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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 15.69% 13.51% 12.96%
As % of the General category 50.00% 31.25% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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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
16 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 31.37% 43.24% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 13
Average daily rate £300 £424 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.24% +13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £160 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
5 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) QiCA
1 1 (8.33%) CIPFA
1 1 (8.33%) CIMA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) VMware