The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Sheffield region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing Finance 45 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.59% 15.54% 6.60%
As % of the General category 69.23% 58.82% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 7
Average daily rate
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£381 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £313 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £490 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £44.97 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +168.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.52% 26.42% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 20
Average daily rate £386 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% +13.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £44.97 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.20% +308.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Finance
South Yorkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 22 (23.40%) Banking
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle
3 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.77%) SQL
5 11 (11.70%) UNIX
5 11 (11.70%) Linux
5 11 (11.70%) Ab Initio
6 10 (10.64%) Windows
6 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
6 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
6 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
7 9 (9.57%) ETL
7 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.51%) Informatica
8 8 (8.51%) Java
8 8 (8.51%) Analytics
8 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (7.45%) Data Quality
9 7 (7.45%) Data Management
9 7 (7.45%) Data Security
10 6 (6.38%) Solaris
10 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.38%) Release Management
10 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (6.38%) Data Analytics
10 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
11 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
11 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.32%) Spring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (3.19%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.06%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Retail
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.32%) DB2
5 4 (4.26%) QlikView
6 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.13%) DataStage
8 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.32%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.06%) Build Forge
2 1 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 22 (23.40%) Banking
2 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.13%) Billing
2 2 (2.13%) Private Banking
2 2 (2.13%) Marketing
2 2 (2.13%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (2.13%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 14 (14.89%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) DBA
3 12 (12.77%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.70%) Administrator
4 11 (11.70%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (6.38%) Consultant
5 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.32%) SQL DBA
6 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (4.26%) Ab Initio Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Data Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Server Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.19%) Cognos Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Cognos Specialist
8 3 (3.19%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) CSS
1 5 (5.32%) HTML
1 5 (5.32%) Spring
1 5 (5.32%) Java EE
2 4 (4.26%) Spring MVC
2 4 (4.26%) Ajax
2 4 (4.26%) jQuery
2 4 (4.26%) Spring Integration
2 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.19%) Middleware
4 2 (2.13%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.06%) WinForms
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.06%) Replication
2 1 (1.06%) Clustering
2 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.06%) iSeries
2 1 (1.06%) Social Media
2 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) UNIX
1 11 (11.70%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Solaris
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
4 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.26%) AIX
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
3 9 (9.57%) ETL
4 8 (8.51%) Analytics
5 7 (7.45%) Data Security
5 7 (7.45%) Data Management
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analytics
6 6 (6.38%) Release Management
7 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 4 (4.26%) MVC
8 4 (4.26%) Validation
8 4 (4.26%) Migration
8 4 (4.26%) ITIL
8 4 (4.26%) Logistics
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Data Governance
8 4 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.06%) ABAP
5 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.19%) PMP
2 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.19%) CCAB
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) CBAP
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.26%) Control-M
3 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Ab Initio
3 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.51%) Informatica
5 5 (5.32%) SAP
5 5 (5.32%) Cognos
5 5 (5.32%) Trillium
5 5 (5.32%) IBM
6 4 (4.26%) HP
6 4 (4.26%) Twitter
6 4 (4.26%) BMC
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.13%) Palantir
8 2 (2.13%) Mantas
8 2 (2.13%) Actimize
8 2 (2.13%) Norkom
9 1 (1.06%) MKS
9 1 (1.06%) Teradata
9 1 (1.06%) EMC
9 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Associates
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 28 days ago