The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 9 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.14% 17.41% 18.97%
As % of the General category 38.89% 76.09% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 32
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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

General Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 46 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 26.09% 22.89% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 43
Median daily rate £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £131 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.06 £12.35 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% -67.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.35 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £15.27 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +4 3 £450 +244.82% 11
York -2 3 £446 +27.28% 4
Northallerton +2 2 - -
Knaresborough - 2 £425 -
Skipton - 1 - -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco
1 10 (23.26%) F5
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (18.60%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) Sourcefire
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) CCIE
4 6 (13.95%) CCNP
4 6 (13.95%) Windows
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 6 (13.95%) Project Governance
4 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (11.63%) Internet
5 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 5 (11.63%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.30%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) SSL
6 4 (9.30%) .NET
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
6 4 (9.30%) MS Office
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Wireless
6 4 (9.30%) MVC
6 4 (9.30%) Intel Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (11.63%) Internet
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.30%) SSL
5 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 4 (9.30%) Wireless
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) DHCP
7 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Information Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Project Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Project Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Security Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Finance Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.98%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (6.98%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (4.65%) Kendo UI
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Unix
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) VMS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Project Management
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.95%) Project Governance
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Document Management
4 4 (9.30%) Information Security
4 4 (9.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (9.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (9.30%) MVC
4 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.30%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (6.98%) Change Control
5 3 (6.98%) Logistics
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CCIE
1 6 (13.95%) CCNP
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco
1 10 (23.26%) F5
2 8 (18.60%) Sourcefire
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
5 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.30%) FireEye
5 4 (9.30%) GFI Software
5 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
5 4 (9.30%) Juniper
5 4 (9.30%) LogRhythm
5 4 (9.30%) Planview
5 4 (9.30%) Rapid7
5 4 (9.30%) TippingPoint
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Telerik
8 1 (2.33%) Blue Prism
8 1 (2.33%) FNZ
8 1 (2.33%) VMware