The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 59 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.28% 17.50% 16.26%
As % of the General category 57.28% 52.50% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 28
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£400 £445 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £525
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 £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
Finance
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.68% 33.33% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 44
Average daily rate £385 £448 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.96% +23.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
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 £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 44 £400 -5.88% 11
Bootle +1 3 - -
Southport - 1 - - 2
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.81%) SQL
3 24 (22.86%) ITIL
4 20 (19.05%) Banking
5 19 (18.10%) Project Management
6 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (14.29%) Windows
10 13 (12.38%) ETL
11 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 11 (10.48%) Programme Management
13 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
15 8 (7.62%) Oracle
15 8 (7.62%) IBM
15 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (7.62%) Supplier Management
15 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
16 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (6.67%) SAP
17 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
17 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
18 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
18 5 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
18 5 (4.76%) Marketing
18 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (2.86%) SAS
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.95%) CICS
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.95%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) WAN
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.95%) SSL
2 1 (0.95%) OSPF
2 1 (0.95%) BGP
2 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.95%) SSH
2 1 (0.95%) VLAN
2 1 (0.95%) Network Security
2 1 (0.95%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.86%) DB2
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.90%) FileMaker
7 2 (1.90%) Essbase
7 2 (1.90%) OLAP
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.95%) Ant
2 1 (0.95%) ERwin
2 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.95%) NUnit
2 1 (0.95%) Maven
2 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.05%) Banking
2 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Electronics
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Project Manager
3 15 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 13 (12.38%) Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Applications Support
6 10 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) DBA
8 4 (3.81%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 3 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Resource Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Planning Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Interactive Project Manager
10 2 (1.90%) FileMaker Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) .NET
1 4 (3.81%) Web Services
1 4 (3.81%) XML
2 3 (2.86%) Middleware
2 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.86%) WCF
2 3 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (1.90%) RESTful
3 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.90%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.90%) MDX
3 2 (1.90%) SOAP
3 2 (1.90%) J2EE
3 2 (1.90%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.95%) ISPF
4 1 (0.95%) XBRL
4 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.81%) User Experience
3 4 (3.81%) DTV
3 4 (3.81%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.86%) iPad
4 3 (2.86%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.90%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.90%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) PMI
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) zOS
2 4 (3.81%) UNIX
3 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) AIX
4 2 (1.90%) HPUX
5 1 (0.95%) Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Project Management
3 13 (12.38%) ETL
4 11 (10.48%) Programme Management
5 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.62%) Supplier Management
8 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.76%) Process Management
8 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.81%) SDLC
9 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.81%) Change Management
9 4 (3.81%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.86%) Workflow
10 3 (2.86%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) JCL
3 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.86%) Assembly Language
3 3 (2.86%) C#
3 3 (2.86%) COBOL
3 3 (2.86%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) REXX
4 2 (1.90%) VB
5 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.95%) Perl
5 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.95%) LINC
5 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.95%) CLIST
5 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) CIMA
4 3 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.90%) CCAB
5 2 (1.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.95%) CCAA
6 1 (0.95%) CCIA
6 1 (0.95%) Degree
6 1 (0.95%) CITP
6 1 (0.95%) ACCA
6 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) CCIE
6 1 (0.95%) CCNP
6 1 (0.95%) CCDP
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.95%) CCA
6 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) FATCA
3 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) XenApp
1 3 (2.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (1.90%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.90%) Xen
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) RACF
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) XenServer
3 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.95%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.95%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.95%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) IBM
3 7 (6.67%) SAP
4 5 (4.76%) Citrix
5 3 (2.86%) Sybase
5 3 (2.86%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.90%) Symantec
6 2 (1.90%) Teradata
7 1 (0.95%) Aruba
7 1 (0.95%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Informatica
7 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.95%) CA
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos
7 1 (0.95%) Unisys
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
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