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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 19 40 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 25.33% 22.73% 37.55%
As % of the General category 55.88% 57.14% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 47
Median daily rate £375 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +320.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +66.66%

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
34 70 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 45.33% 39.77% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 57
Median daily rate £370 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £598 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £20.97 £50.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.47% +320.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Ariba
4 3 (7.50%) Intranet
4 3 (7.50%) Extranet
4 3 (7.50%) Middleware
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) OLAP
4 3 (7.50%) B2B
4 3 (7.50%) B2C
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) OLTP
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) WCF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Extranet
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) OLAP
2 3 (7.50%) OLTP
3 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSTest
1 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.50%) Legal
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
1 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Middleware Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) B2B
4 3 (7.50%) B2C
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITSM
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C#
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Ariba
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) SAP