The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 303 312 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.17% 18.93% 18.07%
As % of the General category 59.53% 59.20% 55.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 176 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £101 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 7
Average hourly rate £9.94 £40.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.15% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.35 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £56.59 £65.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
Finance
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
509 527 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.19% 31.98% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 296 254
Average daily rate £425 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £98 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 18
Average hourly rate £9.94 £35.00 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.60% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.00 £13.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £56.21 £65.90
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 the East Midlands

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Finance
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Northamptonshire 0 120 £450 +5.88% 29
Nottinghamshire 0 59 £421 +20.14% 21
Leicestershire -3 41 £363 +18.36% 13
Derbyshire +7 36 £400 +14.28% 15
Lincolnshire +9 9 £350 +64.70% 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 114 (18.87%) Banking
2 110 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (14.07%) Project Management
4 75 (12.42%) Oracle
5 71 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (11.26%) Business Analysis
7 62 (10.26%) SQL
8 55 (9.11%) Migration
9 53 (8.77%) Change Management
10 51 (8.44%) Microsoft
11 50 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (7.95%) Retail
13 45 (7.45%) Java
14 43 (7.12%) MS Excel
15 40 (6.62%) Risk Management
16 37 (6.13%) Oracle EBS R12
17 35 (5.79%) PRINCE2
17 35 (5.79%) UNIX
18 34 (5.63%) Windows
18 34 (5.63%) MS Office
19 32 (5.30%) SAP
19 32 (5.30%) SQL Server
20 30 (4.97%) Retail Banking
21 29 (4.80%) ITIL
22 28 (4.64%) .NET
23 27 (4.47%) ERP
23 27 (4.47%) Manufacturing
23 27 (4.47%) Marketing
24 26 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
24 26 (4.30%) Data Migration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (2.65%) SAS
2 14 (2.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.49%) CMS
3 9 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.66%) CICS
6 3 (0.50%) IIS
6 3 (0.50%) Apache
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.50%) Node.js
7 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.33%) Confluence
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.63%) MS Office
3 21 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.99%) MS Project
6 7 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.99%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 37 (6.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 26 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (3.15%) Agresso
3 19 (3.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 19 (3.15%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (3.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (2.48%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
8 8 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.66%) CA Clarity
11 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (0.50%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.50%) Maximo
12 3 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.33%) Force.com
2 2 (0.33%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.99%) Wireless
1 6 (0.99%) Firewall
2 5 (0.83%) SMS
3 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (0.66%) Internet
3 4 (0.66%) HTTP
3 4 (0.66%) SAN
4 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.50%) Nortel Contivity
4 3 (0.50%) NAS
5 2 (0.33%) NFC
5 2 (0.33%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (0.33%) VoIP
5 2 (0.33%) SSL
5 2 (0.33%) ATM
5 2 (0.33%) ISDN
6 1 (0.17%) PBX
6 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (1.49%) PowerCenter
4 9 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (1.49%) Data Mart
4 9 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (1.32%) DB2
6 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.99%) MS Access
8 5 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (0.83%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.66%) OLAP
9 4 (0.66%) MySQL
9 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.99%) Maven
4 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.83%) Selenium
5 5 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.66%) Calabash
7 3 (0.50%) Subversion
7 3 (0.50%) Grunt
7 3 (0.50%) Yeoman
7 3 (0.50%) Bower
8 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.33%) Hudson
8 2 (0.33%) Gradle
8 2 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.33%) jMock
8 2 (0.33%) JIRA
8 2 (0.33%) ClearCase
General
1 114 (18.87%) Banking
2 48 (7.95%) Retail
3 30 (4.97%) Retail Banking
4 27 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 27 (4.47%) Marketing
5 21 (3.48%) Legal
6 17 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.99%) Electronics
8 11 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.32%) International Banking
