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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 95 59 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.51% 19.22% 14.70%
As % of the General category 64.63% 71.08% 56.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 26
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
147 83 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.39% 27.04% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 58 48
Average daily rate £426 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.88 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -72.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 75 £444 +14.51% 18
Doncaster -9 4 £425 +16.43% 1
Barnsley +3 3 £225 +5.88%
Rotherham -5 2 - - 1
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 43 (23.89%) Banking
2 31 (17.22%) Project Management
2 31 (17.22%) SQL
3 25 (13.89%) Java
4 21 (11.67%) Business Analysis
5 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (11.11%) Oracle
6 19 (10.56%) SQL Server
7 18 (10.00%) Windows
7 18 (10.00%) Retail
8 17 (9.44%) Linux
9 16 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (8.89%) SAP
10 15 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 15 (8.33%) Manufacturing
11 14 (7.78%) Data Analysis
11 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (7.22%) Oracle ODI
12 13 (7.22%) Oracle APEX
12 13 (7.22%) Data Centre
12 13 (7.22%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (7.22%) ETL
12 13 (7.22%) Microsoft
13 12 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
14 11 (6.11%) Change Management
14 11 (6.11%) Red Hat
15 10 (5.56%) Financial Institution
15 10 (5.56%) MS Excel
15 10 (5.56%) Data Modelling
15 10 (5.56%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (2.78%) SAS
2 3 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (0.56%) Lync
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.56%) JBoss
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) MS Office
2 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) BASE24
2 5 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.11%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.89%) ATM
1 7 (3.89%) SAN
2 4 (2.22%) HTTP
2 4 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (1.11%) NAS
3 2 (1.11%) DHCP
3 2 (1.11%) Firewall
3 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.56%) Wireless
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (7.22%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.22%) DB2
6 4 (2.22%) DataStage
7 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.67%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.67%) Big Data
7 3 (1.67%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.11%) Sybase IQ
8 2 (1.11%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (7.22%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (2.22%) Selenium
2 4 (2.22%) WebDriver
2 4 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.11%) TestNG
3 2 (1.11%) Toad
3 2 (1.11%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.56%) ERwin
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
4 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) JUnit
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (23.89%) Banking
2 18 (10.00%) Retail
3 15 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.89%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.78%) Electronics
7 5 (2.78%) Marketing
8 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.11%) Local Government
9 2 (1.11%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (31.11%) Analyst
2 40 (22.22%) Developer
3 27 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 21 (11.67%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.33%) Consultant
5 15 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.44%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (3.89%) Ab Initio Developer
9 6 (3.33%) Change Manager
9 6 (3.33%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.33%) DBA
9 6 (3.33%) Administrator
9 6 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
10 5 (2.78%) Business Manager
10 5 (2.78%) Business Change Analyst
10 5 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) HTML
2 8 (4.44%) Middleware
3 7 (3.89%) CSS
3 7 (3.89%) HTML5
3 7 (3.89%) CSS3
4 5 (2.78%) Web Services
4 5 (2.78%) Spring
5 4 (2.22%) XML
5 4 (2.22%) .NET
6 3 (1.67%) Spring MVC
6 3 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.11%) Java EE
7 2 (1.11%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.11%) J2EE
8 1 (0.56%) SOAP
8 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.56%) JAXB
8 1 (0.56%) WCF
8 1 (0.56%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.56%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.22%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.89%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (3.33%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.78%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.78%) DTV
7 4 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.67%) Replication
9 2 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.11%) User Experience
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Life Science
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.00%) Windows
2 17 (9.44%) Linux
3 10 (5.56%) UNIX
4 7 (3.89%) Solaris
4 7 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.11%) SUSE
5 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.22%) Project Management
2 21 (11.67%) Business Analysis
3 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (7.78%) Data Analysis
5 13 (7.22%) ETL
6 12 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (6.11%) Change Management
8 10 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 10 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.00%) Data Architecture
10 8 (4.44%) Capacity Management
10 8 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.89%) Migration
11 7 (3.89%) Programme Management
11 7 (3.89%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.89%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (3.89%) Project Planning
11 7 (3.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.22%) SQL
2 25 (13.89%) Java
3 15 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.22%) JCL
6 3 (1.67%) VB
6 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.67%) C#
7 2 (1.11%) VBScript
7 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.56%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.56%) RPG
8 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.33%) ISEB
1 6 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.11%) MCP
2 2 (1.11%) MCSE
2 2 (1.11%) MCITP
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.11%) CBAP
3 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.56%) PMP
3 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.56%) SSCP
3 1 (0.56%) CIMA
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.56%) IIBA
3 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) vCloud
4 1 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Control-M
1 3 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.11%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (11.11%) Oracle
2 16 (8.89%) SAP
3 13 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.11%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.44%) HP
5 8 (4.44%) GoldenSource
6 7 (3.89%) Ab Initio
7 6 (3.33%) VMware
7 6 (3.33%) IBM
8 4 (2.22%) Cisco
8 4 (2.22%) CA
9 3 (1.67%) Sybase
10 2 (1.11%) Sun
10 2 (1.11%) EMC
10 2 (1.11%) Veritas
11 1 (0.56%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.56%) Informatica
11 1 (0.56%) NetApp
11 1 (0.56%) Teradata
11 1 (0.56%) Sage
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TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day +
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago