The 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Finance 62 46 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.22% 23.23% 8.84%
As % of the General category 72.94% 71.88% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 10
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£450 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £7.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
Finance
South Yorkshire

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

General Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 64 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.47% 32.32% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 49 20
Average daily rate £450 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.08% +4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £7.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 30 (26.32%) Banking
2 21 (18.42%) Project Management
3 18 (15.79%) Retail
3 18 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 14 (12.28%) ETL
5 13 (11.40%) SQL
5 13 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (11.40%) Data Analysis
5 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (9.65%) Data Integration
7 10 (8.77%) Java
8 8 (7.02%) SAP
8 8 (7.02%) Linux
8 8 (7.02%) UNIX
8 8 (7.02%) Change Management
8 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
8 8 (7.02%) Retail Banking
8 8 (7.02%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (7.02%) Software Delivery
9 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.14%) Credit Risk
9 7 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (6.14%) QA
9 7 (6.14%) Data Architecture
9 7 (6.14%) Analytics
9 7 (6.14%) Ab Initio
9 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.26%) Middleware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (3.51%) SAS
1 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.88%) Lync
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Office
2 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) BASE24
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) ATM
2 2 (1.75%) LDAP
2 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.51%) DataStage
3 4 (3.51%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.51%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.75%) DB2
4 2 (1.75%) OLAP
4 2 (1.75%) Sybase IQ
4 2 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (1.75%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (1.75%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.88%) Maven
2 1 (0.88%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 30 (26.32%) Banking
2 18 (15.79%) Retail
3 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 19 (16.67%) Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.77%) Data Analyst
5 10 (8.77%) Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Ab Initio Developer
6 7 (6.14%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Change Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Business Change Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Change Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Business Data Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) Middleware
2 5 (4.39%) Spring
3 4 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (3.51%) Spring MVC
4 3 (2.63%) J2EE
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) CSS3
5 2 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (0.88%) Java EE
6 1 (0.88%) jQuery
6 1 (0.88%) WCF
6 1 (0.88%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.88%) JAX-WS
6 1 (0.88%) REST
6 1 (0.88%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.88%) SOAP
6 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.65%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.02%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (6.14%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.39%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.75%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Linux
1 8 (7.02%) UNIX
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Solaris
4 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.42%) Project Management
2 18 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 14 (12.28%) ETL
4 13 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.40%) Data Analysis
5 8 (7.02%) Change Management
5 8 (7.02%) Software Delivery
6 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (6.14%) Data Architecture
6 7 (6.14%) Analytics
7 5 (4.39%) Requirements Management
7 5 (4.39%) Project Planning
7 5 (4.39%) Data Management
7 5 (4.39%) Migration
7 5 (4.39%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (4.39%) CRM
8 4 (3.51%) MVC
8 4 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.40%) SQL
2 10 (8.77%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.63%) VB
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.75%) Jython
4 2 (1.75%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.88%) RPG/400
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) RPG
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) ISEB
3 3 (2.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (1.75%) CBAP
5 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) IIBA
5 1 (0.88%) SSCP
5 1 (0.88%) CIMA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) SAP
2 7 (6.14%) Ab Initio
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.26%) GoldenSource
4 5 (4.39%) IBM
5 3 (2.63%) Sybase
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle
5 3 (2.63%) Cisco
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.88%) MKS
7 1 (0.88%) Teradata
7 1 (0.88%) Progress
7 1 (0.88%) Sage
7 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
7 1 (0.88%) Lotus
7 1 (0.88%) Sun
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