The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 565 608 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.64% 20.62% 20.94%
As % of the General category 59.66% 66.81% 61.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 466 355
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.60 £32.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.51% +38.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +15.15%
Finance
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
947 910 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.92% 30.87% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 644 546
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +68.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.16 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £152.00 £25.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
West Yorkshire -1 409 £394 +5.00% 82
South Yorkshire +2 91 £425 +13.33% 17
North Yorkshire +3 35 £410 +1.23% 4
East Yorkshire 0 5 £400 +20.30% 3
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 250 (21.57%) Banking
2 240 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 185 (15.96%) Project Management
4 174 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (14.41%) SQL
6 157 (13.55%) Windows
7 145 (12.51%) Oracle
8 136 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
9 128 (11.04%) Unix
10 125 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
11 103 (8.89%) Microsoft
12 92 (7.94%) SQL Server
13 90 (7.77%) SAS
14 89 (7.68%) Business Analysis
15 82 (7.08%) Retail
16 81 (6.99%) Data Modelling
17 73 (6.30%) Linux
17 73 (6.30%) MS Excel
18 70 (6.04%) ITIL
18 70 (6.04%) PRINCE2
18 70 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
18 70 (6.04%) Data Centre
19 65 (5.61%) Migration
20 64 (5.52%) Java
21 59 (5.09%) Change Management
22 57 (4.92%) Active Directory
23 55 (4.75%) Shell Script
23 55 (4.75%) Law
24 54 (4.66%) Degree
25 53 (4.57%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in 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 90 (7.77%) SAS
2 35 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.85%) WebSphere
4 28 (2.42%) IIS
5 14 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.21%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (0.86%) Apache
8 8 (0.69%) CMS
8 8 (0.69%) FileNet
8 8 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
8 8 (0.69%) WebSphere Portal
9 7 (0.60%) Confluence
9 7 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.43%) CICS
11 5 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 73 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.49%) MS Office
3 29 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 29 (2.50%) MS Project
4 28 (2.42%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
6 2 (0.17%) UserZoom
7 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.26%) Maximo
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.17%) Summit
10 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.086%) Sage X3
11 1 (0.086%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.95%) PaaS
3 11 (0.95%) SaaS
4 7 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.43%) IaaS
6 4 (0.35%) GitHub
7 3 (0.26%) Office 365
8 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.086%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.086%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.02%) Firewall
2 28 (2.42%) Internet
3 16 (1.38%) LDAP
3 16 (1.38%) WAN
4 14 (1.21%) HTTP
4 14 (1.21%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.12%) LAN
5 13 (1.12%) SAN
5 13 (1.12%) VPN
6 12 (1.04%) Network Security
7 11 (0.95%) MPLS
8 10 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (0.86%) DMZ
9 8 (0.69%) BGP
9 8 (0.69%) Intranet
9 8 (0.69%) SSL
10 7 (0.60%) DNS
10 7 (0.60%) IPv6
10 7 (0.60%) NAS
10 7 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (3.62%) Hadoop
4 40 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
6 31 (2.67%) HBase
6 31 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 30 (2.59%) Apache Hive
8 28 (2.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 28 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (2.07%) Pentaho
11 20 (1.73%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.64%) Relational Database
13 17 (1.47%) DB2
13 17 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.38%) Big Data
14 16 (1.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 15 (1.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 27 (2.33%) ERwin
2 21 (1.81%) JIRA
3 18 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.04%) Selenium
5 11 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.95%) Subversion
6 8 (0.69%) ClearCase
6 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.60%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.43%) Maven
10 4 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.35%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.35%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.26%) ClearQuest
11 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 250 (21.57%) Banking
2 82 (7.08%) Retail
3 55 (4.75%) Law
4 48 (4.14%) Legal
5 41 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 39 (3.36%) Retail Banking
7 27 (2.33%) Marketing
8 24 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.38%) Electronics
11 13 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.78%) Billing
13 7 (0.60%) Advertising
13 7 (0.60%) Back Office
14 5 (0.43%) Games
15 4 (0.35%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.17%) French Language
17 1 (0.086%) Local Government
17 1 (0.086%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.086%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 296 (25.54%) Analyst
2 153 (13.20%) Project Manager
3 146 (12.60%) Developer
4 134 (11.56%) Business Analyst
5 123 (10.61%) Architect
6 59 (5.09%) Solutions Architect
7 57 (4.92%) Consultant
8 35 (3.02%) Enterprise Architect
9 33 (2.85%) Administrator
