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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.13% 6.25% 3.23%
As % of the General category 45.45% 23.08% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£385 £318 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% +81.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
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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
11 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 35.48% 27.08% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Average daily rate £344 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £366 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Android
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Symbian
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (16.67%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Coach
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VB6
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Symbian
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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