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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 163 309 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.34% 19.31% 12.50%
As % of the General category 48.37% 60.95% 56.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 203 99
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £9.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +34.84%
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
337 507 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.64% 31.69% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 333 172
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £579 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 6
Median hourly rate £11.38 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.61% -52.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 91 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (14.66%) Banking
4 48 (13.79%) Project Management
5 46 (13.22%) SQL
6 41 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (11.21%) Windows
8 36 (10.34%) Java
9 34 (9.77%) Oracle
10 33 (9.48%) Legal
11 32 (9.20%) ITIL
12 31 (8.91%) Data Modelling
12 31 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (8.33%) MS Office
14 28 (8.05%) ITSM
14 28 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (7.76%) Scrum
15 27 (7.76%) Microsoft
15 27 (7.76%) Active Directory
16 25 (7.18%) Change Management
17 24 (6.90%) Retail
17 24 (6.90%) Waterfall
18 23 (6.61%) User Experience
18 23 (6.61%) Data Centre
18 23 (6.61%) JavaScript
19 21 (6.03%) SQL Server
19 21 (6.03%) Problem Management
20 20 (5.75%) Linux
21 19 (5.46%) Unix
21 19 (5.46%) Windows XP

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 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (3.16%) SAS
3 7 (2.01%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) Mule
8 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 29 (8.33%) MS Office
2 19 (5.46%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.87%) MS Project
4 7 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.01%) PaaS
2 6 (1.72%) SaaS
3 5 (1.44%) IaaS
3 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.86%) GitHub
6 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.30%) DNS
2 7 (2.01%) Firewall
2 7 (2.01%) FTP
3 6 (1.72%) Internet
4 3 (0.86%) LDAP
4 3 (0.86%) Network Security
4 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.57%) BGP
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.57%) HTTP
5 2 (0.57%) LAN
5 2 (0.57%) MPLS
5 2 (0.57%) SSH
5 2 (0.57%) VPLS
5 2 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) SNMP
6 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.01%) DB2
4 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.72%) Big Data
5 6 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.86%) OLAP
8 3 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.57%) OLTP
9 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.30%) JIRA
2 7 (2.01%) Selenium
3 6 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.72%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.15%) JUnit
4 4 (1.15%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (1.15%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.86%) Maven
5 3 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.57%) Gradle
6 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.57%) Mockito
6 2 (0.57%) Spock
6 2 (0.57%) Subversion
6 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (14.66%) Banking
2 33 (9.48%) Legal
3 24 (6.90%) Retail
4 16 (4.60%) Law
5 14 (4.02%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.87%) Marketing
7 6 (1.72%) Games
8 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.15%) Advertising
9 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.86%) Back Office
11 2 (0.57%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (27.59%) Analyst
2 56 (16.09%) Developer
3 39 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 37 (10.63%) Architect
4 37 (10.63%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.61%) Consultant
6 21 (6.03%) Service Analyst
7 19 (5.46%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (5.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (4.89%) Agile Business Analyst
10 14 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.16%) Administrator
11 11 (3.16%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (2.87%) Data Architect
13 9 (2.59%) Java Developer
14 8 (2.30%) Contracts Manager
14 8 (2.30%) IT Analyst
14 8 (2.30%) IT Manager
14 8 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (2.01%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.17%) HTML
2 13 (3.74%) CSS
3 11 (3.16%) HTML5
3 11 (3.16%) Spring
4 10 (2.87%) XML
5 9 (2.59%) .NET
6 8 (2.30%) CSS3
6 8 (2.30%) J2EE
7 7 (2.01%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.01%) jQuery
8 6 (1.72%) REST
8 6 (1.72%) Web Services
9 5 (1.44%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.44%) JSP
9 5 (1.44%) Middleware
9 5 (1.44%) React
9 5 (1.44%) RESTful
9 5 (1.44%) Spring Boot
9 5 (1.44%) Struts
9 5 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.61%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.61%) User Experience
3 18 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 18 (5.17%) iPad
3 18 (5.17%) iPhone
4 12 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.15%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.15%) NHS
8 4 (1.15%) Replication
9 3 (0.86%) EPoS
9 3 (0.86%) Health Informatics
9 3 (0.86%) Informatics
9 3 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.21%) Windows
2 20 (5.75%) Linux
3 19 (5.46%) Unix
3 19 (5.46%) Windows XP
4 18 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.72%) Android
6 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (13.79%) Project Management
4 32 (9.20%) ITIL
5 31 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (8.91%) Data Modelling
6 28 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (8.05%) ITSM
7 27 (7.76%) Scrum
8 25 (7.18%) Change Management
9 24 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 21 (6.03%) Problem Management
11 19 (5.46%) Business Analysis
12 18 (5.17%) PRINCE2
12 18 (5.17%) Service Management
13 17 (4.89%) Service Delivery
13 17 (4.89%) User Stories
14 14 (4.02%) Analytics
15 13 (3.74%) DevOps
15 13 (3.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.22%) SQL
2 36 (10.34%) Java
3 23 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.87%) C#
5 6 (1.72%) COBOL
5 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.44%) Python
7 4 (1.15%) C
7 4 (1.15%) Ruby
7 4 (1.15%) VBA
7 4 (1.15%) X++
8 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.86%) VB
8 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.57%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.57%) AWK
9 2 (0.57%) Korn
9 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (3.74%) Degree
2 6 (1.72%) CISSP
3 5 (1.44%) CISA
4 4 (1.15%) CCA
4 4 (1.15%) CISM
4 4 (1.15%) ISEB
4 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.29%) CCNA
7 1 (0.29%) CCNP
7 1 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) IIBA
7 1 (0.29%) MBA
7 1 (0.29%) PhD
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.01%) QA
3 4 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.57%) COBIT
4 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.57%) FATCA
4 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) Basel II
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.57%) ACF2
4 2 (0.57%) Firmware
4 2 (0.57%) HDFS
4 2 (0.57%) RACF
4 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.57%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
5 1 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.16%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (2.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (1.15%) SCCM
4 3 (0.86%) SCOM
4 3 (0.86%) vRealize
5 2 (0.57%) Ansible
5 2 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.57%) Nagios
5 2 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.57%) Puppet
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.57%) zSecure
6 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) Mesos
6 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.29%) Terraform
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (9.77%) Oracle
2 27 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.59%) IBM
3 9 (2.59%) VMware
4 8 (2.30%) Cognos
4 8 (2.30%) Cyber-Ark
4 8 (2.30%) MuleSoft
5 6 (1.72%) Cisco
6 5 (1.44%) F5
6 5 (1.44%) SAP
7 4 (1.15%) Dell
7 4 (1.15%) Kony
8 3 (0.86%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.86%) EMC
8 3 (0.86%) New Relic
8 3 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.86%) Splunk
8 3 (0.86%) Symantec
8 3 (0.86%) Twitter
9 2 (0.57%) Hortonworks
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