The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 73 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 2 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.26% 1.99%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.58% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £388 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.72 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £9.82
% change year-on-year
- +60.46%
Financial Institution
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
365 347 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.67% 45.01% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 201 175
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% -53.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -5 1 £325 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Financial Institution
North West

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 3 (37.50%) BMC
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Maximo
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Tandem

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) BMC
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy