Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 707 621 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.25% 26.56% 17.85%
As % of the General category 66.89% 65.92% 59.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 494 346
Surrey median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £350 £318 £266
90th Percentile £631 £588 £578
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £16.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.94% -34.69% -28.55%
10th Percentile £14.27 £15.50 £11.20
90th Percentile £104.50 £16.50 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.73 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% +54.53% -29.92%

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 1,057 942 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 34.76% 40.29% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 667 481
Surrey median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £298 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 48
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £26.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.40% -23.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.30 £11.78
90th Percentile £64.13 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £32.82 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +45.87% -10.00% +19.05%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Surrey

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 June 2018. 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 +1 151 £475 +11.76% 23
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 53 £462 -4.55%
Guildford -4 46 £500 +3.90% 21
Redhill -1 45 £500 +14.94% 4
Camberley -2 27 £550 +11.11% 3
Staines -13 27 £563 +32.35% 4
Epsom 0 26 £380 -2.56% 4
Leatherhead +4 22 £438 +4.79% 7
Farnham - 9 £400 - 13
Cobham +3 7 £363 -6.45%
Tadworth 0 5 £565 -5.83%
Woking -1 5 £563 +50.00% 11
Egham - 3 £325 -
Dorking -3 2 £638 +32.81% 1
Chertsey - 2 £350 - 2
Caterham -2 1 £525 -
Weybridge -14 1 - - 2
Esher - 1 - - 2
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Finance.

1 266 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (18.95%) Scrum
3 107 (15.13%) Oracle
4 96 (13.58%) Java
4 96 (13.58%) SQL
5 95 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 94 (13.30%) Project Management
7 90 (12.73%) Linux
8 88 (12.45%) Microsoft
9 78 (11.03%) Unix
10 73 (10.33%) JavaScript
11 71 (10.04%) Degree
11 71 (10.04%) Jenkins
12 68 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (9.34%) SAP
13 66 (9.34%) TDD
14 64 (9.05%) Windows
15 63 (8.91%) E-Commerce
16 61 (8.63%) ITIL
17 58 (8.20%) HTML
18 55 (7.78%) RESTful
19 53 (7.50%) Test Automation
19 53 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
19 53 (7.50%) Banking
20 49 (6.93%) C#
21 48 (6.79%) ERP
21 48 (6.79%) Spring
22 47 (6.65%) Middleware
22 47 (6.65%) Problem-Solving
23 46 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel

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 42 (5.94%) Apache Spark
2 36 (5.09%) Apache
3 19 (2.69%) Confluence
4 18 (2.55%) GemFire
5 15 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (1.41%) CMS
8 8 (1.13%) SAS
9 6 (0.85%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.85%) JBoss
9 6 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.71%) IIS
10 5 (0.71%) WildFly
11 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.28%) Mule
12 2 (0.28%) WordPress
13 1 (0.14%) nginx
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 46 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.99%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.71%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.57%) RMDS
7 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.28%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.97%) Office 365
4 18 (2.55%) PaaS
5 13 (1.84%) GitHub
6 8 (1.13%) IaaS
7 4 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.28%) SaaS
9 2 (0.28%) Veeva
10 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.10%) Firewall
2 19 (2.69%) Internet
2 19 (2.69%) WAN
3 16 (2.26%) SAN
4 15 (2.12%) LAN
5 14 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.98%) VPN
6 13 (1.84%) NAS
6 13 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (1.70%) Network Security
8 11 (1.56%) DNS
9 10 (1.41%) DHCP
10 9 (1.27%) IPsec
10 9 (1.27%) SSL
11 7 (0.99%) SSH
12 6 (0.85%) MPLS
13 5 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.51%) Big Data
2 45 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 43 (6.08%) Hadoop
4 36 (5.09%) SQL Server
5 27 (3.82%) HBase
6 21 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.26%) Power BI
8 14 (1.98%) SAP BW
9 13 (1.84%) Apache Hive
10 12 (1.70%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.70%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.27%) SQLPlus
14 8 (1.13%) Redis
15 6 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
15 6 (0.85%) Sqoop
16 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (10.04%) Jenkins
2 38 (5.37%) JIRA
3 31 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 27 (3.82%) Selenium
5 17 (2.40%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.26%) Subversion
6 16 (2.26%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.12%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.84%) JUnit
8 13 (1.84%) WebDriver
9 12 (1.70%) Protractor
10 10 (1.41%) ProC
11 8 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (1.13%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.99%) IntelliJ
13 6 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 6 (0.85%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 53 (7.50%) Banking
2 33 (4.67%) Retail
3 19 (2.69%) Legal
4 9 (1.27%) Advertising
4 9 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.13%) Financial Institution
6 7 (0.99%) Billing
6 7 (0.99%) Marketing
6 7 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.57%) Back Office
8 4 (0.57%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.28%) Electronics
9 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Law
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (23.62%) Analyst
2 136 (19.24%) Developer
3 95 (13.44%) Project Manager
4 62 (8.77%) Business Analyst
5 42 (5.94%) Java Developer
6 36 (5.09%) Consultant
7 30 (4.24%) Architect
8 27 (3.82%) Angular Developer
9 23 (3.25%) Big Data Developer
9 23 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
10 19 (2.69%) .NET Developer
10 19 (2.69%) Financial Analyst
10 19 (2.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 19 (2.69%) Service Analyst
11 18 (2.55%) Test Analyst
12 17 (2.40%) Django Developer
13 16 (2.26%) Security Analyst
14 15 (2.12%) Finance Business Analyst
14 15 (2.12%) Finance Manager
14 15 (2.12%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (8.20%) HTML
2 55 (7.78%) RESTful
3 48 (6.79%) Spring
4 47 (6.65%) Middleware
5 45 (6.36%) Web Services
6 44 (6.22%) CSS
7 41 (5.80%) AngularJS
8 40 (5.66%) JSON
9 39 (5.52%) Kafka
10 38 (5.37%) RabbitMQ
11 36 (5.09%) jQuery
12 35 (4.95%) REST
13 31 (4.38%) J2EE
14 29 (4.10%) .NET
15 26 (3.68%) Spring Boot
16 19 (2.69%) Angular 2
16 19 (2.69%) Django
16 19 (2.69%) Spark Streaming
17 15 (2.12%) Oracle Fusion
18 12 (1.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.55%) Data Centre
4 15 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (1.84%) User Experience
5 13 (1.84%) Virtual Team
6 12 (1.70%) Fintech
7 11 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.27%) PKI
10 7 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.71%) IVR
12 5 (0.71%) Replication
12 5 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 90 (12.73%) Linux
2 78 (11.03%) Unix
3 64 (9.05%) Windows
4 21 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.83%) Windows 7
6 16 (2.26%) Windows 10
6 16 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.84%) AIX
7 13 (1.84%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.84%) Solaris
7 13 (1.84%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.13%) Android
11 5 (0.71%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.28%) SUSE
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.14%) VMS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (18.95%) Scrum
3 95 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (13.30%) Project Management
5 66 (9.34%) TDD
6 63 (8.91%) E-Commerce
7 61 (8.63%) ITIL
8 53 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 48 (6.79%) ERP
10 47 (6.65%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (6.51%) BDD
11 46 (6.51%) DevOps
12 43 (6.08%) Change Management
13 42 (5.94%) Migration
14 40 (5.66%) SDLC
15 37 (5.23%) Waterfall
16 35 (4.95%) Service Delivery
17 34 (4.81%) Business Analysis
18 32 (4.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (13.58%) Java
1 96 (13.58%) SQL
2 73 (10.33%) JavaScript
3 49 (6.93%) C#
4 39 (5.52%) Python
5 21 (2.97%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.26%) PL/SQL
7 15 (2.12%) C
8 13 (1.84%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.56%) Perl
10 10 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.27%) VBA
12 7 (0.99%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.85%) VB
14 4 (0.57%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.57%) AWK
14 4 (0.57%) PHP
14 4 (0.57%) sed
15 3 (0.42%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 71 (10.04%) Degree
2 18 (2.55%) ISTQB
3 17 (2.40%) CISSP
4 16 (2.26%) CISM
5 13 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.56%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.27%) PMP
9 8 (1.13%) CISA
9 8 (1.13%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.99%) MCSE
11 6 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.71%) MCDST
13 4 (0.57%) CISMP
13 4 (0.57%) ISEB
13 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.42%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.09%) PMO
2 30 (4.24%) QA
3 28 (3.96%) GDPR
4 16 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.70%) SLA
6 11 (1.56%) NIST 800
6 11 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (1.13%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 5 (0.71%) COBIT
9 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.42%) MiFID
11 2 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.14%) GAMP
12 1 (0.14%) GxP
System Software
1 36 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 27 (3.82%) HDFS
4 21 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.26%) XenDesktop
7 13 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (1.41%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.27%) XenServer
10 7 (0.99%) XenApp
11 6 (0.85%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.85%) Docker
12 5 (0.71%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.42%) NFS
15 2 (0.28%) Veritas File System
16 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
16 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (4.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 19 (2.69%) SCCM
3 14 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.56%) Ansible
4 11 (1.56%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.27%) WSUS
6 5 (0.71%) MIIS
7 4 (0.57%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.57%) Nagios
7 4 (0.57%) SnapMirror
7 4 (0.57%) SnapVault
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (0.42%) Puppet
9 2 (0.28%) QRadar
9 2 (0.28%) SCOM
9 2 (0.28%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.14%) Terraform
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 107 (15.13%) Oracle
2 88 (12.45%) Microsoft
3 66 (9.34%) SAP
4 30 (4.24%) Citrix
5 29 (4.10%) VMware
6 19 (2.69%) HP
6 19 (2.69%) Palo Alto
7 17 (2.40%) Cisco
8 15 (2.12%) CheckPoint
9 13 (1.84%) Juniper
9 13 (1.84%) Tableau
10 12 (1.70%) Aruba
11 10 (1.41%) Cognos
11 10 (1.41%) IBM
11 10 (1.41%) Qualys
11 10 (1.41%) Wyse
12 9 (1.27%) Bloomberg
12 9 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.27%) Sun
13 8 (1.13%) F5