The 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 127 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 16 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.54% 1.34% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
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£325 £210 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -43.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £162 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £258 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £9.88 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-6.78% -25.47%
Financial Institution
England

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

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1040 1043 1214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.16% 35.45% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 516 626
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 56
Average hourly rate £18.03 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.23 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 -8 8 £420 +180.00% 6
Cheshire -6 2 £325 +20.37% 5
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) ISEB
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) Legal
8 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) C#
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (3.85%) IIS
9 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (3.85%) Quickr
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Dojo
2 1 (3.85%) WCF
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) JSR 286
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Security
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Security Management
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) HP
1 2 (7.69%) Symantec
2 1 (3.85%) F5
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Software AG
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) Nokia
2 1 (3.85%) Lotus
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) webMethods
Manchester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago