The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Finance Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Finance Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Finance Manager
Rank 649 640 607
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs requiring an IT Finance Manager 15 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.012% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.013% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 12
Average daily rate £510 £517 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £435 £466
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £635 £674
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £463
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

IT Finance Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Finance Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Finance Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Finance Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Finance Manager within the UK.

IT Finance Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Finance Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Finance Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Finance Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Finance Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Finance Manager within the UK.

IT Finance Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Finance Manager
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Finance Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 15 £510 -1.35% 1
North West - 8 £438 -
Cheshire - 6 - -
London -19 5 £520 -15.10% 1
Macclesfield - 4 - -
South East -13 2 £200 -52.94%
Northwich - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £438 -
Cheadle - 2 £438 -
Slough - 1 £200 -
Berkshire - 1 £200 -
Surrey - 1 - -

IT Finance Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Finance Manager in their job title 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 with IT Finance Manager in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
7 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.33%) BPR
7 2 (8.33%) Hyperion

IT Finance Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Finance Manager in their job title 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 with IT Finance Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
General
1 24 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) AAT
1 1 (4.17%) ACCA
1 1 (4.17%) CGEIT
1 1 (4.17%) CIMA
1 1 (4.17%) CISA
1 1 (4.17%) CISM
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) CODA
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Sun