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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 18.18% 10.20% 21.57%
As % of the General category 66.67% 50.00% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Average daily rate
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£180 £300 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £240 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £472 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.10
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -0.58%
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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
9 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 27.27% 20.41% 54.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 21
Average daily rate £190 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £414 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) MS Project
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) SAP EWM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Ariba
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Project
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
1 4 (44.44%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Project Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Assistant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba