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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 39 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 63.93% 54.55% 50.96%
As % of the General category 84.78% 82.35% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 39
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£400 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £162 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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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
46 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 75.41% 66.23% 64.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 47
Average daily rate £420 £430 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £120 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, 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 48 (70.59%) Banking
2 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.41%) SDLC
4 16 (23.53%) Java
4 16 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 15 (22.06%) Project Management
5 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.65%) Degree
7 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
7 11 (16.18%) Linux
8 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.24%) Windows
10 8 (11.76%) Web Services
10 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 8 (11.76%) JSON
11 7 (10.29%) Subversion
11 7 (10.29%) HTML5
11 7 (10.29%) Service Management
11 7 (10.29%) Mainframe
11 7 (10.29%) TDD
11 7 (10.29%) C++
11 7 (10.29%) HTML
11 7 (10.29%) J2EE
11 7 (10.29%) DB2
11 7 (10.29%) XML
11 7 (10.29%) IBM
12 6 (8.82%) CICS
12 6 (8.82%) Windows XP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (8.82%) CICS
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) ATM
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) H.323
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) RIP
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) LDAP
2 1 (1.47%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) Informix
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) Subversion
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 48 (70.59%) Banking
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (2.94%) Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.47%) Defect Manager
10 1 (1.47%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Web Services
1 8 (11.76%) JSON
2 7 (10.29%) HTML5
2 7 (10.29%) HTML
2 7 (10.29%) J2EE
2 7 (10.29%) XML
3 6 (8.82%) WSDL
3 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 6 (8.82%) JSP
3 6 (8.82%) jQuery
3 6 (8.82%) Java EE
3 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.35%) JNDI
4 5 (7.35%) JDBC
4 5 (7.35%) JMS
5 2 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (1.47%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.47%) ISPF
6 1 (1.47%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.41%) PMI
4 2 (2.94%) PKI
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.82%) AIX
3 6 (8.82%) Mac OS
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) zOS
5 1 (1.47%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) SDLC
3 16 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 15 (22.06%) Project Management
4 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Service Management
7 7 (10.29%) TDD
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL
8 6 (8.82%) OOP
8 6 (8.82%) OO
8 6 (8.82%) BDD
8 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) Time Management
10 4 (5.88%) Migration
10 4 (5.88%) Market Research
11 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) Java
2 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.29%) C++
4 6 (8.82%) C
4 6 (8.82%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
5 3 (4.41%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) REXX
6 2 (2.94%) SQL
7 1 (1.47%) PHP5
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) JCL
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) COBOL
7 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMP
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) IIBA
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) FATCA
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) CA
5 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee
6 1 (1.47%) Teradata
6 1 (1.47%) Sybase
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) Sun
6 1 (1.47%) HP
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