The first 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 18 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 68 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.71% 0.53% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.94% 1.31% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £388 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £332 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £648 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £18.64
% change year-on-year
-41.46% +10.00%
General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
310 305 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.64% 40.61% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 135 178
Average daily rate £400 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +195.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.36 £14.16 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.25 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Financial Institution
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +3 1 £375 +13.63%
Chester - - - -
Financial Institution
North West

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Middleware
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (13.04%) MS Office
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) VBA
7 3 (13.04%) JBoss
7 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
7 3 (13.04%) LDAP
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) Sun
7 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
7 3 (13.04%) PMP
7 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (13.04%) Banking
7 3 (13.04%) Release Management
7 3 (13.04%) CA Wily

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.70%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
1 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (4.35%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Sun
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata
Cheshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 260-280 Per Day
Posted: 15 days ago