The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Woking 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 13 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 2.60% 7.78% 15.38%
As % of the General category 9.52% 25.93% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 11
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£310 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -12.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
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 Woking region.

General Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 27.27% 30.00% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 19
Average daily rate £310 £269 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.34% -36.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £425 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Informix
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Informix
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Struts
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) SAP