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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 45.83% 53.33% 46.84%
As % of the General category 82.50% 84.21% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 23
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
40 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 55.56% 63.33% 58.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 67 (65.69%) Banking
2 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.47%) Java
4 23 (22.55%) TDD
5 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (19.61%) DevOps
7 19 (18.63%) SQL
7 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 17 (16.67%) Unix
9 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 16 (15.69%) Windows
10 16 (15.69%) Degree
10 16 (15.69%) Test Automation
11 15 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (13.73%) .NET
13 13 (12.75%) Scrum
14 12 (11.76%) Code Coverage
14 12 (11.76%) JBoss
14 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
15 11 (10.78%) Oracle
15 11 (10.78%) HTML
15 11 (10.78%) Web Services
16 10 (9.80%) Linux
16 10 (9.80%) Mainframe
16 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
16 10 (9.80%) Incident Management
16 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
16 10 (9.80%) SDLC
17 9 (8.82%) BDD

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 12 (11.76%) JBoss
2 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.90%) CICS
3 5 (4.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.98%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) AMQP
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) DB2
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.96%) GIS
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.98%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) OLTP
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.98%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.82%) SpecFlow
3 9 (8.82%) TestComplete
4 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.88%) JIRA
6 5 (4.90%) ClearCase
6 5 (4.90%) Gradle
6 5 (4.90%) Subversion
7 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.94%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.96%) JUnit
8 2 (1.96%) Mockito
8 2 (1.96%) Xcode
9 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.98%) Selenium
9 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (65.69%) Banking
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
2 6 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Developer
2 13 (12.75%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.76%) Consultant
4 10 (9.80%) Analyst
4 10 (9.80%) Architect
5 7 (6.86%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) HTML Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Scrum Master
7 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (3.92%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) .NET
2 11 (10.78%) HTML
2 11 (10.78%) Web Services
3 9 (8.82%) XML
4 8 (7.84%) Middleware
5 7 (6.86%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.88%) CSS
6 6 (5.88%) XSD
7 5 (4.90%) EJB
7 5 (4.90%) J2EE
7 5 (4.90%) JMS
7 5 (4.90%) JSP
7 5 (4.90%) Servlets
7 5 (4.90%) Struts
7 5 (4.90%) WSDL
8 3 (2.94%) JSON
8 3 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.96%) HTML5
9 2 (1.96%) JPA
9 2 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Mainframe
2 7 (6.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (5.88%) PMI
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.96%) Tandem
7 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Unix
2 16 (15.69%) Windows
3 10 (9.80%) Linux
4 6 (5.88%) AIX
5 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.55%) TDD
3 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (19.61%) DevOps
5 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.69%) Test Automation
7 13 (12.75%) Scrum
8 12 (11.76%) Code Coverage
8 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.80%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.80%) SDLC
10 9 (8.82%) BDD
11 8 (7.84%) Project Management
12 6 (5.88%) Change Management
12 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.88%) Service Management
13 5 (4.90%) CMMI
13 5 (4.90%) Migration
13 5 (4.90%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) Java
2 19 (18.63%) SQL
3 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.88%) C#
5 5 (4.90%) Assembly Language
5 5 (4.90%) COBOL
6 4 (3.92%) Python
7 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.94%) Ruby
8 2 (1.96%) C
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.98%) C++
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.92%) CIPD
3 4 (3.92%) MBA
4 3 (2.94%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.96%) CCEA
5 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.98%) CISM
6 1 (0.98%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) IBM
4 5 (4.90%) Chordiant
5 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.92%) Splunk
6 3 (2.94%) MobileIron
6 3 (2.94%) Sun
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.96%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.98%) PlateSpin
8 1 (0.98%) Rally
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) Teradata
8 1 (0.98%) VMware