The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 35 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.20% 6.00% 5.00%
As % of the General category 48.28% 47.37% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £485 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.71% 12.67% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
Average daily rate £450 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -10 13 £485 +94.00% 6
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 14 (46.67%) Open Workbench
2 11 (36.67%) MS Office
3 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
6 7 (23.33%) Pega
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Line Management
8 4 (13.33%) SAP
9 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (6.67%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
10 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (6.67%) Marketing
10 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
10 2 (6.67%) Sage 300 ERP
10 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (6.67%) Java
10 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Open Workbench
2 11 (36.67%) MS Office
3 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Sage 300 ERP
1 2 (6.67%) Sage CRM
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Procurement Advisor
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Billing Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Migration Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Server Support
5 1 (3.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 8 (26.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Line Management
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Pega
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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