The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 55 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.93% 10.03% 12.02%
As % of the General category 50.00% 49.21% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 9
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£199 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.31% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £320 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Average hourly rate £10.72 £9.94 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -57.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.94 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £11.92 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
Finance
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 63 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.86% 20.39% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 49
Average daily rate £300 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £244 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 5
Average hourly rate £10.44 £10.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% -57.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 21 £325 -38.09% 3
Loughborough +3 6 - -
Kegworth -5 5 £110 -
Coalville - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 31 (31.31%) Financial Institution
2 26 (26.26%) Banking
3 22 (22.22%) Hedge funds
4 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
5 17 (17.17%) SQL
6 16 (16.16%) MS Office
7 15 (15.15%) SLA
8 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.13%) International Banking
10 12 (12.12%) Windows
10 12 (12.12%) C#
11 11 (11.11%) Coaching
11 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.10%) .NET
12 10 (10.10%) Project Management
13 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
13 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
14 8 (8.08%) Windows XP
14 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.08%) Change Control
15 7 (7.07%) Line Management
15 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
15 7 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (6.06%) ITIL
16 6 (6.06%) HTML
17 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (5.05%) Migration
17 5 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (1.01%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.16%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Agresso
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.03%) DB2
5 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.02%) QlikView
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.01%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) PROIV
General
1 31 (31.31%) Financial Institution
2 26 (26.26%) Banking
3 13 (13.13%) International Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.02%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Analyst
2 31 (31.31%) Service Analyst
3 23 (23.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 13 (13.13%) Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 5 (5.05%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.04%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Service Improvement Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Service Improvement Project Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Junior
10 3 (3.03%) Consultant
10 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) .NET
2 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.06%) HTML
4 5 (5.05%) CSS
4 5 (5.05%) Web Services
5 3 (3.03%) WinForms
5 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.02%) Ajax
6 2 (2.02%) XML
7 1 (1.01%) XSLT
7 1 (1.01%) EDI
7 1 (1.01%) SOAP
7 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.01%) Java EE
7 1 (1.01%) LINQ
7 1 (1.01%) jQuery
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.01%) RESTful
7 1 (1.01%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Hedge funds
2 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) Life Science
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) DTV
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.02%) UNIX
3 2 (2.02%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) AIX
4 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.11%) Coaching
2 10 (10.10%) Project Management
3 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.08%) Change Control
3 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (7.07%) Line Management
4 7 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.06%) ITIL
6 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.05%) Migration
6 5 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.05%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (5.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.04%) V-Model
7 4 (4.04%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.04%) UML
7 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) SQL
2 12 (12.12%) C#
3 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.04%) VBA
5 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.02%) Java
6 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) COBOL
7 1 (1.01%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) PMP
2 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.15%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) TickIT
2 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) HP
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) Remedy
3 2 (2.02%) Norkom
3 2 (2.02%) IBM
3 2 (2.02%) Tableau
3 2 (2.02%) SAP
3 2 (2.02%) NetApp
4 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.01%) EMC
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos
4 1 (1.01%) Sybase
4 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.01%) VMware
4 1 (1.01%) Brocade
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £13.75 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago