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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 227 266 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.96% 16.91% 20.45%
As % of the General category 46.90% 50.57% 62.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 151 191
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.98% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.99 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £26.45 £22.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
484 526 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.91% 33.44% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 325 283
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £557 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Median hourly rate £32.50 £10.44 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.30% +4.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.46 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 1 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
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 1 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 -2 82 £450 - 16
Nottinghamshire -2 70 £415 +3.75% 27
Derbyshire +7 27 £325 -13.21% 5
Leicestershire -8 23 £338 +35.00% 12
Lincolnshire +4 3 £350 -26.31% 8
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 101 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 84 (18.26%) Project Management
3 80 (17.39%) Banking
4 75 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (12.39%) Oracle
6 49 (10.65%) SQL
6 49 (10.65%) PRINCE2
7 48 (10.43%) SAP
8 40 (8.70%) Migration
9 38 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (8.04%) MS Office
11 33 (7.17%) Business Analysis
12 32 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (6.74%) MS Excel
14 30 (6.52%) Windows
14 30 (6.52%) QA
15 29 (6.30%) Legal
15 29 (6.30%) Change Management
16 28 (6.09%) Programme Management
16 28 (6.09%) SDLC
17 27 (5.87%) Retail
17 27 (5.87%) Microsoft
18 26 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (5.65%) Oracle EBS R12
19 25 (5.43%) ERP
19 25 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
19 25 (5.43%) Marketing
20 24 (5.22%) ITIL
21 22 (4.78%) Linux
21 22 (4.78%) Java

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 19 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (1.52%) SAS
4 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.87%) CMS
6 4 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.43%) Confluence
8 2 (0.43%) Mule
8 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.22%) Liferay
9 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (8.04%) MS Office
2 31 (6.74%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.70%) MS Project
4 14 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (5.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (2.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (2.61%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (2.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
7 9 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (1.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (1.09%) Cognos Planning
9 5 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (1.09%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.87%) BASE24
10 4 (0.87%) HFM
10 4 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.09%) Office 365
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) Taleo
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.74%) Internet
2 7 (1.52%) LAN
2 7 (1.52%) VPN
2 7 (1.52%) WAN
3 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.09%) Firewall
5 4 (0.87%) DNS
5 4 (0.87%) LDAP
5 4 (0.87%) SSL
5 4 (0.87%) Wireless
6 3 (0.65%) Network Security
6 3 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.43%) HTTP
7 2 (0.43%) Intranet
7 2 (0.43%) SAN
7 2 (0.43%) VLAN
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.22%) MPLS
8 1 (0.22%) SMTP
8 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (1.30%) Essbase
5 6 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.09%) DB2
7 4 (0.87%) Base SAS
7 4 (0.87%) MySQL
8 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.65%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.43%) DataStage
9 2 (0.43%) DTS
9 2 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 7 (1.52%) JIRA
1 7 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.65%) Maven
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.43%) CasperJS
4 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.43%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.43%) jMock
4 2 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (0.43%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.43%) Selenium
4 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.43%) Subversion
4 2 (0.43%) webpack
4 2 (0.43%) Xcode
5 1 (0.22%) gulp
5 1 (0.22%) Ranorex
General
1 80 (17.39%) Banking
2 29 (6.30%) Legal
3 27 (5.87%) Retail
4 25 (5.43%) Marketing
5 17 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.61%) Back Office
