The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 118 120 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.64% 35.19% 38.17%
As % of the General category 58.42% 72.29% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 67
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£445 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £23.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.68% +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.14%
Finance
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
202 166 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.60% 48.68% 53.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 113 87
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £583 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £23.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.68% +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Northampton 0 81 £440 -2.22% 6
Daventry - 1 £290 - 1
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 95 (39.92%) Banking
2 61 (25.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (13.87%) Project Management
5 26 (10.92%) Retail
6 24 (10.08%) Data Analysis
7 23 (9.66%) Business Analysis
8 21 (8.82%) Change Management
9 20 (8.40%) SQL
9 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (7.98%) Java
11 17 (7.14%) Retail Banking
12 16 (6.72%) Migration
12 16 (6.72%) Oracle
13 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
13 15 (6.30%) Scrum
14 14 (5.88%) Windows
15 13 (5.46%) MS Visio
15 13 (5.46%) UNIX
15 13 (5.46%) Marketing
16 12 (5.04%) PRINCE2
16 12 (5.04%) MS Excel
17 11 (4.62%) Microsoft
17 11 (4.62%) Data Management
18 10 (4.20%) Workflow
18 10 (4.20%) SAP
18 10 (4.20%) JavaScript
18 10 (4.20%) Six Sigma
18 10 (4.20%) Mobile App
18 10 (4.20%) JIRA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.52%) Apache
2 6 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.10%) SAS
4 3 (1.26%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.26%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.84%) CMS
5 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.84%) Node.js
5 2 (0.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (5.46%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.10%) MS Office
5 3 (1.26%) MS Project
6 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.94%) Agresso
2 5 (2.10%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.26%) Maximo
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.84%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.42%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) Wireless
1 2 (0.84%) SAN
1 2 (0.84%) WAN
2 1 (0.42%) Network Security
2 1 (0.42%) ATM
2 1 (0.42%) LAN
2 1 (0.42%) SMS
2 1 (0.42%) VoIP
2 1 (0.42%) Firewall
2 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.26%) Big Data
1 3 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (0.84%) MySQL
2 2 (0.84%) Base SAS
2 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.42%) QlikView
3 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.42%) DTS
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.42%) OLAP
3 1 (0.42%) SQLBase
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.20%) JIRA
2 8 (3.36%) Toad
3 5 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.68%) Subversion
4 4 (1.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.68%) Selenium
4 4 (1.68%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.84%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.42%) Ant
7 1 (0.42%) TestDirector
General
1 95 (39.92%) Banking
2 26 (10.92%) Retail
3 17 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 13 (5.46%) Marketing
5 9 (3.78%) Legal
6 6 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (41.18%) Analyst
2 66 (27.73%) Business Analyst
3 29 (12.18%) Developer
4 26 (10.92%) Senior Analyst
5 22 (9.24%) Architect
6 15 (6.30%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.20%) Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.36%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (3.36%) Consultant
11 7 (2.94%) Data Analyst
12 6 (2.52%) Financial Business Analyst
12 6 (2.52%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.52%) Strategy Analyst
12 6 (2.52%) Agile Coach
13 5 (2.10%) Agile Business Analyst
13 5 (2.10%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (2.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.10%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.78%) CSS
2 8 (3.36%) .NET
2 8 (3.36%) CSS3
2 8 (3.36%) Backbone.js
2 8 (3.36%) LESS
3 7 (2.94%) REST
4 6 (2.52%) Ajax
4 6 (2.52%) JSON
4 6 (2.52%) Sass
5 5 (2.10%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.68%) Middleware
6 4 (1.68%) Web Services
6 4 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (1.68%) Marionette.js
7 3 (1.26%) HTML
7 3 (1.26%) J2EE
8 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.84%) Spring
8 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.20%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.36%) PKI
4 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.94%) Clustering
5 6 (2.52%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.10%) Open Source
7 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.26%) User Experience
7 3 (1.26%) PMI
7 3 (1.26%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.42%) Kindle
9 1 (0.42%) Informatics
9 1 (0.42%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.42%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.88%) Windows
2 13 (5.46%) UNIX
3 9 (3.78%) Linux
4 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) AIX
5 1 (0.42%) HPUX
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.87%) Project Management
4 24 (10.08%) Data Analysis
5 23 (9.66%) Business Analysis
6 21 (8.82%) Change Management
7 16 (6.72%) Migration
8 15 (6.30%) Scrum
9 12 (5.04%) PRINCE2
10 11 (4.62%) Data Management
11 10 (4.20%) Workflow
11 10 (4.20%) Six Sigma
12 9 (3.78%) Lean Six Sigma
12 9 (3.78%) Data Mapping
12 9 (3.78%) OO
13 8 (3.36%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.36%) ITIL
13 8 (3.36%) Analytics
14 7 (2.94%) Mentoring
14 7 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.40%) SQL
2 19 (7.98%) Java
3 10 (4.20%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.78%) C#
5 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.10%) C++
5 5 (2.10%) Delphi
6 3 (1.26%) VB
7 2 (0.84%) AWK
7 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.84%) VBScript
7 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.42%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.42%) C
8 1 (0.42%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (2.10%) ISEB
2 4 (1.68%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.26%) CISSP
3 3 (1.26%) Degree
3 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.84%) ACCA
4 2 (0.84%) CIMA
4 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (0.84%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 2 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.42%) APMP
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.94%) QA
2 4 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) iptables
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
1 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.42%) Firmware
1 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.26%) Control-M
2 2 (0.84%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (6.72%) Oracle
2 11 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.20%) SAP
4 8 (3.36%) GoldenSource
5 6 (2.52%) Adobe
6 5 (2.10%) IBM
6 5 (2.10%) Axway
7 3 (1.26%) Cisco
7 3 (1.26%) Trillium
7 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.26%) Teradata
7 3 (1.26%) Endeca
8 2 (0.84%) Google
8 2 (0.84%) BMC
8 2 (0.84%) Remedy
8 2 (0.84%) hybris
9 1 (0.42%) Birst
9 1 (0.42%) Akamai
9 1 (0.42%) Tableau
9 1 (0.42%) Sun
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