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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 266 285 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.08% 19.67% 20.65%
As % of the General category 51.25% 61.42% 58.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 182 170
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 6
Average hourly rate £10.44 £9.94 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -17.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
519 464 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.33% 32.02% 35.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 272 279
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 25
Average hourly rate £10.44 £9.94 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -65.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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 2 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 July 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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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 94 £450 - 21
Nottinghamshire -1 85 £391 -0.63% 42
Leicestershire +13 52 £250 -30.06% 6
Derbyshire -6 25 £375 +17.03% 7
Lincolnshire -6 3 £475 +19.87% 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 151 (24.28%) Banking
2 100 (16.08%) Project Management
3 93 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (13.50%) SQL
6 62 (9.97%) Java
7 58 (9.32%) MS Excel
8 55 (8.84%) Oracle
9 52 (8.36%) Financial Institution
10 47 (7.56%) Microsoft
11 46 (7.40%) Windows
12 45 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (6.91%) UNIX
13 43 (6.91%) Retail
14 42 (6.75%) Business Analysis
14 42 (6.75%) PRINCE2
15 39 (6.27%) Migration
16 38 (6.11%) Change Management
17 35 (5.63%) .NET
17 35 (5.63%) Coaching
18 34 (5.47%) Hedge funds
18 34 (5.47%) C#
18 34 (5.47%) MS Office
18 34 (5.47%) Scrum
19 31 (4.98%) ERP
19 31 (4.98%) QA
20 30 (4.82%) Linux
20 30 (4.82%) ITIL
20 30 (4.82%) Manufacturing
21 29 (4.66%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (2.57%) SAS
2 15 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.29%) Apache
4 7 (1.13%) Apache Qpid
5 6 (0.96%) CMS
5 6 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.80%) Mule
6 5 (0.80%) CICS
6 5 (0.80%) Node.js
6 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.80%) Mule ESB
7 4 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.48%) Confluence
8 3 (0.48%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.48%) IIS
9 2 (0.32%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 58 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.47%) MS Office
3 19 (3.05%) MS Project
4 11 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 18 (2.89%) Agresso
2 15 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.80%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.64%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.48%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) PaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
3 1 (0.16%) CallidusCloud
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.64%) Internet
1 4 (0.64%) SAN
2 3 (0.48%) SSL
2 3 (0.48%) Firewall
2 3 (0.48%) Wireless
3 2 (0.32%) ATM
3 2 (0.32%) Network Security
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.16%) PABX
4 1 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.16%) CTI
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) PBX
4 1 (0.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.09%) DB2
4 10 (1.61%) MySQL
5 9 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (1.45%) DataStage
6 8 (1.29%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.29%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.13%) Redis
8 6 (0.96%) Base SAS
8 6 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.80%) Pentaho
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.64%) OLAP
11 3 (0.48%) QlikView
11 3 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 23 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.93%) JIRA
4 11 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.13%) Hudson
5 7 (1.13%) Gradle
5 7 (1.13%) Subversion
5 7 (1.13%) Maven
6 5 (0.80%) Toad
6 5 (0.80%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.64%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.64%) Calabash
7 4 (0.64%) Selenium
7 4 (0.64%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.48%) Bower
8 3 (0.48%) gulp
8 3 (0.48%) Lombardi
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.48%) Grunt
8 3 (0.48%) Yeoman
General
1 151 (24.28%) Banking
2 52 (8.36%) Financial Institution
3 43 (6.91%) Retail
4 30 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 27 (4.34%) Marketing
6 25 (4.02%) Legal
7 16 (2.57%) Retail Banking
8 13 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.93%) International Banking
