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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 17.65% 38.46% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
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 17.65% 38.46% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 4 (36.36%) Social Network
1 4 (36.36%) Facebook
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (9.09%) Moq
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (9.09%) Ninject
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (9.09%) Moq
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (9.09%) Ninject
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Spring.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Network
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Facebook
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sage