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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 149 123 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.30% 15.15% 19.39%
As % of the General category 59.13% 50.20% 53.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 88 61
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £296 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
Finance
West Midlands

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
252 245 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.64% 30.17% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 166 130
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £25.00 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £25.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016, 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 60 (21.90%) Project Management
2 52 (18.98%) Banking
3 50 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (16.79%) Microsoft
5 45 (16.42%) Business Analysis
6 41 (14.96%) SQL
7 39 (14.23%) ITIL
8 37 (13.50%) Oracle
9 36 (13.14%) Windows
10 30 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (10.58%) PRINCE2
12 27 (9.85%) MS Excel
12 27 (9.85%) Legal
13 26 (9.49%) Change Management
14 24 (8.76%) Service Management
15 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
15 23 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (7.30%) MS Office
16 20 (7.30%) Migration
16 20 (7.30%) Degree
17 19 (6.93%) Unix
18 18 (6.57%) SAP
18 18 (6.57%) Java
18 18 (6.57%) ITIL V3
19 17 (6.20%) ERP
19 17 (6.20%) Risk Management
19 17 (6.20%) QA
20 16 (5.84%) .NET
21 15 (5.47%) LAN
21 15 (5.47%) WAN

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 10 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.92%) JBoss
2 8 (2.92%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.92%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.46%) Captiva
3 4 (1.46%) Documentum
3 4 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (1.46%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.30%) MS Office
3 15 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.01%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.65%) MS Project
6 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.73%) HFM
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.73%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.73%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.92%) PaaS
1 8 (2.92%) SaaS
2 6 (2.19%) IaaS
3 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.46%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.47%) LAN
1 15 (5.47%) WAN
2 10 (3.65%) Firewall
3 4 (1.46%) IP Telephony
3 4 (1.46%) Wireless
4 3 (1.09%) 3G
4 3 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) Internet
4 3 (1.09%) LTE
4 3 (1.09%) VPN
5 2 (0.73%) ADSL
5 2 (0.73%) Junos
5 2 (0.73%) SSH
5 2 (0.73%) SSL
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.46%) DB2
6 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.09%) MS Access
7 3 (1.09%) QlikView
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.36%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (1.46%) Log4j
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.73%) JIRA
3 2 (0.73%) NUnit
3 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.36%) Moq
4 1 (0.36%) PVCS
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 52 (18.98%) Banking
2 27 (9.85%) Legal
3 14 (5.11%) Law
4 12 (4.38%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.92%) Marketing
5 8 (2.92%) Retail
6 7 (2.55%) Back Office
7 6 (2.19%) Billing
8 5 (1.82%) German Language
9 4 (1.46%) Front Office
9 4 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.46%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.09%) Electronics
10 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (24.45%) Analyst
2 46 (16.79%) Project Manager
3 33 (12.04%) Business Analyst
4 32 (11.68%) Developer
5 26 (9.49%) Architect
6 20 (7.30%) Consultant
7 15 (5.47%) Service Analyst
8 12 (4.38%) Financial Analyst
8 12 (4.38%) IT Manager
9 11 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
10 10 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.28%) Change Manager
11 9 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (3.28%) Service Manager
11 9 (3.28%) SQL Developer
11 9 (3.28%) Support Engineer
12 8 (2.92%) Business IT Analyst
12 8 (2.92%) Informatica Consultant
12 8 (2.92%) IT Business Analyst
12 8 (2.92%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.84%) .NET
2 12 (4.38%) HTML
3 10 (3.65%) Web Services
4 9 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.28%) CSS
5 8 (2.92%) jQuery
6 6 (2.19%) XML
7 5 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.82%) HTML5
8 4 (1.46%) Ajax
8 4 (1.46%) Backbone.js
8 4 (1.46%) Java EE
8 4 (1.46%) JMS
8 4 (1.46%) JSP
8 4 (1.46%) React
9 3 (1.09%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.09%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.55%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.19%) Derivative
4 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.19%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (2.19%) PMI
4 6 (2.19%) Reference Data
4 6 (2.19%) Social Media
5 5 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.82%) Informatics
6 4 (1.46%) Fintech
7 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.09%) Equities
7 3 (1.09%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.09%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.73%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.14%) Windows
2 19 (6.93%) Unix
3 11 (4.01%) Linux
3 11 (4.01%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.92%) Solaris
4 8 (2.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.82%) AIX
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.73%) Android
9 2 (0.73%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.73%) SUSE
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.90%) Project Management
2 50 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (16.42%) Business Analysis
4 39 (14.23%) ITIL
5 30 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (10.58%) PRINCE2
7 26 (9.49%) Change Management
8 24 (8.76%) Service Management
9 20 (7.30%) Migration
10 18 (6.57%) ITIL V3
11 17 (6.20%) ERP
11 17 (6.20%) Risk Management
12 15 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (4.74%) CRM
14 13 (4.74%) Service Delivery
15 11 (4.01%) Process Improvement
15 11 (4.01%) Scrum
16 10 (3.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.96%) SQL
2 18 (6.57%) Java
3 14 (5.11%) C#
4 11 (4.01%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.28%) Perl
6 6 (2.19%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.46%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.09%) Python
8 3 (1.09%) VBA
9 2 (0.73%) ABAP
9 2 (0.73%) Korn
9 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.36%) R
10 1 (0.36%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (7.30%) Degree
2 10 (3.65%) ISEB
3 7 (2.55%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.55%) PMP
3 7 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.36%) MBA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.20%) QA
2 11 (4.01%) SLA
3 5 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.73%) NFS
3 2 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Control-M
2 2 (0.73%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.50%) Oracle
3 18 (6.57%) SAP
4 12 (4.38%) Informatica
5 9 (3.28%) ServiceNow
5 9 (3.28%) VMware
6 8 (2.92%) Cisco
6 8 (2.92%) EMC
6 8 (2.92%) IBM
7 7 (2.55%) Avaya
7 7 (2.55%) Dell
8 6 (2.19%) Citrix
9 4 (1.46%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.46%) Misys
9 4 (1.46%) MobileIron
9 4 (1.46%) Pega
10 3 (1.09%) HP
10 3 (1.09%) Juniper
11 2 (0.73%) BMC
11 2 (0.73%) Cognizant
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