The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 16.18% 3.23% 12.50%
As % of the General category 22.92% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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£326 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £16.89
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

General Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 70.59% 22.58% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate £450 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £325 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Macclesfield region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Macclesfield region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) eRoom
6 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
6 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Sun
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) eRoom
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 12 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) PMO Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) IBM