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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 11 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 18.64% 19.82% 14.49%
As % of the General category 55.00% 43.14% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
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£425 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -16.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.35 £19.70
% change year-on-year
+2.44% -16.98%
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
20 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 33.90% 45.95% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 8
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Netezza
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) VCP4
5 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
5 3 (13.04%) Big Data
5 3 (13.04%) MarkLogic
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (8.70%) WhereScape RED

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.70%) BPCS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) 2G
2 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) MarkLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (8.70%) WhereScape RED
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) VCP4
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Informatica
2 3 (13.04%) Netezza
2 3 (13.04%) Splunk
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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