Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 50 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 22.52% 23.14% 17.21%
As % of the General category 64.10% 48.62% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 37
Guildford median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £371 £319 £142
90th Percentile £588 £693 £593
Surrey median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £15.54 £27.25
% change year-on-year +22.50% -42.99% -20.53%

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 78 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 35.14% 47.60% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 44
Guildford median daily rate £500 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.26% +27.61%
10th Percentile £338 £210 £183
90th Percentile £588 £588 £568
Surrey median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Guildford median hourly rate £18.25 £16.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -60.00% +19.40%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.90 £13.13
90th Percentile £36.65 £22.25 £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +49.53% -23.57% -22.22%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (64.00%) Jenkins
3 26 (52.00%) System Testing
4 24 (48.00%) Linux
5 23 (46.00%) Apache
5 23 (46.00%) Unix
5 23 (46.00%) Java
5 23 (46.00%) J2EE
5 23 (46.00%) Middleware
5 23 (46.00%) TDD
5 23 (46.00%) Spring
5 23 (46.00%) Unit Testing
5 23 (46.00%) JSON
5 23 (46.00%) RESTful
5 23 (46.00%) Hadoop
5 23 (46.00%) BDD
5 23 (46.00%) Big Data
5 23 (46.00%) Kafka
5 23 (46.00%) RabbitMQ
5 23 (46.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 23 (46.00%) Apache Spark
5 23 (46.00%) Hadoop YARN
5 23 (46.00%) Spring Boot
6 13 (26.00%) REST
7 11 (22.00%) DevOps
8 10 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
8 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
9 9 (18.00%) Redis
9 9 (18.00%) Relational Database

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 23 (46.00%) Apache
1 23 (46.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DSL
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) Big Data
1 23 (46.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (18.00%) Redis
2 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (18.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
1 23 (46.00%) Java Developer
2 21 (42.00%) Big Data Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (18.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (4.00%) Head of IT
7 2 (4.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Finance Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) HR Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) J2EE
1 23 (46.00%) JSON
1 23 (46.00%) Kafka
1 23 (46.00%) Middleware
1 23 (46.00%) RabbitMQ
1 23 (46.00%) RESTful
1 23 (46.00%) Spring
1 23 (46.00%) Spring Boot
2 13 (26.00%) REST
3 10 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (4.00%) Social Media
1 2 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) System Testing
3 23 (46.00%) BDD
3 23 (46.00%) TDD
3 23 (46.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.00%) DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (6.00%) Information Security
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.00%) Process Management
7 2 (4.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 3 (6.00%) Groovy
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CISA
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) CRISC
4 1 (2.00%) GIAC
4 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (46.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) VMware