10 9 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.13%) Electronics
12 5 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.64%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.64%) Advertising
14 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.32%) Back Office
15 2 (0.32%) Billing
16 1 (0.16%) Local Government
16 1 (0.16%) French Language
16 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 198 (31.83%) Analyst
2 111 (17.85%) Developer
3 99 (15.92%) Business Analyst
4 83 (13.34%) Project Manager
5 37 (5.95%) Service Analyst
6 36 (5.79%) Consultant
7 29 (4.66%) Architect
8 25 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
10 20 (3.22%) Team Leader
11 17 (2.73%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (2.41%) Data Analyst
12 15 (2.41%) Senior Manager
13 14 (2.25%) Change Manager
14 13 (2.09%) Banking Business Analyst
15 12 (1.93%) Business Manager
15 12 (1.93%) MI Analyst
15 12 (1.93%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (1.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.63%) .NET
2 20 (3.22%) CSS
2 20 (3.22%) Web Services
3 17 (2.73%) HTML
3 17 (2.73%) SOAP
4 16 (2.57%) RESTful
5 14 (2.25%) JSON
5 14 (2.25%) Ajax
6 13 (2.09%) REST
7 12 (1.93%) XML
8 11 (1.77%) CSS3
9 9 (1.45%) Backbone.js
9 9 (1.45%) Sass
9 9 (1.45%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.45%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.29%) LESS
11 7 (1.13%) HTML5
11 7 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.47%) Hedge funds
3 25 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.73%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.13%) User Experience
6 7 (1.13%) DTV
6 7 (1.13%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.13%) Data Centre
7 6 (0.96%) PKI
7 6 (0.96%) Clustering
8 5 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.80%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.80%) Reference Data
8 5 (0.80%) VSAM
9 4 (0.64%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.40%) Windows
2 43 (6.91%) UNIX
3 30 (4.82%) Linux
4 11 (1.77%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.48%) Solaris
8 2 (0.32%) AIX
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE
9 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (16.08%) Project Management
2 93 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (6.75%) Business Analysis
4 42 (6.75%) PRINCE2
5 39 (6.27%) Migration
6 38 (6.11%) Change Management
7 35 (5.63%) Coaching
8 34 (5.47%) Scrum
9 31 (4.98%) ERP
10 30 (4.82%) ITIL
11 29 (4.66%) Configuration Management
11 29 (4.66%) SDLC
12 26 (4.18%) Service Delivery
13 25 (4.02%) PRINCE
14 23 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (3.70%) Risk Management
14 23 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (3.54%) Programme Management
16 21 (3.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (13.50%) SQL
2 62 (9.97%) Java
3 34 (5.47%) C#
4 28 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.73%) VBA
6 15 (2.41%) Ruby
6 15 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 12 (1.93%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.45%) Python
9 7 (1.13%) COBOL
9 7 (1.13%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.96%) SAS Macro
10 6 (0.96%) VBScript
10 6 (0.96%) VB
10 6 (0.96%) JCL
11 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.64%) Delphi
11 4 (0.64%) C++
12 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.54%) Degree
3 20 (3.22%) PMI Certification
4 19 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.89%) PMP
6 16 (2.57%) APMP
7 9 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.29%) ISEB
9 6 (0.96%) CIMA
10 5 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.80%) ACCA
11 4 (0.64%) CISSP
12 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
13 2 (0.32%) CISM
13 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.16%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.98%) QA
2 26 (4.18%) SLA
3 7 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.32%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) Docker
3 1 (0.16%) iptables
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (2.41%) MOM
3 13 (2.09%) Puppet
4 12 (1.93%) Ansible
5 7 (1.13%) Control-M
6 2 (0.32%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) OVSD
7 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 55 (8.84%) Oracle
2 47 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.05%) SAP
4 12 (1.93%) IBM
5 11 (1.77%) Remedy
6 7 (1.13%) SaltStack
7 6 (0.96%) Business Objects
7 6 (0.96%) Adobe
7 6 (0.96%) HP
7 6 (0.96%) BMC
8 5 (0.80%) Citrix
8 5 (0.80%) Cognos
8 5 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.80%) VMware
8 5 (0.80%) GoldenSource
9 4 (0.64%) Endeca
9 4 (0.64%) Informatica
9 4 (0.64%) Axway
10 3 (0.48%) hybris
10 3 (0.48%) Tableau
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