The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / Surrey
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 323 260 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.87% 20.09% 17.56%
As % of the General category 65.12% 60.75% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 187 132
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £47.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year +37.93% +22.53%  

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

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 496 428 515
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 42.80% 33.08% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 268 262
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 12
Median hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.31 £47.50 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +12 67 £435 +4.81% 7
Reigate 0 33 £425 +14.09% 14
Guildford +2 30 £525 +10.52% 19
Epsom -1 13 £395 +5.33% 1
Staines +4 11 £400 -20.00% 4
Leatherhead +24 9 £428 +14.00% 3
Woking +5 9 £400 -26.60% 7
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 9 £506 +36.75%
Camberley -4 8 £550 +29.41% 2
Caterham - 7 £538 -
Dorking +1 6 £480 +74.54% 1
Tadworth 0 2 £675 +50.00%
Weybridge +1 1 £350 -15.15% 1
Banstead - 1 - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Finance.

1 146 (31.47%) Oracle
2 114 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (22.41%) SQL
4 76 (16.38%) Linux
5 72 (15.52%) Project Management
6 71 (15.30%) Unix
7 70 (15.09%) Relational Database
8 64 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (12.50%) Web Services
10 57 (12.28%) Data Analysis
11 53 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (10.99%) SDLC
13 46 (9.91%) XML
13 46 (9.91%) Business Analysis
13 46 (9.91%) Degree
14 45 (9.70%) JavaScript
15 44 (9.48%) Python
16 42 (9.05%) Oracle Database
17 41 (8.84%) Change Management
18 40 (8.62%) OO
18 40 (8.62%) HTML
19 37 (7.97%) OOD
20 36 (7.76%) Microsoft
20 36 (7.76%) Scrum
21 35 (7.54%) Windows
22 34 (7.33%) Legal
22 34 (7.33%) TDD
23 33 (7.11%) Banking
23 33 (7.11%) SAP
24 31 (6.68%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (2.59%) Apache
2 11 (2.37%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.51%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.08%) SAS
8 4 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.86%) Confluence
8 4 (0.86%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.65%) IIS
9 3 (0.65%) nginx
9 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (4.53%) MS Visio
2 20 (4.31%) MS Office
3 19 (4.09%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.94%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (1.08%) SAP PS
6 4 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.86%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.65%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.65%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.43%) HFM
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 2 (0.43%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.43%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.43%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.29%) Office 365
2 6 (1.29%) SaaS
3 3 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.82%) SAN
2 26 (5.60%) NAS
3 14 (3.02%) Firewall
4 8 (1.72%) Network Security
5 7 (1.51%) FTP
5 7 (1.51%) iSCSI
5 7 (1.51%) SSH
6 5 (1.08%) GPON
6 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.86%) HTTP
7 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.86%) LAN
7 4 (0.86%) VPN
7 4 (0.86%) WAN
8 3 (0.65%) DNS
8 3 (0.65%) IMAP
8 3 (0.65%) Internet
8 3 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.65%) VLAN
9 2 (0.43%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 42 (9.05%) Oracle Database
3 28 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 15 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (2.59%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (2.16%) SQLPlus
9 9 (1.94%) Big Data
9 9 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.72%) DB2
11 5 (1.08%) Essbase
12 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.65%) OLAP
13 3 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (0.43%) MySQL
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.09%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.23%) JIRA
5 11 (2.37%) Subversion
6 9 (1.94%) ProC
7 8 (1.72%) Selenium
8 5 (1.08%) Maven
8 5 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.86%) JSUnit
9 4 (0.86%) Protractor
9 4 (0.86%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.65%) Gerrit
10 3 (0.65%) GoCD
11 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.22%) Gradle
12 1 (0.22%) Hudson
12 1 (0.22%) MSTest
General
1 34 (7.33%) Legal
2 33 (7.11%) Banking
3 19 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.02%) Marketing
5 11 (2.37%) Retail
6 10 (2.16%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.29%) Electronics
9 5 (1.08%) Advertising
9 5 (1.08%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.86%) Law
11 3 (0.65%) Games
11 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.43%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (31.25%) Analyst
2 76 (16.38%) Developer
3 59 (12.72%) Systems Analyst
4 50 (10.78%) Business Analyst
5 45 (9.70%) Project Manager
6 41 (8.84%) Pensions Analyst
7 33 (7.11%) Administrator
8 25 (5.39%) Oracle Analyst
9 23 (4.96%) Architect
9 23 (4.96%) Storage Administrator
9 23 (4.96%) Unix Administrator
10 20 (4.31%) Financial Analyst
10 20 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (4.09%) Pensions Business Analyst
