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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 71 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 50.75% 47.97% 79.66%
As % of the General category 75.56% 72.45% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 41
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£425 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £236 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £453 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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
45 98 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 67.16% 66.22% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 43
Average daily rate £425 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 36 (50.00%) Banking
2 13 (18.06%) Project Management
3 12 (16.67%) Windows
4 11 (15.28%) Change Management
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.50%) Retail
7 8 (11.11%) ITIL
7 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.11%) Security Management
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.72%) Validation
8 7 (9.72%) Firewall
8 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
8 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 6 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.33%) .NET
9 6 (8.33%) Information Security
10 5 (6.94%) Migration
10 5 (6.94%) Java
10 5 (6.94%) MS Project
10 5 (6.94%) MS Office
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.94%) Retail Banking
10 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (5.56%) Change Control
11 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.39%) CICS
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.94%) MS Project
3 5 (6.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Firewall
1 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) MGW
3 2 (2.78%) PSTN
3 2 (2.78%) H.323
3 2 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.39%) SMS
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) MS Access
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.39%) QlikView
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 36 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 11 (15.28%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 4 (5.56%) MI Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) JNDI
2 4 (5.56%) JDBC
2 4 (5.56%) JSP
2 4 (5.56%) J2EE
2 4 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (1.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) Struts
3 1 (1.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) OLE
3 1 (1.39%) Spring
3 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.39%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.39%) CSS3
3 1 (1.39%) HTML5
3 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) PMI
2 3 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (1.39%) IVR
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Project Management
2 11 (15.28%) Change Management
3 8 (11.11%) ITIL
3 8 (11.11%) Security Management
3 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
4 7 (9.72%) Validation
4 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
5 6 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.33%) Information Security
6 5 (6.94%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Change Control
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Release Management
8 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) Java
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
3 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.78%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) PMP
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) MCITP
3 2 (2.78%) MCTS
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) CISA
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Informatica
3 3 (4.17%) Avaya
3 3 (4.17%) Verint
4 2 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) FatWire
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Symantec
5 1 (1.39%) CA
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Splunk
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