The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 45.45% 55.70% 45.33%
As % of the General category 89.29% 84.62% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 22
Median daily rate £425 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
Finance
Cheshire

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

General Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 50.91% 65.82% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 28
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 63 (64.29%) Banking
2 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.55%) Java
4 23 (23.47%) TDD
5 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (20.41%) SQL
6 20 (20.41%) DevOps
7 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.33%) Windows
8 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (16.33%) Test Automation
9 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (15.31%) Degree
10 14 (14.29%) Unix
10 14 (14.29%) .NET
10 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (13.27%) JBoss
12 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
12 12 (12.24%) Scrum
12 12 (12.24%) Code Coverage
13 11 (11.22%) Oracle
13 11 (11.22%) Web Services
13 11 (11.22%) HTML
14 10 (10.20%) Linux
14 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
14 10 (10.20%) SDLC
15 9 (9.18%) BDD
15 9 (9.18%) SpecFlow
15 9 (9.18%) TestComplete
15 9 (9.18%) Incident Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 13 (13.27%) JBoss
2 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.10%) CICS
3 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) LDAP
2 2 (2.04%) LAN
2 2 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.02%) AMQP
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) Intranet
3 1 (1.02%) Network Security
3 1 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) DB2
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) GIS
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) OLTP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.02%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.02%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.18%) SpecFlow
3 9 (9.18%) TestComplete
4 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.12%) JIRA
6 5 (5.10%) ClearCase
6 5 (5.10%) Gradle
6 5 (5.10%) Subversion
7 3 (3.06%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.04%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.04%) JUnit
8 2 (2.04%) Mockito
8 2 (2.04%) Xcode
9 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.02%) Selenium
9 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (64.29%) Banking
2 5 (5.10%) Retail
2 5 (5.10%) Retail Banking
3 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Developer
2 13 (13.27%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Consultant
4 10 (10.20%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.10%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Agile Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Java Mobile Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Splunk Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) .NET
2 11 (11.22%) HTML
2 11 (11.22%) Web Services
3 9 (9.18%) XML
4 7 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 6 (6.12%) CSS
5 6 (6.12%) XSD
6 5 (5.10%) EJB
6 5 (5.10%) J2EE
6 5 (5.10%) JMS
6 5 (5.10%) JSP
6 5 (5.10%) Middleware
6 5 (5.10%) Servlets
6 5 (5.10%) Struts
6 5 (5.10%) WSDL
7 3 (3.06%) JSON
8 2 (2.04%) JPA
8 2 (2.04%) Spring
8 2 (2.04%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (6.12%) PMI
4 5 (5.10%) User Experience
5 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.04%) IVR
6 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Tandem
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Unix
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) AIX
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.47%) TDD
3 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (20.41%) DevOps
5 16 (16.33%) Test Automation
6 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.24%) Code Coverage
7 12 (12.24%) Scrum
7 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.20%) SDLC
9 9 (9.18%) BDD
9 9 (9.18%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.14%) Change Management
11 7 (7.14%) Migration
11 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.14%) Project Management
12 6 (6.12%) Service Management
12 6 (6.12%) Waterfall
13 5 (5.10%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) Java
2 20 (20.41%) SQL
3 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.12%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) Assembly Language
5 5 (5.10%) COBOL
6 4 (4.08%) Python
7 3 (3.06%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.06%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.06%) Ruby
8 2 (2.04%) C
9 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.02%) C++
9 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.06%) CIPD
3 3 (3.06%) MBA
3 3 (3.06%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.04%) CCEA
4 2 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.02%) CISM
5 1 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) Oracle
3 9 (9.18%) IBM
4 5 (5.10%) Chordiant
5 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.08%) Splunk
6 3 (3.06%) Cisco
6 3 (3.06%) Sun
7 2 (2.04%) Avaya
7 2 (2.04%) Citrix
7 2 (2.04%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.02%) Juniper
8 1 (1.02%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.02%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.02%) Rally
8 1 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) Teradata
8 1 (1.02%) VMware
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