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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 222 250 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.54% 20.15% 17.08%
As % of the General category 46.25% 53.08% 53.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 145 165
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.71% +69.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
480 471 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.91% 37.95% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 239 264
Average daily rate £374 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.15 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Staines -4 23 £350 -17.64% 2
Guildford -5 14 £395 +5.33% 10
Redhill +8 10 £394 +8.62% 13
Woking +1 10 £316 -8.00% 16
Reigate +1 8 £275 -26.66% 10
Leatherhead - 6 £338 - 2
Cobham - 6 £378 - 2
Epsom -5 4 £406 +16.07% 3
Camberley +1 3 £350 -22.22% 2
Dorking - 2 £265 - 1
Egham - - - - 2
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Horley - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 4
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 103 (19.96%) Microsoft
2 98 (18.99%) SQL
3 95 (18.41%) .NET
4 93 (18.02%) Oracle
5 91 (17.64%) Project Management
6 82 (15.89%) Windows
7 62 (12.02%) UNIX
8 54 (10.47%) ASP.NET
9 51 (9.88%) Linux
10 50 (9.69%) SAP
10 50 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (9.50%) PRINCE2
12 47 (9.11%) MS Office
12 47 (9.11%) Java
13 46 (8.91%) SharePoint
14 45 (8.72%) C#
14 45 (8.72%) HTML
14 45 (8.72%) SQL Server
14 45 (8.72%) MVC
15 44 (8.53%) MS Excel
16 42 (8.14%) XML
16 42 (8.14%) Banking
17 41 (7.95%) JavaScript
18 40 (7.75%) VB.NET
18 40 (7.75%) CRM
18 40 (7.75%) Degree
18 40 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 38 (7.36%) Web Services
19 38 (7.36%) CSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (0.78%) Apache
5 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.58%) SAS
6 3 (0.58%) CMS
7 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (9.11%) MS Office
2 44 (8.53%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.65%) MS Project
4 16 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.58%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.58%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.39%) SPSS
9 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.71%) SAP FI
3 13 (2.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (2.52%) SAP CO
4 12 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (1.74%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (1.55%) SAP SD
8 7 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (1.16%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.58%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.58%) Agresso
11 3 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.78%) PaaS
1 4 (0.78%) IaaS
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.58%) SaaS
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.33%) Firewall
2 10 (1.94%) SAN
3 8 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.16%) MPLS
4 6 (1.16%) OSPF
4 6 (1.16%) NetScreen
4 6 (1.16%) FTP
5 5 (0.97%) LDAP
5 5 (0.97%) Internet
6 4 (0.78%) BGP
6 4 (0.78%) Intranet
7 2 (0.39%) SNMP
7 2 (0.39%) VPN
7 2 (0.39%) Junos
7 2 (0.39%) Network Security
7 2 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.78%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.78%) MySQL
8 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.58%) Base SAS
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.52%) Subversion
2 13 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.55%) Toad
4 6 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.78%) Selenium
6 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.39%) NUnit
7 2 (0.39%) DbUnit
7 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.39%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.39%) TestNG
7 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.39%) JIRA
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.19%) ProC
8 1 (0.19%) Introscope
General
1 42 (8.14%) Banking
2 33 (6.40%) Retail
3 31 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.07%) Marketing
5 15 (2.91%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.33%) Legal
8 11 (2.13%) German Language
8 11 (2.13%) Billing
9 10 (1.94%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.55%) Electronics
11 5 (0.97%) Automotive
11 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.58%) French Language
13 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (27.33%) Developer
2 106 (20.54%) Analyst
3 65 (12.60%) Project Manager
4 55 (10.66%) .NET Developer
5 40 (7.75%) Business Analyst
6 34 (6.59%) Consultant
7 30 (5.81%) VB.NET Developer
8 28 (5.43%) Python Developer
9 23 (4.46%) Architect
10 17 (3.29%) Administrator
11 15 (2.91%) Python/Django Developer
12 12 (2.33%) C# Developer
12 12 (2.33%) Support Analyst
12 12 (2.33%) Tester
13 11 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (1.94%) Senior Developer
14 10 (1.94%) Test Analyst
14 10 (1.94%) C++ Developer
15 9 (1.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (18.41%) .NET
2 54 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 45 (8.72%) HTML
4 42 (8.14%) XML
5 38 (7.36%) Web Services
5 38 (7.36%) CSS
6 36 (6.98%) WCF
7 33 (6.40%) jQuery
8 31 (6.01%) WF
9 30 (5.81%) HTML5
10 28 (5.43%) Django
11 25 (4.84%) XSLT
12 21 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (3.68%) Spring
14 15 (2.91%) Hibernate
15 10 (1.94%) WinForms
16 9 (1.74%) NHibernate
16 9 (1.74%) Middleware
17 8 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 6 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (2.71%) FMCG
3 10 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.55%) Social Media
6 7 (1.36%) DTV
7 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.78%) Clustering
8 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.58%) NHS
9 3 (0.58%) AS400
10 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.39%) PMI
10 2 (0.39%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.39%) Open Source
11 1 (0.19%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.89%) Windows
2 62 (12.02%) UNIX
3 51 (9.88%) Linux
4 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.33%) Solaris
6 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.97%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.78%) Android
8 4 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (17.64%) Project Management
2 50 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (9.50%) PRINCE2
4 45 (8.72%) MVC
5 40 (7.75%) CRM
5 40 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (7.17%) Workflow
8 35 (6.78%) Scrum
9 31 (6.01%) Web Development
10 29 (5.62%) Web Design
11 28 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 26 (5.04%) Change Management
13 25 (4.84%) E-Commerce
14 21 (4.07%) Change Control
15 20 (3.88%) Migration
16 19 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (3.49%) Programme Management
17 18 (3.49%) ITIL
17 18 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 98 (18.99%) SQL
2 47 (9.11%) Java
3 45 (8.72%) C#
4 41 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 40 (7.75%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.01%) Python
7 28 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.13%) C++
9 7 (1.36%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.97%) C
10 5 (0.97%) VBA
11 4 (0.78%) Ruby
11 4 (0.78%) Perl
11 4 (0.78%) VB
12 3 (0.58%) PHP
12 3 (0.58%) VB6
12 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.19%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 40 (7.75%) Degree
2 17 (3.29%) ISEB
3 10 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.78%) CCNP
7 4 (0.78%) PMP
8 3 (0.58%) CCNA
8 3 (0.58%) CISSP
8 3 (0.58%) MCSE
9 2 (0.39%) MCP
9 2 (0.39%) CCIE
9 2 (0.39%) ACCA
9 2 (0.39%) CISM
9 2 (0.39%) CIMA
9 2 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.29%) QA
2 10 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.78%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.58%) SLA
5 3 (0.58%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.58%) P3O
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.39%) XenServer
6 2 (0.39%) vSphere
6 2 (0.39%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.74%) SCOM
2 8 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.16%) SCCM
4 4 (0.78%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (0.58%) Foglight
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.58%) Legato
5 3 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.39%) nmon
6 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 103 (19.96%) Microsoft
2 93 (18.02%) Oracle
3 50 (9.69%) SAP
4 12 (2.33%) Ericsson
4 12 (2.33%) NEC
4 12 (2.33%) VMware
5 10 (1.94%) Cisco
6 7 (1.36%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.16%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.16%) Primavera
7 6 (1.16%) Citrix
7 6 (1.16%) Blue Coat
7 6 (1.16%) F5
8 5 (0.97%) HP
8 5 (0.97%) IBM
8 5 (0.97%) JBoss
9 4 (0.78%) Cognos
9 4 (0.78%) Siebel
9 4 (0.78%) CA
9 4 (0.78%) Informatica
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom
Real Staffing
Rate: £9 - £10 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 25 days ago
Surrey
CPS Group
Posted: 25 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 28 days ago