The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 18 2
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing Finance 66 22 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.26% 7.03% 21.99%
As % of the General category 64.08% 40.74% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 41
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £395 £425
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 £75.00 £13.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -66.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
Nottinghamshire

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

General Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 54 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.37% 17.25% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 47
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £58.75 £13.50 £18.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+335.18% -25.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £11.10 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.75 £16.85 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.26%) Java
3 18 (15.65%) SQL
4 17 (14.78%) Scrum
5 14 (12.17%) Oracle
5 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.17%) Marketing
6 13 (11.30%) .NET
6 13 (11.30%) Project Management
7 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
8 11 (9.57%) C#
8 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
8 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
9 10 (8.70%) Calabash
9 10 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 10 (8.70%) TDD
9 10 (8.70%) Retail
10 9 (7.83%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.96%) ITIL
11 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
11 8 (6.96%) Migration
11 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
12 7 (6.09%) Android
12 7 (6.09%) Legal
12 7 (6.09%) QA
12 7 (6.09%) Linux
12 7 (6.09%) MS Project
12 7 (6.09%) SAP
13 6 (5.22%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.48%) CICS
3 3 (2.61%) IIS
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.87%) Node.js
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Project
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
2 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.87%) Tridion
3 1 (0.87%) Agresso
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) SAN
2 2 (1.74%) NAS
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
2 2 (1.74%) HTTP
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) Wireless
2 2 (1.74%) Nortel Contivity
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.87%) NFC
3 1 (0.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) DB2
2 5 (4.35%) DataStage
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.48%) Pentaho
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
5 2 (1.74%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.87%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 10 (8.70%) Calabash
2 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.48%) Maven
4 3 (2.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.61%) Gradle
5 2 (1.74%) Subversion
5 2 (1.74%) Android Studio
5 2 (1.74%) JUnit
5 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.74%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.74%) Xcode
6 1 (0.87%) ChangeMan
6 1 (0.87%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.87%) jMock
6 1 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 14 (12.17%) Marketing
2 10 (8.70%) Retail
3 7 (6.09%) Legal
4 6 (5.22%) Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.61%) Electronics
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (28.70%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Analyst
3 16 (13.91%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.35%) Consultant
5 5 (4.35%) iOS Developer
6 4 (3.48%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Android Developer
6 4 (3.48%) Change Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.48%) Java Developer
6 4 (3.48%) .NET Developer
6 4 (3.48%) C++ Developer
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Developer
6 4 (3.48%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Business Manager
7 3 (2.61%) Business Change Project Manager
7 3 (2.61%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (2.61%) Administrator
7 3 (2.61%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 6 (5.22%) HTML
2 6 (5.22%) jQuery
3 5 (4.35%) RESTful
3 5 (4.35%) JSON
3 5 (4.35%) Web Services
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
5 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.61%) CSS3
6 2 (1.74%) WCF
6 2 (1.74%) Ajax
6 2 (1.74%) SOAP
6 2 (1.74%) XML
6 2 (1.74%) MSMQ
6 2 (1.74%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.74%) Lucene
6 2 (1.74%) REST
7 1 (0.87%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.48%) VSAM
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
3 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.61%) DTV
4 3 (2.61%) Open Source
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Clustering
6 1 (0.87%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.09%) Linux
2 7 (6.09%) Android
3 5 (4.35%) Solaris
4 4 (3.48%) UNIX
5 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.78%) Scrum
3 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.30%) Project Management
5 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.70%) TDD
7 9 (7.83%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.96%) ITIL
8 8 (6.96%) Migration
9 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.22%) OO
9 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.22%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 5 (4.35%) ETL
10 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) Java
2 18 (15.65%) SQL
3 11 (9.57%) C#
4 6 (5.22%) Objective-C
5 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.48%) C++
6 4 (3.48%) COBOL
6 4 (3.48%) JCL
7 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.74%) C
8 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.87%) ABAP
9 1 (0.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.87%) R
9 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.87%) VBScript
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.74%) CCIE
3 2 (1.74%) CCNP
3 2 (1.74%) CCNA
3 2 (1.74%) APMP
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.87%) APMG
4 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.87%) PMP
4 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.87%) MBA
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.87%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) NFS
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.74%) ProxySG
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (12.17%) Oracle
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.09%) SAP
4 6 (5.22%) HP
5 5 (4.35%) VMware
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco
7 2 (1.74%) Veritas
7 2 (1.74%) Nortel
7 2 (1.74%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.74%) Splunk
8 1 (0.87%) Talend
8 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
8 1 (0.87%) Northgate
8 1 (0.87%) CollabNet
8 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix
8 1 (0.87%) Avaya