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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 14 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.96% 12.00% 11.11%
As % of the General category 34.72% 44.21% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 24
Average daily rate £275 £344 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £253 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £471 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 1
Average hourly rate £10.04 £10.44 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% -16.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -20.65%
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
72 95 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.81% 27.14% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 57
Average daily rate £255 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 5
Average hourly rate £10.44 £10.44 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £10.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Kegworth +3 7 £77 -
Leicester -9 6 £675 +100.00% 4
Loughborough -8 2 £275 - 1
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Windows
3 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
4 10 (17.24%) MS Office
4 10 (17.24%) Banking
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) Unix
5 9 (15.52%) Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) Mainframe
6 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL
7 7 (12.07%) DB2
7 7 (12.07%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) SLA
8 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (8.62%) jQuery
9 5 (8.62%) Time Management
9 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
9 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (8.62%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.24%) MS Office
3 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.72%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) DB2
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (3.45%) MS Access
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (17.24%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 3 (5.17%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.17%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) IT Support
4 4 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) jQuery
2 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
2 3 (5.17%) J2EE
2 3 (5.17%) JPA
2 3 (5.17%) JSP
2 3 (5.17%) Spring
2 3 (5.17%) XML
2 3 (5.17%) XSLT
3 2 (3.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) AS400
3 3 (5.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.45%) Statistics
4 2 (3.45%) VLE
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.90%) MVS
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.90%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.72%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Project Management
2 7 (12.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Migration
3 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (8.62%) Time Management
4 5 (8.62%) Workflow
5 4 (6.90%) Cash Management
5 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.17%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.17%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Validation
7 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.90%) VBScript
4 2 (3.45%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) CIPD
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.72%) PMP
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) CA Wily
1 3 (5.17%) Control-M
1 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Remedy
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
4 4 (6.90%) HP
4 4 (6.90%) Lotus
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.45%) Sun
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) FNZ
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau
Markfield, Leicestershire
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