9 8 (1.32%) Advertising
10 5 (0.83%) Front Office
10 5 (0.83%) Back Office
10 5 (0.83%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.66%) Billing
12 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 194 (32.12%) Analyst
2 125 (20.70%) Business Analyst
3 93 (15.40%) Developer
4 77 (12.75%) Project Manager
5 43 (7.12%) Senior Analyst
6 40 (6.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 37 (6.13%) Consultant
8 24 (3.97%) Java Developer
9 18 (2.98%) Architect
10 17 (2.81%) Change Manager
10 17 (2.81%) Financial Business Analyst
11 15 (2.48%) Banking Business Analyst
12 13 (2.15%) Support Analyst
12 13 (2.15%) Oracle Consultant
13 12 (1.99%) Senior Manager
13 12 (1.99%) Administrator
14 11 (1.82%) PMO Manager
14 11 (1.82%) Service Manager
14 11 (1.82%) .NET Developer
15 10 (1.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.64%) .NET
2 20 (3.31%) CSS
2 20 (3.31%) XML
3 16 (2.65%) HTML
4 15 (2.48%) J2EE
5 14 (2.32%) Web Services
6 13 (2.15%) JSON
7 12 (1.99%) CSS3
7 12 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
7 12 (1.99%) Ajax
8 11 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 11 (1.82%) Sass
9 9 (1.49%) Java SE
10 8 (1.32%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.32%) Backbone.js
10 8 (1.32%) LESS
10 8 (1.32%) REST
10 8 (1.32%) WCF
10 8 (1.32%) Spring
10 8 (1.32%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.15%) Mainframe
4 12 (1.99%) DTV
5 11 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 10 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.32%) PMI
8 7 (1.16%) NHS
8 7 (1.16%) User Experience
9 5 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.83%) Open Source
9 5 (0.83%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.50%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.33%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.33%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.33%) FMCG
11 2 (0.33%) IVR
11 2 (0.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.79%) UNIX
2 34 (5.63%) Windows
3 17 (2.81%) Linux
4 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.83%) Solaris
6 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.33%) Android
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 85 (14.07%) Project Management
3 71 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (11.26%) Business Analysis
5 55 (9.11%) Migration
6 53 (8.77%) Change Management
7 40 (6.62%) Risk Management
8 35 (5.79%) PRINCE2
9 29 (4.80%) ITIL
10 27 (4.47%) ERP
11 26 (4.30%) Data Migration
12 25 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (3.81%) Programme Management
14 22 (3.64%) Project Planning
15 21 (3.48%) Workflow
15 21 (3.48%) Change Control
16 18 (2.98%) Logistics
16 18 (2.98%) Scrum
17 17 (2.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (10.26%) SQL
2 45 (7.45%) Java
3 25 (4.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (3.97%) C#
5 18 (2.98%) C++
6 13 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 12 (1.99%) C
8 9 (1.49%) Perl
9 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.32%) VB
10 7 (1.16%) VBA
10 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.99%) VBScript
11 6 (0.99%) Python
12 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.66%) ABAP
13 4 (0.66%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (4.14%) Degree
2 17 (2.81%) PMI Certification
3 13 (2.15%) PMP
3 13 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.32%) CISM
5 8 (1.32%) CISSP
5 8 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.16%) ISEB
7 6 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.83%) CISA
9 4 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.66%) APMP
9 4 (0.66%) CRISC
9 4 (0.66%) MBA
9 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.66%) CCIE
9 4 (0.66%) CCNP
10 3 (0.50%) CIMA
11 2 (0.33%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.64%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) SLA
3 6 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.66%) P3O
4 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.50%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.33%) FATCA
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.50%) RACF
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.50%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.66%) Control-M
2 8 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (12.42%) Oracle
2 51 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.30%) SAP
4 16 (2.65%) Remedy
5 12 (1.99%) HP
6 8 (1.32%) VMware
6 8 (1.32%) Informatica
6 8 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.32%) IBM
7 7 (1.16%) Adobe
7 7 (1.16%) Cisco
8 6 (0.99%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.66%) Teradata
9 4 (0.66%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.66%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.66%) Cognos
10 3 (0.50%) Citrix
10 3 (0.50%) Nortel
10 3 (0.50%) Avaya
10 3 (0.50%) Blue Coat
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £150 - £170 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Leake, Leicestershire
CIVIWEB
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Beeston, Nottinghamshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £8.50 - £9.70 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Uni of Lincoln
Rate: £36,309 per annum fixed term for 3 years
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £8.63 - £11.25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago