The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.17% 28.13% 14.71%
As % of the General category 25.00% 69.23% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £462 £391 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +22.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £295 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +15.15%
Finance
Staffordshire

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

General Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.67% 40.63% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
Median daily rate £369 £310 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft