The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.62% 13.48% 8.43%
As % of the General category 28.40% 38.10% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 11
Median daily rate £475 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £332 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £525
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 £21.50 £21.26 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +28.86%
Finance
England

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

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.91% 35.39% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 19 17
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (30.00%) Automotive
1 15 (30.00%) SAP
2 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 9 (18.00%) Data Management
6 8 (16.00%) Information Management
6 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (16.00%) IT Governance
6 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (16.00%) BT
7 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) SAP FI
9 4 (8.00%) Logistics
9 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
9 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) System Testing
10 3 (6.00%) SAP FI-AP
10 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.00%) Coaching
10 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.00%) ISEB
10 3 (6.00%) CRM
10 3 (6.00%) EDI
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Quality Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (6.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (4.00%) Primavera
3 2 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.00%) SAP MII
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Big Data
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (30.00%) Automotive
2 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 10 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 9 (18.00%) Consultant
6 8 (16.00%) Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 8 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (12.00%) SAP FI Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Administrator
9 3 (6.00%) HR Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Project Administrator
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Architect
9 3 (6.00%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.00%) Data Management
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) Information Management
5 8 (16.00%) IT Governance
5 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) Logistics
7 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Coaching
8 3 (6.00%) CRM
8 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) CISA
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) COBIT
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.00%) BT
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Ariba
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Kronos
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Unisys
4 1 (2.00%) WorldPay
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