The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 4 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 20.00% 8.33% 25.00%
As % of the General category 62.50% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £403 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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

General Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 32.00% 8.33% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £320 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Clustering
4 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Slack
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) Akka
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk