The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 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 Uxbridge 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.14% 19.09% 13.11%
As % of the General category 31.48% 84.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 20
Average daily rate £350 £345 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -27.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £316 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £583 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 38.57% 22.73% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 29
Average daily rate £325 £360 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -18.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £320 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 - £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
London

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Uxbridge region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Uxbridge region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
4 4 (20.00%) SLA
4 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
6 2 (10.00%) SAP GRC
6 2 (10.00%) FMCG
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Economics
6 2 (10.00%) Essbase
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Cognos
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.00%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (10.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Essbase
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Programmer
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (5.00%) GMP
3 1 (5.00%) GLP
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft