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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 53 78 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.72% 20.21% 7.86%
As % of the General category 51.46% 67.24% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 56 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £225 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £488 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
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
103 116 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.61% 30.05% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 77 38
Average daily rate £375 £396 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.30 £8.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.46% +293.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +1 42 £413 +3.12% 15
Rotherham -3 3 - -
Barnsley -2 1 £213 -5.55% 2
Doncaster - - - - 2
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (25.21%) Banking
2 26 (21.85%) Oracle
3 22 (18.49%) SQL
4 17 (14.29%) Linux
5 15 (12.61%) UNIX
5 15 (12.61%) Ab Initio
5 15 (12.61%) Oracle Database
6 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (10.92%) ETL
7 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
8 12 (10.08%) Logistics
9 11 (9.24%) Data Management
10 10 (8.40%) Java
10 10 (8.40%) Windows
10 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
11 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.72%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (6.72%) Informatica
12 8 (6.72%) Change Management
12 8 (6.72%) Analytics
12 8 (6.72%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.88%) Data Quality
13 7 (5.88%) Migration
13 7 (5.88%) Data Security
13 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
13 7 (5.88%) Solaris
13 7 (5.88%) SAP
14 6 (5.04%) Oracle RAC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (2.52%) SAS
1 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
1 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.68%) IIS
2 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.84%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) DHCP
1 2 (1.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.61%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.04%) DB2
4 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.36%) QlikView
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.68%) DataStage
8 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
1 5 (4.20%) Maven
2 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.84%) Build Forge
2 1 (0.84%) Toad
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (25.21%) Banking
2 6 (5.04%) Marketing
3 4 (3.36%) Electronics
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (1.68%) Cantonese Language
4 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.68%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.84%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Analyst
2 19 (15.97%) Developer
3 17 (14.29%) DBA
4 12 (10.08%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.08%) Administrator
4 12 (10.08%) Data Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Ab Initio Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) SQL DBA
8 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.20%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (3.36%) Data Manager
9 4 (3.36%) Architect
10 3 (2.52%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.52%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) .NET
2 5 (4.20%) Spring
2 5 (4.20%) Java EE
2 5 (4.20%) CSS
2 5 (4.20%) HTML
3 4 (3.36%) Spring Integration
3 4 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (3.36%) Web Services
3 4 (3.36%) Middleware
3 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
3 4 (3.36%) Spring MVC
3 4 (3.36%) jQuery
3 4 (3.36%) Ajax
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (2.52%) Series 60
4 3 (2.52%) XML
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.84%) WinForms
5 1 (0.84%) RESTful
5 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.36%) DTV
1 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.52%) iSeries
2 3 (2.52%) NHS
3 2 (1.68%) Clustering
3 2 (1.68%) Statistics
3 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.68%) FMCG
4 1 (0.84%) Social Media
4 1 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Linux
2 15 (12.61%) UNIX
3 10 (8.40%) Windows
4 7 (5.88%) Solaris
5 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.36%) AIX
7 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.68%) zOS
7 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.92%) ETL
1 13 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (10.08%) Logistics
3 11 (9.24%) Data Management
4 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
5 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.72%) Change Management
6 8 (6.72%) Waterfall
6 8 (6.72%) Analytics
7 7 (5.88%) Data Security
7 7 (5.88%) Migration
8 6 (5.04%) Data Analytics
8 6 (5.04%) Release Management
9 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) Project Management
10 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.36%) MVC
10 4 (3.36%) Workflow
10 4 (3.36%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.49%) SQL
2 10 (8.40%) Java
3 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
6 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.68%) Python
6 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.84%) C#
7 1 (0.84%) X++
7 1 (0.84%) Erlang
7 1 (0.84%) PHP
7 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) ISEB
2 4 (3.36%) CCAB
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) PMP
3 3 (2.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.68%) MCITP
4 2 (1.68%) CCA
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.68%) MCP
4 2 (1.68%) MCSE
4 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.84%) CBAP
5 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.36%) Control-M
3 2 (1.68%) SCCM
3 2 (1.68%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Oracle
2 15 (12.61%) Ab Initio
3 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.72%) Informatica
5 7 (5.88%) SAP
6 5 (4.20%) Trillium
7 4 (3.36%) HP
7 4 (3.36%) BMC
7 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.36%) Twitter
8 3 (2.52%) IBM
8 3 (2.52%) Cognos
9 2 (1.68%) Palantir
9 2 (1.68%) VMware
9 2 (1.68%) Teradata
9 2 (1.68%) Mantas
9 2 (1.68%) Actimize
9 2 (1.68%) Norkom
10 1 (0.84%) MKS
10 1 (0.84%) JBoss
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