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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.63% 21.43% 4.76%
As % of the General category 71.43% 60.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.83 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.40% +62.60%

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
7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.28% 35.71% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) PMO
3 2 (15.38%) FMCG
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Migration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
1 3 (23.08%) ERP Implementation Manager
1 3 (23.08%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) ERP Manager
1 3 (23.08%) ERP Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Implementation Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) IT Support
1 3 (23.08%) Junior
1 3 (23.08%) Junior Desktop Support
1 3 (23.08%) Junior IT Support
1 3 (23.08%) Project Implementation Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Symfony
1 1 (7.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Scorecard
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) CA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Zend