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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.49% 11.15% 6.17%
As % of the General category 38.55% 39.53% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 4
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£425 £363 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £120 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.29 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.32% -58.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.76 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.78 £9.81 £102.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -19.51%
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
83 86 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.21% 28.20% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 21
Average daily rate £350 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.22 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.60% -47.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.63 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.44 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +2 16 £344 -23.61% 8
Kegworth -4 4 £77 -
Loughborough +3 3 - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) Retail
3 9 (13.85%) Windows
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.31%) Financial Institution
5 7 (10.77%) Migration
5 7 (10.77%) Banking
5 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
5 7 (10.77%) Remedy
5 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.23%) Project Management
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle
6 6 (9.23%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) C#
8 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
8 4 (6.15%) SAP
8 4 (6.15%) CSS
8 4 (6.15%) UNIX
8 4 (6.15%) Agresso
8 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
8 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.62%) Wealth Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Agresso
2 3 (4.62%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.62%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) DB2
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) MS Access
3 1 (1.54%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.38%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Financial Institution
3 7 (10.77%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) International Banking
5 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Project Manager
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.15%) MI Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.08%) Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) CSS
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.08%) XML
3 2 (3.08%) Ajax
4 1 (1.54%) Java EE
4 1 (1.54%) WCF
4 1 (1.54%) LINQ
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) RESTful
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.54%) NHS
2 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.54%) Equities
2 1 (1.54%) PKI
2 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.77%) Migration
2 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (9.23%) Project Management
2 6 (9.23%) Workflow
3 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.15%) Coaching
4 3 (4.62%) Wealth Management
4 3 (4.62%) Change Control
4 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
4 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.62%) BPR
4 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.62%) ETL
5 2 (3.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) VBA
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) VBScript
5 2 (3.08%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
1 7 (10.77%) Remedy
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Tableau
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
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