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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 281 287 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.08% 19.33% 17.58%
As % of the General category 51.56% 60.55% 56.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 185 132
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Average hourly rate £10.44 £12.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -34.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
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
545 474 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.13% 31.92% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 283 216
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 33
Average hourly rate £10.44 £12.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -39.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 103 £450 - 27
Nottinghamshire -2 88 £400 -1.84% 29
Leicestershire +7 45 £250 -9.09% 16
Derbyshire -4 25 £380 +34.51% 11
Lincolnshire -1 8 £475 +17.28% 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 144 (24.83%) Banking
2 98 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (13.10%) Project Management
5 72 (12.41%) SQL
6 62 (10.69%) Java
7 51 (8.79%) Oracle
8 50 (8.62%) MS Excel
9 48 (8.28%) Financial Institution
10 46 (7.93%) Microsoft
10 46 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (7.24%) Retail
12 40 (6.90%) Windows
13 39 (6.72%) Migration
14 38 (6.55%) C#
15 37 (6.38%) Scrum
16 35 (6.03%) Business Analysis
17 34 (5.86%) .NET
17 34 (5.86%) UNIX
18 32 (5.52%) PRINCE2
18 32 (5.52%) Coaching
19 31 (5.34%) Change Management
20 30 (5.17%) JavaScript
20 30 (5.17%) Hedge funds
21 29 (5.00%) Data Analysis
22 27 (4.66%) QA
22 27 (4.66%) SQL Server
22 27 (4.66%) MS Office
23 26 (4.48%) Marketing
24 25 (4.31%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.90%) SAS
3 9 (1.55%) Apache
4 6 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.03%) CICS
4 6 (1.03%) CMS
4 6 (1.03%) Apache Qpid
4 6 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.86%) Node.js
5 5 (0.86%) Mule ESB
5 5 (0.86%) Mule
6 4 (0.69%) IIS
6 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.52%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.34%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.17%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 50 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.66%) MS Office
3 14 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.24%) MS Project
5 7 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.03%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 19 (3.28%) Agresso
2 15 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.86%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.69%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.69%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.34%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.34%) Maximo
9 2 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle TCA
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
3 1 (0.17%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.69%) SAN
1 4 (0.69%) Internet
1 4 (0.69%) Network Security
2 3 (0.52%) Firewall
2 3 (0.52%) Wireless
2 3 (0.52%) ATM
3 2 (0.34%) LAN
3 2 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.17%) PABX
4 1 (0.17%) VLAN
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) CTI
4 1 (0.17%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.17%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) PBX
4 1 (0.17%) SMS
4 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (1.90%) DB2
5 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.55%) DataStage
5 9 (1.55%) MySQL
6 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.21%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.03%) Big Data
8 6 (1.03%) Redis
8 6 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.86%) Pentaho
10 4 (0.69%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (4.14%) Jenkins
2 20 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.41%) JIRA
4 13 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.72%) Maven
5 10 (1.72%) Calabash
6 8 (1.38%) Toad
6 8 (1.38%) Subversion
6 8 (1.38%) Gradle
7 6 (1.03%) Hudson
7 6 (1.03%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.86%) Xcode
9 4 (0.69%) Selenium
9 4 (0.69%) Ranorex
9 4 (0.69%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.52%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.52%) Grunt
10 3 (0.52%) Bower
10 3 (0.52%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 144 (24.83%) Banking
2 48 (8.28%) Financial Institution
3 42 (7.24%) Retail
4 26 (4.48%) Marketing
5 22 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.62%) Legal
7 18 (3.10%) Retail Banking
8 12 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.07%) International Banking
9 6 (1.03%) Electronics
