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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 41.54% 57.69% 47.83%
As % of the General category 67.50% 83.33% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £548 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.72 - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
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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
40 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 61.54% 69.23% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 20
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.72 - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 29 (58.00%) Banking
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle
5 9 (18.00%) .NET
5 9 (18.00%) Windows
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) jQuery
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 7 (14.00%) UNIX
7 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.00%) IBM
8 6 (12.00%) CICS
8 6 (12.00%) DB2
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) AIX
8 6 (12.00%) OO
8 6 (12.00%) XML
8 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
8 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (12.00%) Retail
8 6 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (12.00%) Cyber-Ark

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (12.00%) CICS
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.00%) PowerExchange
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) ATM
2 1 (2.00%) RIP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Subversion
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (58.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 7 (14.00%) jQuery
4 6 (12.00%) XML
5 5 (10.00%) JMS
5 5 (10.00%) J2EE
5 5 (10.00%) JDBC
5 5 (10.00%) JSP
5 5 (10.00%) JNDI
5 5 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (8.00%) WSDL
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.00%) Java EE
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.00%) CSS
8 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) LPAR
3 2 (4.00%) HACMP
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 6 (12.00%) AIX
5 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (8.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.00%) zOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) Service Management
7 5 (10.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.00%) C
4 4 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.00%) REXX
6 1 (2.00%) AWK
6 1 (2.00%) Jython
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) sed
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) GPFS
3 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) IBM
3 6 (12.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos
6 1 (2.00%) Sun
6 1 (2.00%) CA
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
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