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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.40% 16.28% 8.00%
As % of the General category 44.93% 47.73% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 5
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£295 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.86% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £521 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.42 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
Finance
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
69 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.60% 34.11% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 10
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.42 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 12 (18.18%) SQL
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Banking
2 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.15%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.64%) XML
4 9 (13.64%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.61%) UNIX
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (9.09%) WFM
8 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.58%) ISEB
8 5 (7.58%) Project Management
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
9 4 (6.06%) SOAP
9 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle ODI

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.52%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.52%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) OLAP
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.52%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) ERwin
General
1 11 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Local Government
3 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Resource Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Planning Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Applications Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) XML
2 4 (6.06%) SOAP
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) J2EE
3 3 (4.55%) Spring
4 2 (3.03%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.03%) JiBX
4 2 (3.03%) XSLT
4 2 (3.03%) WSDL
4 2 (3.03%) JAXB
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) JDBC
4 2 (3.03%) JSP
4 2 (3.03%) POJO
5 1 (1.52%) CSS3
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) CSS
5 1 (1.52%) .NET
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
5 1 (1.52%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) NHS
1 2 (3.03%) IVR
1 2 (3.03%) Online Banking
1 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) UNIX
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) zOS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) AIX
3 1 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
2 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (9.09%) WFM
4 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
4 5 (7.58%) Change Management
4 5 (7.58%) Migration
4 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
5 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.55%) Data Architecture
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (3.03%) Test Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.03%) ITSM
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) ISTQB
3 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) ISEB
5 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.03%) PMP
6 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Netcool
1 1 (1.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Perforce
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Teradata
5 1 (1.52%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.52%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) Informatica
5 1 (1.52%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.52%) CODA
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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