9 6 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.69%) Advertising
10 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.52%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 198 (34.14%) Analyst
2 116 (20.00%) Developer
3 98 (16.90%) Business Analyst
4 64 (11.03%) Project Manager
5 35 (6.03%) Service Analyst
6 33 (5.69%) Consultant
7 29 (5.00%) Architect
8 27 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (3.62%) Data Analyst
9 21 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
10 18 (3.10%) Senior Manager
10 18 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (2.76%) Team Leader
12 14 (2.41%) Senior Business Analyst
13 12 (2.07%) Banking Business Analyst
13 12 (2.07%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (1.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (1.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
14 11 (1.90%) Java Developer
14 11 (1.90%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.86%) .NET
2 22 (3.79%) CSS
2 22 (3.79%) HTML
3 19 (3.28%) Web Services
4 15 (2.59%) Ajax
4 15 (2.59%) JSON
5 14 (2.41%) SOAP
5 14 (2.41%) REST
6 13 (2.24%) CSS3
6 13 (2.24%) RESTful
7 11 (1.90%) AngularJS
7 11 (1.90%) XML
8 10 (1.72%) jQuery
9 9 (1.55%) HTML5
9 9 (1.55%) Sass
9 9 (1.55%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.38%) Backbone.js
10 8 (1.38%) LESS
11 6 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.17%) Hedge funds
3 18 (3.10%) Open Source
3 18 (3.10%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.24%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.72%) User Experience
7 8 (1.38%) PKI
8 7 (1.21%) Clustering
9 6 (1.03%) DTV
9 6 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.03%) Reference Data
10 5 (0.86%) VSAM
10 5 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.69%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.52%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.90%) Windows
2 34 (5.86%) UNIX
3 24 (4.14%) Linux
4 10 (1.72%) Windows XP
4 10 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.69%) Android
6 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.52%) Solaris
7 2 (0.34%) AIX
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) zOS
8 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (13.10%) Project Management
4 39 (6.72%) Migration
5 37 (6.38%) Scrum
6 35 (6.03%) Business Analysis
7 32 (5.52%) PRINCE2
7 32 (5.52%) Coaching
8 31 (5.34%) Change Management
9 29 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 25 (4.31%) ITIL
11 24 (4.14%) Configuration Management
12 23 (3.97%) ERP
13 22 (3.79%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (3.79%) Service Delivery
14 21 (3.62%) Workflow
14 21 (3.62%) TDD
14 21 (3.62%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.45%) PRINCE
16 18 (3.10%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 72 (12.41%) SQL
2 62 (10.69%) Java
3 38 (6.55%) C#
4 30 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.24%) PL/SQL
5 13 (2.24%) VBA
6 10 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.38%) Python
7 8 (1.38%) COBOL
7 8 (1.38%) Ruby
8 6 (1.03%) VBScript
8 6 (1.03%) Objective-C
8 6 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.86%) JCL
9 5 (0.86%) VB
9 5 (0.86%) Delphi
9 5 (0.86%) C++
10 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.52%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (3.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (2.59%) Degree
3 13 (2.24%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.90%) PMP
6 9 (1.55%) APMP
7 8 (1.38%) ISEB
8 7 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.03%) CIMA
9 6 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.03%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.86%) ACCA
11 4 (0.69%) CISSP
12 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
13 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.17%) ISSAP
14 1 (0.17%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.66%) QA
2 24 (4.14%) SLA
3 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) P3O
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) Basel II
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.17%) iptables
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.07%) Puppet
3 11 (1.90%) Ansible
4 8 (1.38%) MOM
5 7 (1.21%) Control-M
6 2 (0.34%) SCOM
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 51 (8.79%) Oracle
2 46 (7.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.28%) SAP
4 12 (2.07%) IBM
5 10 (1.72%) Remedy
6 8 (1.38%) GoldenSource
7 7 (1.21%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.03%) Adobe
8 6 (1.03%) BMC
8 6 (1.03%) SaltStack
9 5 (0.86%) Axway
9 5 (0.86%) VMware
9 5 (0.86%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.86%) Cognos
10 4 (0.69%) Citrix
10 4 (0.69%) HP
10 4 (0.69%) Teradata
10 4 (0.69%) Endeca
11 3 (0.52%) hybris
11 3 (0.52%) Zend
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