The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Surrey / Woking
Rank 7 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 11.69% 6.38% 10.34%
As % of the General category 40.91% 37.50% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £545 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.60% +9.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £541 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £549 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% +20.83%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 22 8 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 28.57% 17.02% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 18
Median daily rate £378 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.48% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £544 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Woking

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Woking.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Woking

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Woking over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Woking

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Woking

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Woking region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) ACCA
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 2 (18.18%) CIMA
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Fraud Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ACCA
1 2 (18.18%) CIMA
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle