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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 56 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.38% 11.21% 14.08%
As % of the General category 73.68% 51.06% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 17
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£300 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £247 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.01% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
76 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.30% 21.96% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 26
Average daily rate £275 £366 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.91% +11.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £244 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £8.58 £13.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.03% +6.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +6 39 £300 -4.00% 16
Wirral -9 7 £238 -26.92%
Southport - - - - 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (14.43%) Project Management
2 14 (14.43%) Oracle
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
3 12 (12.37%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) Retail
4 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (10.31%) ITIL
5 10 (10.31%) UNIX
5 10 (10.31%) Banking
6 9 (9.28%) XML
6 9 (9.28%) Linux
6 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.25%) SLA
7 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.25%) Java
7 8 (8.25%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.25%) Operations Management
8 7 (7.22%) QA
8 7 (7.22%) Billing
8 7 (7.22%) Service Management
8 7 (7.22%) Workflow
9 6 (6.19%) Change Management
9 6 (6.19%) SAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.25%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.09%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.06%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.03%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.03%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.06%) Essbase
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.06%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (2.06%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (2.06%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (2.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) ERwin
1 1 (1.03%) ProC
General
1 12 (12.37%) Retail
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Billing
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.12%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Electronics
7 2 (2.06%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.03%) Local Government
8 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Law
8 1 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (30.93%) Analyst
2 20 (20.62%) Developer
3 8 (8.25%) Consultant
4 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (5.15%) Operations Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Test Analyst
5 5 (5.15%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.12%) Administrator
6 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (4.12%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) HPUX Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.09%) PMO Lead
7 3 (3.09%) Pricing Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) HPUX Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Actuary
7 3 (3.09%) Risk Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) XML
2 5 (5.15%) HTML
3 4 (4.12%) SOAP
3 4 (4.12%) XSLT
3 4 (4.12%) Spring
4 3 (3.09%) JSP
4 3 (3.09%) .NET
4 3 (3.09%) J2EE
5 2 (2.06%) WSDL
5 2 (2.06%) JDBC
5 2 (2.06%) Web Services
5 2 (2.06%) JAXB
5 2 (2.06%) JAX-WS
5 2 (2.06%) JiBX
5 2 (2.06%) POJO
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.03%) CSS3
6 1 (1.03%) HTML5
6 1 (1.03%) Struts
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (4.12%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Statistics
3 3 (3.09%) PMI
3 3 (3.09%) DTV
4 2 (2.06%) IVR
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.06%) FMCG
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) UNIX
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) HPUX
3 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
4 2 (2.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.43%) Project Management
2 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.31%) ITIL
4 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (8.25%) Operations Management
6 7 (7.22%) Service Management
6 7 (7.22%) Workflow
7 6 (6.19%) Change Management
7 6 (6.19%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.19%) Coaching
8 5 (5.15%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (5.15%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (5.15%) CMMI
9 4 (4.12%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.09%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) Java
3 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.09%) C#
4 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.09%) VBA
5 2 (2.06%) VB
5 2 (2.06%) Perl
5 2 (2.06%) C++
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.12%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.09%) ISEB
4 3 (3.09%) CIMA
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
5 1 (1.03%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 7 (7.22%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Firmware
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Netcool
1 2 (2.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
1 2 (2.06%) SCOM
1 2 (2.06%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) SAP
2 6 (6.19%) Fujitsu
3 5 (5.15%) Tableau
3 5 (5.15%) Cognos
3 5 (5.15%) HP
3 5 (5.15%) CA
4 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.09%) Perforce
6 2 (2.06%) Remedy
6 2 (2.06%) Sybase
6 2 (2.06%) CODA
6 2 (2.06%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.03%) Brocade
7 1 (1.03%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix
7 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
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