The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 69 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 37.31% 57.02% 60.47%
As % of the General category 60.98% 76.67% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 60 75
Median daily rate £388 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £284 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +34.84%
Finance
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 90 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 61.19% 74.38% 89.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 74 111
Median daily rate £356 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Finance.

1 48 (55.17%) Banking
2 35 (40.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (34.48%) Retail
4 19 (21.84%) Project Management
5 17 (19.54%) Retail Banking
6 10 (11.49%) SAS
6 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.49%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (10.34%) Unix
8 7 (8.05%) AIX
8 7 (8.05%) SDLC
8 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.90%) QA
9 6 (6.90%) Migration
9 6 (6.90%) Data Management
9 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.75%) Windows
10 5 (5.75%) SQL
10 5 (5.75%) Service Management
10 5 (5.75%) Change Management
10 5 (5.75%) User Experience
10 5 (5.75%) Data Quality
11 4 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (4.60%) Credit Risk
11 4 (4.60%) Confluence
11 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.60%) JIRA
11 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (4.60%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 10 (11.49%) SAS
2 4 (4.60%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) BIG-IP
1 3 (3.45%) Firewall
1 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) SMS
2 2 (2.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Informix
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) DB2
3 1 (1.15%) OLAP
3 1 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.30%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (55.17%) Banking
2 30 (34.48%) Retail
3 17 (19.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) Project Manager
3 15 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Administrator
5 7 (8.05%) Banking Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Business Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Designer
8 4 (4.60%) Finance Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Scrum Master
8 4 (4.60%) UX Designer
9 3 (3.45%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Customer Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Finance Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) IP Specialist
9 3 (3.45%) Mortgage Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Software Configuration Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) CSS
2 2 (2.30%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) CSS3
3 1 (1.15%) HTML5
3 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.15%) Middleware
3 1 (1.15%) Sass
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) User Experience
3 4 (4.60%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) DataPower
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Unix
2 7 (8.05%) AIX
3 5 (5.75%) Windows
4 3 (3.45%) Linux
5 2 (2.30%) VMS
5 2 (2.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (21.84%) Project Management
3 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.49%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.05%) SDLC
4 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (6.90%) Data Management
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
5 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.75%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Management
7 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Scrum
7 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.45%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) Perl
2 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.30%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) APMP
2 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CISSP
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (4.60%) Cisco
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle
2 3 (3.45%) F5
3 2 (2.30%) IBM
3 2 (2.30%) NetIQ
3 2 (2.30%) SAP
3 2 (2.30%) Teradata
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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