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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 79 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.08% 16.33% 18.13%
As % of the General category 60.77% 62.03% 55.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 25
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
130 79 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.40% 26.33% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 41 46
Average daily rate £383 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £490 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 13
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.03% -54.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.08%) SQL
3 28 (18.42%) Java
4 27 (17.76%) Project Management
5 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 19 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (11.84%) Scrum
7 17 (11.18%) Linux
8 16 (10.53%) Jenkins
9 15 (9.87%) C#
9 15 (9.87%) Programme Management
9 15 (9.87%) QA
10 14 (9.21%) TDD
10 14 (9.21%) Web Services
10 14 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (8.55%) RESTful
11 13 (8.55%) SDLC
12 12 (7.89%) Ansible
12 12 (7.89%) DevOps
12 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
12 12 (7.89%) Puppet
12 12 (7.89%) JavaScript
12 12 (7.89%) Ruby
13 11 (7.24%) .NET
13 11 (7.24%) SOAP
13 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
13 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (6.58%) Test Automation
14 10 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (6.58%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (4.61%) Apache Qpid
2 5 (3.29%) Mule
2 5 (3.29%) Mule ESB
2 5 (3.29%) SAS
2 5 (3.29%) CICS
3 3 (1.97%) IIS
3 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.97%) Node.js
4 2 (1.32%) Apache
4 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.66%) MTS
5 1 (0.66%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) MS Project
2 5 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.97%) MS Office
4 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.66%) Tridion
4 1 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) PBX
1 1 (0.66%) HTTP
1 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.66%) SAN
1 1 (0.66%) CTI
1 1 (0.66%) Internet
1 1 (0.66%) Firewall
1 1 (0.66%) Wireless
1 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.66%) VLAN
1 1 (0.66%) Network Security
1 1 (0.66%) Wireless Security
1 1 (0.66%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
1 9 (5.92%) DB2
1 9 (5.92%) DataStage
2 8 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.61%) Redis
4 6 (3.95%) MySQL
5 5 (3.29%) Pentaho
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.32%) OLAP
8 2 (1.32%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.61%) Maven
3 7 (4.61%) Hudson
3 7 (4.61%) Gradle
4 4 (2.63%) Ranorex
4 4 (2.63%) Calabash
4 4 (2.63%) JIRA
5 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.97%) Xcode
5 3 (1.97%) Grunt
5 3 (1.97%) Bower
5 3 (1.97%) Yeoman
5 3 (1.97%) gulp
6 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.92%) Marketing
2 8 (5.26%) Banking
2 8 (5.26%) Legal
3 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.29%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.66%) French Language
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (32.24%) Developer
2 24 (15.79%) Analyst
3 20 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.18%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (5.92%) Consultant
7 7 (4.61%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.61%) DBA
7 7 (4.61%) Change Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Business Change Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Business Manager
8 6 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.29%) SQL DBA
10 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.63%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.63%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.63%) Tester
10 4 (2.63%) Architect
10 4 (2.63%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.21%) Web Services
2 13 (8.55%) RESTful
3 11 (7.24%) .NET
3 11 (7.24%) SOAP
4 7 (4.61%) HTML
4 7 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.95%) JSON
5 6 (3.95%) CSS
5 6 (3.95%) Ajax
6 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.29%) HTML5
7 4 (2.63%) jQuery
7 4 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.97%) Sass
8 3 (1.97%) Zepto.js
8 3 (1.97%) REST
8 3 (1.97%) CSS3
8 3 (1.97%) Modernizr
8 3 (1.97%) DOM
9 2 (1.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.92%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.61%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.29%) DTV
4 5 (3.29%) User Experience
4 5 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.29%) VSAM
5 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) IVR
7 1 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Linux
2 10 (6.58%) UNIX
3 4 (2.63%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) zOS
6 1 (0.66%) SUSE
6 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.76%) Project Management
3 19 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 18 (11.84%) Scrum
5 15 (9.87%) Programme Management
6 14 (9.21%) TDD
7 13 (8.55%) SDLC
8 12 (7.89%) DevOps
9 10 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.58%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.58%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.92%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.92%) Open Source
11 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (4.61%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (3.95%) MVC
13 6 (3.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.08%) SQL
2 28 (18.42%) Java
3 15 (9.87%) C#
4 12 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.89%) Ruby
5 9 (5.92%) Python
6 6 (3.95%) COBOL
7 5 (3.29%) JCL
8 3 (1.97%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.97%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.97%) SAS Macro
8 3 (1.97%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.32%) VB
10 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.63%) Degree
3 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) CISM
3 2 (1.32%) CISSP
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) CCSP
4 1 (0.66%) ISEB
4 1 (0.66%) ISSAP
4 1 (0.66%) ISSEP
4 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.66%) APMG
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.87%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (7.89%) Ansible
2 12 (7.89%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) SaltStack
4 5 (3.29%) SAP
4 5 (3.29%) IBM
5 4 (2.63%) Citrix
6 3 (1.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.32%) Netezza
8 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.66%) Tableau
8 1 (0.66%) Percona
8 1 (0.66%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.66%) HP
8 1 (0.66%) Avaya
8 1 (0.66%) Software AG
8 1 (0.66%) Ascential
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.66%) Apple
8 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
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