The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 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 Knutsford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 39 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 68.42% 48.10% 60.27%
As % of the General category 95.12% 84.44% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 27
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £339
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 £19.50 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+0.56% -14.84%
General Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 45 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 71.93% 56.96% 71.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 31
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £348
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 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
Cheshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 40 (37.74%) Banking
2 22 (20.75%) Windows
3 21 (19.81%) Project Management
4 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
4 15 (14.15%) Migration
5 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.26%) ITIL
6 12 (11.32%) UNIX
6 12 (11.32%) Middleware
7 11 (10.38%) Change Management
7 11 (10.38%) MS Office
7 11 (10.38%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
8 9 (8.49%) Financial Institution
9 8 (7.55%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
9 8 (7.55%) AIX
9 8 (7.55%) Retail
10 7 (6.60%) Oracle
10 7 (6.60%) Mainframe
10 7 (6.60%) Change Control
11 6 (5.66%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
11 6 (5.66%) Linux
11 6 (5.66%) Validation
11 6 (5.66%) Release Management
12 5 (4.72%) Retail Banking
12 5 (4.72%) Information Security
12 5 (4.72%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.83%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) SAS
3 2 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.89%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Gentran
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.38%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Exstream
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) WAN
1 3 (2.83%) SSL
1 3 (2.83%) LDAP
2 2 (1.89%) LAN
2 2 (1.89%) DMZ
2 2 (1.89%) FTP
2 2 (1.89%) DSL
3 1 (0.94%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.94%) Wireless
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.94%) Multicast
3 1 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) DWDM
3 1 (0.94%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.94%) QlikView
3 1 (0.94%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.94%) DB2
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.94%) JMeter
1 1 (0.94%) Subversion
1 1 (0.94%) Maven
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
1 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.94%) Moq
1 1 (0.94%) FishEye
1 1 (0.94%) Gradle
1 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (37.74%) Banking
2 9 (8.49%) Financial Institution
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) Analyst
2 16 (15.09%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.32%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.60%) Architect
5 6 (5.66%) Designer
5 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Technician
6 5 (4.72%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) Data Manager
8 3 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.83%) MI Analyst
9 2 (1.89%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) Middleware
2 4 (3.77%) .NET
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.89%) Rendezvous
4 2 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) JDBC
5 1 (0.94%) JSP
5 1 (0.94%) JMS
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.94%) JSON
5 1 (0.94%) LINQ
5 1 (0.94%) OLE
5 1 (0.94%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.83%) Clustering
3 2 (1.89%) Tandem
3 2 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.89%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.89%) GIS
3 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (0.94%) Replication
4 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) UNIX
3 8 (7.55%) AIX
4 6 (5.66%) Linux
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.77%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) HPUX
8 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Project Management
2 15 (14.15%) Migration
3 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (12.26%) ITIL
4 11 (10.38%) Change Management
4 11 (10.38%) Risk Management
5 8 (7.55%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.60%) Change Control
7 6 (5.66%) Release Management
7 6 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.66%) Validation
8 5 (4.72%) Information Security
9 4 (3.77%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.77%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.83%) Service Management
10 3 (2.83%) Identity Management
10 3 (2.83%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.72%) Java
2 5 (4.72%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) VBA
4 2 (1.89%) VB
4 2 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (0.94%) C++
5 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.94%) Perl
5 1 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.94%) VBScript
5 1 (0.94%) Python
5 1 (0.94%) JCL
5 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (2.83%) PMP
2 2 (1.89%) ISEB
2 2 (1.89%) CISSP
2 2 (1.89%) CISA
2 2 (1.89%) GIAC
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.89%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (1.89%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.94%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) IBM
3 4 (3.77%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (2.83%) Splunk
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco
4 3 (2.83%) Teradata
5 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.89%) JBoss
5 2 (1.89%) Sun
5 2 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix
6 1 (0.94%) Juniper
6 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.94%) Progress
6 1 (0.94%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) AppSense
6 1 (0.94%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.94%) F5
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