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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 52 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.63% 13.06% 13.00%
As % of the General category 46.85% 54.29% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 10
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£298 £369 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.32% +34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £192 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £10.72 £10.72 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.94 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.14 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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
111 70 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.63% 24.05% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 41
Average daily rate £323 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £200 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £533 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 13
Average hourly rate £10.44 £9.94 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -64.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 +4 22 £325 -20.73% 5
Loughborough +2 5 - -
Kegworth -3 5 £110 -
Coalville - 1 - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 28 (28.00%) Financial Institution
2 25 (25.00%) Banking
3 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
4 22 (22.00%) MS Office
4 22 (22.00%) Hedge funds
5 21 (21.00%) SQL
6 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.00%) SLA
7 15 (15.00%) C#
7 15 (15.00%) .NET
7 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (13.00%) Project Management
8 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.00%) International Banking
10 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.00%) Coaching
10 11 (11.00%) Web Services
11 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
11 10 (10.00%) Windows
11 10 (10.00%) UML
11 10 (10.00%) ISO 9001
11 10 (10.00%) TickIT
11 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.00%) V-Model
11 10 (10.00%) Change Control
11 10 (10.00%) Degree
11 10 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.00%) Computer Science

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (1.00%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.00%) MS Office
3 10 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP EWM
2 1 (1.00%) Agresso
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.00%) DB2
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.00%) QlikView
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.00%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.00%) PROIV
General
1 28 (28.00%) Financial Institution
2 25 (25.00%) Banking
3 12 (12.00%) International Banking
4 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.00%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (45.00%) Analyst
2 31 (31.00%) Service Analyst
3 23 (23.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.00%) Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.00%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) Junior
9 3 (3.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 3 (3.00%) Service Improvement Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Service Improvement Project Manager
10 2 (2.00%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.00%) Web Services
4 5 (5.00%) HTML
5 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.00%) WinForms
6 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (3.00%) CSS
7 1 (1.00%) SOAP
7 1 (1.00%) XML
7 1 (1.00%) XSLT
7 1 (1.00%) EDI
7 1 (1.00%) Java EE
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Hedge funds
2 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.00%) Life Science
6 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.00%) NHS
8 1 (1.00%) DTV
8 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (8.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.00%) AIX
4 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) Project Management
1 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
2 11 (11.00%) Coaching
3 10 (10.00%) Change Control
3 10 (10.00%) V-Model
3 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.00%) UML
4 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.00%) Line Management
6 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.00%) ITIL
7 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) Logistics
8 5 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.00%) VB
3 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.00%) VBA
4 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) JCL
5 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.00%) ACCA
3 3 (3.00%) CIMA
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.00%) CCAB
5 1 (1.00%) PMP
5 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) SLA
2 10 (10.00%) TickIT
2 10 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) HP
3 4 (4.00%) Remedy
4 3 (3.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.00%) NetApp
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Norkom
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Brocade
6 1 (1.00%) Cognos
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase
6 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.00%) EMC
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