The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Wolverhampton 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.52% 8.51% 18.18%
As % of the General category 37.50% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£425 £396 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +47.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.39% 12.77% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £373 £396 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +58.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £396 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Finance
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Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Basel III
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) OLAP
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) MI Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle