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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 249 495 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.95% 22.96% 19.29%
As % of the General category 53.66% 66.27% 62.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 346 246
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
464 747 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.72% 34.65% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 511 374
Median daily rate £400 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -48.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -4 165 £450 +12.50% 52
Halifax -1 25 £388 +8.84% 7
Bradford -2 18 £375 +4.89% 9
Wakefield - 7 £338 - 3
Pudsey +3 6 £550 +14.58%
Huddersfield 0 2 £351 -12.18% 1
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 128 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 117 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (19.90%) Banking
4 77 (13.21%) Project Management
5 65 (11.15%) SQL
5 65 (11.15%) Windows
5 65 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (10.29%) Retail
7 52 (8.92%) Oracle
8 51 (8.75%) Microsoft
9 50 (8.58%) ITIL
10 42 (7.20%) Java
10 42 (7.20%) Unix
11 41 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.03%) Data Centre
12 37 (6.35%) PRINCE2
12 37 (6.35%) Business Analysis
13 35 (6.00%) Service Management
13 35 (6.00%) SDLC
14 34 (5.83%) Legal
14 34 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 34 (5.83%) Scrum
15 33 (5.66%) Retail Banking
15 33 (5.66%) MS Office
15 33 (5.66%) SQL Server
16 32 (5.49%) User Experience
16 32 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (5.32%) Active Directory
17 31 (5.32%) Law
17 31 (5.32%) ITSM

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 27 (4.63%) SAS
2 18 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.86%) Confluence
6 5 (0.86%) IIS
7 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.51%) CICS
9 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 33 (5.66%) MS Office
2 30 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.77%) MS Project
4 12 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.34%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.34%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.20%) PaaS
3 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.03%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) IaaS
5 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.51%) GitHub
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) Firewall
2 9 (1.54%) DNS
3 8 (1.37%) Internet
4 7 (1.20%) FTP
4 7 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.86%) BIG-IP
5 5 (0.86%) Network Security
6 4 (0.69%) Extranet
6 4 (0.69%) Intranet
6 4 (0.69%) SSL
7 3 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.51%) LDAP
8 2 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.34%) HTTP
8 2 (0.34%) LAN
8 2 (0.34%) NX-OS
8 2 (0.34%) SAN
8 2 (0.34%) SMS
8 2 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.89%) DB2
4 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.37%) Big Data
6 8 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.20%) MySQL
7 7 (1.20%) OLAP
8 6 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.86%) OLTP
10 4 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (2.57%) JIRA
2 10 (1.72%) ClearCase
2 10 (1.72%) Subversion
3 9 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.37%) Selenium
4 8 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 7 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.69%) JUnit
7 4 (0.69%) Rational Application Developer
7 4 (0.69%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.51%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.51%) Maven
8 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.34%) Gradle
9 2 (0.34%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.34%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.34%) Mockito
9 2 (0.34%) Spock
General
1 116 (19.90%) Banking
2 60 (10.29%) Retail
3 34 (5.83%) Legal
4 33 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 31 (5.32%) Law
6 11 (1.89%) Marketing
7 9 (1.54%) Advertising
8 8 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.03%) Back Office
9 6 (1.03%) Games
9 6 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.51%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 159 (27.27%) Analyst
2 78 (13.38%) Developer
3 76 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 61 (10.46%) Business Analyst
5 54 (9.26%) Architect
6 40 (6.86%) Consultant
7 28 (4.80%) Systems Analyst
8 27 (4.63%) Service Analyst
9 23 (3.95%) Administrator
10 21 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (3.43%) Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (3.26%) Agile Business Analyst
13 18 (3.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
14 14 (2.40%) IT Manager
15 13 (2.23%) Configuration Manager
15 13 (2.23%) Designer
15 13 (2.23%) Software Configuration Manager
15 13 (2.23%) Software Manager
16 12 (2.06%) Business Architect
17 11 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.60%) HTML
2 20 (3.43%) .NET
3 16 (2.74%) CSS
4 12 (2.06%) HTML5
4 12 (2.06%) XML
5 11 (1.89%) Spring
6 10 (1.72%) J2EE
6 10 (1.72%) Middleware
7 9 (1.54%) CSS3
7 9 (1.54%) Web Services
8 7 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.20%) jQuery
8 7 (1.20%) RESTful
9 6 (1.03%) REST
10 5 (0.86%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.86%) JSP
10 5 (0.86%) React
10 5 (0.86%) Spring Boot
10 5 (0.86%) Struts
10 5 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.03%) Data Centre
3 32 (5.49%) User Experience
4 20 (3.43%) iPad
5 18 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.09%) iPhone
6 17 (2.92%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.03%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.03%) NHS
9 5 (0.86%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.86%) DataPower
9 5 (0.86%) Replication
9 5 (0.86%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.69%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.15%) Windows
2 42 (7.20%) Unix
3 25 (4.29%) Linux
4 19 (3.26%) Windows 7
4 19 (3.26%) Windows XP
5 18 (3.09%) AIX
6 8 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.03%) Android
8 5 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.51%) zOS
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.34%) VMS
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 117 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (13.21%) Project Management
4 50 (8.58%) ITIL
5 41 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (6.35%) Business Analysis
6 37 (6.35%) PRINCE2
7 35 (6.00%) SDLC
7 35 (6.00%) Service Management
8 34 (5.83%) Data Modelling
8 34 (5.83%) Scrum
9 32 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (5.32%) ITSM
11 30 (5.15%) Change Management
12 27 (4.63%) Waterfall
13 25 (4.29%) Analytics
13 25 (4.29%) Problem Management
14 21 (3.60%) Migration
15 20 (3.43%) Supplier Management
15 20 (3.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.15%) SQL
2 42 (7.20%) Java
3 26 (4.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.26%) C#
5 16 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.23%) Perl
7 8 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.20%) VBA
9 6 (1.03%) COBOL
10 5 (0.86%) Python
11 4 (0.69%) C
11 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.69%) Ruby
11 4 (0.69%) X++
12 3 (0.51%) VB
12 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.34%) C++
13 2 (0.34%) PHP
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (2.92%) Degree
2 9 (1.54%) ISEB
3 6 (1.03%) CISSP
3 6 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.86%) CISA
4 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.69%) CCA
5 4 (0.69%) CCNA
5 4 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.69%) CISM
5 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.51%) APMP
6 3 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.51%) CCNP
6 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.34%) MCAD
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.74%) QA
4 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.34%) COBIT
6 2 (0.34%) FATCA
6 2 (0.34%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) Basel II
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.34%) ACF2
5 2 (0.34%) Firmware
5 2 (0.34%) HDFS
5 2 (0.34%) RACF
5 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (3.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 19 (3.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 13 (2.23%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.86%) SCCM
5 4 (0.69%) SCOM
6 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.51%) vRealize
7 2 (0.34%) Ansible
7 2 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.34%) Nagios
7 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.34%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.34%) Puppet
7 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.34%) zSecure
8 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (8.92%) Oracle
2 51 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.57%) IBM
4 14 (2.40%) VMware
5 13 (2.23%) Cisco
6 12 (2.06%) F5
7 11 (1.89%) NetIQ
8 10 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
9 9 (1.54%) Cognos
10 7 (1.20%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.20%) SAP
11 5 (0.86%) EMC
11 5 (0.86%) Splunk
12 4 (0.69%) Ariba
12 4 (0.69%) CA
12 4 (0.69%) Dell
12 4 (0.69%) Kony
12 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.51%) New Relic
13 3 (0.51%) Twitter
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Elevate Direct
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
People Source Consulting
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago