The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Liverpool region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.81% 5.19% 16.30%
As % of the General category 57.14% 27.59% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 18
Average daily rate £450 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £105 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 29 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.93% 18.83% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 36
Average daily rate £409 £358 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.33% +23.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £236 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Merseyside

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Liverpool region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Liverpool region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (13.16%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) SLA
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
3 5 (13.16%) Cognos
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (10.53%) Solvency II
5 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.89%) General Ledger
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.26%) ERP
6 2 (5.26%) Intranet
6 2 (5.26%) Extranet
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Windows
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (13.16%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
1 2 (5.26%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) General Ledger
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) PMO Lead
7 1 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) VSAM
1 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (10.53%) Change Management
2 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.26%) ERP
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.26%) UML
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Document Management
4 2 (5.26%) Demand Management
4 2 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.63%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) COBOL
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
2 5 (13.16%) Cognos
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Casewise
5 1 (2.63%) Kofax
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Reuters
5 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
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