The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bradford region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 18.12% 16.46% 16.17%
As % of the General category 50.94% 46.43% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £383 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+0.56% -14.84%
General Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 35.57% 35.44% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 20
Average daily rate £313 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
West Yorkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.15%) Retail
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 8 (17.02%) Banking
5 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.89%) VMware
6 6 (12.77%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) ETL
6 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
7 5 (10.64%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
7 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (10.64%) High Availability
7 5 (10.64%) Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (8.51%) R
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.51%) Essbase

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 2 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.51%) OLAP
4 4 (8.51%) Essbase
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (4.26%) OLTP
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) MS Access
7 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) NeoLoad
2 2 (4.26%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.13%) ERwin
3 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI Developer
5 4 (8.51%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.26%) DBA
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Quality Manager
7 2 (4.26%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) XHTML
2 2 (4.26%) WCF
2 2 (4.26%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) W3C
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (17.02%) Project Management
3 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) ETL
4 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) High Availability
5 5 (10.64%) Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Workflow
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VB
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) R
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) VB6
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) APMP
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.13%) Genesys
6 1 (2.13%) Embarcadero
6 1 (2.13%) Borland
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Macromedia
6 1 (2.13%) Greenplum
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