The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 177 264 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.00% 16.18% 13.24%
As % of the General category 47.07% 63.61% 55.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 168 98
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £543 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
Finance
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
376 415 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.61% 25.43% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 263 164
Median daily rate £413 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Leeds region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Leeds region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Finance.

1 96 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (13.78%) Banking
4 48 (12.03%) Project Management
5 47 (11.78%) Windows
6 44 (11.03%) ITIL
7 43 (10.78%) Oracle
7 43 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (10.28%) SQL
9 40 (10.03%) Data Modelling
10 38 (9.52%) ITSM
10 38 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 36 (9.02%) Legal
11 36 (9.02%) MS Office
12 34 (8.52%) Active Directory
13 31 (7.77%) Change Management
14 30 (7.52%) Java
15 29 (7.27%) Microsoft
16 28 (7.02%) JavaScript
16 28 (7.02%) Data Analysis
16 28 (7.02%) Retail
16 28 (7.02%) Problem Management
17 27 (6.77%) Degree
18 26 (6.52%) SQL Server
18 26 (6.52%) PRINCE2
18 26 (6.52%) User Experience
19 25 (6.27%) Data Quality
20 24 (6.02%) Scrum
20 24 (6.02%) Windows XP
20 24 (6.02%) Data Governance

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 23 (5.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (3.26%) SAS
3 11 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.50%) Apache
5 2 (0.50%) CICS
5 2 (0.50%) CMS
5 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.25%) Confluence
6 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.25%) Jetty
6 1 (0.25%) nginx
6 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 36 (9.02%) MS Office
2 23 (5.76%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.01%) MS Project
4 11 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.01%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.75%) Maximo
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.76%) PaaS
1 11 (2.76%) SaaS
2 6 (1.50%) IaaS
3 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) GitHub
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.26%) Firewall
2 6 (1.50%) DNS
2 6 (1.50%) FTP
2 6 (1.50%) LDAP
3 5 (1.25%) Internet
4 3 (0.75%) LAN
4 3 (0.75%) Network Security
4 3 (0.75%) TACACS
4 3 (0.75%) WAN
5 2 (0.50%) BGP
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 2 (0.50%) MPLS
5 2 (0.50%) SSH
5 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) VPLS
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.25%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.26%) Star Schema
5 8 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.50%) DB2
6 6 (1.50%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.50%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.75%) OLAP
9 3 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.75%) JIRA
2 7 (1.75%) Selenium
3 6 (1.50%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.75%) Subversion
6 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.50%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.50%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.50%) JUnit
7 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.25%) JBehave
8 1 (0.25%) Maven
8 1 (0.25%) RSpec
8 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.25%) TestNG
General
1 55 (13.78%) Banking
2 36 (9.02%) Legal
3 28 (7.02%) Retail
4 15 (3.76%) Law
4 15 (3.76%) Retail Banking
5 11 (2.76%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.75%) Games
8 6 (1.50%) Marketing
9 4 (1.00%) Billing
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (32.58%) Analyst
2 59 (14.79%) Developer
3 46 (11.53%) Business Analyst
4 45 (11.28%) Project Manager
5 37 (9.27%) Architect
6 25 (6.27%) Service Analyst
7 23 (5.76%) Consultant
8 22 (5.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (4.01%) Data Analyst
11 15 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (3.01%) PMO Analyst
13 11 (2.76%) Java Developer
13 11 (2.76%) Systems Analyst
14 10 (2.51%) Data Modeller
14 10 (2.51%) DBA
14 10 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.76%) HTML
2 17 (4.26%) HTML5
3 16 (4.01%) CSS
4 14 (3.51%) CSS3
5 13 (3.26%) .NET
6 11 (2.76%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.26%) React
7 9 (2.26%) Spring
7 9 (2.26%) Web Services
7 9 (2.26%) XML
8 8 (2.01%) Middleware
9 7 (1.75%) jQuery
10 6 (1.50%) J2EE
11 5 (1.25%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.25%) ODBC
12 4 (1.00%) REST
12 4 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (1.00%) Spring Boot
12 4 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.00%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.52%) User Experience
3 24 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.76%) Blackberry
5 22 (5.51%) iPad
5 22 (5.51%) iPhone
6 13 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.26%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.75%) NHS
10 6 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.25%) PlayStation
12 4 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.75%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.75%) Social Media
13 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.78%) Windows
2 24 (6.02%) Windows XP
3 23 (5.76%) Windows 7
4 19 (4.76%) Linux
5 16 (4.01%) Unix
6 9 (2.26%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.75%) Android
8 6 (1.50%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.25%) Solaris
10 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.50%) AIX
12 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (12.03%) Project Management
4 44 (11.03%) ITIL
5 40 (10.03%) Data Modelling
6 38 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 38 (9.52%) ITSM
7 31 (7.77%) Change Management
8 28 (7.02%) Data Analysis
8 28 (7.02%) Problem Management
9 26 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 24 (6.02%) Data Governance
10 24 (6.02%) Scrum
10 24 (6.02%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (5.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.01%) Quality Management
13 19 (4.76%) Service Management
14 18 (4.51%) Data Management
14 18 (4.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.28%) SQL
2 30 (7.52%) Java
3 28 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.01%) C#
5 7 (1.75%) C
5 7 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.50%) Python
7 5 (1.25%) COBOL
8 4 (1.00%) C++
8 4 (1.00%) Ruby
8 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.00%) VBA
8 4 (1.00%) X++
9 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.75%) VB
10 2 (0.50%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.50%) VBScript
10 2 (0.50%) Visual J++
11 1 (0.25%) LINC
Qualifications
1 27 (6.77%) Degree
2 9 (2.26%) CISSP
3 8 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.75%) CISM
4 7 (1.75%) ISEB
4 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.50%) CISA
6 3 (0.75%) CCA
6 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CRISC
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) PMP
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.27%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.00%) COBIT
2 4 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.75%) QA
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (8.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.25%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.75%) ACF2
5 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) RACF
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) Docker
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (1.00%) Puppet
4 3 (0.75%) Ansible
4 3 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.75%) SCCM
4 3 (0.75%) SCOM
4 3 (0.75%) zSecure
5 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.50%) ThinApp
5 2 (0.50%) vRealize
6 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.25%) Mesos
6 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (10.78%) Oracle
2 29 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.76%) IBM
4 13 (3.26%) VMware
5 10 (2.51%) SAP
6 6 (1.50%) EMC
7 5 (1.25%) Cisco
7 5 (1.25%) Sony
7 5 (1.25%) Virgin Media
8 4 (1.00%) Cognos
8 4 (1.00%) Dell
8 4 (1.00%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (0.75%) F5
9 3 (0.75%) Kony
9 3 (0.75%) Progress
9 3 (0.75%) Splunk
9 3 (0.75%) Symantec
9 3 (0.75%) Twitter
10 2 (0.50%) AppDynamics
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