The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 23 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.92% 12.69% 13.91%
As % of the General category 18.18% 43.59% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Median daily rate £313 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.59% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £473 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.57% 29.10% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 16
Median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £272 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £463 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £8.89 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.84% -58.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -8 4 £242 -30.92% 2
Tamworth +1 1 £463 +2.77% 1
Leek - 1 £325 -
Stafford - 1 £300 - 1
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Legal
4 4 (19.05%) Business Development
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) PMP
4 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
5 3 (14.29%) NHS
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) QA
6 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Officer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Support Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Officer
4 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior PMO
4 1 (4.76%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Development
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
1 4 (19.05%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
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