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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 16.89% 2.78% 9.26%
As % of the General category 59.52% 16.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 4
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£413 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% +3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
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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
42 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 28.38% 16.67% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 14
Average daily rate £415 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.75% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £168 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £361 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) MySQL
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.71%) CODA
7 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Retail
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
7 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Use Case
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (10.71%) Demand Management
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) CODA
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas