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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 20.25% 13.01% 11.54%
As % of the General category 45.71% 41.03% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 4
Median daily rate £400 £438 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £333 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £498 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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
70 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 44.30% 31.71% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 7
Median daily rate £375 £438 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £303 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +28.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 7 (19.44%) Workflow
1 7 (19.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 7 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (16.67%) Analytics
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
3 5 (13.89%) Highcharts JS
3 5 (13.89%) Sass
3 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.89%) Confluence
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) Node.js
3 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (13.89%) HipChat
3 5 (13.89%) Protractor
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) JDA

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 5 (13.89%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) HipChat
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
1 5 (13.89%) Protractor
1 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) UI Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) CSS3
1 5 (13.89%) Highcharts JS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) HTML5
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
1 5 (13.89%) Sass
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 7 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (19.44%) Workflow
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.33%) SOA
3 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.78%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) JDA
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Infor
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper