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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 109 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 43.25% 19.01% 14.97%
As % of the General category 82.58% 50.94% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 20 6
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£330 £323 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.14%
Finance
West Yorkshire

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
132 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 52.38% 37.32% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 19
Average daily rate £350 £311 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) Project Management
3 43 (23.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (17.74%) SQL Server
4 33 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (16.13%) SQL
6 26 (13.98%) PRINCE2
6 26 (13.98%) Banking
7 25 (13.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (11.83%) Waterfall
11 21 (11.29%) Supplier Management
12 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (10.22%) Business Transformation
14 17 (9.14%) MS Excel
14 17 (9.14%) T-SQL
15 16 (8.60%) Oracle
15 16 (8.60%) RUP
15 16 (8.60%) Scrum
15 16 (8.60%) Unit Testing
16 15 (8.06%) VMware
16 15 (8.06%) ITIL
16 15 (8.06%) SOA
17 13 (6.99%) ETL
17 13 (6.99%) Windows
17 13 (6.99%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (4.84%) SAS
2 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.61%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.76%) MS Office
2 7 (3.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.61%) Exstream
2 3 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) LAN
1 5 (2.69%) WAN
1 5 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.61%) VLAN
2 3 (1.61%) Firewall
2 3 (1.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.61%) SAN
2 3 (1.61%) MPLS
2 3 (1.61%) VoIP
2 3 (1.61%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (1.08%) WebEx
3 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) ATM
4 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.76%) OLAP
7 7 (3.76%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.15%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (1.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 1 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.23%) JMeter
3 5 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.15%) NeoLoad
4 4 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.15%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.15%) Selenium
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.08%) Calabash
5 2 (1.08%) Hudson
5 2 (1.08%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.08%) MSI
6 1 (0.54%) Xcode
6 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.54%) LoadUI
General
1 26 (13.98%) Banking
2 8 (4.30%) Retail
3 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (37.10%) Analyst
2 45 (24.19%) Project Manager
3 34 (18.28%) Business Analyst
4 24 (12.90%) Developer
4 24 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 11 (5.91%) Financial Business Analyst
6 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 6 (3.23%) Tester
9 6 (3.23%) MI Developer
9 6 (3.23%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.69%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.69%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.69%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (2.69%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.69%) DBA
10 5 (2.69%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) .NET
2 9 (4.84%) Web Services
3 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.69%) Middleware
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (2.15%) XML
5 4 (2.15%) WCF
5 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.61%) jQuery
7 2 (1.08%) CSS
7 2 (1.08%) RESTful
8 1 (0.54%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.54%) HTML5
8 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.54%) JSON
8 1 (0.54%) HTML
8 1 (0.54%) WSDL
8 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.69%) Replication
4 3 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.08%) Open Source
5 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.54%) LPAR
6 1 (0.54%) Life Science
6 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.54%) PMI
6 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.99%) Windows
2 5 (2.69%) Android
2 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.15%) UNIX
3 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) Linux
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) HPUX
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) Project Management
3 43 (23.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (13.98%) PRINCE2
6 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce
6 23 (12.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 22 (11.83%) Waterfall
8 21 (11.29%) Supplier Management
9 19 (10.22%) Business Transformation
10 16 (8.60%) RUP
10 16 (8.60%) Scrum
10 16 (8.60%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.06%) ITIL
11 15 (8.06%) SOA
12 13 (6.99%) ETL
12 13 (6.99%) Workflow
12 13 (6.99%) Coaching
13 12 (6.45%) Test Scripting
14 10 (5.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.13%) SQL
2 17 (9.14%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.76%) C#
4 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.15%) Java
6 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.54%) Scala
6 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.76%) ISEB
2 6 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.61%) CCNA
5 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.54%) Degree
6 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) SCCM
2 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.61%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 33 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.60%) Oracle
3 15 (8.06%) VMware
4 8 (4.30%) Cisco
4 8 (4.30%) HP
5 3 (1.61%) Infor
5 3 (1.61%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.08%) Citrix
6 2 (1.08%) Perforce
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.54%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
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