52 (12.24%) SAP
9 44 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 42 (9.88%) Waterfall
11 40 (9.41%) MS Excel
12 39 (9.18%) Banking
13 37 (8.71%) Oracle
14 35 (8.24%) CRM
15 34 (8.00%) Change Management
16 33 (7.76%) SharePoint
17 28 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (6.35%) MS Office
18 27 (6.35%) Migration
19 26 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (5.88%) SQL Server
20 25 (5.88%) C#
20 25 (5.88%) Business Analysis
20 25 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
21 24 (5.65%) Scrum
21 24 (5.65%) ASP.NET
22 23 (5.41%) Firewall
22 23 (5.41%) Marketing
23 22 (5.18%) Degree
23 22 (5.18%) Programme Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) IIS
3 8 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.41%) JBoss
4 6 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (1.18%) Apache
5 5 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (0.94%) CMS
7 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.47%) Lync
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.47%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.24%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.35%) MS Office
3 21 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 17 (4.00%) MS Project
4 17 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.24%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.94%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.94%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.47%) HFM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) SaaS
1 3 (0.71%) PaaS
1 3 (0.71%) Office 365
1 3 (0.71%) IaaS
2 2 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.41%) Firewall
2 15 (3.53%) SAN
3 8 (1.88%) VPN
4 7 (1.65%) NetScreen
4 7 (1.65%) LDAP
5 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.41%) DNS
5 6 (1.41%) Junos
5 6 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (1.18%) NAS
6 5 (1.18%) Network Security
6 5 (1.18%) Intranet
6 5 (1.18%) Internet
6 5 (1.18%) MPLS
6 5 (1.18%) FTP
7 4 (0.94%) WAN
7 4 (0.94%) DHCP
7 4 (0.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.18%) MySQL
8 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.71%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.71%) Essbase
10 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.47%) MS Access
11 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (4.47%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (0.94%) Subversion
3 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.71%) QARun
4 3 (0.71%) Toad
4 3 (0.71%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) MSTest
6 1 (0.24%) Hudson
6 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.24%) Introscope
6 1 (0.24%) NUnit
6 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
General
1 39 (9.18%) Banking
2 23 (5.41%) Marketing
3 20 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.71%) Legal
4 16 (3.76%) Automotive
5 15 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.35%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.88%) Retail
8 7 (1.65%) Electronics
9 5 (1.18%) Billing
9 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.47%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 114 (26.82%) Analyst
2 69 (16.24%) Business Analyst
3 64 (15.06%) Project Manager
4 51 (12.00%) Developer
5 37 (8.71%) Consultant
6 24 (5.65%) .NET Developer
7 20 (4.71%) Architect
8 15 (3.53%) Financial Business Analyst
9 13 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.06%) Financial Analyst
10 12 (2.82%) Programme Manager
10 12 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (2.82%) VB.NET Developer
11 11 (2.59%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 10 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
12 10 (2.35%) Support Analyst
12 10 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
12 10 (2.35%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.35%) Tester
12 10 (2.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.71%) .NET
2 24 (5.65%) ASP.NET
3 21 (4.94%) XML
4 16 (3.76%) WF
5 13 (3.06%) WCF
6 12 (2.82%) XSLT
7 11 (2.59%) HTML
8 10 (2.35%) CSS
9 9 (2.12%) Middleware
10 7 (1.65%) Web Services
10 7 (1.65%) jQuery
11 5 (1.18%) Ajax
12 4 (0.94%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (0.47%) PhoneGap
13 2 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.47%) Spring
14 1 (0.24%) JNDI
14 1 (0.24%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.59%) Clustering
3 11 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.65%) PMI
5 7 (1.65%) DTV
6 6 (1.41%) FMCG
7 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.94%) User Experience
7 4 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.71%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.47%) Equities
9 2 (0.47%) HACMP
9 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.47%) NHS
9 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.88%) Windows
2 21 (4.94%) Linux
3 20 (4.71%) UNIX
4 15 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.59%) Solaris
7 10 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.41%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.18%) AIX
10 3 (0.71%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.71%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.53%) Project Management
3 57 (13.41%) PRINCE2
4 44 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (9.88%) Waterfall
6 35 (8.24%) CRM
7 34 (8.00%) Change Management
8 27 (6.35%) Migration
9 26 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (5.88%) Business Analysis
11 24 (5.65%) Scrum
12 22 (5.18%) Programme Management
12 22 (5.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 21 (4.94%) PRINCE
14 20 (4.71%) MVC
15 18 (4.24%) ITIL
16 17 (4.00%) Workflow
17 14 (3.29%) ERP
17 14 (3.29%) Change Control
17 14 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.53%) SQL
2 25 (5.88%) C#
3 18 (4.24%) Java
4 14 (3.29%) VB.NET
5 10 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.41%) C
7 6 (1.41%) Perl
7 6 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.94%) VBA
9 4 (0.94%) C++
10 3 (0.71%) PHP
10 3 (0.71%) VB
11 2 (0.47%) Delphi
11 2 (0.47%) VBScript
11 2 (0.47%) ABAP
11 2 (0.47%) Python
11 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (5.18%) Degree
2 17 (4.00%) ISEB
3 15 (3.53%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.35%) PMP
6 7 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.41%) CCNP
7 6 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.94%) CCNA
9 4 (0.94%) CISSP
9 4 (0.94%) ACCA
10 3 (0.71%) MCP
10 3 (0.71%) MCSE
11 2 (0.47%) CISM
11 2 (0.47%) CIMA
11 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.47%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.76%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) Solvency II
3 6 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.41%) SLA
4 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) P3O
6 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.47%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.47%) NFS
7 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.24%) Samba
7 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (2.12%) SCCM
2 7 (1.65%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.18%) Control-M
3 5 (1.18%) CA SiteMinder
3 5 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.47%) OpenView
5 2 (0.47%) Puppet
5 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.47%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.24%) nmon
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) Legato
Vendors
1 65 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.24%) SAP
3 37 (8.71%) Oracle
4 18 (4.24%) Cisco
5 13 (3.06%) CheckPoint
6 12 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.59%) CA
7 11 (2.59%) Sun
7 11 (2.59%) VMware
8 9 (2.12%) IBM
9 8 (1.88%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.88%) Symantec
10 7 (1.65%) Blue Coat
10 7 (1.65%) F5
10 7 (1.65%) HP
11 6 (1.41%) Citrix
11 6 (1.41%) Nokia
11 6 (1.41%) TippingPoint
12 5 (1.18%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.94%) Dell
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £Excellent Rates
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Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £475 Per Day
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Eames Consulting
Rate: £25,000 per annum Based on Pro-Rata Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom
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Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £300 per day
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