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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 12 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.32% 11.28% 7.37%
As % of the General category 16.90% 33.33% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Median daily rate £468 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £432 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £623 £568
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 £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
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
71 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.37% 33.85% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 19
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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
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 29 September 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 16 (41.03%) SAP
2 13 (33.33%) Automotive
3 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
5 9 (23.08%) Data Management
5 9 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 8 (20.51%) Information Management
6 8 (20.51%) IT Governance
6 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
6 8 (20.51%) BT
6 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SAP FI
9 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.69%) SAP FI-AP
10 3 (7.69%) Logistics
10 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 3 (7.69%) CRM
10 3 (7.69%) EDI
10 3 (7.69%) Migration
11 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
11 2 (5.13%) Workflow
11 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
11 2 (5.13%) PLM
11 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (5.13%) Primavera
11 2 (5.13%) PMP
11 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
11 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence

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 (2.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SAP FI
2 3 (7.69%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (5.13%) Primavera
3 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.13%) SAP MII
4 1 (2.56%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.56%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (33.33%) Automotive
2 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Architect
2 11 (28.21%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Project Manager
4 9 (23.08%) Consultant
5 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 8 (20.51%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) SAP FI Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) SAP Architect
8 3 (7.69%) HR Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
8 3 (7.69%) SAP CO Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) SAP Manager
9 2 (5.13%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
3 9 (23.08%) Data Management
3 9 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 8 (20.51%) Information Management
4 8 (20.51%) IT Governance
4 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Logistics
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.13%) Lean Manufacturing
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
1 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) SAP
2 8 (20.51%) BT
3 1 (2.56%) Ariba
3 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.56%) Kronos
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Unisys
3 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
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