The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.14% 1.72% 5.80%
As % of the General category 31.48% 6.67% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
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£400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

General Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 29.03% 25.86% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 7
Average daily rate £375 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 £13.88 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.39% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 13 (30.95%) SQL
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Migration
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
7 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.29%) MySQL
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) SAP
8 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
8 5 (11.90%) TDD
9 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) SAP BW
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Java
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
10 3 (7.14%) Line Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) DAB
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) BBC
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Migration
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 7 (16.67%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 3 (7.14%) Line Management
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) BDD
7 3 (7.14%) User Stories
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) ABAP
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) CODA
4 1 (2.38%) Sage
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle