Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 675 694 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.94% 23.72% 18.61%
As % of the General category 67.70% 64.80% 49.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 578 260
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £338 £363 £307
90th Percentile £638 £613 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Surrey median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £37.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -33.59% +98.13%
10th Percentile £18.48 £17.04 £28.40
90th Percentile £54.30 £69.00 £45.89
South East median hourly rate £24.72 £24.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +3.01% -11.11% +21.35%

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 997 1,071 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.89% 36.60% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 780 457
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £253
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 49
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £19.03 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.33% -43.19% -4.29%
10th Percentile £14.10 £12.33 £11.31
90th Percentile £52.55 £47.50 £41.60
South East median hourly rate £32.49 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +35.36% -5.88% -7.27%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 0 175 £488 -2.50% 21
Guildford 0 52 £575 +9.52% 33
Redhill 0 33 £450 -5.26% 12
Camberley +4 28 £538 -2.27% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 19 £517 +12.03% 1
Staines +12 18 £325 -31.58% 9
Epsom -1 15 £475 +18.75% 1
Leatherhead -11 9 £438 +2.94% 9
Weybridge - 6 £538 - 1
Esher - 5 £550 -
Farnham +5 4 £320 -20.00% 4
Dorking +2 4 £213 -52.11% 1
Woking +1 4 £431 -1.43% 5
Tadworth 0 4 £438 -14.84% 1
Egham -3 4 £475 +46.15% 5
Chertsey -8 3 £459 +14.69%
Caterham 0 2 £525 -
Godstone - 2 £363 -
Godalming -6 1 £390 -8.24% 2
Horley - 1 - - 2
Shepperton - 1 £350 - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 249 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (16.74%) Microsoft
3 106 (15.70%) SQL
4 82 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (12.15%) Scrum
4 82 (12.15%) .NET
5 77 (11.41%) Project Management
5 77 (11.41%) SDLC
6 76 (11.26%) C#
7 72 (10.67%) Test Automation
8 63 (9.33%) Java
8 63 (9.33%) Oracle
8 63 (9.33%) Windows
8 63 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 56 (8.30%) DevOps
9 56 (8.30%) JavaScript
10 53 (7.85%) TDD
10 53 (7.85%) PowerShell
11 52 (7.70%) QA
11 52 (7.70%) Migration
12 51 (7.56%) Banking
12 51 (7.56%) AngularJS
13 50 (7.41%) Linux
14 49 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
14 49 (7.26%) CSS
14 49 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
16 46 (6.81%) JIRA
17 45 (6.67%) Investment Management
18 44 (6.52%) Amazon AWS

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 31 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.85%) Confluence
3 16 (2.37%) Apache Spark
4 14 (2.07%) Apache
5 13 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.19%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.04%) SAS
8 6 (0.89%) FileNet
9 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.44%) CMS
11 3 (0.44%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.30%) GemFire
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 24 (3.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (2.22%) InVision
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.89%) SAP ERP
2 6 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.74%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.44%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.15%) Office 365
4 14 (2.07%) npm
4 14 (2.07%) SaaS
5 11 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.33%) IaaS
7 7 (1.04%) PaaS
8 5 (0.74%) IBM Blueworks
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.44%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.30%) GitHub
10 2 (0.30%) Route 53
10 2 (0.30%) Veeva
10 2 (0.30%) Yammer
10 2 (0.30%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.81%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.93%) DSL
2 13 (1.93%) Internet
2 13 (1.93%) WAN
3 11 (1.63%) DNS
3 11 (1.63%) Firewall
3 11 (1.63%) LAN
4 10 (1.48%) Intranet
5 9 (1.33%) IP Telephony
5 9 (1.33%) VLAN
6 7 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (1.04%) Skype
6 7 (1.04%) VSAN
7 6 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (0.89%) iSCSI
7 6 (0.89%) VPN
8 5 (0.74%) Network Security
8 5 (0.74%) SAN
9 4 (0.59%) HTTP
9 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.85%) Big Data
3 22 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 16 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.93%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.48%) MySQL
11 9 (1.33%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.04%) OLAP
12 7 (1.04%) OLTP
12 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.89%) Power BI
14 5 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.74%) HBase
15 4 (0.59%) MS Access
15 4 (0.59%) NewSQL
15 4 (0.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 46 (6.81%) JIRA
2 40 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.37%) Axure RP
5 15 (2.22%) Subversion
6 14 (2.07%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.93%) Selenium
7 13 (1.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (1.48%) SonarQube
9 7 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.04%) JUnit
9 7 (1.04%) webpack
10 6 (0.89%) Maven
10 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.74%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.59%) Mocha
12 4 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (7.56%) Banking
2 28 (4.15%) Retail
3 17 (2.52%) Marketing
4 16 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (1.93%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.33%) Legal
8 8 (1.19%) Back Office
9 7 (1.04%) Advertising
9 7 (1.04%) Law
10 6 (0.89%) German Language
11 5 (0.74%) Billing
11 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.59%) Electronics
12 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.30%) Front Office
14 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 151 (22.37%) Developer
2 148 (21.93%) Analyst
3 83 (12.30%) Project Manager
4 67 (9.93%) Business Analyst
5 54 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 42 (6.22%) Architect
7 36 (5.33%) Consultant
8 35 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 32 (4.74%) Java Developer
10 31 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (4.30%) Financial Analyst
12 27 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 22 (3.26%) Angular Developer
13 22 (3.26%) Finance Business Analyst
13 22 (3.26%) Pensions Analyst
14 20 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
14 20 (2.96%) Support Engineer
15 19 (2.81%) Administrator
15 19 (2.81%) Designer
16 17 (2.52%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.15%) .NET
2 51 (7.56%) AngularJS
3 49 (7.26%) CSS
4 44 (6.52%) HTML
5 36 (5.33%) .NET Core
6 33 (4.89%) ASP.NET
7 32 (4.74%) .NET Framework
8 31 (4.59%) Spring
9 26 (3.85%) Entity Framework
10 24 (3.56%) Angular 2
11 21 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (3.11%) RESTful
12 20 (2.96%) HTML5
13 19 (2.81%) jQuery
13 19 (2.81%) Middleware
14 18 (2.67%) Node.js
15 17 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (2.52%) JSON
15 17 (2.52%) Kafka
15 17 (2.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (3.11%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.11%) User Experience
4 19 (2.81%) Data Centre
4 19 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.19%) Fintech
8 7 (1.04%) Virtual Team
9 6 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.59%) PMI
11 3 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.44%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.44%) EMC VNX
11 3 (0.44%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.44%) NHS
11 3 (0.44%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.33%) Windows
2 50 (7.41%) Linux
3 35 (5.19%) Unix
4 25 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 19 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 15 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.04%) Android
10 6 (0.89%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.30%) AIX
12 2 (0.30%) Solaris
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (12.15%) Scrum
2 82 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 77 (11.41%) Project Management
3 77 (11.41%) SDLC
4 72 (10.67%) Test Automation
5 56 (8.30%) DevOps
6 53 (7.85%) TDD
7 52 (7.70%) Migration
8 47 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
9 45 (6.67%) Investment Management
10 38 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (5.48%) ERP
12 34 (5.04%) Asset Management
13 33 (4.89%) MVC
13 33 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (4.44%) Business Analysis
15 28 (4.15%) Information Security
15 28 (4.15%) ITIL
15 28 (4.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 106 (15.70%) SQL
2 76 (11.26%) C#
3 63 (9.33%) Java
4 56 (8.30%) JavaScript
5 53 (7.85%) PowerShell
6 23 (3.41%) T-SQL
7 19 (2.81%) TypeScript
8 18 (2.67%) Python
8 18 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.07%) Groovy
10 13 (1.93%) C
10 13 (1.93%) Perl
10 13 (1.93%) VBA
11 9 (1.33%) Java 8
12 8 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.74%) PHP
14 4 (0.59%) ES6
14 4 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.30%) SAS Macro
15 2 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (6.07%) Degree
2 13 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.63%) MCSE
4 9 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (1.33%) MCSA
4 9 (1.33%) MOS
4 9 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 6 (0.89%) PMP
6 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CISSP
7 3 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) CISM
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) CRISC
9 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.70%) QA
2 23 (3.41%) PMO
3 8 (1.19%) SLA
4 6 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.74%) GDPR
6 4 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.44%) COBIT
7 3 (0.44%) MiFID
7 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.30%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.15%) COSO
9 1 (0.15%) GMP
9 1 (0.15%) GxP
9 1 (0.15%) IFRS
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.22%) Docker
3 19 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (1.48%) vSphere
6 9 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.19%) XenApp
8 7 (1.04%) VMware NSX
9 6 (0.89%) NFS
9 6 (0.89%) OpenAM
9 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.74%) HDFS
10 5 (0.74%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.81%) SCCM
3 16 (2.37%) Ansible
4 14 (2.07%) Hadoop YARN
5 13 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 10 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.19%) HP ALM
9 7 (1.04%) Terraform
10 6 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.89%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.89%) vRealize
10 6 (0.89%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 4 (0.59%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.30%) Nagios
12 2 (0.30%) QRadar
12 2 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 113 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 63 (9.33%) Oracle
3 42 (6.22%) SAP
4 29 (4.30%) Citrix
5 25 (3.70%) VMware
6 16 (2.37%) Apple
7 13 (1.93%) IBM
8 11 (1.63%) Avaya
8 11 (1.63%) Workday
9 10 (1.48%) Dell
10 9 (1.33%) EMC
10 9 (1.33%) HP
10 9 (1.33%) Polycom
10 9 (1.33%) Sybase
10 9 (1.33%) Wyse
11 8 (1.19%) Planview
11 8 (1.19%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.04%) Tableau
13 6 (0.89%) ForgeRock
14 5 (0.74%) MuleSoft