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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 401 675 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.30% 22.17% 18.71%
As % of the General category 55.85% 67.03% 61.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 472 355
Median daily rate £401 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £281 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £13.60 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £48.50 £18.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
718 1007 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.19% 33.08% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 694 542
Median daily rate £401 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 16
Median hourly rate £14.74 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.90% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £50.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 0 245 £425 +9.67% 80
South Yorkshire 0 127 £400 -5.88% 14
North Yorkshire -5 19 £425 +13.33% 10
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 177 (20.00%) Banking
2 174 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (14.12%) SQL
5 111 (12.54%) Project Management
6 94 (10.62%) Windows
7 87 (9.83%) Microsoft
8 83 (9.38%) Unix
9 80 (9.04%) Oracle
9 80 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
10 78 (8.81%) SQL Server
11 76 (8.59%) Retail
12 71 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
13 63 (7.12%) Java
14 56 (6.33%) ITIL
15 54 (6.10%) Linux
16 52 (5.88%) C#
17 49 (5.54%) Active Directory
17 49 (5.54%) Business Analysis
18 48 (5.42%) PRINCE2
19 47 (5.31%) Data Modelling
20 46 (5.20%) MS Office
21 45 (5.08%) .NET
22 44 (4.97%) Data Centre
23 43 (4.86%) MS Excel
24 42 (4.75%) MVC
24 42 (4.75%) SDLC
25 41 (4.63%) Scrum
26 40 (4.52%) Legal
27 39 (4.41%) Retail Banking

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 37 (4.18%) WebSphere
2 36 (4.07%) SAS
3 25 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 20 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (1.58%) WebLogic Portal
7 13 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
8 10 (1.13%) FileNet
9 9 (1.02%) IIS
9 9 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.90%) Apache
11 6 (0.68%) Confluence
11 6 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.56%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.45%) CICS
14 3 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.34%) JBoss
14 3 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 46 (5.20%) MS Office
2 43 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 28 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 28 (3.16%) MS Project
4 21 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.23%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.11%) BASE24
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.11%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.36%) PaaS
4 8 (0.90%) SaaS
5 7 (0.79%) IaaS
6 6 (0.68%) GitHub
7 4 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.62%) Firewall
2 23 (2.60%) Internet
3 18 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (1.92%) LDAP
5 15 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.36%) DNS
6 12 (1.36%) SSL
7 9 (1.02%) HTTP
7 9 (1.02%) Network Security
8 8 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (0.90%) FTP
9 7 (0.79%) SAN
9 7 (0.79%) VPN
10 6 (0.68%) LAN
10 6 (0.68%) WAN
11 5 (0.56%) BIG-IP
11 5 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.56%) MPLS
11 5 (0.56%) Wireless
12 4 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 17 (1.92%) Big Data
6 17 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.69%) DB2
9 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.13%) MySQL
11 9 (1.02%) Apache Hive
12 8 (0.90%) HBase
12 8 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 7 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.79%) OLAP
13 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 24 (2.71%) JIRA
2 13 (1.47%) Subversion
3 12 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.24%) Selenium
5 10 (1.13%) ClearCase
5 10 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.02%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.45%) JUnit
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.45%) Rational Application Developer
8 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.45%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.34%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.34%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.34%) Maven
9 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.23%) Mockito
General
1 177 (20.00%) Banking
2 76 (8.59%) Retail
3 40 (4.52%) Legal
4 39 (4.41%) Retail Banking
5 32 (3.62%) Law
6 26 (2.94%) Marketing
7 22 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.58%) Back Office
9 14 (1.58%) Electronics
10 11 (1.24%) Advertising
11 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.79%) Games
13 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.34%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 222 (25.08%) Analyst
2 133 (15.03%) Developer
3 108 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 84 (9.49%) Business Analyst
5 66 (7.46%) Architect
6 61 (6.89%) Consultant
7 37 (4.18%) Administrator
8 33 (3.73%) Systems Analyst
9 30 (3.39%) Service Analyst
10 26 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (2.94%) SQL Developer
11 22 (2.49%) .NET Developer
11 22 (2.49%) IT Manager
