The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 August 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 York 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 10.96% 8.54% 11.25%
As % of the General category 72.73% 100.00% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
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£381 £418 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% -12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £498 £815
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 £16.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -16.52%
General Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 15.07% 8.54% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate £381 £418 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £498 £773
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Finance
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Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in York

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in York

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in York

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 5 (25.00%) Wyse
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) AppSense
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) CCA
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (25.00%) CCEA
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) VBScript
4 5 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) XenServer
4 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Solvency II Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Struts2
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Struts
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) QMS
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) BPMN
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) CCA
1 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (25.00%) CCEA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (25.00%) XenApp
1 5 (25.00%) XenServer
1 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (25.00%) Wyse
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) AppSense
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
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