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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Manchester / Salford
Rank 16 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 10.45% 16.28% 6.45%
As % of the General category 41.18% 63.64% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +60.60%

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
17 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 25.37% 25.58% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £260 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £400 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Salford region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (33.33%) React
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) New Media
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

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:

General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) New Media
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared