The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 33 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.61% 18.13% 31.98%
As % of the General category 70.27% 66.00% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 32
Average daily rate £325 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.87% -22.44%
General Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 50 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.10% 27.47% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 41
Average daily rate £325 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £490 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £31.50 £9.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.07% -40.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -12 15 £325 -23.52% 9
Harrogate -4 3 £420 +46.08% 11
Middlesbrough - 2 £225 - 3
Skipton +1 1 - -
Northallerton - - - -
Ripon - - - -
Knaresborough - - - -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 17 (30.91%) Banking
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) Project Management
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle
5 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 7 (12.73%) Data Management
8 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
8 6 (10.91%) PKI
8 6 (10.91%) PRINCE
8 6 (10.91%) McAfee
8 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
8 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
8 6 (10.91%) Business Objects
8 6 (10.91%) LDAP
8 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
8 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.09%) Aligne
9 5 (9.09%) SunGard
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Aligne
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.82%) HFM
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LDAP
2 3 (5.45%) VoIP
3 2 (3.64%) ATM
4 1 (1.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.82%) OLAP
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.82%) Toad
2 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (30.91%) Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
1 12 (21.82%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Active Directory Specialist
3 6 (10.91%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Business Developer
5 3 (5.45%) DBA
5 3 (5.45%) Business Objects Developer
5 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.45%) Change Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (3.64%) Senior DBA
6 2 (3.64%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) WCF
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.82%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.91%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) Replication
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Project Management
2 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.73%) Migration
4 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.73%) Data Management
5 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.91%) PRINCE
6 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL V2
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) Workflow
8 2 (3.64%) ERP
8 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.64%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) CCNA
1 2 (3.64%) ISEB
1 2 (3.64%) CCA
1 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (3.64%) CCEA
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ACCA
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) XenApp
2 2 (3.64%) XenServer
2 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Business Objects
2 6 (10.91%) McAfee
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) SunGard
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) AppSense
5 2 (3.64%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.64%) Wyse
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.82%) Pegasus
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago