The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance 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 Derbyshire 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
Rank 11 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.69% 7.87% 9.17%
As % of the General category 58.06% 47.62% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 14
Average daily rate £70 £65 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -83.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £8.63 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 21 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 25.31% 16.54% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 38
Average daily rate £70 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-77.60% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £9.92 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.32% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £17.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Derbyshire 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
Derby +4 16 £315 -33.68% 2
Chesterfield -7 2 £250 -54.54% 4
Alfreton - - - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 38 (39.58%) MS Office
2 38 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 35 (36.46%) Remedy
4 34 (35.42%) Banking
5 33 (34.38%) Windows XP
6 32 (33.33%) International Banking
7 30 (31.25%) Back Office
8 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
9 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 16 (16.67%) Financial Institution
10 15 (15.63%) Project Management
11 13 (13.54%) HP
11 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
12 11 (11.46%) Problem Management
12 11 (11.46%) Service Management
13 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
14 8 (8.33%) SAP
14 8 (8.33%) PMP
14 8 (8.33%) PMI Certification
15 7 (7.29%) SQL
15 7 (7.29%) VBA
15 7 (7.29%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (7.29%) Cisco
15 7 (7.29%) Data Mining
15 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (7.29%) Analytics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 3 (3.13%) IBM Notes
1 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (39.58%) MS Office
2 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Maximo
2 3 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.13%) SAP CO
2 3 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.08%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.08%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (7.29%) Data Mining
1 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) MS Access
2 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
General
1 34 (35.42%) Banking
2 32 (33.33%) International Banking
3 30 (31.25%) Back Office
4 16 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.21%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.08%) Publishing
9 1 (1.04%) Marketing
9 1 (1.04%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 59 (61.46%) Analyst
2 34 (35.42%) Service Analyst
3 31 (32.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (31.25%) 1st Line Support
5 15 (15.63%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Desktop Support
6 7 (7.29%) MI Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Remote Desktop Support
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.17%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.17%) Desktop Team Leader
9 3 (3.13%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Administrator
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) .NET
1 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) GIS
2 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.04%) Statistics
3 1 (1.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000
3 3 (3.13%) NetWare
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) Project Management
2 11 (11.46%) Problem Management
2 11 (11.46%) Service Management
3 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (7.29%) Analytics
5 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 6 (6.25%) Workflow
6 5 (5.21%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.21%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.17%) Migration
8 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.13%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.13%) Validation
8 3 (3.13%) ITIL
8 3 (3.13%) PRINCE
9 2 (2.08%) ERP
9 2 (2.08%) Data Management
9 2 (2.08%) Logistics
9 2 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) SQL
1 7 (7.29%) VBA
2 5 (5.21%) C
3 4 (4.17%) VBScript
3 4 (4.17%) VB
4 2 (2.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) PMP
3 8 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.13%) APMP
5 2 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.04%) CIMA
6 1 (1.04%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.04%) CCNP
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.04%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (39.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.08%) MOM
4 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Remedy
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.54%) HP
4 8 (8.33%) SAP
5 7 (7.29%) Cisco
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix
7 3 (3.13%) Novell
7 3 (3.13%) Lotus
8 2 (2.08%) NetApp
8 2 (2.08%) IBM
8 2 (2.08%) Cognos
8 2 (2.08%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.08%) BT
8 2 (2.08%) Isilon
9 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe