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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 55 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.71% 17.39% 13.01%
As % of the General category 61.80% 59.02% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 10
Average daily rate £425 £325 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £244 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £474 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.42 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
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
89 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.36% 29.47% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 27
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £164 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -21.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 40 (28.78%) Oracle
1 40 (28.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 39 (28.06%) Security Cleared
3 36 (25.90%) SC Cleared
4 28 (20.14%) SQL
5 27 (19.42%) Oracle Payables
6 26 (18.71%) iPad
7 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
8 24 (17.27%) ERP
8 24 (17.27%) Oracle ERP
9 23 (16.55%) Test Scripting
10 21 (15.11%) Banking
11 18 (12.95%) Git (software)
12 16 (11.51%) Windows
13 14 (10.07%) Middleware
13 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
13 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (10.07%) Data Centre
14 13 (9.35%) Windows Server
14 13 (9.35%) QA
14 13 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
15 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (8.63%) Project Management
15 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.63%) Node.js
16 11 (7.91%) gulp
16 11 (7.91%) React
16 11 (7.91%) HTML
16 11 (7.91%) SOA
16 11 (7.91%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (8.63%) Node.js
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.32%) IIS
3 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.60%) SAS
5 3 (2.16%) Confluence
5 3 (2.16%) Exstream Dialogue
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.44%) CMS
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.72%) CICS
7 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 27 (19.42%) Oracle Payables
3 24 (17.27%) Oracle ERP
4 13 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.16%) Exstream
6 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.72%) HFM
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.72%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) IaaS
1 3 (2.16%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) SAN
2 3 (2.16%) WAN
3 2 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.72%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.72%) SSH
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.72%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) MS Access
7 1 (0.72%) QlikView
7 1 (0.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.91%) gulp
3 10 (7.19%) Grunt
4 7 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (4.32%) Gerrit
6 3 (2.16%) JIRA
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.44%) Selenium
7 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.72%) Ant
8 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.72%) Gradle
8 1 (0.72%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 21 (15.11%) Banking
2 5 (3.60%) Legal
3 3 (2.16%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Analyst
1 26 (18.71%) Developer
2 18 (12.95%) Tester
3 15 (10.79%) Consultant
4 10 (7.19%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.47%) Architect
5 9 (6.47%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (5.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Node.js Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) SOA Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.32%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.07%) Middleware
2 11 (7.91%) HTML
2 11 (7.91%) React
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (5.76%) XML
4 7 (5.04%) Express
4 7 (5.04%) HTML5
4 7 (5.04%) RESTful
4 7 (5.04%) Web Services
5 6 (4.32%) ELK Stack
6 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.60%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.60%) Browserify
6 5 (3.60%) CSS
7 4 (2.88%) .NET
7 4 (2.88%) jQuery
7 4 (2.88%) Mustache
7 4 (2.88%) Sass
8 3 (2.16%) CSS3
8 3 (2.16%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) iPad
2 14 (10.07%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.04%) User Experience
4 3 (2.16%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.16%) Wiki
5 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.72%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.72%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 13 (9.35%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Unix
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
2 24 (17.27%) ERP
3 23 (16.55%) Test Scripting
4 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.63%) Project Management
5 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (7.91%) Migration
6 11 (7.91%) Scrum
6 11 (7.91%) SOA
7 10 (7.19%) ITIL
8 9 (6.47%) Data Management
8 9 (6.47%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.04%) DevOps
9 7 (5.04%) MVC
9 7 (5.04%) OO
9 7 (5.04%) OOD
9 7 (5.04%) Open Source
9 7 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) SQL
2 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.76%) Java
3 8 (5.76%) Perl
4 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.04%) Python
5 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.44%) ES6
6 2 (1.44%) JSX
6 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.72%) C
7 1 (0.72%) C#
7 1 (0.72%) CLIST
7 1 (0.72%) JCL
7 1 (0.72%) LINC
7 1 (0.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 39 (28.06%) Security Cleared
2 36 (25.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.44%) MCITP
4 2 (1.44%) MCSE
4 2 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.72%) CCA
5 1 (0.72%) CITP
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.16%) XenApp
3 2 (1.44%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (0.72%) RACF
4 1 (0.72%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (5.04%) Ansible
1 7 (5.04%) Puppet
2 3 (2.16%) EdgeSight
2 3 (2.16%) Nagios
2 3 (2.16%) SCOM
2 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) zSecure
Vendors
1 40 (28.78%) Oracle
2 9 (6.47%) HP
3 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.04%) Splunk
5 6 (4.32%) VMware
6 5 (3.60%) SAP
7 4 (2.88%) Citrix
8 3 (2.16%) Cisco
9 2 (1.44%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.44%) Adobe
9 2 (1.44%) EMC
9 2 (1.44%) IBM
9 2 (1.44%) NetApp
9 2 (1.44%) Rally
10 1 (0.72%) Ariba
10 1 (0.72%) CA
10 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.72%) Sage
10 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.72%) Unisys
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