The first 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 30 July 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 Northamptonshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 136 115 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.53% 44.23% 51.40%
As % of the General category 74.73% 82.73% 80.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 75 154
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£450 £432 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
182 139 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 51.56% 53.46% 64.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 88 191
Average daily rate £450 £458 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.56 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.15% +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Finance
East Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
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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 75 £448 -2.18% 6
Kettering 0 1 £300 -28.82% 1
Corby - - - -
Daventry - - - -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 116 (43.77%) Banking
2 77 (29.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (26.04%) Business Analysis
4 56 (21.13%) Project Management
5 40 (15.09%) Retail
6 36 (13.58%) Risk Management
7 34 (12.83%) Retail Banking
8 32 (12.08%) Change Management
9 22 (8.30%) SQL
10 21 (7.92%) Migration
11 15 (5.66%) MS Excel
12 14 (5.28%) PRINCE2
12 14 (5.28%) UNIX
13 13 (4.91%) Oracle
13 13 (4.91%) Project Planning
13 13 (4.91%) Change Control
14 12 (4.53%) Business Process Improvement
14 12 (4.53%) Data Analysis
14 12 (4.53%) Microsoft
14 12 (4.53%) Agresso
14 12 (4.53%) Management Information System
15 11 (4.15%) Legal
16 10 (3.77%) SAS
16 10 (3.77%) UML
16 10 (3.77%) Process Improvement
17 9 (3.40%) Investment Banking
18 8 (3.02%) QA
18 8 (3.02%) Risk Analysis
18 8 (3.02%) System Testing
18 8 (3.02%) Agile Software Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (3.77%) SAS
2 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.38%) Confluence
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.64%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.51%) MS Project
4 4 (1.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.53%) Agresso
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.38%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) SMS
2 2 (0.75%) NFC
3 1 (0.38%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
3 1 (0.38%) WAN
3 1 (0.38%) FTP
3 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.51%) MS Access
4 3 (1.13%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.38%) Informix
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.38%) MySQL
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Selenium
2 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.38%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 116 (43.77%) Banking
2 40 (15.09%) Retail
3 34 (12.83%) Retail Banking
4 11 (4.15%) Legal
5 9 (3.40%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) International Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (52.45%) Analyst
2 116 (43.77%) Business Analyst
3 41 (15.47%) Senior Analyst
4 38 (14.34%) Senior Business Analyst
5 36 (13.58%) Project Manager
6 21 (7.92%) Developer
7 18 (6.79%) Change Manager
7 18 (6.79%) Banking Business Analyst
8 12 (4.53%) Financial Business Analyst
9 11 (4.15%) Senior Manager
10 10 (3.77%) Payments Business Analyst
11 8 (3.02%) Data Analyst
11 8 (3.02%) Risk Manager
11 8 (3.02%) Information Manager
11 8 (3.02%) Architect
11 8 (3.02%) Information Risk Manager
12 7 (2.64%) Business Design Analyst
12 7 (2.64%) Consultant
13 6 (2.26%) Change Analyst
13 6 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.26%) OLE
2 5 (1.89%) Backbone.js
2 5 (1.89%) REST
2 5 (1.89%) CSS3
2 5 (1.89%) Sass
2 5 (1.89%) LESS
2 5 (1.89%) CSS
2 5 (1.89%) Ajax
2 5 (1.89%) JSON
3 2 (0.75%) Middleware
3 2 (0.75%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (0.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.38%) .NET
4 1 (0.38%) J2EE
4 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.64%) SWIFT
3 5 (1.89%) PMI
4 4 (1.51%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.51%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.13%) Open Source
6 2 (0.75%) CMDB
6 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.75%) APACS
6 2 (0.75%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.38%) DTV
7 1 (0.38%) NHS
7 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.38%) IVR
7 1 (0.38%) Tandem
7 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.28%) UNIX
2 7 (2.64%) Linux
3 6 (2.26%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 69 (26.04%) Business Analysis
3 56 (21.13%) Project Management
4 36 (13.58%) Risk Management
5 32 (12.08%) Change Management
6 21 (7.92%) Migration
7 14 (5.28%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.91%) Project Planning
8 13 (4.91%) Change Control
9 12 (4.53%) Business Process Improvement
9 12 (4.53%) Data Analysis
10 10 (3.77%) UML
10 10 (3.77%) Process Improvement
11 8 (3.02%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (3.02%) System Testing
11 8 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (3.02%) ITIL
11 8 (3.02%) Time Management
11 8 (3.02%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (2.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.30%) SQL
2 6 (2.26%) Perl
2 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
2 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.89%) Java
3 5 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.51%) VB
4 4 (1.51%) VBA
5 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.38%) R
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) VBScript
6 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (1.89%) PMI Certification
1 5 (1.89%) CISA
2 4 (1.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.51%) CISSP
2 4 (1.51%) CISM
2 4 (1.51%) CRISC
3 3 (1.13%) ISEB
4 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) ACCA
5 1 (0.38%) QiCA
5 1 (0.38%) CIMA
5 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) CCA
5 1 (0.38%) MBA
5 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.51%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.75%) FATCA
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) RACF
2 1 (0.38%) XenServer
2 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (4.91%) Oracle
2 12 (4.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.64%) IBM
4 6 (2.26%) Teradata
5 4 (1.51%) Adobe
6 2 (0.75%) Amdocs
6 2 (0.75%) Citrix
6 2 (0.75%) SunGard
7 1 (0.38%) Tableau
7 1 (0.38%) TSYS
7 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.38%) BMC
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.38%) Remedy
7 1 (0.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Google
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