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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Finance 59 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.43% 19.08% 7.08%
As % of the General category 52.68% 70.73% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £396 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.10
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -0.58%
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 82 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.20% 26.97% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 52 18
Average daily rate £375 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +13.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £6.92 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 48 £400 +1.01% 19
Barnsley 0 3 £375 -11.76%
Doncaster -3 2 £388 +18.32% 2
Rotherham - 1 £500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 31 (26.50%) Banking
2 29 (24.79%) SQL
3 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (17.95%) Oracle
5 18 (15.38%) ETL
5 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (14.53%) UNIX
7 16 (13.68%) Linux
8 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (11.97%) Ab Initio
10 13 (11.11%) Windows
11 12 (10.26%) Data Management
12 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.55%) Data Modelling
13 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
13 10 (8.55%) Oracle Database
14 9 (7.69%) Java
14 9 (7.69%) Migration
14 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (6.84%) JavaScript
15 8 (6.84%) Data Security
15 8 (6.84%) Informatica
15 8 (6.84%) Data Quality
16 7 (5.98%) Analytics
16 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
16 7 (5.98%) Retail
16 7 (5.98%) Logistics
17 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
17 6 (5.13%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.13%) SAS
3 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Office
2 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) NAS
2 4 (3.42%) HTTP
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 3 (2.56%) Internet
4 2 (1.71%) VoIP
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%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
1 10 (8.55%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.13%) DB2
3 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.42%) QlikView
5 4 (3.42%) DataStage
5 4 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.56%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.71%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.71%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 31 (26.50%) Banking
2 7 (5.98%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.56%) Back Office
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Private Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.71%) Cantonese Language
5 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Analyst
2 25 (21.37%) Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Data Analyst
4 8 (6.84%) DBA
4 8 (6.84%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.98%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.98%) Consultant
5 7 (5.98%) Ab Initio Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Administrator
7 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.27%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Data Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 3 (2.56%) Systems Accountant
9 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.56%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
1 5 (4.27%) XML
1 5 (4.27%) Middleware
1 5 (4.27%) jQuery
2 4 (3.42%) Spring
2 4 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (2.56%) RESTful
3 3 (2.56%) HTML
3 3 (2.56%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) Series 60
4 2 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.71%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.71%) CSS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Jena
5 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) NHS
4 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.71%) Statistics
5 2 (1.71%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.71%) DTV
5 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.71%) FMCG
5 2 (1.71%) iSeries
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.85%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) NPfIT
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Informatics
6 1 (0.85%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) UNIX
2 16 (13.68%) Linux
3 13 (11.11%) Windows
4 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.71%) zOS
7 2 (1.71%) AIX
7 2 (1.71%) Solaris
7 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) ETL
2 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.26%) Data Management
4 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.55%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.69%) Migration
7 8 (6.84%) Data Security
8 7 (5.98%) Analytics
8 7 (5.98%) Logistics
9 6 (5.13%) Change Management
9 6 (5.13%) Data Analytics
10 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.27%) ERP
10 5 (4.27%) Project Management
10 5 (4.27%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.42%) Web Development
11 4 (3.42%) Information Management
11 4 (3.42%) Data Governance
11 4 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) SQL
2 9 (7.69%) Java
3 8 (6.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.13%) VBA
5 4 (3.42%) C#
6 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.71%) Perl
6 2 (1.71%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.85%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) CCAB
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) PMP
4 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CBAP
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) MCP
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CIPD
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.13%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) KVM
2 1 (0.85%) SRDF
2 1 (0.85%) NFS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) Xen
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.97%) Ab Initio
4 8 (6.84%) Informatica
5 5 (4.27%) Trillium
5 5 (4.27%) SAP
6 4 (3.42%) NetApp
7 3 (2.56%) HP
7 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.71%) VMware
8 2 (1.71%) Teradata
8 2 (1.71%) BMC
8 2 (1.71%) Siemens
8 2 (1.71%) IBM
8 2 (1.71%) Cognos
8 2 (1.71%) Palantir
9 1 (0.85%) Infor
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco
9 1 (0.85%) EMC
9 1 (0.85%) Intel
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