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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.95% 11.03% 3.60%
As % of the General category 60.00% 44.44% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 4
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£425 £486 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +90.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £127 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £551 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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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 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.26% 24.83% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 10
Average daily rate £413 £425 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +39.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £108 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +239.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 14 (19.72%) Oracle
1 14 (19.72%) Banking
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (14.08%) Java
4 10 (14.08%) XML
5 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.68%) UNIX
5 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (9.86%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.45%) Change Management
7 6 (8.45%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.45%) ISTQB
8 5 (7.04%) Retail
8 5 (7.04%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.04%) IBM
8 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 5 (7.04%) Migration
8 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (5.63%) Middleware
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) ITIL
9 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.63%) J2EE
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
1 3 (4.23%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) CICS
3 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.82%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) VLAN
2 1 (1.41%) SSH
2 1 (1.41%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.82%) DB2
4 2 (2.82%) OLAP
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) ERwin
General
1 14 (19.72%) Banking
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
1 13 (18.31%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Risk Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Resource Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.23%) Planning Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) DBA
6 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) XML
2 5 (7.04%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) Middleware
3 4 (5.63%) J2EE
4 3 (4.23%) Web Services
4 3 (4.23%) XML Messaging
5 2 (2.82%) RESTful
5 2 (2.82%) Spring
6 1 (1.41%) ISPF
6 1 (1.41%) MDX
6 1 (1.41%) JAX-WS
6 1 (1.41%) JiBX
6 1 (1.41%) POJO
6 1 (1.41%) JAXB
6 1 (1.41%) WSDL
6 1 (1.41%) JDBC
6 1 (1.41%) JSP
6 1 (1.41%) HTML
6 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.82%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.41%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) UNIX
2 4 (5.63%) zOS
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) HPUX
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
2 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (9.86%) Programme Management
3 6 (8.45%) Change Management
4 5 (7.04%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.04%) Migration
4 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.63%) Project Management
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL
5 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.23%) WFM
6 3 (4.23%) Information Management
6 3 (4.23%) Data Architecture
6 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.23%) SDLC
6 3 (4.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) Java
3 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.23%) Assembly Language
4 3 (4.23%) Perl
5 2 (2.82%) REXX
5 2 (2.82%) JCL
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.63%) ISEB
4 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CCAA
5 1 (1.41%) CCIA
5 1 (1.41%) CCA
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CIMA
5 1 (1.41%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.41%) FATCA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
1 1 (1.41%) XenServer
1 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.41%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.41%) Netcool
2 1 (1.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) IBM
3 4 (5.63%) Sybase
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) Citrix
4 3 (4.23%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.82%) Perforce
5 2 (2.82%) Cognos
5 2 (2.82%) CA
6 1 (1.41%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) CODA
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.41%) Teradata
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
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