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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 41 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.44% 18.42% 17.42%
As % of the General category 56.94% 50.72% 53.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 22
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£425 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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
72 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.35% 36.32% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 36
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% +165.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 22 (27.50%) SQL
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) ITIL
3 17 (21.25%) Banking
4 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (18.75%) Windows
6 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (15.00%) Project Management
8 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.75%) ETL
9 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.00%) Oracle
11 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.50%) IBM
12 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
13 5 (6.25%) QA
13 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
13 5 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
13 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
13 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.25%) Citrix
13 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 4 (5.00%) UNIX
14 4 (5.00%) zOS
14 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.75%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.25%) CICS
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.25%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) WAN
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.25%) SSL
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) SSH
1 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.50%) DB2
6 2 (2.50%) OLAP
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.25%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (1.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.25%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.25%) OLTP
7 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.25%) Ant
2 1 (1.25%) ERwin
2 1 (1.25%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (21.25%) Banking
2 3 (3.75%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) Project Manager
3 15 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Applications Support
5 10 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.00%) DBA
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Resource Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Planning Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Interactive Project Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Management Accountant
10 2 (2.50%) PC Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Middleware
1 3 (3.75%) HTML
2 2 (2.50%) RESTful
2 2 (2.50%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.50%) J2EE
2 2 (2.50%) SOAP
2 2 (2.50%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) XBRL
3 1 (1.25%) ISPF
3 1 (1.25%) MDX
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.75%) Data Extraction
2 3 (3.75%) iPad
2 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.25%) PMI
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) zOS
2 4 (5.00%) UNIX
3 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) AIX
4 2 (2.50%) HPUX
5 1 (1.25%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (15.00%) Project Management
3 11 (13.75%) ETL
4 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.75%) WFM
7 3 (3.75%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (3.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.75%) Service Management
7 3 (3.75%) Change Management
7 3 (3.75%) ITSM
7 3 (3.75%) Workflow
7 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) Java
2 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
3 2 (2.50%) REXX
3 2 (2.50%) JCL
4 1 (1.25%) LINC
4 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) CLIST
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.75%) CIMA
4 2 (2.50%) CCAB
4 2 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) CCAA
5 1 (1.25%) CCIA
5 1 (1.25%) CITP
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (1.25%) CCA
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CISSP
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.25%) FATCA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) XenApp
1 3 (3.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.50%) Xen
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) RACF
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) XenServer
3 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.25%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.25%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.25%) zSecure
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) Sybase
5 3 (3.75%) HP
6 2 (2.50%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.50%) Symantec
6 2 (2.50%) Teradata
6 2 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos
7 1 (1.25%) Unisys
7 1 (1.25%) Ariba
7 1 (1.25%) CA
7 1 (1.25%) Informatica
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
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