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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 49 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.12% 13.03% 13.44%
As % of the General category 66.22% 60.53% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 18
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
74 76 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.33% 21.53% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 31
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -1 37 £378 -11.17% 9
Wirral +1 2 - -
Bootle 0 2 - - 1
Southport - 2 £313 - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £140 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (26.67%) Oracle
2 21 (20.00%) Migration
2 21 (20.00%) Banking
3 18 (17.14%) SQL
4 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
4 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
4 17 (16.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (15.24%) Oracle Payables
6 14 (13.33%) Windows
6 14 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.38%) Java
7 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
7 13 (12.38%) ERP
7 13 (12.38%) Project Management
8 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
8 12 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.48%) Oracle ERP
10 10 (9.52%) Windows Server
11 9 (8.57%) Web Services
12 8 (7.62%) DB2
12 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
12 8 (7.62%) VMware
12 8 (7.62%) JIRA
12 8 (7.62%) Data Migration
12 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
13 7 (6.67%) iPad

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 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.67%) CICS
3 6 (5.71%) IIS
4 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 3 (2.86%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Apache
6 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (15.24%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (10.48%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.95%) HFM
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.95%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.95%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) IaaS
1 3 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) WAN
2 5 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.76%) HTTP
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.86%) LAN
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (1.90%) BGP
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.90%) DHCP
4 2 (1.90%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.90%) MPLS
4 2 (1.90%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.90%) SMTP
4 2 (1.90%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.95%) IMAP
5 1 (0.95%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.95%) MRTG
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) DB2
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.81%) MS Access
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) OLTP
8 1 (0.95%) QlikView
8 1 (0.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.81%) Subversion
4 3 (2.86%) gulp
5 2 (1.90%) Ant
5 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.90%) JMeter
5 2 (1.90%) Selenium
5 2 (1.90%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (1.90%) WATIR
5 2 (1.90%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Developer
2 21 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.52%) Tester
5 7 (6.67%) Architect
5 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Data Migration Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) Web Services
2 5 (4.76%) HTML
3 4 (3.81%) CSS
3 4 (3.81%) Middleware
3 4 (3.81%) Spring
4 3 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (2.86%) CSS3
4 3 (2.86%) DOM
4 3 (2.86%) Express
4 3 (2.86%) HTML5
4 3 (2.86%) React
4 3 (2.86%) REST
4 3 (2.86%) RESTful
4 3 (2.86%) SOAP
4 3 (2.86%) XML
5 2 (1.90%) Symfony
5 2 (1.90%) Yii
6 1 (0.95%) JMS
6 1 (0.95%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) iPad
3 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) Wiki
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.95%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) Solaris
5 3 (2.86%) Unix
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) Linux
7 1 (0.95%) AIX
7 1 (0.95%) CentOS
7 1 (0.95%) Debian
7 1 (0.95%) HPUX
7 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) Migration
2 14 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.38%) ERP
3 13 (12.38%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.62%) Data Migration
6 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (6.67%) Change Management
8 6 (5.71%) MVC
9 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.76%) ITIL
9 5 (4.76%) Scrum
10 4 (3.81%) CRM
10 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (3.81%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.81%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) SQL
2 13 (12.38%) Java
3 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.67%) PHP
4 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.86%) C
5 3 (2.86%) PHP 5
5 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.90%) Ruby
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) COBOL
7 1 (0.95%) JCL
7 1 (0.95%) Korn
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) REXX
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
1 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.86%) Degree
3 3 (2.86%) MCSE
4 2 (1.90%) CCNP
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.90%) MCITP
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.95%) CCA
5 1 (0.95%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.86%) XenApp
3 2 (1.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.95%) iptables
4 1 (0.95%) KVM
4 1 (0.95%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.95%) Squid
4 1 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) SCOM
2 4 (3.81%) Nagios
3 3 (2.86%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.86%) SCCM
3 3 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.95%) Cacti
4 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.95%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.95%) OpenNebula
4 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Oracle
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.62%) VMware
4 7 (6.67%) HP
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
6 3 (2.86%) SAP
7 2 (1.90%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.90%) EMC
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) Zend
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe
8 1 (0.95%) Ariba
8 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.95%) IBM
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.95%) Sage
8 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.95%) Siemens
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