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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 8 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 39 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.96% 12.40% 14.81%
As % of the General category 56.52% 55.81% 52.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 20
Median daily rate £375 £363 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +7.04%
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
69 86 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.17% 22.22% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 35
Median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 28 £389 +3.60% 13
Bootle -1 3 - -
Southport -1 2 £313 - 2
Wirral -2 1 - - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £140 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Finance.

1 23 (25.00%) Oracle
2 20 (21.74%) Migration
2 20 (21.74%) Banking
3 18 (19.57%) SQL
4 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.22%) Project Management
5 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
5 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
6 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.04%) Java
7 12 (13.04%) Windows
8 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
8 11 (11.96%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
9 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
9 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
10 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (9.78%) DB2
10 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
11 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
11 8 (8.70%) Web Services
11 8 (8.70%) JIRA
12 7 (7.61%) Marketing
12 7 (7.61%) VMware
12 7 (7.61%) CICS
12 7 (7.61%) PHP
12 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.61%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (7.61%) CICS
1 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.09%) SAS
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (5.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (3.26%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.09%) HFM
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) IaaS
1 3 (3.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (4.35%) WAN
3 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 3 (3.26%) LAN
3 3 (3.26%) SAN
4 2 (2.17%) BGP
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.17%) DHCP
4 2 (2.17%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) MPLS
4 2 (2.17%) PuTTY
4 2 (2.17%) SMTP
4 2 (2.17%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.09%) FTP
5 1 (1.09%) IMAP
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) DB2
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.43%) MySQL
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.26%) MS Access
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.09%) OLTP
8 1 (1.09%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Ant
3 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.17%) JMeter
3 2 (2.17%) Selenium
3 2 (2.17%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (2.17%) WATIR
3 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.09%) gulp
4 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.74%) Banking
2 7 (7.61%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Electronics
3 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Architect
5 6 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Server Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Data Migration Developer
7 4 (4.35%) E-Business Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Tester
8 3 (3.26%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) Web Services
2 5 (5.43%) Spring
3 3 (3.26%) REST
3 3 (3.26%) SOAP
4 2 (2.17%) CSS
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) Middleware
4 2 (2.17%) Symfony
4 2 (2.17%) XML
4 2 (2.17%) Yii
5 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.09%) CSS3
5 1 (1.09%) DOM
5 1 (1.09%) Express
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
5 1 (1.09%) JMS
5 1 (1.09%) Node.js
5 1 (1.09%) RESTful
5 1 (1.09%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) iPad
4 3 (3.26%) Wiki
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.09%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.26%) Solaris
5 3 (3.26%) Unix
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) Linux
7 1 (1.09%) AIX
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Debian
7 1 (1.09%) HPUX
7 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Migration
2 14 (15.22%) Project Management
3 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
5 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.43%) Change Management
8 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.43%) CRM
8 5 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.43%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.43%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.35%) ERP
9 4 (4.35%) ITIL
9 4 (4.35%) MVC
9 4 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) Java
3 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.61%) PHP
5 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.26%) C
6 3 (3.26%) PHP 5
6 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.17%) COBOL
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) VBA
8 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.09%) JCL
8 1 (1.09%) Korn
8 1 (1.09%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) REXX
8 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) CCNP
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CCA
4 1 (1.09%) MCITP
4 1 (1.09%) MCSE
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.26%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.09%) iptables
3 1 (1.09%) KVM
3 1 (1.09%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.09%) Squid
3 1 (1.09%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) SCOM
2 4 (4.35%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) EdgeSight
3 3 (3.26%) SCCM
3 3 (3.26%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.09%) Cacti
4 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.09%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (1.09%) OpenNebula
4 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) VMware
4 6 (6.52%) Cisco
4 6 (6.52%) HP
5 5 (5.43%) Citrix
5 5 (5.43%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.17%) Ariba
6 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 2 (2.17%) NetApp
6 2 (2.17%) Zend
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe
7 1 (1.09%) EMC
7 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
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