Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 63 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 22.66% 16.82% 14.05%
As % of the General category 71.59% 45.68% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 27 24
Guildford median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £405 £410 £124
90th Percentile £599 £538 £560
Surrey median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £16.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate £18.75 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -8.54% -25.45% +22.22%

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 88 81 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 31.65% 36.82% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 48 32
Guildford median daily rate £500 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +21.21%
10th Percentile £370 £248 £134
90th Percentile £595 £517 £524
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Guildford median hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -53.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £19.88 £15.33 £13.70
90th Percentile £41.13 £22.25 £42.50
Surrey median hourly rate £41.25 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +65.00% -26.47% -18.07%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 30 (47.62%) System Testing
4 29 (46.03%) Java
4 29 (46.03%) J2EE
5 25 (39.68%) Unix
5 25 (39.68%) Linux
5 25 (39.68%) Apache
5 25 (39.68%) Middleware
5 25 (39.68%) Unit Testing
5 25 (39.68%) JSON
5 25 (39.68%) TDD
5 25 (39.68%) Spring
5 25 (39.68%) Kafka
5 25 (39.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 25 (39.68%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (39.68%) Big Data
5 25 (39.68%) RESTful
5 25 (39.68%) Hadoop
5 25 (39.68%) BDD
5 25 (39.68%) Apache Spark
5 25 (39.68%) Hadoop YARN
5 25 (39.68%) Spring Boot
6 15 (23.81%) REST
7 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 11 (17.46%) Information Security
9 10 (15.87%) Spark Streaming
10 9 (14.29%) DevOps
10 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

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 25 (39.68%) Apache
1 25 (39.68%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) WordPress
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) DSL
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) Big Data
1 25 (39.68%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.94%) DataStage
3 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.94%) QualityStage
3 5 (7.94%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (12.70%) Subversion
4 3 (4.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (3.17%) Banking
1 2 (3.17%) Marketing
1 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) Java Developer
3 20 (31.75%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Apache Spark Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (12.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) DataStage Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Business Information Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) J2EE
2 25 (39.68%) JSON
2 25 (39.68%) Kafka
2 25 (39.68%) Middleware
2 25 (39.68%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (39.68%) RESTful
2 25 (39.68%) Spring
2 25 (39.68%) Spring Boot
3 15 (23.81%) REST
4 10 (15.87%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) HTML5
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Social Media
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
1 25 (39.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) System Testing
3 25 (39.68%) BDD
3 25 (39.68%) TDD
3 25 (39.68%) Unit Testing
4 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.46%) Information Security
6 9 (14.29%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Customer-Centricity
10 4 (6.35%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (6.35%) Requirements Management
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.17%) Data Loss Prevention
11 2 (3.17%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) Groovy
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) CISA
4 1 (1.59%) CISM
4 1 (1.59%) CISSP
4 1 (1.59%) CRISC
4 1 (1.59%) GIAC
4 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (39.68%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) IBM
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (6.35%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow