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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 65 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.89% 23.66% 17.33%
As % of the General category 58.56% 65.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 31
Average daily rate
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£355 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -1.16%
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
111 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.08% 36.02% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 44
Average daily rate £400 £380 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £150.00 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1100.00% -72.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 41 (29.08%) Banking
2 22 (15.60%) Project Management
3 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.35%) ETL
6 14 (9.93%) SQL
6 14 (9.93%) Windows
7 13 (9.22%) Linux
7 13 (9.22%) Retail
7 13 (9.22%) Data Integration
7 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
9 11 (7.80%) Java
9 11 (7.80%) SAP
9 11 (7.80%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.80%) Manufacturing
10 10 (7.09%) UNIX
10 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.09%) SDLC
10 10 (7.09%) Degree
11 9 (6.38%) Software Delivery
11 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
11 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.38%) Change Management
12 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.67%) HP
12 8 (5.67%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.67%) Data Architecture
13 7 (4.96%) Credit Risk

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (2.84%) SAS
2 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.71%) Lync
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.71%) IIS
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) BASE24
2 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) ATM
2 6 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) HTTP
3 2 (1.42%) Firewall
3 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) NAS
4 1 (0.71%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.84%) DB2
3 4 (2.84%) DataStage
4 3 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.13%) Big Data
4 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (1.42%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.42%) OLAP
5 2 (1.42%) Sybase IQ
5 2 (1.42%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.71%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.71%) Toad
1 1 (0.71%) ERwin
1 1 (0.71%) Maven
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
1 1 (0.71%) Selenium
1 1 (0.71%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (29.08%) Banking
2 13 (9.22%) Retail
3 11 (7.80%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.96%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.55%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.84%) Legal
7 3 (2.13%) Electronics
7 3 (2.13%) Marketing
8 2 (1.42%) Billing
8 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (29.08%) Analyst
2 23 (16.31%) Business Analyst
3 20 (14.18%) Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.22%) Consultant
6 12 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.67%) Architect
8 7 (4.96%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.26%) Ab Initio Developer
9 6 (4.26%) DBA
10 5 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Change Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Change Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Business Data Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Business Change Analyst
11 4 (2.84%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) HTML
1 7 (4.96%) CSS
1 7 (4.96%) HTML5
1 7 (4.96%) CSS3
2 6 (4.26%) Middleware
3 3 (2.13%) .NET
4 2 (1.42%) Web Services
4 2 (1.42%) Spring
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.71%) Java EE
5 1 (0.71%) MDX
5 1 (0.71%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.71%) WCF
5 1 (0.71%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.71%) JAX-WS
5 1 (0.71%) JAX-RS
5 1 (0.71%) REST
5 1 (0.71%) XML
5 1 (0.71%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Data Integration
1 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.96%) Credit Risk
4 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.84%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.84%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.13%) DTV
6 3 (2.13%) Replication
7 2 (1.42%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.42%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.93%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) UNIX
4 6 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Solaris
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.71%) SUSE
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.60%) Project Management
2 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
4 16 (11.35%) ETL
5 11 (7.80%) Data Analysis
6 10 (7.09%) SDLC
7 9 (6.38%) Software Delivery
7 9 (6.38%) Change Management
7 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.67%) Data Architecture
9 7 (4.96%) ITIL
9 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.96%) Capacity Management
10 6 (4.26%) Analytics
10 6 (4.26%) Data Management
11 5 (3.55%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (3.55%) ERP
11 5 (3.55%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.93%) SQL
2 11 (7.80%) Java
3 7 (4.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.84%) JCL
5 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.42%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) RPG
7 1 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.09%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) ISEB
3 2 (1.42%) CBAP
3 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.42%) PMP
3 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CIMA
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) IIBA
4 1 (0.71%) CCNP
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) Basel II
1 5 (3.55%) COREP
2 4 (2.84%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
3 1 (0.71%) vCloud
3 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Control-M
2 2 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (7.80%) SAP
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.67%) HP
3 8 (5.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.96%) IBM
4 7 (4.96%) GoldenSource
5 6 (4.26%) Ab Initio
6 5 (3.55%) Cisco
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle
7 4 (2.84%) Cognos
7 4 (2.84%) CA
8 3 (2.13%) Sybase
8 3 (2.13%) Sun
8 3 (2.13%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) Teradata
9 1 (0.71%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.71%) F5
9 1 (0.71%) Informatica
9 1 (0.71%) Veritas
9 1 (0.71%) EMC
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