The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Finance 61 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.10% 17.22% 7.28%
As % of the General category 54.46% 61.90% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 9
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£400 £380 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.38 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.23% 27.81% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 50 19
Average daily rate £375 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £12.38 £8.96 £10.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.11% -12.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 50 £400 +1.01% 10
Doncaster -3 1 - - 2
Rotherham - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 30 (25.42%) SQL
1 30 (25.42%) Banking
2 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (16.10%) Oracle
3 19 (16.10%) UNIX
4 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
5 17 (14.41%) ETL
5 17 (14.41%) Linux
6 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.47%) Ab Initio
7 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.47%) Java
7 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.63%) Project Management
8 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
8 9 (7.63%) Migration
8 9 (7.63%) VBA
8 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.63%) Retail
8 9 (7.63%) Data Management
8 9 (7.63%) WebSphere
8 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
9 8 (6.78%) jQuery
9 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (6.78%) Data Modelling
9 8 (6.78%) ERP
9 8 (6.78%) Windows
9 8 (6.78%) Data Security
10 7 (5.93%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (7.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.39%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.54%) SAS
4 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) NAS
2 4 (3.39%) HTTP
3 3 (2.54%) SAN
3 3 (2.54%) Internet
4 2 (1.69%) VoIP
4 2 (1.69%) LDAP
5 1 (0.85%) Multicast
5 1 (0.85%) FCoE
5 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (5.08%) DB2
5 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.39%) DataStage
6 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.54%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.54%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.69%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.69%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.85%) Maven
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 30 (25.42%) Banking
2 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
2 9 (7.63%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.39%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.54%) Back Office
5 3 (2.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (25.42%) Analyst
2 23 (19.49%) Developer
3 10 (8.47%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.63%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Data Analyst
5 8 (6.78%) SQL Developer
6 7 (5.93%) Consultant
7 6 (5.08%) Ab Initio Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Administrator
7 6 (5.08%) DBA
8 5 (4.24%) Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Data Manager
9 4 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Administrator
10 3 (2.54%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (2.54%) SAS Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) jQuery
2 7 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (4.24%) Middleware
4 4 (3.39%) .NET
5 3 (2.54%) RESTful
5 3 (2.54%) Web Services
5 3 (2.54%) EDI
5 3 (2.54%) Series 60
5 3 (2.54%) Spring
6 2 (1.69%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.69%) J2EE
6 2 (1.69%) HTML
6 2 (1.69%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Jena
7 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) NHS
4 3 (2.54%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Statistics
5 2 (1.69%) FMCG
5 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.69%) iSeries
5 2 (1.69%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) NPfIT
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Informatics
6 1 (0.85%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.10%) UNIX
2 17 (14.41%) Linux
3 8 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.69%) zOS
5 2 (1.69%) AIX
5 2 (1.69%) Solaris
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.41%) ETL
2 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (7.63%) Project Management
3 9 (7.63%) Migration
3 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (7.63%) Data Management
4 8 (6.78%) Data Modelling
4 8 (6.78%) ERP
4 8 (6.78%) Data Security
5 7 (5.93%) Change Management
5 7 (5.93%) Web Development
6 6 (5.08%) Data Governance
6 6 (5.08%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (5.08%) Logistics
7 5 (4.24%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.39%) Information Management
8 4 (3.39%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.39%) Data Analytics
8 4 (3.39%) Analytics
9 3 (2.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.42%) SQL
2 10 (8.47%) Java
2 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.63%) VBA
4 6 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.39%) Perl
6 3 (2.54%) C#
7 2 (1.69%) Jython
7 2 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.85%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.39%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) CCAB
3 3 (2.54%) ISEB
3 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.85%) CBAP
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.85%) CIPD
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.24%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) KVM
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) NFS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.85%) SRDF
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Control-M
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
2 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.47%) Ab Initio
4 4 (3.39%) Informatica
4 4 (3.39%) NetApp
4 4 (3.39%) SAP
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.54%) IBM
6 2 (1.69%) Teradata
6 2 (1.69%) BMC
6 2 (1.69%) Siemens
6 2 (1.69%) Trillium
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Intel
7 1 (0.85%) Lotus
7 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.85%) Infor
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