The 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.80% 15.00% 16.56%
As % of the General category 48.33% 47.37% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 17
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£450 £463 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +49.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £536 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
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Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 57 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.61% 31.67% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 23
Average daily rate £375 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 £10.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
2 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle
4 7 (14.00%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (12.00%) Linux
5 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) Banking
6 5 (10.00%) Retail
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) XML
6 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Degree
8 3 (6.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.00%) CIMA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (4.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (4.00%) OLAP
3 2 (4.00%) Essbase
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) ERwin
2 1 (2.00%) ProC
General
1 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Planning Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Developer
6 3 (6.00%) HPUX Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) Struts
3 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Firmware
3 2 (4.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) VSAM
4 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) HPUX
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (14.00%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 2 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) CIMA
4 3 (6.00%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.00%) ACCA
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
1 3 (6.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Perforce
6 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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