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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 100 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.41% 20.82% 19.71%
As % of the General category 67.11% 66.98% 61.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 50 48
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.38 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
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
149 106 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.41% 31.09% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 74 68
Average daily rate £450 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.38 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.02% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 90 £475 +18.75% 29
Barnsley 0 2 £375 +50.00%
Doncaster -4 2 £500 +42.85%
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 55 (31.25%) Banking
2 34 (19.32%) SQL
3 33 (18.75%) Unix
3 33 (18.75%) Project Management
4 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (14.77%) Linux
7 24 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 24 (13.64%) SAS
8 22 (12.50%) Windows
9 20 (11.36%) Oracle
9 20 (11.36%) Business Analysis
10 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.66%) Analytics
12 16 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (9.09%) Migration
12 16 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 15 (8.52%) IBM
14 14 (7.95%) Java
14 14 (7.95%) SAN
14 14 (7.95%) Data Analysis
14 14 (7.95%) Data Centre
15 13 (7.39%) NAS
15 13 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (7.39%) Red Hat
16 12 (6.82%) HP
16 12 (6.82%) ETL
16 12 (6.82%) Change Management
16 12 (6.82%) Retail
16 12 (6.82%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (13.64%) SAS
2 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (2.27%) Apache
3 4 (2.27%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.70%) nginx
4 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.14%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.14%) Confluence
5 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.57%) FileNet
6 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Office
2 7 (3.98%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.41%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.70%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) SAN
2 13 (7.39%) NAS
3 7 (3.98%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.57%) ATM
5 1 (0.57%) Firewall
5 1 (0.57%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) HTTP
5 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.57%) SMS
5 1 (0.57%) SNMP
5 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.82%) Big Data
2 11 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 11 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.55%) Base SAS
4 7 (3.98%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.84%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.84%) SQLBase
7 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.27%) QlikView
7 4 (2.27%) Sqoop
8 3 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.70%) HBase
8 3 (1.70%) MySQL
8 3 (1.70%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.70%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) ERwin
1 4 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.70%) JIRA
3 2 (1.14%) Maven
4 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) GitLab
4 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.57%) JMeter
4 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
4 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (31.25%) Banking
2 12 (6.82%) Retail
3 8 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.70%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Billing
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.57%) Military
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (31.25%) Analyst
2 26 (14.77%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.95%) Developer
5 12 (6.82%) Administrator
6 8 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 7 (3.98%) Architect
7 7 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (3.98%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.41%) Data Modeller
8 6 (3.41%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.84%) Business Change Manager
9 5 (2.84%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Change Manager
9 5 (2.84%) SAN Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Solutions Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) Middleware
2 6 (3.41%) Dojo
3 4 (2.27%) CSS
3 4 (2.27%) HTML
3 4 (2.27%) HTML5
3 4 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (2.27%) Web Services
3 4 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.70%) CSS3
4 3 (1.70%) D3.js
4 3 (1.70%) Drools
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.57%) .NET
5 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.95%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.55%) iSeries
4 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.98%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.41%) User Experience
6 5 (2.84%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.27%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.70%) NHS
8 3 (1.70%) PMI
9 2 (1.14%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.14%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.57%) Clustering
10 1 (0.57%) DataPower
10 1 (0.57%) FMCG
10 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.75%) Unix
2 26 (14.77%) Linux
3 22 (12.50%) Windows
4 11 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.55%) Solaris
5 8 (4.55%) SUSE
6 7 (3.98%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.75%) Project Management
2 29 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 20 (11.36%) Business Analysis
5 17 (9.66%) Analytics
6 16 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (9.09%) Migration
6 16 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 14 (7.95%) Data Analysis
8 13 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.82%) Change Management
9 12 (6.82%) ETL
9 12 (6.82%) Software Delivery
10 11 (6.25%) Data Architecture
10 11 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.68%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 10 (5.68%) ERP
11 10 (5.68%) Requirements Management
12 9 (5.11%) Open Source
12 9 (5.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.32%) SQL
2 14 (7.95%) Java
3 8 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.98%) Perl
5 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.84%) Python
7 4 (2.27%) C++
7 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.14%) Jython
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) R
9 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.57%) VB
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.82%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.27%) ISEB
3 4 (2.27%) PMP
4 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.14%) MCSE
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) CBAP
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.84%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) Basel II
3 2 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.14%) FATCA
4 1 (0.57%) BS25999
4 1 (0.57%) COREP
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.98%) NFS
1 7 (3.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (3.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.27%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.14%) KVM
3 2 (1.14%) Varnish
3 2 (1.14%) Xen
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Control-M
1 3 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.70%) Puppet
2 2 (1.14%) Ansible
2 2 (1.14%) Nagios
2 2 (1.14%) vMotion
3 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.57%) Opsview
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.57%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 20 (11.36%) Oracle
2 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.52%) IBM
4 13 (7.39%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.82%) HP
6 11 (6.25%) VMware
7 7 (3.98%) Brocade
7 7 (3.98%) EMC
7 7 (3.98%) NetApp
7 7 (3.98%) Veritas
8 6 (3.41%) Cognos
8 6 (3.41%) Informatica
8 6 (3.41%) Tableau
9 5 (2.84%) Hortonworks
10 4 (2.27%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.70%) BMC
11 3 (1.70%) CA
11 3 (1.70%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.70%) Platfora
11 3 (1.70%) Teradata
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Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 5 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 5 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + negotiable
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iKas International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + extensions
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £345 - 350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 28 days ago