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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 48 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 53.93% 63.93% 54.55%
As % of the General category 87.27% 84.78% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 25
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 £318 £325 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
55 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 61.80% 75.41% 64.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 28
Median daily rate £425 £420 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £488 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

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 May 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 May 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 70 (66.67%) Banking
2 41 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (30.48%) Java
4 21 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (19.05%) TDD
6 19 (18.10%) DevOps
7 18 (17.14%) SQL
7 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
9 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
10 15 (14.29%) Windows
10 15 (14.29%) JBoss
10 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (13.33%) Unix
11 14 (13.33%) .NET
11 14 (13.33%) Degree
12 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
12 12 (11.43%) Code Coverage
13 11 (10.48%) Oracle
13 11 (10.48%) HTML
13 11 (10.48%) Web Services
13 11 (10.48%) Scrum
14 10 (9.52%) Incident Management
14 10 (9.52%) IBM
14 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
14 10 (9.52%) SDLC
15 9 (8.57%) SpecFlow
15 9 (8.57%) Project Management
15 9 (8.57%) XML

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 15 (14.29%) JBoss
2 9 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.76%) CICS
3 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.95%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Node.js
5 1 (0.95%) SAS
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) LDAP
2 3 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) AMQP
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) NetScreen
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) DB2
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) GIS
4 1 (0.95%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) OLTP
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) SpecFlow
2 9 (8.57%) TestComplete
3 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.71%) Gradle
4 6 (5.71%) JIRA
5 5 (4.76%) ClearCase
5 5 (4.76%) Subversion
6 3 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.90%) JUnit
7 2 (1.90%) Mockito
8 1 (0.95%) Ant
8 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.95%) Selenium
8 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (6.67%) Retail
2 7 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (19.05%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.43%) Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Consultant
5 10 (9.52%) Architect
6 7 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (6.67%) HTML Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Scrum Master
8 5 (4.76%) Agile Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (3.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.81%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Java Mobile Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) HTML
2 11 (10.48%) Web Services
3 9 (8.57%) XML
4 8 (7.62%) Middleware
5 7 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.67%) J2EE
6 6 (5.71%) CSS
6 6 (5.71%) XSD
7 5 (4.76%) EJB
7 5 (4.76%) JMS
7 5 (4.76%) JSP
7 5 (4.76%) Servlets
7 5 (4.76%) Struts
7 5 (4.76%) WSDL
8 3 (2.86%) JSON
8 3 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.90%) JPA
9 2 (1.90%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Mainframe
2 7 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (5.71%) PMI
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Tandem
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) Contactless
6 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Unix
3 8 (7.62%) Linux
4 5 (4.76%) AIX
5 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (19.05%) TDD
4 19 (18.10%) DevOps
5 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
7 12 (11.43%) Code Coverage
7 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.48%) Scrum
9 10 (9.52%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.52%) SDLC
10 9 (8.57%) Project Management
11 8 (7.62%) BDD
11 8 (7.62%) Service Management
12 6 (5.71%) Change Management
12 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
13 5 (4.76%) CMMI
13 5 (4.76%) Migration
13 5 (4.76%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) Java
2 18 (17.14%) SQL
3 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.71%) C#
4 6 (5.71%) COBOL
5 5 (4.76%) Assembly Language
6 4 (3.81%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.81%) CIPD
3 4 (3.81%) MBA
4 3 (2.86%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.90%) CCEA
5 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISM
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) IBM
4 5 (4.76%) Chordiant
5 3 (2.86%) MobileIron
5 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.86%) Splunk
5 3 (2.86%) Sun
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) F5
7 1 (0.95%) Juniper
7 1 (0.95%) PlateSpin
7 1 (0.95%) Rally
7 1 (0.95%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) Teradata