The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 15.38% - 14.29%
As % of the General category 46.15% - 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Average daily rate
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£425 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Crewe region.

General Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 33.33% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) JasperReports

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
1 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) JSF
1 1 (12.50%) JDBC
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle