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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 11.54% 15.09% 15.87%
As % of the General category 33.33% 45.71% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
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£298 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £232 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £510 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
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
27 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 34.62% 33.02% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 7
Average daily rate £316 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Netezza
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Informatica
3 3 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) MarkLogic
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Transformer
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) BPCS
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) BPCS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) 2G
2 1 (6.67%) PBX
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
1 3 (20.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) WFM
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Netezza
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Informatica
1 3 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
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