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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 11.32% 8.89% 17.65%
As % of the General category 33.33% 40.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
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£338 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £170 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £414 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.14%
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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
18 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 33.96% 22.22% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 14
Average daily rate £270 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £301 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2515.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) MS Project
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Struts
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (27.27%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Informix
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) Flash
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com