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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 310 513 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.50% 22.56% 18.69%
As % of the General category 55.76% 73.60% 60.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 361 227
Median daily rate £425 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
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
556 697 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.59% 30.65% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 481 343
Median daily rate £400 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.04 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -4 177 £440 +10.00% 54
Halifax 0 56 £395 +10.95% 2
Bradford -7 26 £375 +7.14% 13
Wakefield - 8 £450 -
Pudsey -1 5 £430 -
Huddersfield +4 1 £215 -46.25% 1
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 182 (25.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 146 (20.14%) Banking
3 130 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (14.62%) Windows
5 95 (13.10%) Project Management
6 80 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (10.21%) SQL
8 71 (9.79%) Microsoft
9 70 (9.66%) Oracle
9 70 (9.66%) Retail
10 64 (8.83%) Business Analysis
11 57 (7.86%) ITIL
11 57 (7.86%) Data Centre
12 55 (7.59%) Unix
13 48 (6.62%) Service Management
13 48 (6.62%) SQL Server
14 46 (6.34%) MS Excel
14 46 (6.34%) PRINCE2
14 46 (6.34%) Data Modelling
15 44 (6.07%) Data Analysis
15 44 (6.07%) Law
16 43 (5.93%) MS Office
17 41 (5.66%) Active Directory
17 41 (5.66%) SDLC
18 40 (5.52%) Retail Banking
19 37 (5.10%) Change Management
19 37 (5.10%) ITSM
19 37 (5.10%) AIX
19 37 (5.10%) Legal
20 36 (4.97%) Migration

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 35 (4.83%) SAS
2 23 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.93%) IIS
4 14 (1.93%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.97%) Confluence
5 7 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.69%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.55%) CICS
8 3 (0.41%) CMS
8 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.28%) Apache
9 2 (0.28%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.28%) JBoss
9 2 (0.28%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.93%) MS Office
3 24 (3.31%) MS Project
4 20 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.41%) Maximo
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.28%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.14%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.52%) PaaS
2 11 (1.52%) SaaS
3 10 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.83%) IaaS
5 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.41%) GitHub
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.28%) Office 365
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.03%) Firewall
2 12 (1.66%) Internet
3 7 (0.97%) DNS
4 6 (0.83%) DMZ
4 6 (0.83%) FTP
4 6 (0.83%) LDAP
5 5 (0.69%) Intranet
5 5 (0.69%) SSL
5 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.41%) ATM
6 3 (0.41%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.41%) Extranet
6 3 (0.41%) HTTP
6 3 (0.41%) LAN
6 3 (0.41%) Network Security
6 3 (0.41%) TACACS
6 3 (0.41%) WAN
7 2 (0.28%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.93%) DB2
5 13 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.66%) IBM InfoSphere
7 10 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 10 (1.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 9 (1.24%) Star Schema
9 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.97%) MySQL
10 7 (0.97%) OLAP
10 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.83%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.69%) Base SAS
12 5 (0.69%) Big Data
12 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (2.07%) JIRA
2 11 (1.52%) ClearCase
2 11 (1.52%) Subversion
3 10 (1.38%) Selenium
4 9 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.10%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.69%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.55%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.55%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.28%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.28%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.28%) Testopia
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 146 (20.14%) Banking
2 70 (9.66%) Retail
3 44 (6.07%) Law
4 40 (5.52%) Retail Banking
5 37 (5.10%) Legal
6 15 (2.07%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.24%) Marketing
9 7 (0.97%) Advertising
9 7 (0.97%) Games
10 5 (0.69%) Billing
11 4 (0.55%) Back Office
11 4 (0.55%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.41%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 219 (30.21%) Analyst
2 92 (12.69%) Project Manager
3 86 (11.86%) Developer
4 85 (11.72%) Business Analyst
5 55 (7.59%) Architect
6 39 (5.38%) Consultant
7 31 (4.28%) Service Analyst
8 30 (4.14%) Administrator
9 26 (3.59%) Software Manager
10 24 (3.31%) Configuration Manager
10 24 (3.31%) Software Configuration Manager
10 24 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
11 23 (3.17%) Financial Analyst
12 22 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.90%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
14 19 (2.62%) Data Analyst
15 18 (2.48%) PMO Analyst
16 17 (2.34%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.72%) HTML
2 25 (3.45%) .NET
3 20 (2.76%) HTML5
4 18 (2.48%) CSS
5 17 (2.34%) XML
6 15 (2.07%) CSS3
7 13 (1.79%) Middleware
7 13 (1.79%) Web Services
8 11 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.24%) React
9 9 (1.24%) Spring
10 8 (1.10%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.10%) J2EE
10 8 (1.10%) WCF
11 7 (0.97%) jQuery
12 5 (0.69%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (0.69%) ODBC
12 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (0.55%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.86%) Data Centre
3 33 (4.55%) User Experience
4 23 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 22 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 21 (2.90%) iPad
6 21 (2.90%) iPhone
7 18 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.07%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.24%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.24%) NHS
11 8 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.83%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.83%) Replication
14 5 (0.69%) DataPower
14 5 (0.69%) PlayStation
15 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.62%) Windows
2 55 (7.59%) Unix
3 37 (5.10%) AIX
4 27 (3.72%) Linux
5 23 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 23 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 19 (2.62%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.52%) zOS
8 9 (1.24%) Android
9 8 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.83%) Solaris
12 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.28%) VMS
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (25.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 130 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (13.10%) Project Management
4 64 (8.83%) Business Analysis
5 57 (7.86%) ITIL
6 48 (6.62%) Service Management
7 46 (6.34%) Data Modelling
7 46 (6.34%) PRINCE2
8 44 (6.07%) Data Analysis
9 41 (5.66%) SDLC
10 37 (5.10%) Change Management
10 37 (5.10%) ITSM
11 36 (4.97%) Migration
12 35 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (4.83%) Problem Management
13 33 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
13 33 (4.55%) Waterfall
14 32 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
15 31 (4.28%) Configuration Management
15 31 (4.28%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 74 (10.21%) SQL
2 35 (4.83%) Java
3 31 (4.28%) JavaScript
4 27 (3.72%) Shell Script
5 26 (3.59%) Perl
6 23 (3.17%) C#
7 16 (2.21%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.38%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.38%) VBA
9 7 (0.97%) C
10 6 (0.83%) Python
11 5 (0.69%) C++
11 5 (0.69%) COBOL
11 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.55%) PHP
12 4 (0.55%) Ruby
12 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.55%) X++
13 3 (0.41%) VB
13 3 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (4.41%) Degree
2 14 (1.93%) ISEB
3 9 (1.24%) CISSP
3 9 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.97%) CISM
6 6 (0.83%) CISA
7 5 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.41%) APMP
9 3 (0.41%) CCA
9 3 (0.41%) CCNA
9 3 (0.41%) CCNP
9 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) MBA
10 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 25 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (1.79%) QA
4 4 (0.55%) COBIT
5 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.28%) SLA
7 1 (0.14%) COREP
7 1 (0.14%) FINREP
System Software
1 41 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.69%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.41%) ACF2
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.28%) RACF
6 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) Docker
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (2.21%) Oracle Identity Management
2 12 (1.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 11 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.69%) SCCM
4 5 (0.69%) SCOM
5 4 (0.55%) Puppet
6 3 (0.41%) Ansible
6 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.41%) zSecure
7 2 (0.28%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.28%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.28%) vRealize
8 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.14%) Mesos
8 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 70 (9.66%) Oracle
3 27 (3.72%) VMware
4 26 (3.59%) IBM
5 19 (2.62%) SAP
6 13 (1.79%) F5
7 12 (1.66%) Cisco
8 11 (1.52%) NetIQ
9 8 (1.10%) EMC
10 5 (0.69%) Cognos
10 5 (0.69%) Sony
10 5 (0.69%) Virgin Media
11 4 (0.55%) Dell
11 4 (0.55%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.55%) Sybase
12 3 (0.41%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (0.41%) Kony
12 3 (0.41%) Splunk
12 3 (0.41%) Twitter
12 3 (0.41%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £60,000 - 75,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-track caree
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £600.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago