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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 17.86% 15.38% -
As % of the General category 83.33% 80.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 21.43% 19.23% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 3 (30.00%) Social Network
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Facebook
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) WPF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Change Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Spring.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (10.00%) Ninject
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Social Network
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Facebook
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sage
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
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Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day + £350 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day + £350 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago