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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 12 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 27.91% 13.33% 15.56%
As % of the General category 57.14% 17.02% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £380 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
Cheshire

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
21 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 48.84% 78.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 13
Median daily rate £300 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £283 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £412 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 17 (58.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) SAP
4 7 (24.14%) Hyperion
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
5 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
5 6 (20.69%) MS Office
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) ERwin
6 5 (17.24%) Star Schema
6 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) ETL
6 5 (17.24%) OLAP
6 5 (17.24%) Essbase
6 5 (17.24%) Analytics
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (17.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (17.24%) Talend
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle OLAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CA PPM
1 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (17.24%) Data Mart
1 5 (17.24%) Essbase
1 5 (17.24%) OLAP
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
1 5 (17.24%) Star Schema
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) ERwin
1 5 (17.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (58.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Hyperion Developer
5 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
5 4 (13.79%) OBIEE Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Finance Manager
6 3 (10.34%) IT Finance Manager
6 3 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Master Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Life Science
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) ETL
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.34%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Hyperion
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) Talend
5 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.90%) Ariba
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco