Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 70 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 22.08% 16.30% 17.97%
As % of the General category 77.78% 57.81% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 30
Guildford median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £436 £463 £146
90th Percentile £625 £588 £660
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year -12.50% -33.59% +79.26%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 90 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.39% 28.19% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 49 47
Guildford median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +28.79%
10th Percentile £375 £254 £113
90th Percentile £625 £588 £595
Surrey median daily rate £490 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +8.89% +2.86% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Guildford median hourly rate £15.82 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.71% -35.00% -44.83%
10th Percentile £11.57 £13.00 £11.60
90th Percentile £35.88 £13.00 £36.00
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +122.22% -47.06% -2.86%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Guildford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Guildford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Guildford over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Guildford

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Guildford

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (48.57%) Jenkins
3 29 (41.43%) Java
4 25 (35.71%) J2EE
5 24 (34.29%) System Testing
6 22 (31.43%) Spring
6 22 (31.43%) Kafka
6 22 (31.43%) Spring Boot
6 22 (31.43%) RESTful
7 21 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 21 (30.00%) BDD
7 21 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (30.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 21 (30.00%) Apache Spark
7 21 (30.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 21 (30.00%) Big Data
7 21 (30.00%) TDD
7 21 (30.00%) JSON
7 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 21 (30.00%) Unix
7 21 (30.00%) Linux
7 21 (30.00%) Apache
7 21 (30.00%) Middleware
8 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
9 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (21.43%) DevOps
11 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (18.57%) Ansible
12 13 (18.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (18.57%) Spark Streaming

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (30.00%) Apache
1 21 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 13 (18.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) FileNet
4 1 (1.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.43%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) DSL
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) Big Data
1 21 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.14%) DataStage
2 5 (7.14%) QualityStage
3 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Redis
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (48.57%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 13 (18.57%) Subversion
4 11 (15.71%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (2.86%) Advertising
1 2 (2.86%) Banking
1 2 (2.86%) Legal
1 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Big Data Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Apache Spark Developer
4 13 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (18.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.57%) Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.14%) DataStage Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Tester
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Data Manager
10 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) J2EE
2 22 (31.43%) Kafka
2 22 (31.43%) RESTful
2 22 (31.43%) Spring
2 22 (31.43%) Spring Boot
3 21 (30.00%) JSON
3 21 (30.00%) Middleware
3 21 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (18.57%) Spark Streaming
5 9 (12.86%) REST
6 2 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (1.43%) .NET
7 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (1.43%) HTML
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) Spring Batch
7 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.43%) Fintech
2 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.43%) PMI
2 1 (1.43%) SCADA
2 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Linux
1 21 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) System Testing
3 21 (30.00%) BDD
3 21 (30.00%) TDD
3 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
5 15 (21.43%) DevOps
6 11 (15.71%) Information Security
7 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.86%) Project Management
9 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
12 3 (4.29%) Data Management
12 3 (4.29%) ETL
12 3 (4.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) Java
2 13 (18.57%) Groovy
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) Java 8
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) GDPR
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 21 (30.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 13 (18.57%) Ansible
2 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) IBM
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (4.29%) Planview
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Sage