The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 125 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 10 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.37% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.07% 1.05% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £385 £378
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.94 £11.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.61% -21.55%
General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
935 954 1137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.88% 34.87% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 449 638
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 53 50
Average hourly rate £23.50 £16.84 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.54% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £41.13 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Manchester -2 5 £375 -11.76% 2
Cheshire +3 4 £453 - 9
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Security
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) DSDM
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Software AG
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Nokia
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) webMethods
2 1 (5.56%) F5
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