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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 39 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.59% 16.91% 15.24%
As % of the General category 45.88% 45.63% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 19
Median daily rate £149 £263 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £70 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £406 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £9.02 £10.44 £10.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.64% -2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.71 £9.43 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.83 £12.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
85 103 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.62% 37.05% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 35 31
Median daily rate £175 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £70 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £9.13 £10.44 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £8.65 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £11.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth +1 24 £83 -20.95%
Leicester -10 11 £450 +38.46% 4
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 22 (36.07%) Financial Institution
2 21 (34.43%) Windows
3 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
3 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
5 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
5 12 (19.67%) Wireless
6 10 (16.39%) SQL
7 8 (13.11%) Project Management
8 7 (11.48%) SAP
8 7 (11.48%) CRM
8 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.20%) Time Management
10 5 (8.20%) SLA
10 5 (8.20%) SAS
10 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.20%) MS Office
10 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.20%) Marketing
10 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.56%) Change Management
11 4 (6.56%) .NET
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle
11 4 (6.56%) C#
11 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) Documentum
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.64%) HFM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Wireless
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.64%) DB2
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 22 (36.07%) Financial Institution
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Back Office
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Service Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) IT Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.48%) Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Access Control Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.28%) Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) Architect
9 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
1 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) jQuery
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
3 1 (1.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Clustering
2 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.64%) NHS
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
2 8 (13.11%) Project Management
3 7 (11.48%) CRM
4 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.20%) Time Management
6 4 (6.56%) Change Management
6 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.92%) Migration
7 3 (4.92%) People Management
7 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.28%) Change Control
8 2 (3.28%) Coaching
8 2 (3.28%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C#
3 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) HNC
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Control-M
2 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Remedy
4 3 (4.92%) Sun
5 2 (3.28%) CODA
5 2 (3.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) FNZ
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) Sage
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau