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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 4.55% 42.86% 33.33%
As % of the General category 25.00% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
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
4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 18.18% 42.86% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £320 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (83.33%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) DSDM
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) APMP
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner