The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 16.67% 12.22% 3.33%
As % of the General category 55.56% 35.48% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
Average hourly rate £12.72 £8.82 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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Derbyshire

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

General Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 62 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 30.00% 34.44% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 6
Average daily rate £375 £70 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+435.71% -78.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £65 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £358 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 1
Average hourly rate £9.94 £8.82 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.76% -29.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) Migration
3 14 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 14 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (20.41%) Financial Institution
5 9 (18.37%) Change Management
5 9 (18.37%) MS Office
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
7 7 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (14.29%) Windows
8 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.24%) Cognos
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (12.24%) Remedy
8 6 (12.24%) Workflow
8 6 (12.24%) Validation
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) IBM
9 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
10 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
10 4 (8.16%) SAS
10 4 (8.16%) MS Project
10 4 (8.16%) Banking
10 4 (8.16%) Legal
10 4 (8.16%) International Banking
10 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 4 (8.16%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.37%) MS Office
3 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (8.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (4.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.04%) PRMS
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos Query Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos Event Studio
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.41%) Financial Institution
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) International Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Project Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) Ajax
1 1 (2.04%) JSON
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) HTML5
1 1 (2.04%) CSS3
1 1 (2.04%) PhoneGap
1 1 (2.04%) Worklight
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) New Media
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) AS400
3 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Migration
2 14 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Change Management
4 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
5 6 (12.24%) Workflow
5 6 (12.24%) Validation
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) Coaching
8 3 (6.12%) ERP
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) COBOL
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) APMP
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Cognos
3 6 (12.24%) Remedy
4 5 (10.20%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) BT
5 1 (2.04%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.04%) Progress
5 1 (2.04%) HP