The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 18 2
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Finance 69 23 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.63% 7.19% 17.93%
As % of the General category 61.06% 47.92% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £704 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £75.00 £13.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -65.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

General Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
113 48 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.23% 15.00% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 23 41
Average daily rate £350 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £191 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £58.75 £13.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+335.18% -30.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £13.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.75 £17.53 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Nottingham +13 61 £375 +11.11% 26
Mansfield - 3 £350 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.59%) Java
3 20 (13.51%) SQL
3 20 (13.51%) Scrum
4 18 (12.16%) Project Management
5 17 (11.49%) Oracle
5 17 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.81%) .NET
6 16 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 14 (9.46%) C#
7 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (8.78%) TDD
8 13 (8.78%) Jenkins
9 12 (8.11%) Mobile App
9 12 (8.11%) Calabash
9 12 (8.11%) Marketing
10 11 (7.43%) Retail
10 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
11 10 (6.76%) ITIL
12 9 (6.08%) Linux
12 9 (6.08%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.08%) Degree
12 9 (6.08%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.08%) Legal
12 9 (6.08%) Migration
12 9 (6.08%) Apple iOS
12 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
13 8 (5.41%) Android
13 8 (5.41%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (4.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.70%) Apache
2 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) CICS
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
3 3 (2.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.35%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.35%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.68%) Node.js
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Project
2 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) MS Office
4 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Agresso
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) Tridion
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) SAN
2 3 (2.03%) WAN
3 2 (1.35%) NAS
3 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.35%) Nortel Contivity
3 2 (1.35%) Firewall
3 2 (1.35%) Wireless
3 2 (1.35%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.35%) DNS
3 2 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) ISDN
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.68%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.73%) DataStage
3 7 (4.73%) DB2
4 5 (3.38%) MySQL
5 4 (2.70%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.35%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.11%) Calabash
3 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.73%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.05%) Maven
6 5 (3.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.70%) Gradle
8 3 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.03%) JUnit
8 3 (2.03%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.03%) Xcode
8 3 (2.03%) Subversion
8 3 (2.03%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.35%) jMock
9 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.68%) ERwin
10 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.68%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.68%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (8.11%) Marketing
2 11 (7.43%) Retail
3 9 (6.08%) Legal
4 5 (3.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.35%) Electronics
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.35%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.73%) Developer
2 32 (21.62%) Analyst
3 19 (12.84%) Project Manager
4 18 (12.16%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.08%) Data Analyst
5 9 (6.08%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.73%) Consultant
7 6 (4.05%) iOS Developer
8 5 (3.38%) C++ Developer
8 5 (3.38%) Android Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Change Project Manager
9 4 (2.70%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (2.70%) Business Manager
9 4 (2.70%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.70%) Change Manager
9 4 (2.70%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.03%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.03%) Administrator
10 3 (2.03%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) .NET
2 8 (5.41%) jQuery
2 8 (5.41%) HTML
3 6 (4.05%) RESTful
3 6 (4.05%) JSON
3 6 (4.05%) Web Services
4 5 (3.38%) SOAP
4 5 (3.38%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.38%) REST
4 5 (3.38%) HTML5
5 4 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.70%) CSS
6 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.03%) Ajax
6 3 (2.03%) CSS3
6 3 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.35%) WCF
7 2 (1.35%) Symfony
7 2 (1.35%) Zend Framework
7 2 (1.35%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.73%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.05%) User Experience
4 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) Open Source
5 4 (2.70%) FMCG
5 4 (2.70%) VSAM
6 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.35%) Clustering
7 2 (1.35%) DTV
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.08%) Linux
1 9 (6.08%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.41%) Android
3 6 (4.05%) Solaris
4 5 (3.38%) UNIX
5 3 (2.03%) Windows
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.51%) Scrum
3 18 (12.16%) Project Management
4 17 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 13 (8.78%) TDD
7 10 (6.76%) ITIL
8 9 (6.08%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.08%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.08%) Migration
9 8 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.41%) OO
9 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.73%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.73%) BDD
10 7 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.05%) Multithreading
11 6 (4.05%) iOS Development
11 6 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.59%) Java
2 20 (13.51%) SQL
3 14 (9.46%) C#
4 7 (4.73%) Objective-C
5 6 (4.05%) C++
5 6 (4.05%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.38%) COBOL
7 4 (2.70%) JCL
8 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.35%) R
9 2 (1.35%) C
9 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.35%) APMP
3 2 (1.35%) ISEB
3 2 (1.35%) CCIE
3 2 (1.35%) CCNP
3 2 (1.35%) CCNA
3 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) PMP
4 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MBA
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.68%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.35%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.35%) NFS
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (11.49%) Oracle
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.05%) SAP
3 6 (4.05%) HP
4 5 (3.38%) VMware
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco
6 2 (1.35%) Zend
6 2 (1.35%) Splunk
6 2 (1.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.35%) Nortel
6 2 (1.35%) Veritas
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) Avaya
7 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.68%) Sage
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Northgate
7 1 (0.68%) Sitecore