Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Financial
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 668 422 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.42% 18.16% 17.70%
As % of the General category 65.36% 53.55% 52.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 311 300
Surrey median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £306 £313
90th Percentile £582 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.38% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Surrey median hourly rate £20.50 £37.65 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.54% +98.13% -9.52%
10th Percentile £14.04 £28.40 £14.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.89 £31.05
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £23.68 £22.83
% change year-on-year -12.37% +3.72% +34.29%

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 1022 788 938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.37% 33.91% 33.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 497 547
Surrey median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 22
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -6.21% +42.16%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.08 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.50 £52.13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +28.57%

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 19 November 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 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 0 151 £475 +5.56% 17
Redhill -1 56 £425 -5.56% 1
Epsom -2 36 £408 +171.67% 4
Guildford -1 35 £500 +11.11% 8
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 29 £463 -
Leatherhead +9 26 £425 +6.25% 4
Staines +14 24 £475 -9.52% 2
Woking +9 11 £400 -2.44% 5
Cobham -1 10 £450 +12.50%
Camberley -11 10 £523 -0.48%
Weybridge +13 8 £250 -31.03%
Chertsey -2 8 £400 -23.81%
Tadworth +2 5 £503 -
Caterham - 3 £425 -
Dorking -1 2 £444 -19.32%
Godalming - 2 £425 - 1
Farnham - 1 - -
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 216 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (18.11%) Microsoft
3 107 (16.02%) Linux
4 101 (15.12%) Oracle
5 98 (14.67%) Scrum
6 97 (14.52%) SQL
6 97 (14.52%) Java
7 95 (14.22%) Project Management
8 92 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (12.13%) Unix
10 70 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
11 66 (9.88%) Web Services
12 62 (9.28%) Jenkins
13 61 (9.13%) Windows
13 61 (9.13%) Migration
14 58 (8.68%) JavaScript
15 57 (8.53%) Relational Database
16 55 (8.23%) HTML
17 54 (8.08%) JIRA
17 54 (8.08%) Git (software)
18 52 (7.78%) Test Automation
18 52 (7.78%) SAP
18 52 (7.78%) ERP
18 52 (7.78%) Degree
19 51 (7.63%) Python
19 51 (7.63%) REST
20 50 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
21 47 (7.04%) Change Management
22 46 (6.89%) CSS
22 46 (6.89%) C#

