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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 317 304 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.73% 19.96% 18.72%
As % of the General category 55.32% 62.81% 58.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 195 178
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £314 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 13
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.94 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -71.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.21 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £12.42 £56.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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
573 484 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.66% 31.78% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 289 304
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 30
Average hourly rate £12.00 £9.94 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% -71.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £9.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £13.50 £56.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 3 September 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 0 125 £450 - 26
Nottinghamshire +1 83 £413 -8.33% 34
Leicestershire +4 54 £298 -19.32% 14
Derbyshire +4 44 £115 -69.33% 12
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 146 (24.62%) Banking
2 103 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (16.86%) SQL
4 92 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 80 (13.49%) Project Management
6 53 (8.94%) Microsoft
7 51 (8.60%) MS Excel
8 50 (8.43%) .NET
9 49 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (8.09%) Java
11 47 (7.93%) Financial Institution
12 46 (7.76%) MS Office
13 45 (7.59%) Oracle
13 45 (7.59%) C#
14 43 (7.25%) Change Management
15 41 (6.91%) Business Analysis
16 40 (6.75%) Manufacturing
17 38 (6.41%) Migration
17 38 (6.41%) PRINCE2
17 38 (6.41%) UNIX
18 37 (6.24%) QA
19 36 (6.07%) Web Services
20 35 (5.90%) Windows
20 35 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (5.90%) Scrum
21 34 (5.73%) SAP
21 34 (5.73%) Marketing
21 34 (5.73%) SDLC
21 34 (5.73%) Hedge funds
22 33 (5.56%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (3.04%) SAS
2 8 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.18%) IIS
3 7 (1.18%) Apache Qpid
4 6 (1.01%) CICS
5 5 (0.84%) Mule
5 5 (0.84%) Confluence
5 5 (0.84%) Mule ESB
6 3 (0.51%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.51%) CMS
6 3 (0.51%) Apache
7 2 (0.34%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.34%) Node.js
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.17%) MTS
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 51 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.76%) MS Office
3 22 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.87%) MS Project
5 7 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Simulink
7 1 (0.17%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 15 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.35%) Agresso
3 5 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.51%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.51%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle TCA
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.17%) Line 500
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.17%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.01%) Internet
2 3 (0.51%) SSL
2 3 (0.51%) SAN
2 3 (0.51%) Wireless
3 2 (0.34%) Network Security
3 2 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.19%) DB2
5 12 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (1.69%) Redis
8 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.35%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.18%) DataStage
10 7 (1.18%) MySQL
11 6 (1.01%) Base SAS
11 6 (1.01%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.84%) Crystal Analysis
12 5 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 20 (3.37%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.53%) JIRA
2 15 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.19%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.18%) Hudson
5 6 (1.01%) Ranorex
5 6 (1.01%) Maven
5 6 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.01%) Selenium
6 5 (0.84%) Gradle
6 5 (0.84%) Subversion
7 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.51%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.51%) NeoLoad
7 3 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.51%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.51%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.34%) Xcode
8 2 (0.34%) Calabash
9 1 (0.17%) Grunt
General
1 146 (24.62%) Banking
2 47 (7.93%) Financial Institution
3 40 (6.75%) Manufacturing
4 34 (5.73%) Marketing
5 28 (4.72%) Retail
6 24 (4.05%) Legal
7 21 (3.54%) Telecoms
8 19 (3.20%) International Banking
9 15 (2.53%) Aerospace
9 15 (2.53%) Electronics
10 7 (1.18%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.84%) Advertising
12 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 188 (31.70%) Analyst
2 90 (15.18%) Developer
2 90 (15.18%) Business Analyst
3 85 (14.33%) Project Manager
4 33 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 24 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
5 24 (4.05%) Consultant
5 24 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
6 23 (3.88%) Architect
7 16 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 15 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
9 14 (2.36%) Service Manager
9 14 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (2.19%) Change Manager
10 13 (2.19%) Team Leader
10 13 (2.19%) Banking Business Analyst
10 13 (2.19%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (2.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (2.02%) Software Engineer
12 11 (1.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.43%) .NET
2 36 (6.07%) Web Services
3 23 (3.88%) ASP.NET
3 23 (3.88%) HTML
4 19 (3.20%) SOAP
5 16 (2.70%) CSS
6 14 (2.36%) XML
7 13 (2.19%) RESTful
7 13 (2.19%) HTML5
8 10 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (1.35%) Middleware
10 7 (1.18%) CSS3
11 6 (1.01%) jQuery
11 6 (1.01%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.01%) REST
11 6 (1.01%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.84%) XSD
12 5 (0.84%) J2EE
13 4 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.73%) Hedge funds
3 20 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.04%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.53%) DTV
6 13 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.01%) User Experience
9 6 (1.01%) Smart Meter
9 6 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.01%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.01%) VSAM
10 5 (0.84%) Life Science
10 5 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.84%) NHS
11 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.67%) New Media
11 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.41%) UNIX
2 35 (5.90%) Windows
3 22 (3.71%) Linux
4 10 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.34%) Android
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (13.49%) Project Management
4 43 (7.25%) Change Management
5 41 (6.91%) Business Analysis
6 38 (6.41%) Migration
6 38 (6.41%) PRINCE2
7 35 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (5.90%) Scrum
8 34 (5.73%) SDLC
9 28 (4.72%) Programme Management
10 27 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (4.38%) Coaching
12 25 (4.22%) ITIL
13 24 (4.05%) Waterfall
14 22 (3.71%) System Integration Testing
15 21 (3.54%) Service Delivery
16 20 (3.37%) ERP
16 20 (3.37%) Risk Management
17 19 (3.20%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 100 (16.86%) SQL
2 48 (8.09%) Java
3 45 (7.59%) C#
4 25 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.87%) Ruby
6 14 (2.36%) VBA
7 11 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.52%) Python
10 7 (1.18%) VB
10 7 (1.18%) COBOL
11 6 (1.01%) JCL
11 6 (1.01%) SAS Macro
11 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.67%) VBScript
13 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.34%) AWK
14 2 (0.34%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 30 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 26 (4.38%) Degree
3 23 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.19%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.85%) PMP
7 8 (1.35%) APMP
8 7 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.18%) CIMA
9 6 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (1.01%) ISEB
9 6 (1.01%) ACCA
10 5 (0.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.67%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.34%) CISM
12 2 (0.34%) CISSP
12 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.24%) QA
2 21 (3.54%) SLA
3 12 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 12 (2.02%) TickIT
4 5 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.34%) P3O
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) Basel II
System Software
1 17 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.51%) RACF
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.02%) Ansible
2 12 (2.02%) Puppet
3 8 (1.35%) MOM
4 5 (0.84%) Control-M
5 3 (0.51%) Pingdom
6 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) OVSD
7 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 53 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.59%) Oracle
3 34 (5.73%) SAP
4 14 (2.36%) IBM
5 11 (1.85%) Remedy
6 9 (1.52%) HP
7 7 (1.18%) SaltStack
8 6 (1.01%) Hyperion
8 6 (1.01%) Informatica
9 5 (0.84%) EXTOL
10 4 (0.67%) VMware
10 4 (0.67%) BMC
10 4 (0.67%) Sybase
10 4 (0.67%) Tableau
10 4 (0.67%) hybris
11 3 (0.51%) Splunk
11 3 (0.51%) New Relic
11 3 (0.51%) Cognos
11 3 (0.51%) Citrix
11 3 (0.51%) Teradata
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Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £14,750 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Network ITR
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Thebes IT
Rate: £40 - £60 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Thebes IT
Rate: £60 - £80 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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LA International
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £425 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £560 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day +
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
East Midlands
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