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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 55 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.33% 55.00% 40.85%
As % of the General category 81.25% 71.43% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 49 19
Median daily rate £355 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +60.60%

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
16 77 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 53.33% 77.00% 59.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 62 24
Median daily rate £355 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £510 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

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 28 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 24 (63.16%) Banking
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Unix
4 6 (15.79%) AIX
5 5 (13.16%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Middleware
6 4 (10.53%) Windows
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Spring
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (7.89%) Struts
7 3 (7.89%) JBoss
7 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (7.89%) JBoss
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 24 (63.16%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Migration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Requirements Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) Spring
2 3 (7.89%) Struts
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) Dojo
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.63%) Java EE
4 1 (2.63%) JPA
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (2.63%) Struts2
4 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.63%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) HACMP
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) AIX
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) HPUX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
3 3 (7.89%) SDLC
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
3 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
3 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
4 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Service Design
4 2 (5.26%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.63%) COBOL
3 1 (2.63%) JCL
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CBAP
3 1 (2.63%) IIBA
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) PowerHA
1 1 (2.63%) RACF
1 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) CA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Kony
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas
3 1 (2.63%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago