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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 218 268 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.35% 19.90% 15.40%
As % of the General category 47.60% 56.07% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 164 134
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £49.00 £38.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% -14.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £32.40 £31.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.25 £43.60 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.10
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -0.58%
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
458 478 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.15% 35.49% 34.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 282 262
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 £225 £260 £240
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 16 11 32
Average hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.64% -6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -6 21 £388 -16.21% 16
Staines -7 14 £475 +17.28% 8
Reigate +2 12 £450 +63.63% 11
Epsom 0 11 £311 -11.07% 4
Leatherhead - 7 £550 - 4
Dorking -4 4 £268 -8.54% 2
Woking -11 4 £390 -10.34% 12
Camberley -11 3 £400 -5.88% 4
Tadworth +2 2 £394 +5.00%
Redhill -7 2 £513 +64.00% 2
Cobham - 2 £286 - 1
Weybridge -3 1 - - 7
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - - 2
Egham - - - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 77 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (18.23%) Project Management
3 69 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 58 (13.91%) SQL
5 56 (13.43%) Windows
6 52 (12.47%) PRINCE2
6 52 (12.47%) .NET
7 50 (11.99%) SAP
8 46 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (10.07%) MS Excel
10 38 (9.11%) CRM
10 38 (9.11%) Banking
11 36 (8.63%) Change Management
11 36 (8.63%) Waterfall
12 35 (8.39%) SharePoint
13 30 (7.19%) Migration
13 30 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (6.95%) Oracle
15 27 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (6.00%) SQL Server
16 25 (6.00%) MS Office
16 25 (6.00%) Programme Management
16 25 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
16 25 (6.00%) Degree
17 24 (5.76%) XML
18 22 (5.28%) Visual Studio
18 22 (5.28%) MVC
18 22 (5.28%) Scrum
19 21 (5.04%) Marketing
19 21 (5.04%) MS Project

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 35 (8.39%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.40%) IIS
3 6 (1.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.44%) JBoss
3 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
4 5 (1.20%) Apache
4 5 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.24%) Drupal
8 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.00%) MS Office
3 21 (5.04%) MS Project
4 16 (3.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.60%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.72%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.48%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 25 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.20%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.96%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.96%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.48%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.48%) HFM
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.48%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) Office 365
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.48%) PaaS
2 2 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.48%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.80%) Firewall
2 10 (2.40%) SAN
3 8 (1.92%) LDAP
4 6 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.20%) MPLS
5 5 (1.20%) VPN
5 5 (1.20%) DNS
5 5 (1.20%) Network Security
6 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.96%) DHCP
6 4 (0.96%) LAN
6 4 (0.96%) WAN
6 4 (0.96%) OSPF
6 4 (0.96%) Internet
6 4 (0.96%) NetScreen
7 3 (0.72%) BGP
7 3 (0.72%) Intranet
7 3 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.20%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.20%) MySQL
6 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.48%) Essbase
9 2 (0.48%) DB2
9 2 (0.48%) MS Access
10 1 (0.24%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 22 (5.28%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.96%) Subversion
4 4 (0.96%) Toad
5 3 (0.72%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.72%) QARun
6 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.24%) ProC
7 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.24%) Introscope
7 1 (0.24%) JMeter
7 1 (0.24%) Selenium
7 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 38 (9.11%) Banking
2 21 (5.04%) Marketing
3 19 (4.56%) Legal
4 18 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.84%) Automotive
6 14 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.16%) Retail
9 8 (1.92%) Billing
9 8 (1.92%) Electronics
10 6 (1.44%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.20%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Law
13 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 112 (26.86%) Analyst
2 66 (15.83%) Business Analyst
3 54 (12.95%) Project Manager
4 50 (11.99%) Developer
5 37 (8.87%) Consultant
6 19 (4.56%) .NET Developer
7 18 (4.32%) Architect
8 13 (3.12%) Tester
9 12 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
9 12 (2.88%) VB.NET Developer
9 12 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
9 12 (2.88%) Programme Manager
10 11 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.40%) IT Project Manager
11 10 (2.40%) Administrator
12 9 (2.16%) Support Analyst
13 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (1.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 8 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (1.92%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.47%) .NET
2 24 (5.76%) XML
3 21 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.84%) WF
5 15 (3.60%) HTML
6 14 (3.36%) WCF
7 12 (2.88%) CSS
7 12 (2.88%) XSLT
8 11 (2.64%) Middleware
9 6 (1.44%) jQuery
10 5 (1.20%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (0.96%) Ajax
11 4 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (0.96%) Spring
12 3 (0.72%) Web Services
13 2 (0.48%) PhoneGap
13 2 (0.48%) REST
13 2 (0.48%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.64%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.40%) Clustering
5 8 (1.92%) DTV
6 6 (1.44%) FMCG
6 6 (1.44%) PMI
7 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.20%) User Experience
8 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.72%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.48%) Open Source
10 2 (0.48%) iPad
10 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.48%) Social Media
10 2 (0.48%) iPhone
10 2 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.43%) Windows
2 15 (3.60%) UNIX
2 15 (3.60%) Linux
3 14 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.20%) AIX
6 5 (1.20%) Solaris
7 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) SUSE
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (18.23%) Project Management
3 52 (12.47%) PRINCE2
4 46 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (9.11%) CRM
6 36 (8.63%) Change Management
6 36 (8.63%) Waterfall
7 30 (7.19%) Migration
8 27 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 22 (5.28%) MVC
10 22 (5.28%) Scrum
11 20 (4.80%) Workflow
11 20 (4.80%) PRINCE
12 18 (4.32%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.08%) ITIL
13 17 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (3.60%) Project Planning
14 15 (3.60%) Change Control
15 14 (3.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 58 (13.91%) SQL
2 21 (5.04%) C#
3 18 (4.32%) Java
4 14 (3.36%) VB.NET
5 12 (2.88%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.68%) C
7 7 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.44%) Perl
9 5 (1.20%) VBA
10 4 (0.96%) Ruby
10 4 (0.96%) C++
11 3 (0.72%) PHP
11 3 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.72%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) VBScript
12 2 (0.48%) Python
12 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (6.00%) Degree
2 17 (4.08%) ISEB
3 14 (3.36%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.40%) PMP
5 9 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (2.16%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.44%) CCNP
8 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.96%) CISSP
9 4 (0.96%) CCNA
9 4 (0.96%) ACCA
10 3 (0.72%) MCSE
10 3 (0.72%) MCP
11 2 (0.48%) APMP
11 2 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.60%) QA
2 7 (1.68%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.68%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.48%) P3O
5 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.24%) EMIR
6 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 18 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.44%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.48%) NFS
6 1 (0.24%) Samba
6 1 (0.24%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.24%) XenServer
6 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (2.40%) SCCM
2 7 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.20%) CA SiteMinder
3 5 (1.20%) Control-M
4 3 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.48%) Puppet
5 2 (0.48%) SCOM
5 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.48%) OpenView
6 1 (0.24%) Legato
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) nmon
Vendors
1 69 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 50 (11.99%) SAP
3 29 (6.95%) Oracle
4 16 (3.84%) Cisco
5 12 (2.88%) VMware
6 11 (2.64%) CA
7 10 (2.40%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.16%) IBM
9 8 (1.92%) HP
9 8 (1.92%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.68%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.20%) Sun
11 5 (1.20%) Citrix
12 4 (0.96%) F5
12 4 (0.96%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.96%) Google
12 4 (0.96%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.96%) Avaya
12 4 (0.96%) Dell
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