8 11 (2.39%) Electronics
9 9 (1.96%) International Banking
10 4 (0.87%) Billing
10 4 (0.87%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.65%) Advertising
11 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.65%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (29.13%) Analyst
2 74 (16.09%) Project Manager
3 51 (11.09%) Business Analyst
4 46 (10.00%) Developer
5 39 (8.48%) Consultant
6 28 (6.09%) Service Analyst
7 27 (5.87%) Financial Analyst
8 20 (4.35%) Architect
9 18 (3.91%) Functional Consultant
9 18 (3.91%) Oracle Consultant
9 18 (3.91%) Programme Manager
10 17 (3.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 17 (3.70%) Test Analyst
11 16 (3.48%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.83%) Banking Analyst
12 13 (2.83%) IT Manager
13 12 (2.61%) Business Manager
13 12 (2.61%) Senior Project Manager
13 12 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (2.39%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.48%) .NET
2 12 (2.61%) .NET Framework
3 11 (2.39%) HTML
3 11 (2.39%) Web Services
4 9 (1.96%) HTML5
5 8 (1.74%) CSS
6 6 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.09%) Classic ASP
7 5 (1.09%) CSS3
7 5 (1.09%) jQuery
7 5 (1.09%) Sass
8 4 (0.87%) Entity Framework
8 4 (0.87%) WCF
8 4 (0.87%) XML
9 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.65%) Kafka
9 3 (0.65%) SOAP
10 2 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.61%) Mainframe
3 8 (1.74%) Blackberry
3 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.74%) NHS
4 7 (1.52%) Smart Meter
5 6 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.30%) PMI
6 5 (1.09%) iPad
6 5 (1.09%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.87%) Tandem
8 3 (0.65%) CESG
8 3 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.65%) Statistics
8 3 (0.65%) User Experience
9 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.52%) Windows
2 22 (4.78%) Linux
3 17 (3.70%) Unix
4 11 (2.39%) Windows XP
5 8 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.65%) AIX
8 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.65%) MVS
8 3 (0.65%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) Android
9 2 (0.43%) HPUX
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 84 (18.26%) Project Management
3 75 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (10.65%) PRINCE2
5 40 (8.70%) Migration
6 38 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (7.17%) Business Analysis
8 29 (6.30%) Change Management
9 28 (6.09%) Programme Management
9 28 (6.09%) SDLC
10 26 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (5.43%) ERP
12 24 (5.22%) ITIL
13 22 (4.78%) Data Migration
13 22 (4.78%) Scrum
14 21 (4.57%) Risk Management
15 20 (4.35%) Service Management
16 18 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (3.91%) Data Analysis
17 17 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.65%) SQL
2 22 (4.78%) C#
2 22 (4.78%) Java
3 14 (3.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 10 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 10 (2.17%) VB.NET
5 6 (1.30%) VB
5 6 (1.30%) VBA
6 5 (1.09%) Python
6 5 (1.09%) VB6
7 4 (0.87%) VBScript
8 3 (0.65%) C++
8 3 (0.65%) PHP
9 2 (0.43%) ABAP
9 2 (0.43%) C
9 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.43%) Ruby
9 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (4.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.26%) Degree
3 14 (3.04%) ISEB
4 13 (2.83%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.96%) CISSP
5 9 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.52%) ACCA
6 7 (1.52%) CIMA
6 7 (1.52%) PMP
7 5 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.87%) CISA
8 4 (0.87%) CISM
8 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.65%) ICAEW
9 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.43%) APMP
10 2 (0.43%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.52%) QA
2 11 (2.39%) SLA
3 9 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.43%) SEPA
7 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.87%) Docker
2 4 (0.87%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) Puppet
2 6 (1.30%) Ansible
3 5 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.87%) Mesos
5 3 (0.65%) Control-M
5 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.65%) Nessus
5 3 (0.65%) SCCM
5 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.43%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.22%) Oozie
7 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 57 (12.39%) Oracle
2 48 (10.43%) SAP
3 27 (5.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.96%) Hyperion
4 9 (1.96%) Remedy
5 8 (1.74%) HP
6 6 (1.30%) Cisco
6 6 (1.30%) Cognos
6 6 (1.30%) Rally
7 4 (0.87%) Citrix
7 4 (0.87%) Google
7 4 (0.87%) Lotus
7 4 (0.87%) Pegasus
8 3 (0.65%) IBM
8 3 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.65%) Sun
8 3 (0.65%) Tableau
9 2 (0.43%) Infor
9 2 (0.43%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.43%) Zend
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