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 38 (5.69%) Confluence
2 18 (2.69%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.54%) IIS
4 12 (1.80%) SAS
5 11 (1.65%) Apache
5 11 (1.65%) JBoss
5 11 (1.65%) WildFly
6 8 (1.20%) Documentum
6 8 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.90%) Apache Pig
7 6 (0.90%) CMS
7 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.60%) Mule
9 3 (0.45%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.15%) GemFire
Applications
1 31 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (4.19%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.10%) Lawson
2 9 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (1.20%) PlanetPress Connect
4 5 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.45%) Eikon
6 3 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.45%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.30%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.10%) IBM Blueworks
3 12 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.50%) Office 365
4 10 (1.50%) PaaS
5 9 (1.35%) SaaS
6 6 (0.90%) GitHub
7 4 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.45%) Lucidchart
8 3 (0.45%) Sauce Labs
9 2 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.15%) G Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.89%) SAN
2 21 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
2 21 (3.14%) NAS
3 20 (2.99%) Firewall
4 15 (2.25%) Network Security
5 13 (1.95%) LDAP
5 13 (1.95%) SSH
6 11 (1.65%) VoIP
7 10 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.50%) LAN
7 10 (1.50%) WAN
8 7 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (1.05%) Skype
8 7 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.05%) VPN
9 6 (0.90%) AMQP
10 5 (0.75%) DNS
10 5 (0.75%) Internet
11 3 (0.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.53%) Relational Database
2 41 (6.14%) SQL Server
3 33 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 26 (3.89%) Big Data
5 22 (3.29%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.10%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.10%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.95%) Redis
8 12 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.80%) HBase
8 12 (1.80%) SAP BW
9 9 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (1.05%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.05%) Sqoop
11 6 (0.90%) EDMS
11 6 (0.90%) NewSQL
11 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (9.28%) Jenkins
2 54 (8.08%) Git (software)
2 54 (8.08%) JIRA
3 25 (3.74%) Subversion
4 20 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (1.80%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.50%) ProC
8 8 (1.20%) HP UFT
8 8 (1.20%) Selenium
9 7 (1.05%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.90%) Maven
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.60%) ANTLR
12 4 (0.60%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.60%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.45%) Appium
General
1 37 (5.54%) Legal
2 32 (4.79%) Banking
2 32 (4.79%) Retail
3 31 (4.64%) Marketing
4 18 (2.69%) Billing
4 18 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.40%) Advertising
5 16 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.10%) Electronics
6 14 (2.10%) General Ledger
7 13 (1.95%) Back Office
8 12 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.20%) Law
10 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Front Office
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (24.85%) Analyst
2 126 (18.86%) Developer
3 87 (13.02%) Project Manager
4 72 (10.78%) Business Analyst
5 42 (6.29%) Architect
6 40 (5.99%) Scrum Master
7 35 (5.24%) Consultant
8 32 (4.79%) Django Developer
8 32 (4.79%) Java Developer
8 32 (4.79%) Python Developer
8 32 (4.79%) Python Web Developer
8 32 (4.79%) Python/Django Developer
8 32 (4.79%) Web Developer
9 30 (4.49%) Financial Analyst
10 25 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (3.74%) Pensions Analyst
11 24 (3.59%) Data Analyst
11 24 (3.59%) Finance Business Analyst
12 22 (3.29%) C# Developer
13 21 (3.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (9.88%) Web Services
2 55 (8.23%) HTML
3 51 (7.63%) REST
4 46 (6.89%) CSS
5 39 (5.84%) .NET
6 33 (4.94%) Velocity
7 32 (4.79%) Django
8 27 (4.04%) Spring
9 23 (3.44%) J2EE
10 21 (3.14%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.14%) Kafka
10 21 (3.14%) Middleware
11 20 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (2.99%) SOAP
12 19 (2.84%) RESTful
13 18 (2.69%) jQuery
14 14 (2.10%) ASP.NET
15 13 (1.95%) JSON
15 13 (1.95%) XML
16 12 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 15 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.10%) Client/Server
5 13 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.95%) Virtual Team
6 12 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.65%) Public Cloud
7 11 (1.65%) User Experience
8 9 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.05%) CMDB
10 6 (0.90%) AS400
11 5 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.75%) Fintech
12 4 (0.60%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.45%) NHS
13 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.30%) Clustering
14 2 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.02%) Linux
2 81 (12.13%) Unix
3 61 (9.13%) Windows
4 35 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.04%) Solaris
6 17 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 14 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.05%) AIX
9 6 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.45%) Android
10 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.30%) Debian
11 2 (0.30%) Fedora
11 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (14.67%) Scrum
3 95 (14.22%) Project Management
4 92 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (9.13%) Migration
6 52 (7.78%) ERP
6 52 (7.78%) Test Automation
7 47 (7.04%) Change Management
8 46 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (6.74%) DevOps
10 37 (5.54%) Coaching
11 36 (5.39%) Web Development
12 32 (4.79%) Data Migration
13 31 (4.64%) Configuration Management
14 29 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (4.04%) E-Commerce
16 27 (4.04%) Waterfall
17 26 (3.89%) PRINCE2
17 26 (3.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (14.52%) Java
1 97 (14.52%) SQL
2 58 (8.68%) JavaScript
3 51 (7.63%) Python
4 46 (6.89%) C#
5 18 (2.69%) PL/SQL
6 17 (2.54%) PowerShell
7 16 (2.40%) C
7 16 (2.40%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.50%) Perl
9 8 (1.20%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.75%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.45%) Ruby
12 2 (0.30%) Go
12 2 (0.30%) VBA
13 1 (0.15%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (7.78%) Degree
2 13 (1.95%) ISEB
3 11 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.35%) CCNP
5 7 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.90%) CCNA
6 6 (0.90%) PMP
7 5 (0.75%) CCIE
8 4 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.30%) ACSA
10 2 (0.30%) CIMA
10 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) CISM
11 1 (0.15%) CISSP
11 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.09%) PMO
2 25 (3.74%) QA
3 20 (2.99%) GDPR
4 10 (1.50%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.35%) SLA
6 6 (0.90%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.60%) MiFID
8 3 (0.45%) GAAP
9 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.30%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.15%) GAMP
10 1 (0.15%) GCP
10 1 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 35 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
2 25 (3.74%) Veritas File System
3 23 (3.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 21 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 21 (3.14%) NFS
4 21 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.95%) Docker
6 11 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (1.20%) HDFS
8 5 (0.75%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.60%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.45%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.45%) OpenDJ
10 3 (0.45%) OpenIDM
11 2 (0.30%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.15%) Samba
12 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 34 (5.09%) NetBackup
2 21 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.14%) Puppet
3 17 (2.54%) Ansible
3 17 (2.54%) Hadoop YARN
4 15 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.60%) SCCM
7 2 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.30%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.30%) SnapVault
7 2 (0.30%) Terraform
7 2 (0.30%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.15%) Oozie
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 121 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 101 (15.12%) Oracle
3 52 (7.78%) SAP
4 40 (5.99%) Red Hat
5 34 (5.09%) Veritas
6 30 (4.49%) Symantec
7 28 (4.19%) Cisco
7 28 (4.19%) Workday
8 27 (4.04%) NetApp
9 22 (3.29%) VMware
10 21 (3.14%) Brocade
11 19 (2.84%) Tableau
12 18 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (2.54%) EMC
14 16 (2.40%) CheckPoint
14 16 (2.40%) IBM
15 15 (2.25%) Citrix
15 15 (2.25%) F5
16 12 (1.80%) HP
16 12 (1.80%) JD Edwards