10 32 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
10 32 (2.76%) SQL Developer
11 31 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
12 30 (2.59%) IT Manager
13 28 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
14 27 (2.33%) Service Analyst
15 25 (2.16%) PMO Analyst
16 24 (2.07%) Data Analyst
16 24 (2.07%) Senior Manager
17 23 (1.98%) IT Project Manager
18 22 (1.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.97%) .NET
2 35 (3.02%) Middleware
3 33 (2.85%) HTML
4 27 (2.33%) jQuery
5 26 (2.24%) Web Services
5 26 (2.24%) XML
6 22 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (1.55%) CSS
8 17 (1.47%) J2EE
9 15 (1.29%) HTML5
10 14 (1.21%) Unity DI Container
11 13 (1.12%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.12%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.04%) ASP.NET
12 12 (1.04%) CSS3
12 12 (1.04%) Entity Framework
13 11 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (0.95%) IBM Integration Bus
13 11 (0.95%) Razor View Engine
14 10 (0.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.04%) Data Centre
3 39 (3.36%) Visualisation
4 34 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.16%) User Experience
6 24 (2.07%) Credit Risk
6 24 (2.07%) Data Structures
7 22 (1.90%) Data Integration
8 21 (1.81%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.47%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 14 (1.21%) Blackberry
11 14 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (1.21%) Replication
12 12 (1.04%) iPad
12 12 (1.04%) iPhone
12 12 (1.04%) NHS
13 9 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (0.78%) Statistics
14 8 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 157 (13.55%) Windows
2 128 (11.04%) Unix
3 73 (6.30%) Linux
4 44 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.02%) AIX
6 20 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.29%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.21%) Solaris
8 14 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.04%) zOS
10 11 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.52%) Android
11 6 (0.52%) OpenVMS
11 6 (0.52%) SUSE
12 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.086%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 185 (15.96%) Project Management
3 174 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (7.68%) Business Analysis
6 81 (6.99%) Data Modelling
7 70 (6.04%) ITIL
7 70 (6.04%) PRINCE2
8 65 (5.61%) Migration
9 59 (5.09%) Change Management
10 53 (4.57%) Service Management
11 49 (4.23%) Data Analysis
11 49 (4.23%) TOGAF
12 47 (4.06%) SOA
13 46 (3.97%) Analytics
13 46 (3.97%) Data Management
14 44 (3.80%) CRM
14 44 (3.80%) Data Architecture
14 44 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 43 (3.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (14.41%) SQL
2 64 (5.52%) Java
3 55 (4.75%) Shell Script
4 51 (4.40%) JavaScript
5 50 (4.31%) C#
6 36 (3.11%) Perl
6 36 (3.11%) VBA
7 28 (2.42%) PowerShell
8 24 (2.07%) T-SQL
9 16 (1.38%) Python
10 13 (1.12%) C++
11 9 (0.78%) C
11 9 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.69%) Jython
12 8 (0.69%) PHP
13 7 (0.60%) Ruby
14 6 (0.52%) COBOL
15 3 (0.26%) R
15 3 (0.26%) VB
16 2 (0.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 54 (4.66%) Degree
2 28 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.98%) ISEB
4 16 (1.38%) CISSP
5 14 (1.21%) CISM
5 14 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.60%) MBA
9 7 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.52%) CISA
10 6 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 5 (0.43%) CCA
11 5 (0.43%) CCNP
11 5 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.35%) APMP
12 4 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 17 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.04%) QA
4 9 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.60%) COBIT
6 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.35%) FATCA
7 4 (0.35%) FINREP
8 3 (0.26%) SLA
9 2 (0.17%) COREP
9 2 (0.17%) COSO
9 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.17%) EMIR
9 2 (0.17%) MiFID
9 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.17%) WCAG
10 1 (0.086%) Basel II
10 1 (0.086%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.086%) JSP 440
System Software
1 57 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.52%) NFS
5 6 (0.52%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.52%) Xen
6 5 (0.43%) KVM
6 5 (0.43%) SRDF
6 5 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.26%) ACF2
8 2 (0.17%) Docker
8 2 (0.17%) Firmware
8 2 (0.17%) RACF
8 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.086%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.086%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 14 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 10 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.69%) Puppet
5 7 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.43%) Ansible
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.35%) QRadar
7 4 (0.35%) RSA Archer
7 4 (0.35%) SCCM
7 4 (0.35%) SCOM
7 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.26%) Control-M
8 3 (0.26%) Nexpose
8 3 (0.26%) zSecure
9 2 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.17%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.17%) logstash
9 2 (0.17%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 145 (12.51%) Oracle
2 103 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 44 (3.80%) SAP
4 41 (3.54%) VMware
5 38 (3.28%) IBM
6 37 (3.19%) Cisco
7 29 (2.50%) CA
7 29 (2.50%) Informatica
8 25 (2.16%) F5
9 24 (2.07%) Tableau
10 12 (1.04%) EMC
11 11 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.78%) Sybase
13 8 (0.69%) Citrix
13 8 (0.69%) Intel
14 7 (0.60%) HP
14 7 (0.60%) Intel Security
14 7 (0.60%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.52%) CheckPoint
15 6 (0.52%) Symantec
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