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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 12.50% 18.75% -
As % of the General category 75.00% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
Finance
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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 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 16.67% 25.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £375 £533
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -29.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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
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 27 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (62.50%) EJB
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Struts
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
1 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (62.50%) JBoss
1 5 (62.50%) RUP
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
1 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
1 5 (62.50%) OOD
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) LAMP
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
1 5 (62.50%) JSF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
1 5 (62.50%) Escenic
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) EDMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Programmer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Programmer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Programmer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) EJB
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Struts
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
1 5 (62.50%) LAMP
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
1 5 (62.50%) JSF
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
1 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (62.50%) RUP
1 5 (62.50%) OOD
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) SAP