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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 133 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.01% 17.40% 15.55%
As % of the General category 49.26% 47.57% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 94 58
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
270 267 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.53% 36.58% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 186 132
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 (21.20%) Project Management
2 54 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 54 (19.08%) Banking
3 51 (18.02%) Business Analysis
4 44 (15.55%) SQL
5 43 (15.19%) Oracle
6 41 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 38 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (12.37%) ITIL
9 32 (11.31%) PRINCE2
10 30 (10.60%) SQL Server
11 29 (10.25%) Windows
11 29 (10.25%) Migration
12 25 (8.83%) Legal
12 25 (8.83%) MS Excel
13 24 (8.48%) Java
14 23 (8.13%) Change Management
14 23 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (7.42%) Service Management
16 20 (7.07%) Degree
17 19 (6.71%) QA
17 19 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (6.71%) HTML
17 19 (6.71%) SAP
17 19 (6.71%) Virtual Team
18 18 (6.36%) MS Office
18 18 (6.36%) Risk Management
19 17 (6.01%) Web Services
19 17 (6.01%) MS PowerPoint
19 17 (6.01%) ITIL V3

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 13 (4.59%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.24%) JBoss
2 12 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.53%) WebLogic Portal
3 10 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.83%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.71%) Captiva
6 2 (0.71%) Documentum
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.36%) MS Office
3 17 (6.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.59%) MS Project
5 11 (3.89%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.06%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.06%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.06%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.71%) HFM
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.71%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.71%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.41%) Office 365
2 3 (1.06%) PaaS
2 3 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.65%) LAN
1 16 (5.65%) WAN
2 8 (2.83%) Firewall
3 4 (1.41%) IP Telephony
3 4 (1.41%) Wireless
4 3 (1.06%) 3G
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.06%) Internet
4 3 (1.06%) LTE
5 1 (0.35%) 802.11
5 1 (0.35%) BGP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) HSRP
5 1 (0.35%) MPLS
5 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.35%) OSPF
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.53%) DB2
3 9 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.71%) MS Access
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.35%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Log4j
2 3 (1.06%) LSMW
2 3 (1.06%) NUnit
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Moq
4 1 (0.35%) PVCS
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 54 (19.08%) Banking
2 25 (8.83%) Legal
3 14 (4.95%) Retail
4 13 (4.59%) Back Office
5 12 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.24%) Law
5 12 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.83%) Billing
6 8 (2.83%) Marketing
7 7 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.77%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.77%) German Language
9 4 (1.41%) Front Office
9 4 (1.41%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.06%) Electronics
10 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.06%) Publishing
11 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (26.15%) Analyst
2 47 (16.61%) Project Manager
3 41 (14.49%) Business Analyst
4 31 (10.95%) Developer
5 27 (9.54%) Consultant
6 24 (8.48%) Architect
7 13 (4.59%) Financial Analyst
7 13 (4.59%) IT Manager
8 11 (3.89%) Business IT Analyst
8 11 (3.89%) IT Analyst
8 11 (3.89%) IT Business Analyst
8 11 (3.89%) IT Project Manager
8 11 (3.89%) Service Analyst
8 11 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.18%) Service Manager
9 9 (3.18%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.18%) Support Engineer
10 8 (2.83%) Change Manager
10 8 (2.83%) Informatica Consultant
10 8 (2.83%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.71%) HTML
2 17 (6.01%) Web Services
3 16 (5.65%) CSS
4 14 (4.95%) .NET
5 13 (4.59%) XML
6 11 (3.89%) JMS
7 10 (3.53%) Java EE
7 10 (3.53%) JSP
8 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.83%) jQuery
10 7 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (1.41%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (1.41%) REST
13 3 (1.06%) Ajax
13 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.06%) HTML5
13 3 (1.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.71%) Virtual Team
3 9 (3.18%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.12%) Derivative
5 6 (2.12%) PMI
5 6 (2.12%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.77%) Informatics
6 5 (1.77%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.41%) Fintech
8 3 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.06%) Equities
8 3 (1.06%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.06%) LIMS
9 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Statistics
9 2 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.25%) Windows
2 16 (5.65%) Unix
3 11 (3.89%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.83%) Linux
5 7 (2.47%) Solaris
6 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.41%) AIX
9 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) SUSE
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.20%) Project Management
2 54 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (18.02%) Business Analysis
4 38 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (12.37%) ITIL
6 32 (11.31%) PRINCE2
7 29 (10.25%) Migration
8 23 (8.13%) Change Management
9 21 (7.42%) Service Management
10 19 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.36%) Risk Management
12 17 (6.01%) ITIL V3
13 16 (5.65%) Scrum
14 15 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.95%) Data Migration
15 14 (4.95%) Service Delivery
15 14 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (4.95%) TDD
16 12 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (4.24%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.55%) SQL
2 24 (8.48%) Java
3 13 (4.59%) C#
4 10 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.83%) Perl
6 7 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.77%) ABAP
8 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.06%) Python
9 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.06%) VBA
10 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.35%) Korn
11 1 (0.35%) R
11 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (7.07%) Degree
2 14 (4.95%) ISEB
3 8 (2.83%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.83%) PMP
3 8 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.35%) CCNP
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.35%) MBA
9 1 (0.35%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.71%) QA
2 11 (3.89%) SLA
3 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.71%) NFS
3 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
4 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Control-M
1 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (15.19%) Oracle
2 41 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.71%) SAP
4 14 (4.95%) IBM
5 12 (4.24%) Informatica
6 10 (3.53%) Misys
7 8 (2.83%) Avaya
8 7 (2.47%) Cisco
8 7 (2.47%) Dell
8 7 (2.47%) VMware
9 6 (2.12%) EMC
9 6 (2.12%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.06%) HP
10 3 (1.06%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.71%) Citrix
11 2 (0.71%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.71%) Symantec
11 2 (0.71%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago