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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 10.81% 13.51% 17.39%
As % of the General category 66.67% 55.56% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +34.84%
Finance
Manchester

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
12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 16.22% 24.32% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £388 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £425 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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
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 8 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Groovy
5 3 (25.00%) Gradle
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Clustering
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (8.33%) Slack
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (8.33%) Ansible
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins

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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 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 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SAML
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Lua
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
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