The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.17% 9.86% 16.19%
As % of the General category 43.90% 35.00% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 10
Average daily rate £431 £298 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.95% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £505
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 Solihull region.

General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.28% 28.17% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 13
Average daily rate £438 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

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

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (33.33%) Games
2 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 11 (24.44%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
5 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Windows
6 6 (13.33%) MS Project
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 5 (11.11%) MS Office
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
8 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (8.89%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.67%) NCIE
9 3 (6.67%) 4G
9 3 (6.67%) F5
9 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Project
3 5 (11.11%) MS Office
4 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) 4G
1 3 (6.67%) Broadband
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) Network Security
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) PVCS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (33.33%) Games
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.89%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security
4 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.89%) Project Governance
6 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) Data Security
7 3 (6.67%) QMS
7 3 (6.67%) Revenue Management
7 3 (6.67%) Security Management
7 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) VB
2 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) CISM
2 3 (6.67%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) MCITP
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) NCIE
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Dell
3 3 (6.67%) F5
3 3 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) NetApp
3 3 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (2.22%) Ciena
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
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