Period
to 8 July 2020

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 6 months to 8 July 2020 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 175 551 789
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 20.44% 22.66% 24.09%
As % of the General category 55.73% 63.77% 66.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 445 641
Median daily rate £490 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £354
90th Percentile £665 £650 £638
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.04% +22.50%
South East median hourly rate £14.49 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -27.55% -2.44% -16.16%

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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 314 864 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.68% 35.53% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 631 867
Median daily rate £460 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £213 £340 £300
90th Percentile £630 £644 £625
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 24
Median hourly rate £44.50 £34.00 £32.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.88% +5.02% +21.03%
10th Percentile £13.19 £15.27 £12.90
90th Percentile £55.25 £52.50 £55.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £31.35 £30.00
% change year-on-year -8.28% +4.48% +50.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Finance in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Finance in Surrey over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Finance in Surrey.

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 6 months to 8 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate 0 28 £444 -11.25%
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 16 £520 +30.00%
Guildford +1 13 £550 -0.90% 7
Redhill -1 7 £575 +4.55%
Camberley +10 6 £481 -12.50%
Epsom -5 6 £133 -72.11% 1
Farnham +3 4 £363 +9.43%
Tadworth -1 3 £460 -3.16%
Woking +16 2 £450 +97.80%
Leatherhead +3 2 £480 +20.75% 2
Addlestone - 2 £615 -
Staines +7 1 - - 1
Weybridge -6 1 £288 -36.11%
Esher - 1 £500 -
Cobham - 1 £488 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Finance.

1 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.14%) Microsoft
3 36 (20.57%) Oracle
4 35 (20.00%) ERP
5 33 (18.86%) SQL
6 31 (17.71%) Azure
7 29 (16.57%) SAP
8 27 (15.43%) Scrum
9 22 (12.57%) Test Automation
10 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (12.00%) Business Analysis
11 19 (10.86%) C#
11 19 (10.86%) Project Management
12 18 (10.29%) Migration
12 18 (10.29%) Dynamics 365
13 17 (9.71%) .NET
13 17 (9.71%) CRM
13 17 (9.71%) Degree
14 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
15 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
15 15 (8.57%) Change Management
15 15 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (8.00%) Power BI
16 14 (8.00%) Record to Report
16 14 (8.00%) Power Platform
17 13 (7.43%) Requirements Gathering
17 13 (7.43%) AWS
17 13 (7.43%) Change Control
17 13 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management

Finance
Co-occurring 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 5 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (5.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (4.57%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (3.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (2.86%) SAP SD
7 4 (2.29%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (1.71%) NetSuite
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.14%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.57%) Aligne
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.57%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.71%) Azure
2 18 (10.29%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (8.00%) Power Platform
4 13 (7.43%) AWS
5 5 (2.86%) SaaS
6 4 (2.29%) IaaS
6 4 (2.29%) PaaS
7 3 (1.71%) GitHub
7 3 (1.71%) Office 365
8 2 (1.14%) GCP
9 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.57%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.57%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) Firewall
2 7 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.29%) Skype
4 3 (1.71%) HTTP
4 3 (1.71%) SSL
4 3 (1.71%) VoIP
5 2 (1.14%) DSL
5 2 (1.14%) SAN
5 2 (1.14%) VLAN
5 2 (1.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.00%) Power BI
2 13 (7.43%) Essbase
3 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.86%) Oracle Smart View
7 5 (2.86%) SAP BW
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.29%) OLAP
9 3 (1.71%) Big Data
9 3 (1.71%) HBase
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.14%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) JIRA
2 4 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.14%) Gradle
3 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.57%) JBehave
4 1 (0.57%) LSMW
4 1 (0.57%) Postman
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
4 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.57%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (5.14%) Banking
2 7 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.86%) Retail
5 4 (2.29%) Billing
5 4 (2.29%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.29%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.71%) Legal
6 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 2 (1.14%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (30.29%) Analyst
2 32 (18.29%) Business Analyst
3 26 (14.86%) Developer
4 15 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 13 (7.43%) Consultant
7 11 (6.29%) CRM Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 9 (5.14%) Finance Business Analyst
9 8 (4.57%) Oracle Business Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Architect
10 7 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) DBA
11 6 (3.43%) Financial Business Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.43%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.43%) Security Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.71%) .NET
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.29%) React
4 4 (2.29%) Vue.js
5 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.71%) CSS
5 3 (1.71%) HTML
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.14%) J2EE
6 2 (1.14%) Kafka
6 2 (1.14%) MDX
6 2 (1.14%) Velocity
6 2 (1.14%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.57%) jQuery
7 1 (0.57%) LINQ
7 1 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (5.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.29%) Mainframe
2 4 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (1.71%) Clustering
3 3 (1.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.71%) Replication
4 2 (1.14%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.14%) User Experience
5 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.57%) Derivative
5 1 (0.57%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.43%) Windows
2 11 (6.29%) Linux
3 10 (5.71%) Unix
4 7 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.43%) AIX
5 6 (3.43%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.71%) Solaris
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.00%) ERP
3 27 (15.43%) Scrum
4 22 (12.57%) Test Automation
5 21 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.86%) Project Management
7 18 (10.29%) Migration
8 17 (9.71%) CRM
9 15 (8.57%) Change Management
10 14 (8.00%) Record to Report
10 14 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (7.43%) Change Control
11 13 (7.43%) Requirements Gathering
11 13 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.29%) API Integration
12 11 (6.29%) Data Migration
12 11 (6.29%) ITIL
13 9 (5.14%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (5.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.86%) SQL
2 19 (10.86%) C#
3 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.86%) Java
5 6 (3.43%) VB
6 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.29%) Python
8 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.14%) Groovy
8 2 (1.14%) Korn
8 2 (1.14%) R
8 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.14%) VBA
9 1 (0.57%) Java 8
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.71%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) ACCA
2 6 (3.43%) CIMA
3 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.71%) CISM
4 3 (1.71%) CISSP
4 3 (1.71%) PMP
5 2 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.14%) CASP
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) MBA
6 1 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) Data Quality
1 9 (5.14%) QA
2 8 (4.57%) GDPR
3 6 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.71%) PMO
5 3 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.14%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.14%) IFRS
6 2 (1.14%) NCSC
6 2 (1.14%) NIST
6 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.57%) FINREP
7 1 (0.57%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) Docker
3 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.71%) HDFS
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Ansible
1 5 (2.86%) SCCM
2 4 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.29%) WSUS
3 3 (1.71%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.57%) Oozie
5 1 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.57%) Oracle
3 29 (16.57%) SAP
4 6 (3.43%) Blue Prism
5 5 (2.86%) Apple
5 5 (2.86%) Sun
6 4 (2.29%) Avaya
6 4 (2.29%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.29%) Informatica
6 4 (2.29%) VMware
7 3 (1.71%) Ariba
7 3 (1.71%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.71%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.71%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.71%) Sybase
8 2 (1.14%) Concur
8 2 (1.14%) Tableau
9 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.57%) Virgin Media