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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 16 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.94% 40.00% 23.81%
As % of the General category 33.33% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 9
Median daily rate £456 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £363 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £420 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
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 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 14.81% 66.67% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 18
Median daily rate £305 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 27 September 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 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Billing

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 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (20.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft