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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 248 302 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.68% 19.16% 19.10%
As % of the General category 47.15% 55.11% 60.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 176 180
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £547 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 9
Median hourly rate £8.91 £11.00 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.52 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £26.48 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
526 548 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.25% 34.77% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 345 271
Median daily rate £425 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 20
Median hourly rate £12.56 £11.50 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +15.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.64 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £28.40 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire 0 90 £425 -5.55% 6
Nottinghamshire -2 71 £425 +11.11% 35
Derbyshire +3 37 £365 +50.82% 4
Leicestershire -6 26 £338 +15.87% 16
Lincolnshire -2 4 £425 -10.52% 6
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 106 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 93 (18.67%) Project Management
3 87 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (16.47%) Banking
5 73 (14.66%) Oracle
6 52 (10.44%) Migration
6 52 (10.44%) PRINCE2
7 50 (10.04%) SQL
8 49 (9.84%) SAP
9 41 (8.23%) MS Office
10 39 (7.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 39 (7.83%) Oracle EBS R12
11 38 (7.63%) Change Management
12 36 (7.23%) MS Excel
13 34 (6.83%) Microsoft
14 33 (6.63%) Data Migration
15 32 (6.43%) SDLC
15 32 (6.43%) QA
15 32 (6.43%) Programme Management
16 30 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (5.82%) Legal
17 29 (5.82%) Business Analysis
18 28 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
18 28 (5.62%) Security Cleared
19 27 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (5.42%) Windows
20 26 (5.22%) Risk Management
20 26 (5.22%) Retail
21 25 (5.02%) Marketing
21 25 (5.02%) Manufacturing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (1.61%) SAS
4 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.60%) CMS
6 3 (0.60%) Confluence
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.40%) Apache
7 2 (0.40%) Mule
7 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (8.23%) MS Office
2 36 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.61%) MS Project
4 16 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 39 (7.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (4.42%) Oracle Financials
4 16 (3.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 14 (2.81%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (2.81%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (2.61%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (2.01%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (1.00%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.80%) BASE24
11 4 (0.80%) Cognos Planning
11 4 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 3 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.00%) Office 365
3 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.60%) Taleo
5 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.01%) Internet
2 9 (1.81%) LAN
3 8 (1.61%) Firewall
4 7 (1.41%) VPN
4 7 (1.41%) WAN
5 4 (0.80%) DNS
5 4 (0.80%) LDAP
5 4 (0.80%) SSL
5 4 (0.80%) Wireless
6 3 (0.60%) Network Security
6 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.40%) HTTP
7 2 (0.40%) Intranet
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
8 1 (0.20%) DHCP
8 1 (0.20%) MPLS
8 1 (0.20%) SAN
8 1 (0.20%) SMTP
8 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (1.00%) SAP HANA
5 4 (0.80%) Big Data
5 4 (0.80%) DB2
5 4 (0.80%) Essbase
5 4 (0.80%) MySQL
5 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.60%) HBase
6 3 (0.60%) Impala
6 3 (0.60%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.01%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.61%) JIRA
5 5 (1.00%) Maven
6 4 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.80%) Gradle
7 3 (0.60%) MSTest
7 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.40%) CasperJS
8 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.40%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.40%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.40%) jMock
8 2 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.40%) Selenium
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.40%) Subversion
8 2 (0.40%) webpack
8 2 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 82 (16.47%) Banking
2 29 (5.82%) Legal
3 26 (5.22%) Retail
4 25 (5.02%) Manufacturing
4 25 (5.02%) Marketing
5 16 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.61%) Back Office
