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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 127 138 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.83% 37.81% 41.64%
As % of the General category 62.87% 73.02% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 94 77
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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
202 189 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.03% 51.78% 51.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 129 94
Average daily rate £450 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.35 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 102 £450 - 10
Daventry +2 5 £275 -12.00%
Kettering -1 1 £570 +90.00%
Corby - 1 - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (44.64%) Banking
2 56 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (14.73%) Business Analysis
5 27 (12.05%) Change Management
6 19 (8.48%) Retail
7 18 (8.04%) SQL
8 17 (7.59%) Project Management
8 17 (7.59%) Migration
9 15 (6.70%) Business Process Improvement
10 13 (5.80%) UNIX
10 13 (5.80%) Scrum
10 13 (5.80%) Marketing
10 13 (5.80%) SDLC
11 12 (5.36%) Windows
11 12 (5.36%) SAP
11 12 (5.36%) Java
12 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.91%) Six Sigma
12 11 (4.91%) Legal
13 10 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (4.46%) Coaching
14 9 (4.02%) Business Transformation
14 9 (4.02%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.02%) Process Improvement
14 9 (4.02%) QA
14 9 (4.02%) Security Cleared
14 9 (4.02%) Telecoms
14 9 (4.02%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (3.57%) SAS
2 5 (2.23%) Confluence
3 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.34%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.34%) Apache
4 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.89%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.89%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Node.js
6 1 (0.45%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) MS Project
2 5 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.79%) MS Office
4 3 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.45%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Agresso
2 4 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (1.34%) Base SAS
1 3 (1.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (1.34%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.89%) Big Data
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.45%) DTS
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.45%) SQLBase
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
3 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.23%) JIRA
3 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.79%) Subversion
4 3 (1.34%) Lombardi
4 3 (1.34%) Selenium
4 3 (1.34%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.34%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.45%) JUnit
5 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.45%) ERwin
General
1 100 (44.64%) Banking
2 19 (8.48%) Retail
3 13 (5.80%) Marketing
4 11 (4.91%) Legal
5 9 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.79%) Electronics
7 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.34%) Billing
9 2 (0.89%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (38.84%) Analyst
2 67 (29.91%) Business Analyst
3 20 (8.93%) Developer
4 17 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.25%) Architect
7 13 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.91%) Banking Business Analyst
9 9 (4.02%) Service Manager
9 9 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.02%) Consultant
10 8 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.13%) Change Manager
12 5 (2.23%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.23%) Implementation Manager
12 5 (2.23%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.23%) PMO Analyst
12 5 (2.23%) PMO Manager
12 5 (2.23%) Business Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.13%) HTML
1 7 (3.13%) .NET
1 7 (3.13%) XML
2 5 (2.23%) XSD
2 5 (2.23%) CSS
2 5 (2.23%) HTML5
3 4 (1.79%) SOAP
3 4 (1.79%) Web Services
3 4 (1.79%) J2EE
4 3 (1.34%) WSDL
4 3 (1.34%) Middleware
4 3 (1.34%) CSS3
4 3 (1.34%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.89%) LESS
5 2 (0.89%) RESTful
5 2 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.45%) jQuery
6 1 (0.45%) OAuth
6 1 (0.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.68%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.79%) DTV
4 3 (1.34%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.34%) New Media
5 2 (0.89%) User Experience
5 2 (0.89%) PMI
5 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Clustering
6 1 (0.45%) Tandem
6 1 (0.45%) PKI
6 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.80%) UNIX
2 12 (5.36%) Windows
3 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.73%) Business Analysis
4 27 (12.05%) Change Management
5 17 (7.59%) Migration
5 17 (7.59%) Project Management
6 15 (6.70%) Business Process Improvement
7 13 (5.80%) SDLC
7 13 (5.80%) Scrum
8 11 (4.91%) Six Sigma
8 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (4.46%) Coaching
10 9 (4.02%) Waterfall
10 9 (4.02%) Process Improvement
10 9 (4.02%) Business Transformation
10 9 (4.02%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (4.02%) ITIL
10 9 (4.02%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.04%) SQL
2 12 (5.36%) Java
3 7 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.79%) C#
5 3 (1.34%) Ruby
6 2 (0.89%) SAS Macro
6 2 (0.89%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (0.89%) AWK
6 2 (0.89%) C++
6 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.89%) VB
7 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
7 1 (0.45%) Delphi
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (4.02%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (1.34%) ISEB
5 3 (1.34%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.34%) ACCA
5 3 (1.34%) CIMA
6 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.89%) Degree
6 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
7 1 (0.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.02%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Basel II
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.89%) Control-M
3 1 (0.45%) OVSD
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (5.36%) SAP
2 8 (3.57%) Oracle
3 7 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.68%) Informatica
5 5 (2.23%) IBM
6 4 (1.79%) hybris
7 3 (1.34%) Remedy
7 3 (1.34%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.89%) ATG
8 2 (0.89%) Teradata
8 2 (0.89%) Endeca
8 2 (0.89%) Progress
8 2 (0.89%) Cisco
9 1 (0.45%) Cognos
9 1 (0.45%) HP
9 1 (0.45%) BMC
9 1 (0.45%) Axway
9 1 (0.45%) Splunk
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