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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 58 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 44.78% 58.00% 60.81%
As % of the General category 69.77% 72.50% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 89
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 £270 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £430 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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
43 80 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 64.18% 80.00% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 65 126
Median daily rate £356 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £285 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +28.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 39 (54.17%) Banking
2 29 (40.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (25.00%) Retail
4 11 (15.28%) Project Management
5 10 (13.89%) Retail Banking
6 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.11%) Data Management
7 8 (11.11%) Unix
8 7 (9.72%) SAS
8 7 (9.72%) Change Management
9 6 (8.33%) QA
9 6 (8.33%) Credit Risk
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.94%) SDLC
10 5 (6.94%) User Experience
10 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.94%) AIX
11 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
11 4 (5.56%) Cisco
11 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.56%) Tivoli
11 4 (5.56%) Migration
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.17%) F5
12 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (4.17%) Degree

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 7 (9.72%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) MS Project
4 2 (2.78%) MS Office
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) BIG-IP
1 3 (4.17%) Firewall
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) SMS
2 2 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Informix
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) ClearQuest
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (54.17%) Banking
2 18 (25.00%) Retail
3 10 (13.89%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Data Quality Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) UX Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Customer Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Finance Manager
7 3 (4.17%) IP Specialist
8 2 (2.78%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Informix 4GL Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Informix Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Monitoring Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Scrum Master
8 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) CSS
2 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 2 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) CSS3
3 1 (1.39%) HTML5
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.39%) Sass
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.78%) DataPower
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Unix
2 5 (6.94%) AIX
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) VMS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (15.28%) Project Management
3 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.11%) Data Management
4 7 (9.72%) Change Management
5 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) SDLC
7 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
8 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) Service Management
8 3 (4.17%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C#
2 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) APMP
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
3 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.33%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco
2 3 (4.17%) F5
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) NetIQ
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Cognos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £259.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago