The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - - 16.13%
As % of the General category - - 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -6.32%
Finance
Manchester

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

General Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 4.00% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Finance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) HP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik