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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank - 6 7
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking - 11.11% 13.79%
As % of the General category - 35.29% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate - £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
Finance
Surrey

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
8 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 36.36% 31.48% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 19
Average daily rate £275 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) CRM Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft