The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.43% 4.76% 6.45%
As % of the General category 66.67% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £344 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.14% 19.05% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £125 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) SignalR
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) Bower
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bower
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) SignalR
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCDST
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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