The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 12.12% 27.78% 18.18%
As % of the General category 66.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
Finance
Manchester

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

General Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 18.18% 27.78% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) DSDM
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) APMP
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) FindBugs
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Checkstyle
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) FindBugs
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Telephony Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) DSDM
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) APMP
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB