The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 89 125 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.55% 20.13% 19.77%
As % of the General category 50.86% 60.10% 53.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 88 73
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +60.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 208 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.64% 33.49% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 137 122
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £13.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +189.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.80 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Birmingham region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 70 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 38 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (16.92%) Manufacturing
5 29 (14.43%) Banking
5 29 (14.43%) SQL
6 27 (13.43%) Dynamics AX
6 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (12.94%) HTML
7 26 (12.94%) JavaScript
8 25 (12.44%) CRM
9 24 (11.94%) AngularJS
10 23 (11.44%) Migration
11 22 (10.95%) Java
12 21 (10.45%) .NET
13 20 (9.95%) Oracle
13 20 (9.95%) Project Management
14 18 (8.96%) C#
14 18 (8.96%) SharePoint
14 18 (8.96%) ITIL
14 18 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (8.46%) Change Management
15 17 (8.46%) CSS
16 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (7.46%) Degree
17 15 (7.46%) Windows
17 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
17 15 (7.46%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 18 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (3.98%) SAS
4 3 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) CMS
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
5 2 (1.00%) JBoss
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.98%) MS Office
4 9 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.49%) MS Project
6 3 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (13.43%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.00%) Workfront
6 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.50%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) Firewall
2 6 (2.99%) Network Security
3 5 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.49%) HTTP
3 5 (2.49%) SAN
3 5 (2.49%) WAN
4 4 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.99%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (1.99%) Wireless
5 3 (1.49%) Internet
5 3 (1.49%) LAN
5 3 (1.49%) LDAP
5 3 (1.49%) SSL
5 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.00%) ATM
6 2 (1.00%) BGP
6 2 (1.00%) DNS
6 2 (1.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.00%) OSPF
6 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.47%) Power BI
3 9 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.48%) Hazelcast
4 7 (3.48%) QlikView
4 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.49%) Data Mart
6 5 (2.49%) EDRMS
6 5 (2.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.99%) MySQL
7 4 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.49%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.99%) Selenium
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.49%) Subversion
5 2 (1.00%) Moq
5 2 (1.00%) NUnit
5 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.50%) git-flow
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) JUnit
6 1 (0.50%) Mockito
6 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (16.92%) Manufacturing
2 29 (14.43%) Banking
3 14 (6.97%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.97%) Retail
5 9 (4.48%) Marketing
6 6 (2.99%) Electronics
6 6 (2.99%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.49%) Back Office
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) German Language
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (26.37%) Developer
2 40 (19.90%) Analyst
3 25 (12.44%) Architect
4 24 (11.94%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.47%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 13 (6.47%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Developer
7 10 (4.98%) Consultant
7 10 (4.98%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.48%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.48%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (2.99%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.49%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.49%) IT Manager
12 4 (1.99%) Commercial Manager
12 4 (1.99%) Network Engineer
12 4 (1.99%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.94%) HTML
2 24 (11.94%) AngularJS
3 21 (10.45%) .NET
4 17 (8.46%) CSS
5 14 (6.97%) HTML5
6 11 (5.47%) CSS3
7 10 (4.98%) J2EE
7 10 (4.98%) jQuery
7 10 (4.98%) Spring
8 9 (4.48%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.98%) REST
10 7 (3.48%) Spring Boot
11 6 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (2.49%) Web Services
13 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.49%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.00%) Node.js
14 2 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.47%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.48%) User Experience
5 4 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.99%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.00%) EPoS
6 2 (1.00%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.50%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.50%) CMDB
7 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.50%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.50%) iSeries
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.46%) Windows
2 14 (6.97%) Linux
3 8 (3.98%) Unix
4 7 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.99%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) SUSE
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (12.44%) CRM
4 23 (11.44%) Migration
5 20 (9.95%) Project Management
6 18 (8.96%) ITIL
6 18 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (8.46%) Change Management
8 15 (7.46%) ERP
9 14 (6.97%) Business Development
10 13 (6.47%) Scrum
10 13 (6.47%) Web Development
11 11 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (5.47%) Service Management
12 9 (4.48%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.48%) Data Management
12 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.48%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.98%) Open Source
13 8 (3.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.43%) SQL
2 26 (12.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (10.95%) Java
4 18 (8.96%) C#
5 11 (5.47%) X++
6 7 (3.48%) Python
6 7 (3.48%) Ruby
7 6 (2.99%) PHP
7 6 (2.99%) Scala
8 4 (1.99%) C
9 3 (1.49%) Perl
9 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.49%) VBA
10 2 (1.00%) MUMPS
10 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) Groovy
11 1 (0.50%) Korn
11 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.46%) Degree
2 9 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.48%) CCNP
3 7 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.99%) ISEB
5 5 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.49%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.49%) PMP
6 4 (1.99%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.49%) CCIE
8 2 (1.00%) CBAP
8 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.50%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) PMO
1 5 (2.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.49%) P3O
3 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) GDPR
3 2 (1.00%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) Basel II
4 1 (0.50%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.99%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Docker
4 1 (0.50%) SRDF
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Ansible
2 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.00%) Puppet
2 2 (1.00%) Salt
2 2 (1.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.50%) Control-M
3 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.95%) Oracle
3 11 (5.47%) Cisco
4 9 (4.48%) SAP
5 8 (3.98%) IBM
6 7 (3.48%) Cognos
7 6 (2.99%) HP
7 6 (2.99%) Teradata
7 6 (2.99%) VMware
8 5 (2.49%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.99%) Dell
9 4 (1.99%) F5
9 4 (1.99%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.00%) Avaya
10 2 (1.00%) EMC
10 2 (1.00%) Infor
10 2 (1.00%) Informatica
10 2 (1.00%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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