The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 41 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.14% 8.23% 11.59%
As % of the General category 40.20% 33.90% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 22
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£350 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £403 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 59 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 27.72% 24.28% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 35 50
Average daily rate £375 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £409 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 14
Average hourly rate £30.20 £21.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.80% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £20.40 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £23.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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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
Warwick +2 11 £520 +41.01%
Leamington Spa -4 5 £305 -
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (19.18%) Business Analysis
2 13 (17.81%) Project Management
3 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
4 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
5 9 (12.33%) MS Office
5 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
5 9 (12.33%) SAP
6 8 (10.96%) MS Project
6 8 (10.96%) Degree
7 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle
7 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
7 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.22%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.22%) Agresso
8 6 (8.22%) SQL
9 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
9 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.85%) ITIL
9 5 (6.85%) Automotive
9 5 (6.85%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Change Management
9 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.85%) Solvency II
9 5 (6.85%) Analytics
10 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.48%) GAP Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (1.37%) IIS
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Office
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Agresso
2 3 (4.11%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.37%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) WAN
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) MPLS
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Wireless
2 2 (2.74%) IPsec
2 2 (2.74%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) Packet Switching
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) Big Data
3 2 (2.74%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.37%) SSDT
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.85%) Automotive
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.37%) Local Government
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Project Manager
3 13 (17.81%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Incident Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.74%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Data Migration Specialist
7 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) REST
2 1 (1.37%) CSS3
2 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) SOAP
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) JSON
2 1 (1.37%) MDX
2 1 (1.37%) jQuery
2 1 (1.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.37%) Open Source
3 1 (1.37%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.37%) PMI
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) Business Analysis
2 13 (17.81%) Project Management
3 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
4 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
5 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.22%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.85%) ITIL
7 5 (6.85%) Change Management
7 5 (6.85%) Migration
7 5 (6.85%) Analytics
8 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.48%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.48%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.11%) Service Management
9 3 (4.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) C#
3 1 (1.37%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (1.37%) XQuery
3 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.74%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) CITP
3 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.74%) ACCA
3 2 (2.74%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) PMP
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Solvency II
2 3 (4.11%) ISO 14001
2 3 (4.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) SAP
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix
3 3 (4.11%) Minitab
4 2 (2.74%) Netezza
4 2 (2.74%) Splunk
4 2 (2.74%) Informatica
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.37%) Sage
5 1 (1.37%) Remedy
5 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.37%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.37%) RightScale