Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 659 357 493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.88% 17.75% 18.98%
As % of the General category 64.48% 49.79% 56.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 245 341
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £292 £313
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Surrey median hourly rate £33.43 £37.65 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +121.44% -65.31%
10th Percentile £19.00 £28.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £105.00 £45.89 £25.75
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £24.34 £21.50
% change year-on-year +0.66% +13.21% +26.47%

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 1,022 717 880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.03% 35.65% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 432 540
Surrey median daily rate £460 £436 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.44% +5.76% +6.45%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £270
90th Percentile £588 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 33
Surrey median hourly rate £22.00 £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.88 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.75 £61.80
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.00% +28.21%

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 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 0 182 £488 +30.00% 17
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 37 £460 -9.09% 1
Redhill -3 37 £425 -5.56% 4
Guildford 0 32 £513 +16.48% 44
Leatherhead +11 27 £425 -15.00% 9
Epsom -3 26 £400 +166.67% 3
Staines +1 20 £475 +15.15% 4
Camberley +1 14 £541 -1.59% 4
Chertsey -5 8 £400 +166.67% 2
Tadworth +1 6 £515 - 1
Cobham 0 5 £475 +33.33%
Woking +4 3 £438 +9.38% 12
Farnham - 3 £400 - 6
Weybridge +1 2 £300 -25.00%
Dorking 0 2 £444 -19.32%
Godalming - 2 £425 - 2
Caterham 0 1 £525 -2.33%
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 255 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (17.60%) Scrum
3 109 (16.54%) Java
4 103 (15.63%) SQL
5 91 (13.81%) Oracle
5 91 (13.81%) Linux
6 90 (13.66%) Microsoft
7 89 (13.51%) Project Management
8 86 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (10.17%) Unix
10 66 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
11 65 (9.86%) Test Automation
12 62 (9.41%) Jenkins
12 62 (9.41%) SAP
13 57 (8.65%) JIRA
14 55 (8.35%) Degree
14 55 (8.35%) Relational Database
15 54 (8.19%) HTML
15 54 (8.19%) ERP
16 53 (8.04%) DevOps
17 52 (7.89%) Git (software)
17 52 (7.89%) Web Services
18 51 (7.74%) JavaScript
19 50 (7.59%) Python
19 50 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 49 (7.44%) Migration
21 47 (7.13%) C#
22 45 (6.83%) CSS
23 43 (6.53%) Windows
23 43 (6.53%) Waterfall

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 37 (5.61%) Confluence
2 26 (3.95%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.43%) Apache
4 13 (1.97%) SAS
5 11 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.67%) IIS
6 10 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.37%) Documentum
8 8 (1.21%) Mule
9 7 (1.06%) CMS
9 7 (1.06%) JBoss
9 7 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.06%) WildFly
10 6 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.30%) GemFire
11 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 29 (4.40%) MS Visio
2 20 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.91%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.61%) InDesign
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.12%) Lawson
2 9 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (1.21%) PlanetPress Connect
4 4 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.30%) RMDS
6 2 (0.30%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.67%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (1.37%) PaaS
5 5 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.61%) GitHub
6 4 (0.61%) SaaS
6 4 (0.61%) Sauce Labs
7 3 (0.46%) Lucidchart
7 3 (0.46%) Office 365
8 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.03%) Firewall
2 15 (2.28%) SAN
3 13 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (1.97%) NAS
4 12 (1.82%) Network Security
4 12 (1.82%) VPN
4 12 (1.82%) WAN
5 10 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (1.52%) VoIP
6 9 (1.37%) LAN
6 9 (1.37%) SSH
7 6 (0.91%) AMQP
7 6 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.61%) DNS
8 4 (0.61%) Internet
9 3 (0.46%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.35%) Relational Database
2 33 (5.01%) SQL Server
3 32 (4.86%) Big Data
4 27 (4.10%) Hadoop
5 26 (3.95%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 20 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.88%) Redis
9 18 (2.73%) NoSQL
10 16 (2.43%) SAP BW
11 15 (2.28%) HBase
12 14 (2.12%) SAP Data Services
13 11 (1.67%) Apache Hive
13 11 (1.67%) Sqoop
14 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.91%) EDMS
14 6 (0.91%) NewSQL
15 5 (0.76%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.76%) DB2
15 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (9.41%) Jenkins
2 57 (8.65%) JIRA
3 52 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 28 (4.25%) Subversion
5 20 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
6 18 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.97%) HP UFT
7 13 (1.97%) Selenium
8 10 (1.52%) ProC
9 9 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.21%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.76%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.76%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.76%) Maven
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.61%) ANTLR
12 4 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 4 (0.61%) JUnit
12 4 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (4.55%) Marketing
2 29 (4.40%) Retail
3 28 (4.25%) Banking
4 21 (3.19%) Billing
5 19 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.73%) Legal
7 16 (2.43%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.12%) Electronics
9 13 (1.97%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.82%) Advertising
11 11 (1.67%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.21%) Law
12 8 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.76%) Back Office
14 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) German Language
16 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 188 (28.53%) Analyst
2 124 (18.82%) Developer
3 91 (13.81%) Business Analyst
4 82 (12.44%) Project Manager
5 44 (6.68%) Financial Analyst
5 44 (6.68%) Java Developer
6 38 (5.77%) Architect
6 38 (5.77%) Consultant
7 35 (5.31%) Scrum Master
8 34 (5.16%) Finance Business Analyst
9 28 (4.25%) Data Analyst
9 28 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (3.64%) .NET Developer
10 24 (3.64%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.49%) Financial Business Analyst
11 23 (3.49%) Pensions Analyst
12 21 (3.19%) Python Developer
13 20 (3.03%) Django Developer
13 20 (3.03%) Python Web Developer
13 20 (3.03%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.19%) HTML
2 52 (7.89%) Web Services
3 45 (6.83%) CSS
4 43 (6.53%) REST
5 41 (6.22%) Spring
6 33 (5.01%) .NET
7 29 (4.40%) AngularJS
8 28 (4.25%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (4.25%) RESTful
9 25 (3.79%) SOAP
9 25 (3.79%) Velocity
10 24 (3.64%) J2EE
11 22 (3.34%) Kafka
12 21 (3.19%) jQuery
12 21 (3.19%) Middleware
13 20 (3.03%) Django
14 19 (2.88%) Spring Boot
15 16 (2.43%) HTML5
16 15 (2.28%) Apache Camel
16 15 (2.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.43%) Data Centre
2 16 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 16 (2.43%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.43%) Public Cloud
3 15 (2.28%) Virtual Team
4 14 (2.12%) User Experience
5 11 (1.67%) Smartphone
6 10 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
7 9 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.06%) Fintech
10 6 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.76%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.61%) AS400
12 4 (0.61%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.61%) PKI
13 2 (0.30%) iSeries
13 2 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.81%) Linux
2 67 (10.17%) Unix
3 43 (6.53%) Windows
4 24 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.58%) Solaris
6 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.76%) AIX
9 4 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.30%) Debian
11 2 (0.30%) Fedora
11 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.15%) Android
12 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (17.60%) Scrum
3 89 (13.51%) Project Management
4 86 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (9.86%) Test Automation
6 54 (8.19%) ERP
7 53 (8.04%) DevOps
8 49 (7.44%) Migration
9 43 (6.53%) Waterfall
10 42 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (6.22%) Change Management
12 36 (5.46%) TDD
13 35 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 34 (5.16%) SDLC
14 34 (5.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 30 (4.55%) BDD
16 28 (4.25%) Business Analysis
16 28 (4.25%) Programme Management
17 27 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (3.95%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 109 (16.54%) Java
2 103 (15.63%) SQL
3 51 (7.74%) JavaScript
4 50 (7.59%) Python
5 47 (7.13%) C#
6 14 (2.12%) PL/SQL
7 13 (1.97%) C
8 11 (1.67%) Perl
9 10 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.91%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.46%) Ruby
14 2 (0.30%) ABAP
14 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.30%) Go
15 1 (0.15%) PHP
15 1 (0.15%) R
15 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (8.35%) Degree
2 13 (1.97%) ISTQB
3 12 (1.82%) ISEB
4 9 (1.37%) CCNP
4 9 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.76%) CCIE
6 4 (0.61%) CCNA
6 4 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.61%) PMP
6 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) APMP
8 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.15%) CBAP
8 1 (0.15%) IIBA
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.16%) PMO
2 28 (4.25%) QA
3 18 (2.73%) GDPR
4 9 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.37%) SLA
5 5 (0.76%) GCP
5 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.61%) MiFID
7 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.30%) COBIT
8 2 (0.30%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.15%) GxP
9 1 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
2 21 (3.19%) Docker
3 17 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (2.28%) HDFS
4 15 (2.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 15 (2.28%) Veritas File System
5 14 (2.12%) Active Directory
6 13 (1.97%) NFS
7 10 (1.52%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.46%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (3.79%) Hadoop YARN
3 21 (3.19%) Puppet
4 20 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 15 (2.28%) Ansible
6 7 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.46%) SCCM
8 2 (0.30%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.30%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.30%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 91 (13.81%) Oracle
2 90 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 62 (9.41%) SAP
4 29 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 24 (3.64%) Tableau
6 23 (3.49%) Cisco
7 21 (3.19%) Workday
8 20 (3.03%) Veritas
9 19 (2.88%) VMware
10 18 (2.73%) HP
10 18 (2.73%) NetApp
10 18 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (2.73%) Symantec
11 14 (2.12%) F5
12 13 (1.97%) Brocade
12 13 (1.97%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.67%) Citrix
13 11 (1.67%) Cloudera
13 11 (1.67%) IBM
14 10 (1.52%) Hortonworks