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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.20% 11.65% 12.77%
As % of the General category 31.86% 40.79% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 25
Average daily rate £204 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £255 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.22 £9.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
113 76 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.31% 28.57% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 48 35
Average daily rate £285 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.86% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.44 £9.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+259.19% +5.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.44 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £18.80 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -3 18 £325 -4.41% 8
Kegworth +5 8 £115 +48.70%
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (27.69%) SQL
2 17 (26.15%) MS Office
3 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle
5 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.92%) Windows
7 10 (15.38%) Unix
7 10 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.31%) Degree
9 8 (12.31%) V-Model
9 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.31%) Web Services
9 8 (12.31%) ITIL
9 8 (12.31%) UML
9 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
9 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.31%) .NET
9 8 (12.31%) C#
9 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
9 8 (12.31%) Project Management
9 8 (12.31%) TickIT
9 8 (12.31%) Banking
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.77%) High Availability
10 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.15%) IBM Notes
2 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Office
2 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (4.62%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (7.69%) DB2
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Essbase
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.31%) Banking
2 6 (9.23%) Financial Institution
2 6 (9.23%) General Ledger
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 7 (10.77%) Lead Software Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) IT Support
5 4 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
1 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
1 8 (12.31%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
2 3 (4.62%) J2EE
2 3 (4.62%) JPA
2 3 (4.62%) jQuery
2 3 (4.62%) JSP
2 3 (4.62%) Spring
2 3 (4.62%) XML
2 3 (4.62%) XSLT
3 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Fintech
4 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) Life Science
4 2 (3.08%) VLE
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Unix
3 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.15%) MVS
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.15%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.54%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 8 (12.31%) UML
3 8 (12.31%) V-Model
3 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
4 7 (10.77%) High Availability
4 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Logistics
6 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 4 (6.15%) Cash Management
7 4 (6.15%) Coaching
7 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Migration
7 4 (6.15%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.15%) VBScript
5 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.62%) ACCA
4 3 (4.62%) CIMA
5 1 (1.54%) CCAB
5 1 (1.54%) CIPD
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PMP
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
1 8 (12.31%) TickIT
2 5 (7.69%) SLA
3 3 (4.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.54%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) CA Wily
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.08%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Lotus
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
4 3 (4.62%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Remedy
6 1 (1.54%) Norkom
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