The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wilmslow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 50.00% 66.67% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Wilmslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 50.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Cheshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

Finance
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wilmslow 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 3 (75.00%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Report Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft