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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 62 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.61% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.95% 1.30% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.57 £11.00 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-12.97% +1.05%
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
317 385 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.44% 46.84% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 200 247
Average daily rate £400 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 16
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.56 £37.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.78% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £14.89 £19.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.17 £47.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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
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 21 August 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
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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 +6 1 £325 -
Chester - - - - 3
Crewe - - - -
Financial Institution
North West

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec