The first 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 31 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 Woking 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.47% 16.46% 17.24%
As % of the General category 27.27% 46.43% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Average daily rate
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£370 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £473 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.37% 35.44% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 13
Average daily rate £291 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Finance
Surrey

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Woking region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) MS Project
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
4 3 (17.65%) Intranet
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) QA
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) CMS
6 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (17.65%) MS Project
4 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Project Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
1 3 (17.65%) CRM
1 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
2 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ACCA
3 1 (5.88%) CIMA
3 1 (5.88%) MBA
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle