The 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing Finance 12 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 10.43% 14.73% 24.59%
As % of the General category 60.00% 67.86% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £427
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 £17.00 £16.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -14.90%
Finance
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the York region.

General Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 17.39% 21.71% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 10
Average daily rate £400 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £6.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +294.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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 4 March 2015, 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 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (11.11%) Logistics
8 4 (11.11%) Banking
9 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
9 3 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) SOA
9 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
9 3 (8.33%) User Experience
10 2 (5.56%) Coaching
10 2 (5.56%) User Stories
10 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
10 2 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
10 2 (5.56%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Aligne
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
2 18 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Creative Web Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Flash
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (11.11%) Logistics
9 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
9 3 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) SOA
9 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) SunGard
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft