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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 7.78% 15.38% 13.56%
As % of the General category 25.93% 43.75% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
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£370 £425 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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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
27 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 30.00% 35.16% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 11
Average daily rate £269 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.76% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £257 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) MS Project
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (15.79%) Intranet
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) DTV

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Project Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ACCA
3 1 (5.26%) CIMA
3 1 (5.26%) MBA
3 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle