The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 420 462 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.47% 22.02% 21.83%
As % of the General category 58.99% 69.06% 59.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 358 288
Median daily rate £390 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.60 £187.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.74% +867.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.94%
Finance
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
712 669 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.70% 31.89% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 489 451
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £11.81 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.60 £160.00 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 223 £390 -2.50% 56
Halifax 0 86 £400 +12.35% 9
Bradford -2 30 £390 +14.70% 16
Wakefield +4 9 £350 +42.85% 3
Pudsey - 6 £375 -
Huddersfield +2 2 £413 +17.85% 3
Elland - 2 £200 -
Bingley -4 1 £425 +28.30%
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £425 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 201 (24.01%) Stakeholder Management
2 163 (19.47%) Banking
3 129 (15.41%) Project Management
4 123 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (14.10%) Windows
6 89 (10.63%) SQL
6 89 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
7 75 (8.96%) Business Analysis
8 74 (8.84%) Oracle
9 70 (8.36%) Microsoft
10 63 (7.53%) MS Excel
11 62 (7.41%) ITIL
12 61 (7.29%) Unix
13 60 (7.17%) Retail
14 59 (7.05%) SAS
14 59 (7.05%) Data Centre
15 56 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
16 53 (6.33%) Law
17 52 (6.21%) Migration
18 51 (6.09%) SQL Server
19 50 (5.97%) PRINCE2
20 47 (5.62%) Change Management
20 47 (5.62%) Data Analysis
21 46 (5.50%) Linux
21 46 (5.50%) MS Office
22 44 (5.26%) Degree
23 43 (5.14%) Active Directory
24 38 (4.54%) Legal
25 37 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
25 37 (4.42%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 59 (7.05%) SAS
2 30 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.51%) IIS
4 14 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.84%) CMS
6 7 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.72%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.36%) CICS
9 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.36%) Confluence
9 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.24%) Apache
10 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.24%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.50%) MS Office
3 24 (2.87%) MS Project
4 23 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.36%) Maximo
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.24%) Summit
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.12%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.72%) PaaS
4 5 (0.60%) Office 365
4 5 (0.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.24%) GitHub
5 2 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.99%) Firewall
2 17 (2.03%) Internet
3 11 (1.31%) DMZ
3 11 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.31%) WAN
4 10 (1.19%) VPN
5 9 (1.08%) DNS
6 8 (0.96%) BGP
6 8 (0.96%) Intranet
6 8 (0.96%) IPv6
6 8 (0.96%) LAN
6 8 (0.96%) MPLS
6 8 (0.96%) OSPF
7 7 (0.84%) Network Security
8 6 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (0.72%) HTTP
9 5 (0.60%) Extranet
9 5 (0.60%) FTP
9 5 (0.60%) IPv4
9 5 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.51%) Base SAS
4 16 (1.91%) IBM InfoSphere
5 15 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 13 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 11 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.19%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.08%) Star Schema
11 7 (0.84%) Big Data
11 7 (0.84%) DB2
11 7 (0.84%) MySQL
12 6 (0.72%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.72%) MS Access
12 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.72%) OLAP
12 6 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.96%) JIRA
4 8 (0.96%) Subversion
5 7 (0.84%) Selenium
6 5 (0.60%) Maven
6 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.48%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.48%) ERwin
7 4 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.36%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.24%) Grunt
9 2 (0.24%) Hudson
9 2 (0.24%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 163 (19.47%) Banking
2 60 (7.17%) Retail
3 53 (6.33%) Law
4 38 (4.54%) Legal
5 33 (3.94%) Retail Banking
6 31 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.91%) Marketing
8 12 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.19%) Electronics
10 7 (0.84%) Billing
11 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.60%) Games
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.24%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (28.79%) Analyst
2 110 (13.14%) Business Analyst
3 108 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 106 (12.66%) Developer
5 64 (7.65%) Architect
6 45 (5.38%) Consultant
7 32 (3.82%) Financial Analyst
7 32 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
8 26 (3.11%) Administrator
8 26 (3.11%) SAS Developer
8 26 (3.11%) Service Analyst
9 25 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
10 23 (2.75%) Data Analyst
11 22 (2.63%) IT Manager
12 21 (2.51%) PMO Analyst
13 20 (2.39%) Finance Business Analyst
14 18 (2.15%) Delivery Manager
14 18 (2.15%) Financial Business Analyst
14 18 (2.15%) Software Manager
15 17 (2.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.94%) .NET
2 26 (3.11%) Web Services
3 23 (2.75%) HTML
4 17 (2.03%) XML
5 15 (1.79%) CSS
6 14 (1.67%) HTML5
6 14 (1.67%) WCF
7 13 (1.55%) AngularJS
8 12 (1.43%) ASP.NET
8 12 (1.43%) Middleware
9 11 (1.31%) CSS3
10 9 (1.08%) React
11 8 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.84%) jQuery
13 5 (0.60%) J2EE
13 5 (0.60%) Spring
14 4 (0.48%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.48%) Node.js
14 4 (0.48%) ODBC
14 4 (0.48%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 26 (3.11%) Data Structures
4 24 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.27%) Credit Risk
6 17 (2.03%) Blackberry
6 17 (2.03%) User Experience
7 13 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.43%) iPad
8 12 (1.43%) iPhone
8 12 (1.43%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.31%) NHS
10 10 (1.19%) Replication
11 9 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.84%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.72%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 118 (14.10%) Windows
2 61 (7.29%) Unix
3 46 (5.50%) Linux
4 33 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.11%) AIX
6 18 (2.15%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.96%) zOS
11 7 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.72%) Solaris
13 5 (0.60%) Android
14 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.12%) HPUX
16 1 (0.12%) SUSE
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (24.01%) Stakeholder Management
2 129 (15.41%) Project Management
3 123 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (8.96%) Business Analysis
5 62 (7.41%) ITIL
6 56 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (6.21%) Migration
8 50 (5.97%) PRINCE2
9 47 (5.62%) Change Management
9 47 (5.62%) Data Analysis
10 37 (4.42%) Service Management
10 37 (4.42%) Waterfall
11 35 (4.18%) Data Modelling
11 35 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 34 (4.06%) Data Management
12 34 (4.06%) TOGAF
13 31 (3.70%) Analytics
14 30 (3.58%) Service Delivery
14 30 (3.58%) SOA
15 28 (3.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 89 (10.63%) SQL
2 32 (3.82%) Java
2 32 (3.82%) JavaScript
3 24 (2.87%) C#
4 23 (2.75%) PowerShell
5 22 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 21 (2.51%) Perl
7 14 (1.67%) VBA
8 13 (1.55%) Python
9 9 (1.08%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.96%) C++
11 6 (0.72%) Ruby
12 5 (0.60%) C
12 5 (0.60%) PHP
12 5 (0.60%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.36%) COBOL
13 3 (0.36%) VB
14 2 (0.24%) LINC
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.12%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 44 (5.26%) Degree
2 16 (1.91%) ISEB
3 15 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (1.55%) CISSP
5 12 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.31%) CISM
7 7 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.72%) MBA
9 5 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.48%) CCA
10 4 (0.48%) MCSE
10 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.48%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.36%) APMP
11 3 (0.36%) CISA
11 3 (0.36%) MCDST
11 3 (0.36%) MCP
11 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.46%) Data Quality
2 13 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (0.96%) QA
4 5 (0.60%) COBIT
4 5 (0.60%) FINREP
4 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) COREP
5 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.24%) GAAP
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) SLA
5 2 (0.24%) WCAG
6 1 (0.12%) COSO
6 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
System Software
1 43 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.24%) ACF2
5 2 (0.24%) Firmware
5 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) Docker
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.12%) RACF
6 1 (0.12%) Xen
6 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.84%) Puppet
3 6 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (0.60%) TeamSite
4 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.48%) Ansible
5 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.36%) SCCM
7 2 (0.24%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.24%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.24%) zSecure
8 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) Mesos
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (8.84%) Oracle
2 70 (8.36%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.30%) SAP
4 33 (3.94%) VMware
5 26 (3.11%) IBM
6 19 (2.27%) F5
7 16 (1.91%) Cisco
8 11 (1.31%) Citrix
9 7 (0.84%) HP
9 7 (0.84%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.72%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.60%) Cognos
11 5 (0.60%) EMC
11 5 (0.60%) Infor
11 5 (0.60%) Sony
11 5 (0.60%) Virgin Media
12 4 (0.48%) DataFlux
12 4 (0.48%) Splunk
12 4 (0.48%) Sybase
13 3 (0.36%) BMC
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £259.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Shareforce Ltd - Icon Solutions (UK) Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Rate: Circa £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago