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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.83% 5.56% 57.14%
As % of the General category 83.33% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 13
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£288 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 - £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
- +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
Finance
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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
6 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 25.00% 5.56% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 15
Average daily rate £288 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 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 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL V2
2 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Toad
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) ACCA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Web Content Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL V2
2 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ACCA
1 1 (10.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Google