12 18 (3.88%) .NET Developer
12 18 (3.88%) Consultant
12 18 (3.88%) Insurance Systems Analyst
12 18 (3.88%) Service Analyst
13 17 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
13 17 (3.66%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.50%) Web Services
2 46 (9.91%) XML
3 40 (8.62%) HTML
4 30 (6.47%) .NET
5 27 (5.82%) jQuery
5 27 (5.82%) REST
6 25 (5.39%) AngularJS
7 22 (4.74%) CSS
8 19 (4.09%) HTML5
9 12 (2.59%) .NET Framework
9 12 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (2.37%) Entity Framework
10 11 (2.37%) Spring
11 10 (2.16%) Django
11 10 (2.16%) Middleware
12 9 (1.94%) CSS3
12 9 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (1.94%) React
13 8 (1.72%) Sass
14 7 (1.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (1.72%) iSeries
3 8 (1.72%) User Experience
4 7 (1.51%) AS400
4 7 (1.51%) Fat Client
4 7 (1.51%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.51%) Replication
4 7 (1.51%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.29%) Virtual Team
6 4 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.43%) IVR
8 2 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.43%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.43%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.22%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.22%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 76 (16.38%) Linux
2 71 (15.30%) Unix
3 35 (7.54%) Windows
4 31 (6.68%) Solaris
5 13 (2.80%) AIX
5 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.51%) HPUX
10 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (15.52%) Project Management
3 64 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (12.28%) Data Analysis
5 51 (10.99%) SDLC
6 46 (9.91%) Business Analysis
7 41 (8.84%) Change Management
8 40 (8.62%) OO
9 37 (7.97%) OOD
10 36 (7.76%) Scrum
11 34 (7.33%) TDD
12 27 (5.82%) Change Control
12 27 (5.82%) E-Commerce
12 27 (5.82%) Waterfall
13 25 (5.39%) High Availability
14 24 (5.17%) Service Delivery
15 22 (4.74%) Configuration Management
16 21 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (4.53%) Service Management
16 21 (4.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 104 (22.41%) SQL
2 45 (9.70%) JavaScript
3 44 (9.48%) Python
4 31 (6.68%) C#
5 30 (6.47%) Java
6 16 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 15 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.37%) C
9 9 (1.94%) Perl
9 9 (1.94%) PHP
10 6 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.65%) Korn
11 3 (0.65%) Ruby
11 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.22%) Go
13 1 (0.22%) Groovy
13 1 (0.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (9.91%) Degree
2 16 (3.45%) ISEB
3 14 (3.02%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.08%) CCIE
5 5 (1.08%) CCSP
5 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.08%) CISSP
5 5 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.08%) PMP
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.43%) ACCA
7 2 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.43%) CIMA
7 2 (0.43%) CISM
7 2 (0.43%) MCITP
7 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.88%) PMO
2 16 (3.45%) QA
3 14 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.08%) SLA
7 4 (0.86%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.65%) COBIT
8 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.65%) GDPR
8 3 (0.65%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.43%) GAAP
9 2 (0.43%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.22%) FATCA
10 1 (0.22%) IFRS
10 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.22%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 24 (5.17%) Veritas File System
3 13 (2.80%) Docker
4 9 (1.94%) NFS
5 8 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.51%) XenApp
6 7 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.29%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.65%) vSphere
9 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.43%) XenServer
10 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.22%) Snort
10 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (4.53%) NetBackup
2 8 (1.72%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.51%) EMC Navisphere
3 7 (1.51%) Nagios
3 7 (1.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (1.08%) Ansible
4 5 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.08%) Puppet
5 3 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.43%) Control-M
6 2 (0.43%) OpenView
6 2 (0.43%) SCCM
6 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 146 (31.47%) Oracle
2 36 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 33 (7.11%) SAP
4 29 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 26 (5.60%) Sun
5 26 (5.60%) Veritas
6 20 (4.31%) VMware
7 18 (3.88%) Symantec
8 16 (3.45%) HP
9 13 (2.80%) NetApp
10 11 (2.37%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.37%) Hyperion
11 10 (2.16%) Citrix
12 9 (1.94%) Blue Coat
12 9 (1.94%) Juniper
12 9 (1.94%) TippingPoint
13 8 (1.72%) IBM
13 8 (1.72%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.51%) Hitachi
14 7 (1.51%) Informatica
Staines, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £420 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
JM
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
JM
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract - £40k-£50k pa pro rata
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Comptetive Day Rate - 3 month contract with likely extensions
Posted: 11 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago