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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 147 127 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.88% 39.44% 35.68%
As % of the General category 58.33% 74.27% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 91 56
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
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
252 171 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 51.22% 53.11% 51.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 120 74
Average daily rate £425 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £11.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 103 £445 -1.11% 22
Kettering - - - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 100 (38.76%) Banking
2 63 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (14.34%) Project Management
5 31 (12.02%) Retail
6 27 (10.47%) Change Management
7 25 (9.69%) Business Analysis
8 22 (8.53%) Data Analysis
9 21 (8.14%) Retail Banking
9 21 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (7.36%) Java
10 19 (7.36%) SQL
11 15 (5.81%) CSS
11 15 (5.81%) SharePoint
11 15 (5.81%) Marketing
11 15 (5.81%) Migration
12 14 (5.43%) MS Excel
12 14 (5.43%) OO
12 14 (5.43%) JavaScript
12 14 (5.43%) Oracle
12 14 (5.43%) Mobile App
13 13 (5.04%) CSS3
13 13 (5.04%) Scrum
14 12 (4.65%) Legal
14 12 (4.65%) Six Sigma
14 12 (4.65%) Windows
14 12 (4.65%) SAP
14 12 (4.65%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.65%) MS Visio
14 12 (4.65%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.33%) SAS
2 6 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.94%) Apache
4 3 (1.16%) CMS
4 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.16%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) Node.js
5 2 (0.78%) JBoss
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.26%) Photoshop
4 10 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.33%) MS Office
6 2 (0.78%) MS Project
6 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Agresso
2 5 (1.94%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.94%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (1.55%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (1.16%) Maximo
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.78%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) PaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) ATM
1 2 (0.78%) WAN
1 2 (0.78%) SAN
1 2 (0.78%) Internet
1 2 (0.78%) Wireless
2 1 (0.39%) Network Security
2 1 (0.39%) Firewall
2 1 (0.39%) LAN
2 1 (0.39%) SMS
2 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.16%) Base SAS
1 3 (1.16%) Big Data
2 2 (0.78%) MySQL
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.39%) SQLBase
3 1 (0.39%) OLAP
3 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Toad
1 8 (3.10%) JIRA
2 6 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.16%) Selenium
4 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.16%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.16%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.16%) RequisitePro
4 3 (1.16%) Subversion
5 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.78%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.78%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 100 (38.76%) Banking
2 31 (12.02%) Retail
3 21 (8.14%) Retail Banking
4 15 (5.81%) Marketing
5 12 (4.65%) Legal
6 8 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.55%) Advertising
8 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (38.76%) Analyst
2 69 (26.74%) Business Analyst
3 32 (12.40%) Developer
4 29 (11.24%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (8.91%) Architect
6 19 (7.36%) Project Manager
7 17 (6.59%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.49%) Consultant
9 9 (3.49%) Change Manager
10 8 (3.10%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (3.10%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Change Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Financial Business Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.33%) Data Analyst
12 6 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (2.33%) Strategy Analyst
12 6 (2.33%) Business Design Analyst
13 5 (1.94%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.81%) CSS
2 13 (5.04%) CSS3
3 12 (4.65%) REST
4 11 (4.26%) Ajax
4 11 (4.26%) JSON
4 11 (4.26%) Backbone.js
4 11 (4.26%) Sass
4 11 (4.26%) LESS
5 8 (3.10%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.71%) .NET
7 6 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (2.33%) Marionette.js
8 4 (1.55%) HTML
8 4 (1.55%) Web Services
8 4 (1.55%) Middleware
9 3 (1.16%) Spring
9 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.78%) HTML5
10 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.43%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.88%) User Experience
4 8 (3.10%) PKI
5 7 (2.71%) Clustering
6 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.33%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.94%) PMI
8 4 (1.55%) Open Source
9 3 (1.16%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.16%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.78%) iSeries
10 2 (0.78%) EMV
10 2 (0.78%) AS400
11 1 (0.39%) IVR
11 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.65%) Windows
2 11 (4.26%) UNIX
3 8 (3.10%) Linux
4 2 (0.78%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) CentOS
5 1 (0.39%) AIX
5 1 (0.39%) HPUX
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (14.34%) Project Management
4 27 (10.47%) Change Management
5 25 (9.69%) Business Analysis
6 22 (8.53%) Data Analysis
7 15 (5.81%) Migration
8 14 (5.43%) OO
9 13 (5.04%) Scrum
10 12 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 12 (4.65%) Six Sigma
11 11 (4.26%) Data Management
11 11 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
11 11 (4.26%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (3.88%) Workflow
13 9 (3.49%) Data Mapping
14 8 (3.10%) Analytics
14 8 (3.10%) Risk Management
14 8 (3.10%) PRINCE
14 8 (3.10%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.36%) Java
1 19 (7.36%) SQL
2 14 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.88%) C#
4 5 (1.94%) C++
4 5 (1.94%) Delphi
4 5 (1.94%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.16%) VB
6 2 (0.78%) VBScript
6 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.78%) AWK
6 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.39%) C
7 1 (0.39%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.39%) VBA
7 1 (0.39%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (1.94%) ISEB
1 5 (1.94%) PMI Certification
1 5 (1.94%) ACCA
1 5 (1.94%) CIMA
1 5 (1.94%) Degree
2 4 (1.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (1.16%) CISSP
4 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.39%) APMP
5 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 4 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.78%) Basel II
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Firmware
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.78%) Control-M
2 2 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (5.43%) Oracle
2 12 (4.65%) SAP
2 12 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.65%) Adobe
3 9 (3.49%) IBM
4 8 (3.10%) GoldenSource
5 5 (1.94%) Axway
6 3 (1.16%) TSYS
6 3 (1.16%) Trillium
6 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.16%) Teradata
7 2 (0.78%) Remedy
7 2 (0.78%) BMC
7 2 (0.78%) hybris
7 2 (0.78%) Endeca
7 2 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) Akamai
8 1 (0.39%) NetApp
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
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