7 11 (2.21%) Electronics
8 8 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.00%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.00%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.80%) Billing
10 4 (0.80%) International Banking
11 3 (0.60%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Law
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (31.12%) Analyst
2 86 (17.27%) Project Manager
3 53 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 48 (9.64%) Developer
5 45 (9.04%) Financial Analyst
6 36 (7.23%) Consultant
7 30 (6.02%) Service Analyst
8 23 (4.62%) Data Analyst
9 22 (4.42%) Architect
10 21 (4.22%) Programme Manager
11 19 (3.82%) Test Analyst
12 18 (3.61%) Senior Manager
13 17 (3.41%) Functional Consultant
13 17 (3.41%) Oracle Analyst
13 17 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
14 16 (3.21%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 14 (2.81%) IT Manager
15 14 (2.81%) Senior Project Manager
15 14 (2.81%) Service Desk Analyst
16 13 (2.61%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.41%) .NET
2 16 (3.21%) Web Services
3 15 (3.01%) HTML
4 13 (2.61%) .NET Framework
5 12 (2.41%) HTML5
6 9 (1.81%) CSS
7 8 (1.61%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.61%) jQuery
8 7 (1.41%) WCF
9 6 (1.20%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.20%) Entity Framework
10 5 (1.00%) Classic ASP
10 5 (1.00%) CSS3
10 5 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (0.80%) Sass
11 4 (0.80%) SOAP
11 4 (0.80%) XML
12 3 (0.60%) Java SE
12 3 (0.60%) Kafka
13 2 (0.40%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.21%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 7 (1.41%) NHS
3 7 (1.41%) User Experience
4 6 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.20%) PMI
5 5 (1.00%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (0.80%) Blackberry
6 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 4 (0.80%) Tandem
7 3 (0.60%) CESG
7 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.40%) Life Science
8 2 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.42%) Windows
2 22 (4.42%) Linux
3 12 (2.41%) Unix
4 11 (2.21%) Windows XP
5 6 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.40%) HPUX
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 93 (18.67%) Project Management
3 87 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (10.44%) Migration
4 52 (10.44%) PRINCE2
5 39 (7.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (7.63%) Change Management
7 33 (6.63%) Data Migration
8 32 (6.43%) Programme Management
8 32 (6.43%) SDLC
9 29 (5.82%) Business Analysis
10 27 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.22%) Risk Management
12 25 (5.02%) ERP
12 25 (5.02%) Scrum
13 21 (4.22%) ITIL
13 21 (4.22%) Service Management
14 20 (4.02%) ETL
15 19 (3.82%) Data Modelling
15 19 (3.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (10.04%) SQL
2 25 (5.02%) Java
3 23 (4.62%) C#
4 18 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.01%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.01%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.20%) VB
7 6 (1.20%) VBA
8 5 (1.00%) Python
8 5 (1.00%) VB6
9 4 (0.80%) PHP
9 4 (0.80%) VBScript
10 3 (0.60%) C++
10 3 (0.60%) Ruby
10 3 (0.60%) Scala
11 2 (0.40%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.40%) Groovy
11 2 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.41%) Degree
3 17 (3.41%) PMI Certification
4 15 (3.01%) ISEB
5 14 (2.81%) PMP
6 7 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.41%) CISSP
7 6 (1.20%) ACCA
7 6 (1.20%) CIMA
7 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.00%) APMP
9 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.40%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.40%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.43%) QA
2 12 (2.41%) SLA
3 11 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.40%) SEPA
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) Docker
3 4 (0.80%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.61%) Puppet
2 6 (1.20%) Ansible
2 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.80%) Mesos
4 3 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.60%) MOM
4 3 (0.60%) Oozie
4 3 (0.60%) SCCM
5 2 (0.40%) Control-M
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) Nessus
6 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 73 (14.66%) Oracle
2 49 (9.84%) SAP
3 34 (6.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.81%) Cisco
4 9 (1.81%) Remedy
5 8 (1.61%) HP
6 7 (1.41%) Cognos
6 7 (1.41%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.20%) Rally
8 5 (1.00%) Citrix
8 5 (1.00%) Juniper
8 5 (1.00%) Sun
9 4 (0.80%) Google
9 4 (0.80%) Lotus
10 3 (0.60%) Blue Coat
10 3 (0.60%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.60%) Tableau
11 2 (0.40%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.40%) Zend
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