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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 191 291 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.09% 17.12% 15.38%
As % of the General category 48.11% 64.52% 56.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 203 123
Median daily rate £411 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.60 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.76 £21.26 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +28.86%
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
397 451 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.21% 26.53% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 314 205
Median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 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 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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.

1 100 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 95 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (18.20%) Banking
4 56 (12.28%) Project Management
5 53 (11.62%) SQL
6 52 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (10.96%) ITIL
8 48 (10.53%) Oracle
9 47 (10.31%) Windows
10 42 (9.21%) Change Management
11 40 (8.77%) Business Analysis
12 39 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (7.89%) Data Modelling
14 35 (7.68%) PRINCE2
15 34 (7.46%) MS Office
16 32 (7.02%) Microsoft
17 31 (6.80%) SQL Server
17 31 (6.80%) ITSM
17 31 (6.80%) Degree
18 30 (6.58%) Retail
18 30 (6.58%) MS Excel
19 29 (6.36%) Legal
19 29 (6.36%) Data Centre
20 27 (5.92%) Migration
20 27 (5.92%) Java
20 27 (5.92%) JavaScript
20 27 (5.92%) Active Directory
20 27 (5.92%) TOGAF
20 27 (5.92%) Data Analysis
21 25 (5.48%) Data Warehouse

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 18 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 18 (3.95%) SAS
2 17 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.66%) IBM Domino
4 3 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.44%) Apache
5 2 (0.44%) CICS
5 2 (0.44%) CMS
5 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.22%) IIS
6 1 (0.22%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.22%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (7.46%) MS Office
2 30 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.29%) MS Project
5 12 (2.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.66%) Maximo
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.44%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.22%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.54%) PaaS
2 6 (1.32%) SaaS
3 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) GitHub
4 2 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) Firewall
2 7 (1.54%) WAN
3 6 (1.32%) Network Security
4 5 (1.10%) BGP
4 5 (1.10%) MPLS
5 4 (0.88%) FTP
5 4 (0.88%) LAN
5 4 (0.88%) LDAP
5 4 (0.88%) VPN
6 3 (0.66%) DNS
6 3 (0.66%) HTTP
6 3 (0.66%) Internet
6 3 (0.66%) IPv6
6 3 (0.66%) OSPF
6 3 (0.66%) TACACS
6 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.44%) VPLS
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 11 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.97%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.97%) Star Schema
5 8 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.10%) DB2
8 5 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.10%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (0.88%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.88%) SSDT
10 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.66%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (2.19%) Git (software)
1 10 (2.19%) Selenium
1 10 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.75%) SoapUI
3 7 (1.54%) JIRA
4 6 (1.32%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.10%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.10%) Subversion
6 4 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.66%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.44%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.44%) Maven
8 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.22%) JBehave
9 1 (0.22%) Mockito
9 1 (0.22%) RSpec
General
1 83 (18.20%) Banking
2 30 (6.58%) Retail
3 29 (6.36%) Legal
4 19 (4.17%) Law
4 19 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.07%) Retail Banking
6 12 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.97%) Marketing
8 5 (1.10%) Billing
8 5 (1.10%) Electronics
8 5 (1.10%) Games
8 5 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (30.48%) Analyst
2 65 (14.25%) Developer
3 57 (12.50%) Architect
4 51 (11.18%) Project Manager
5 46 (10.09%) Business Analyst
6 30 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (6.14%) Consultant
8 23 (5.04%) Service Analyst
9 20 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (3.73%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 16 (3.51%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (3.29%) Data Analyst
14 14 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
15 13 (2.85%) Agile Business Analyst
15 13 (2.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 13 (2.85%) Infrastructure Manager
16 11 (2.41%) DBA
16 11 (2.41%) Java Developer
16 11 (2.41%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.82%) HTML
2 16 (3.51%) .NET
3 15 (3.29%) CSS
3 15 (3.29%) HTML5
4 13 (2.85%) AngularJS
4 13 (2.85%) CSS3
5 11 (2.41%) Web Services
5 11 (2.41%) XML
6 10 (2.19%) Middleware
6 10 (2.19%) React
7 7 (1.54%) Spring
8 6 (1.32%) J2EE
9 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.10%) jQuery
9 5 (1.10%) ODBC
9 5 (1.10%) REST
10 4 (0.88%) RESTful
10 4 (0.88%) Sass
10 4 (0.88%) Velocity
10 4 (0.88%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.36%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.04%) User Experience
4 18 (3.95%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.73%) iPad
5 17 (3.73%) iPhone
6 14 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.19%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.97%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.54%) NHS
10 7 (1.54%) Replication
11 6 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.32%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.10%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.10%) PlayStation
13 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.66%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.66%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.31%) Windows
2 22 (4.82%) Linux
3 19 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 18 (3.95%) Unix
4 18 (3.95%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.10%) Solaris
7 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.66%) Android
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.44%) AIX
9 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 95 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (12.28%) Project Management
4 50 (10.96%) ITIL
5 42 (9.21%) Change Management
6 40 (8.77%) Business Analysis
7 39 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (7.89%) Data Modelling
9 35 (7.68%) PRINCE2
10 31 (6.80%) ITSM
11 27 (5.92%) Data Analysis
11 27 (5.92%) Migration
11 27 (5.92%) TOGAF
12 23 (5.04%) Problem Management
13 22 (4.82%) Quality Management
13 22 (4.82%) SOA
13 22 (4.82%) Waterfall
14 21 (4.61%) Data Governance
15 19 (4.17%) Service Management
16 18 (3.95%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (11.62%) SQL
2 27 (5.92%) Java
2 27 (5.92%) JavaScript
3 14 (3.07%) C#
4 8 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.54%) C
5 7 (1.54%) Python
5 7 (1.54%) VBA
6 6 (1.32%) C++
7 4 (0.88%) COBOL
7 4 (0.88%) Ruby
7 4 (0.88%) VB
7 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.44%) VBScript
10 1 (0.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.22%) LINC
10 1 (0.22%) PHP
10 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (6.80%) Degree
2 15 (3.29%) CISSP
3 12 (2.63%) CISM
4 10 (2.19%) ISEB
4 10 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.88%) CISA
8 4 (0.88%) MBA
8 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.66%) CCA
10 2 (0.44%) CCNA
10 2 (0.44%) CCNP
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.22%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.39%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.88%) COBIT
3 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.10%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.66%) ACF2
4 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.44%) RACF
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) Docker
6 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (0.88%) Puppet
4 3 (0.66%) Ansible
4 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.66%) SCCM
4 3 (0.66%) SCOM
4 3 (0.66%) zSecure
5 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.44%) ThinApp
5 2 (0.44%) vRealize
6 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.22%) Mesos
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (10.53%) Oracle
2 32 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.39%) SAP
4 17 (3.73%) IBM
5 12 (2.63%) VMware
6 9 (1.97%) Cisco
7 6 (1.32%) Cognos
7 6 (1.32%) EMC
8 5 (1.10%) Sony
8 5 (1.10%) Virgin Media
9 3 (0.66%) Citrix
9 3 (0.66%) F5
9 3 (0.66%) Intel
9 3 (0.66%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.66%) Netezza
9 3 (0.66%) Splunk
9 3 (0.66%) Symantec
10 2 (0.44%) Adobe
10 2 (0.44%) Apple
10 2 (0.44%) Lotus
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