12 20 (2.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 20 (2.26%) DBA
12 20 (2.26%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (2.03%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (2.03%) Finance Manager
13 18 (2.03%) IT Project Manager
13 18 (2.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.08%) .NET
2 36 (4.07%) jQuery
3 31 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 29 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 28 (3.16%) Entity Framework
5 28 (3.16%) HTML
6 26 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
6 26 (2.94%) Unity DI Container
7 22 (2.49%) Middleware
8 21 (2.37%) J2EE
9 20 (2.26%) .NET Framework
10 19 (2.15%) XML
11 18 (2.03%) CSS
12 15 (1.69%) IBM Integration Bus
12 15 (1.69%) Web Services
13 14 (1.58%) Spring
14 13 (1.47%) HTML5
15 12 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (1.13%) CSS3
17 8 (0.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.97%) Data Centre
3 38 (4.29%) User Experience
4 27 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
5 22 (2.49%) Mainframe
5 22 (2.49%) Visualisation
6 20 (2.26%) iPad
7 19 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 18 (2.03%) iPhone
8 18 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.58%) iSeries
10 12 (1.36%) DataPower
11 11 (1.24%) Replication
12 9 (1.02%) Statistics
13 8 (0.90%) NHS
14 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.68%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.68%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (10.62%) Windows
2 83 (9.38%) Unix
3 54 (6.10%) Linux
4 24 (2.71%) AIX
4 24 (2.71%) Windows 7
5 19 (2.15%) Windows XP
6 12 (1.36%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.02%) Solaris
8 8 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.68%) Android
10 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.56%) zOS
11 4 (0.45%) SUSE
11 4 (0.45%) VMS
12 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (12.54%) Project Management
4 71 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (6.33%) ITIL
6 49 (5.54%) Business Analysis
7 48 (5.42%) PRINCE2
8 47 (5.31%) Data Modelling
9 42 (4.75%) MVC
9 42 (4.75%) SDLC
10 41 (4.63%) Scrum
11 39 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (4.29%) Change Management
13 37 (4.18%) Service Management
14 35 (3.95%) Migration
15 34 (3.84%) Waterfall
16 32 (3.62%) Analytics
16 32 (3.62%) ITSM
17 29 (3.28%) CRM
18 28 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 125 (14.12%) SQL
2 63 (7.12%) Java
3 52 (5.88%) C#
4 35 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 34 (3.84%) Perl
6 33 (3.73%) JavaScript
7 31 (3.50%) VBA
8 18 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.58%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.36%) Python
11 9 (1.02%) Jython
12 8 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.79%) C
13 7 (0.79%) COBOL
14 5 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.56%) Ruby
15 4 (0.45%) VB
15 4 (0.45%) X++
16 3 (0.34%) PHP
16 3 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (2.26%) Degree
2 15 (1.69%) ISEB
3 13 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (1.36%) CCNP
5 11 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.13%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.79%) CCIE
7 7 (0.79%) CISSP
7 7 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.68%) CISA
8 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.56%) CISM
9 5 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.45%) CCA
10 4 (0.45%) CCNA
10 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.37%) QA
1 21 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 19 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.90%) SLA
4 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.34%) FATCA
6 2 (0.23%) COBIT
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) Basel II
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 49 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.56%) Docker
4 5 (0.56%) NFS
4 5 (0.56%) SRDF
5 3 (0.34%) KVM
5 3 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.34%) Xen
6 2 (0.23%) ACF2
6 2 (0.23%) Firmware
6 2 (0.23%) HDFS
6 2 (0.23%) RACF
6 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.23%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (2.37%) Oracle Identity Management
2 19 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 14 (1.58%) Puppet
3 14 (1.58%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.90%) SCCM
5 7 (0.79%) Ansible
5 7 (0.79%) QRadar
6 5 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.56%) Nexpose
6 5 (0.56%) SCOM
7 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.45%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.34%) Terraform
8 3 (0.34%) vRealize
9 2 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.23%) zSecure
Vendors
1 87 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 80 (9.04%) Oracle
3 38 (4.29%) Cisco
4 34 (3.84%) IBM
5 29 (3.28%) F5
6 28 (3.16%) VMware
7 22 (2.49%) SAP
8 11 (1.24%) NetIQ
8 11 (1.24%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.13%) Cyber-Ark
9 10 (1.13%) EMC
10 9 (1.02%) Cognos
10 9 (1.02%) Intel Security
10 9 (1.02%) MuleSoft
10 9 (1.02%) Sourcefire
10 9 (1.02%) Symantec
11 7 (0.79%) Intel
11 7 (0.79%) NetApp
11 7 (0.79%) Splunk
12 6 (0.68%) CA
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Volt
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Elevate Direct
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
People Source Consulting
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago