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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.29% 15.24% 12.82%
As % of the General category 41.25% 56.47% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 27
Average daily rate
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£225 £315 £60
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +425.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Average hourly rate £10.30 £9.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.66%
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
80 85 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.63% 26.98% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 42
Average daily rate £338 £305 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.65% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 7
Average hourly rate £9.10 £11.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.86% -61.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 31 October 2014.

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
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 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 19 £338 +7.14% 3
Kegworth +1 3 - -
Hinckley - - - - 1
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
3 12 (18.75%) Remedy
3 12 (18.75%) Migration
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle
5 10 (15.63%) UNIX
6 9 (14.06%) Project Management
6 9 (14.06%) MS Office
6 9 (14.06%) Retail
7 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
7 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
7 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
9 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.81%) Change Management
9 5 (7.81%) Financial Institution
9 5 (7.81%) VMware
9 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (7.81%) IT Governance
9 5 (7.81%) SAS
9 5 (7.81%) DB2
9 5 (7.81%) Java
9 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.81%) VBScript
9 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (7.81%) Banking
10 4 (6.25%) Java EE

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (7.81%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
3 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.69%) CA Clarity
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Agresso
3 1 (1.56%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (7.81%) DB2
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.69%) PowerCenter
3 3 (4.69%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Financial Institution
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Business Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Architect
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.25%) Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.13%) DBA
7 2 (3.13%) Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) JSP
1 4 (6.25%) Struts
1 4 (6.25%) Java EE
2 3 (4.69%) Spring
2 3 (4.69%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) XSLT
2 3 (4.69%) .NET
3 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Migration
2 9 (14.06%) Project Management
3 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.81%) Change Management
3 5 (7.81%) IT Governance
4 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.25%) Analytics
5 3 (4.69%) Change Control
5 3 (4.69%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
5 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.13%) ERP
6 2 (3.13%) ETL
6 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.13%) Workflow
6 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) Java
1 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (7.81%) VBScript
1 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) C++
4 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) ABAP
5 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) HNC
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CIMA
2 1 (1.56%) CCAB
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Control-M
2 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Remedy
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Northgate
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Primavera
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