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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 594 622 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.56% 21.29% 19.61%
As % of the General category 61.11% 66.45% 59.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 428 366
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.80 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -14.11%
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
972 936 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.64% 32.03% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 607 566
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.54 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £40.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 0 425 £400 +6.66% 100
South Yorkshire +1 141 £469 +17.18% 25
North Yorkshire -3 19 £413 +3.12% 15
East Yorkshire -1 2 £400 - 9
Humberside 0 1 - -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 242 (19.80%) Banking
2 235 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 209 (17.10%) Project Management
4 189 (15.47%) SQL
5 170 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
7 141 (11.54%) Windows
8 130 (10.64%) Unix
9 125 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
10 119 (9.74%) Oracle
11 108 (8.84%) SAS
12 106 (8.67%) Microsoft
13 105 (8.59%) Linux
14 102 (8.35%) Business Analysis
15 94 (7.69%) ITIL
15 94 (7.69%) Migration
16 89 (7.28%) Change Management
17 78 (6.38%) Data Modelling
18 76 (6.22%) PRINCE2
19 75 (6.14%) MS Excel
20 74 (6.06%) SQL Server
21 67 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
21 67 (5.48%) Retail
22 65 (5.32%) Data Centre
23 64 (5.24%) Degree
24 60 (4.91%) Data Management
25 59 (4.83%) MS Office
26 58 (4.75%) SAP
27 57 (4.66%) .NET
28 56 (4.58%) Programme 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
1 108 (8.84%) SAS
2 37 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.80%) IIS
4 17 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.57%) CMS
6 7 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.49%) Confluence
7 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Portal
7 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 5 (0.41%) Apache
8 5 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.33%) JBoss
9 4 (0.33%) Node.js
9 4 (0.33%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 75 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 59 (4.83%) MS Office
3 38 (3.11%) MS Project
4 37 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 30 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.082%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 18 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.33%) SAP HCM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.25%) Maximo
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.82%) SaaS
2 8 (0.65%) PaaS
3 7 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.49%) IaaS
4 6 (0.49%) Office 365
5 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.082%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.082%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.082%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.96%) Firewall
2 22 (1.80%) SAN
3 15 (1.23%) Internet
3 15 (1.23%) NAS
4 13 (1.06%) Network Security
4 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.06%) WAN
5 12 (0.98%) VPN
6 10 (0.82%) LAN
7 9 (0.74%) BGP
7 9 (0.74%) DNS
7 9 (0.74%) OSPF
8 8 (0.65%) DMZ
8 8 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (0.65%) IPv6
8 8 (0.65%) MPLS
9 6 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (0.49%) HTTP
9 6 (0.49%) Intranet
10 5 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (3.52%) Hadoop
4 38 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
5 35 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 34 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (2.70%) Apache Hive
8 31 (2.54%) Base SAS
9 29 (2.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 28 (2.29%) HBase
10 28 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (2.05%) Pentaho
12 20 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (1.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 17 (1.39%) Big Data
14 17 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 16 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (2.62%) ERwin
2 24 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (1.64%) Selenium
4 15 (1.23%) JIRA
5 12 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.98%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.82%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.74%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.57%) HP UFT
8 7 (0.57%) Maven
9 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.41%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.41%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.33%) Subversion
11 4 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.25%) gulp
12 3 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 242 (19.80%) Banking
2 67 (5.48%) Retail
3 42 (3.44%) Legal
4 41 (3.36%) Law
4 41 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 27 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.13%) Retail Banking
7 25 (2.05%) Marketing
8 17 (1.39%) Electronics
8 17 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.74%) Games
11 8 (0.65%) Billing
12 5 (0.41%) Advertising
13 3 (0.25%) Back Office
13 3 (0.25%) French Language
14 2 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.082%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.082%) Military
15 1 (0.082%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 324 (26.51%) Analyst
2 169 (13.83%) Project Manager
3 144 (11.78%) Business Analyst
4 131 (10.72%) Developer
5 109 (8.92%) Architect
6 62 (5.07%) Consultant
7 53 (4.34%) IT Manager
8 51 (4.17%) Administrator
9 48 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
10 35 (2.86%) Programme Manager
10 35 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
11 34 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
12 33 (2.70%) Enterprise Architect
13 30 (2.45%) Data Analyst
14 28 (2.29%) SAS Developer
15 27 (2.21%) IT Project Manager
16 26 (2.13%) SQL Analyst
17 25 (2.05%) Delivery Manager
17 25 (2.05%) PMO Analyst
18 24 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (4.66%) .NET
2 37 (3.03%) Web Services
3 29 (2.37%) Middleware
4 21 (1.72%) XML
5 20 (1.64%) HTML
6 17 (1.39%) jQuery
7 16 (1.31%) CSS
7 16 (1.31%) WCF
8 13 (1.06%) ASP.NET
9 11 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.74%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.49%) Ajax
12 6 (0.49%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.49%) HTML5
12 6 (0.49%) JSON
12 6 (0.49%) React
13 5 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 162 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.32%) Data Centre
3 43 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 37 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 34 (2.78%) NHS
6 25 (2.05%) Data Integration
7 21 (1.72%) Credit Risk
7 21 (1.72%) Mainframe
8 19 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 17 (1.39%) Replication
10 15 (1.23%) User Experience
11 13 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.98%) Computer Science
13 10 (0.82%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.57%) Clustering
14 7 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (0.57%) iSeries
14 7 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 141 (11.54%) Windows
2 130 (10.64%) Unix
3 105 (8.59%) Linux
4 35 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.64%) AIX
7 17 (1.39%) Solaris
8 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.98%) SUSE
11 8 (0.65%) zOS
12 7 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.41%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.16%) Android
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 209 (17.10%) Project Management
3 170 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
5 102 (8.35%) Business Analysis
6 94 (7.69%) ITIL
6 94 (7.69%) Migration
7 89 (7.28%) Change Management
8 78 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 76 (6.22%) PRINCE2
10 60 (4.91%) Data Management
11 56 (4.58%) Analytics
11 56 (4.58%) Programme Management
12 50 (4.09%) Data Analysis
13 48 (3.93%) Open Source
13 48 (3.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 47 (3.85%) TOGAF
15 46 (3.76%) Waterfall
16 43 (3.52%) Data Architecture
17 42 (3.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 189 (15.47%) SQL
2 55 (4.50%) Shell Script
3 50 (4.09%) Java
4 48 (3.93%) JavaScript
5 44 (3.60%) C#
6 26 (2.13%) Python
7 22 (1.80%) PowerShell
8 21 (1.72%) VBA
9 18 (1.47%) C++
10 14 (1.15%) Perl
11 13 (1.06%) T-SQL
12 12 (0.98%) C
13 10 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.57%) Ruby
15 5 (0.41%) VB
16 4 (0.33%) PHP
17 2 (0.16%) COBOL
17 2 (0.16%) Jython
17 2 (0.16%) LINC
17 2 (0.16%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 64 (5.24%) Degree
2 31 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.13%) ISEB
4 19 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (0.82%) CISSP
9 9 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.65%) CISM
11 7 (0.57%) MCSE
11 7 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.49%) MBA
12 6 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.41%) SAS Certification
14 4 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 16 (1.31%) QA
3 9 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.49%) FINREP
4 6 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.33%) FATCA
5 4 (0.33%) SLA
6 3 (0.25%) Basel II
6 3 (0.25%) COBIT
6 3 (0.25%) COREP
6 3 (0.25%) GAAP
6 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.16%) COSO
7 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.16%) EMIR
7 2 (0.16%) MiFID
7 2 (0.16%) WCAG
8 1 (0.082%) BS25999
8 1 (0.082%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.082%) JSP 440
System Software
1 38 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.65%) NFS
3 8 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.25%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.16%) Firmware
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.082%) Docker
8 1 (0.082%) KVM
8 1 (0.082%) SRDF
8 1 (0.082%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.082%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.65%) SCCM
3 6 (0.49%) Control-M
3 6 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (0.49%) Puppet
4 5 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.41%) TeamSite
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.33%) SCOM
6 3 (0.25%) Ansible
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.25%) vMotion
7 2 (0.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (0.16%) logstash
7 2 (0.16%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.16%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.082%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 119 (9.74%) Oracle
2 106 (8.67%) Microsoft
3 58 (4.75%) SAP
4 42 (3.44%) VMware
5 35 (2.86%) IBM
5 35 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 30 (2.45%) CA
7 29 (2.37%) Informatica
8 25 (2.05%) Tableau
9 23 (1.88%) Cisco
9 23 (1.88%) HP
10 19 (1.55%) Citrix
11 16 (1.31%) F5
12 13 (1.06%) EMC
13 12 (0.98%) Veritas
14 11 (0.90%) Trillium
15 9 (0.74%) Siebel
16 8 (0.65%) Cognos
16 8 (0.65%) NetApp
16 8 (0.65%) TIBCO
Yorkshire
EMBS Ltd
Rate: Up to £500pd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knottingley, West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Annapurna HR
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago