The 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 66 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 32.20% 19.75% 18.01%
As % of the General category 86.84% 43.66% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 17
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£340 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +11.36%
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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 Bradford region.

General Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 71 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.07% 45.22% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 34
Average daily rate £330 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1354.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, 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 51 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (25.41%) Project Management
3 40 (22.10%) SQL
4 36 (19.89%) SQL Server
4 36 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
6 27 (14.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (12.15%) Waterfall
9 21 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (11.05%) PRINCE2
10 20 (11.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 18 (9.94%) T-SQL
12 16 (8.84%) E-Commerce
12 16 (8.84%) RUP
12 16 (8.84%) Scrum
12 16 (8.84%) Unit Testing
12 16 (8.84%) Banking
13 15 (8.29%) SOA
14 13 (7.18%) ITIL
14 13 (7.18%) Supplier Management
14 13 (7.18%) Business Transformation
15 12 (6.63%) Business Analysis
15 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET
15 12 (6.63%) .NET
15 12 (6.63%) Workflow
15 12 (6.63%) VMware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 8 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.21%) SAS
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.31%) MS Office
4 5 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) LAN
1 4 (2.21%) WAN
2 3 (1.66%) VoIP
2 3 (1.66%) SAN
2 3 (1.66%) Internet
2 3 (1.66%) MPLS
2 3 (1.66%) VLAN
2 3 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.66%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (0.55%) WebEx
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.31%) OLAP
7 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.31%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.10%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.55%) SQLite
9 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.31%) JMeter
3 4 (2.21%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.21%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.21%) Selenium
3 4 (2.21%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.21%) NeoLoad
4 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.10%) Calabash
6 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.55%) MSI
6 1 (0.55%) Xcode
6 1 (0.55%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 16 (8.84%) Banking
2 8 (4.42%) Retail
3 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (39.23%) Analyst
2 36 (19.89%) Project Manager
3 33 (18.23%) Business Analyst
4 26 (14.36%) Developer
5 21 (11.60%) Test Analyst
6 11 (6.08%) Financial Business Analyst
7 10 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Applications Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Tester
8 8 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.87%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 7 (3.87%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (3.31%) Web Applications Developer
11 5 (2.76%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.76%) SQL DBA
11 5 (2.76%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.63%) .NET
1 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET
2 11 (6.08%) Web Services
3 9 (4.97%) WCF
3 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (4.42%) jQuery
5 3 (1.66%) XML
6 2 (1.10%) CSS
6 2 (1.10%) SOAP
6 2 (1.10%) RESTful
7 1 (0.55%) HTML5
7 1 (0.55%) REST
7 1 (0.55%) HTML
7 1 (0.55%) WSDL
7 1 (0.55%) Middleware
7 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.42%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.21%) Replication
4 4 (2.21%) CMDB
5 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.55%) LPAR
6 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.55%) Life Science
6 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.87%) Windows
2 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.21%) Android
4 3 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (25.41%) Project Management
3 36 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (12.15%) Waterfall
6 20 (11.05%) PRINCE2
6 20 (11.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 16 (8.84%) Unit Testing
7 16 (8.84%) RUP
7 16 (8.84%) E-Commerce
7 16 (8.84%) Scrum
8 15 (8.29%) SOA
9 13 (7.18%) ITIL
9 13 (7.18%) Supplier Management
9 13 (7.18%) Business Transformation
10 12 (6.63%) Business Analysis
10 12 (6.63%) Workflow
11 11 (6.08%) Test Scripting
11 11 (6.08%) Coaching
12 9 (4.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.10%) SQL
2 18 (9.94%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.08%) C#
4 10 (5.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.66%) Java
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) VB
6 1 (0.55%) VBA
6 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) ISEB
2 5 (2.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.66%) CCNA
5 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.63%) VMware
3 8 (4.42%) Oracle
4 6 (3.31%) Cisco
5 5 (2.76%) SAP
6 4 (2.21%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.66%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Citrix
8 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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