The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Huddersfield region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 25.93% 18.75% 7.14%
As % of the General category 87.50% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 29.63% 18.75% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £413 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £363 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
West Yorkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Finance
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) ERwin
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) VB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB6
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects