The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 43.75% 3.03% 48.28%
As % of the General category 87.50% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £258 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% -29.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £258 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

General Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 50.00% 3.03% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Average daily rate £325 £258 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% -29.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Harrogate

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

Finance
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Content Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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