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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.24% 18.07% 7.92%
As % of the General category 48.57% 60.00% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £435 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
35 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.08% 30.12% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 12
Median daily rate £309 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) Project Governance
5 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 3 (9.09%) MS Office
6 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.06%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.03%) PVCS
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Controller
6 1 (3.03%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Economics
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Project Governance
3 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Security Management
5 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CISM
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) MBA
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Ciena
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia