The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Macclesfield region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - 13 3
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 2.94% 21.74%
As % of the General category - 33.33% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate - £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.33% 8.82% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
Average daily rate £400 £383 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Cheshire

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Password Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Ariba
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) SNMP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Password Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (9.09%) Ariba
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP