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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / Yorkshire
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 356 627 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.45% 22.00% 21.16%
As % of the General category 54.77% 65.38% 64.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 420 376
Median daily rate £425 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +1.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.50 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.32% +267.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £21.90 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £49.50 £17.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +60.60%

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
650 959 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.04% 33.65% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 631 569
Median daily rate £416 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -48.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £50.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 0 247 £425 +13.33% 97
South Yorkshire -1 91 £395 -7.05% 22
North Yorkshire -2 13 £450 +28.57% 17
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 165 (20.68%) Banking
2 157 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 141 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (12.66%) SQL
5 100 (12.53%) Project Management
6 81 (10.15%) Windows
6 81 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (9.65%) Retail
8 70 (8.77%) Microsoft
9 64 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
10 62 (7.77%) Unix
10 62 (7.77%) ITIL
10 62 (7.77%) SQL Server
11 53 (6.64%) Java
12 51 (6.39%) Linux
13 48 (6.02%) Oracle
14 46 (5.76%) Legal
14 46 (5.76%) Business Analysis
15 44 (5.51%) MS Office
16 41 (5.14%) MS Excel
16 41 (5.14%) Data Centre
17 40 (5.01%) Active Directory
18 38 (4.76%) Scrum
19 36 (4.51%) Cisco
19 36 (4.51%) Data Modelling
19 36 (4.51%) C#
19 36 (4.51%) User Experience
20 34 (4.26%) .NET
20 34 (4.26%) PRINCE2
20 34 (4.26%) Migration

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 27 (3.38%) WebSphere
2 25 (3.13%) SAS
3 23 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.00%) Confluence
8 7 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (0.75%) Mule
9 6 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (0.63%) CMS
11 4 (0.50%) Apache
11 4 (0.50%) CICS
11 4 (0.50%) FileNet
11 4 (0.50%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (5.51%) MS Office
2 41 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (3.01%) MS Project
5 17 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.25%) BASE24
7 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.25%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.13%) PaaS
4 8 (1.00%) SaaS
5 6 (0.75%) GitHub
5 6 (0.75%) IaaS
6 5 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.38%) Office 365
8 1 (0.13%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.88%) Firewall
2 17 (2.13%) Internet
3 16 (2.01%) SSL
4 15 (1.88%) DNS
4 15 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (1.13%) Network Security
7 8 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (1.00%) FTP
8 7 (0.88%) HTTP
8 7 (0.88%) LDAP
9 6 (0.75%) LAN
9 6 (0.75%) WAN
9 6 (0.75%) Wireless
10 5 (0.63%) BIG-IP
10 5 (0.63%) DHCP
10 5 (0.63%) Extranet
10 5 (0.63%) SAN
10 5 (0.63%) VPN
11 4 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.01%) Hadoop
3 16 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.88%) Big Data
5 12 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.13%) DB2
7 9 (1.13%) MySQL
7 9 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (0.88%) HBase
9 7 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 6 (0.75%) OLAP
11 5 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (2.13%) JIRA
2 15 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.13%) Subversion
5 8 (1.00%) Selenium
6 7 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.75%) Rational Application Developer
8 5 (0.63%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.63%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.50%) Xcode
10 3 (0.38%) JUnit
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.25%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.25%) Gradle
11 2 (0.25%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.25%) Mockito
11 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.25%) TestNG
General
1 165 (20.68%) Banking
2 77 (9.65%) Retail
3 46 (5.76%) Legal
4 32 (4.01%) Retail Banking
5 28 (3.51%) Marketing
6 22 (2.76%) Law
7 20 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.75%) Advertising
10 12 (1.50%) Electronics
11 10 (1.25%) Back Office
12 9 (1.13%) Games
13 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.63%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.25%) Billing
15 2 (0.25%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.25%) Military
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 203 (25.44%) Analyst
2 110 (13.78%) Developer
3 91 (11.40%) Project Manager
4 76 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 68 (8.52%) Consultant
6 60 (7.52%) Architect
7 35 (4.39%) Administrator
8 28 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (3.38%) Systems Analyst
10 26 (3.26%) Service Analyst
11 23 (2.88%) IT Manager
12 19 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (2.26%) Finance Manager
13 18 (2.26%) Service Desk Analyst
14 17 (2.13%) Agile Business Analyst
14 17 (2.13%) DBA
14 17 (2.13%) SQL Developer
15 16 (2.01%) Designer
15 16 (2.01%) Financial Analyst
15 16 (2.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.26%) .NET
2 26 (3.26%) jQuery
3 24 (3.01%) HTML
4 20 (2.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (2.26%) Entity Framework
5 18 (2.26%) Middleware
6 17 (2.13%) CSS
7 16 (2.01%) XML
8 15 (1.88%) Razor View Engine
8 15 (1.88%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (1.75%) Web Services
10 13 (1.63%) .NET Framework
10 13 (1.63%) J2EE
10 13 (1.63%) Spring
11 11 (1.38%) HTML5
12 10 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (1.13%) CSS3
14 8 (1.00%) IBM Integration Bus
14 8 (1.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.14%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.51%) User Experience
4 24 (3.01%) Mainframe
5 18 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.26%) iPad
5 18 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (2.01%) iPhone
7 14 (1.75%) iSeries
8 12 (1.50%) Replication
9 11 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.38%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.25%) Credit Risk
10 10 (1.25%) DataPower
10 10 (1.25%) NHS
11 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.75%) Statistics
12 5 (0.63%) Informatics
13 4 (0.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.15%) Windows
2 62 (7.77%) Unix
3 51 (6.39%) Linux
4 21 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 18 (2.26%) Windows XP
6 16 (2.01%) AIX
7 15 (1.88%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.38%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.25%) Android
10 9 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.88%) Solaris
11 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.75%) SUSE
13 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.63%) zOS
14 4 (0.50%) VMS
15 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 141 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (12.53%) Project Management
4 64 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (7.77%) ITIL
6 46 (5.76%) Business Analysis
7 38 (4.76%) Scrum
8 36 (4.51%) Data Modelling
9 34 (4.26%) Migration
9 34 (4.26%) PRINCE2
10 33 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (4.01%) Change Management
11 32 (4.01%) Service Delivery
12 30 (3.76%) Analytics
13 29 (3.63%) MVC
13 29 (3.63%) Waterfall
14 28 (3.51%) DevOps
14 28 (3.51%) ERP
14 28 (3.51%) SDLC
14 28 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (12.66%) SQL
2 53 (6.64%) Java
3 36 (4.51%) C#
4 32 (4.01%) JavaScript
5 21 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 19 (2.38%) VBA
7 17 (2.13%) Perl
8 15 (1.88%) Python
9 8 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.75%) Apple Swift
11 6 (0.75%) C
12 5 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.50%) COBOL
13 4 (0.50%) Ruby
13 4 (0.50%) VB
13 4 (0.50%) X++
14 2 (0.25%) C++
14 2 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (2.63%) Degree
2 12 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (1.25%) ISEB
4 8 (1.00%) CCNP
5 7 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.88%) CISSP
5 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.75%) CCIE
6 6 (0.75%) CISM
7 5 (0.63%) CISA
7 5 (0.63%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.38%) CCA
9 3 (0.38%) CCNA
9 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.38%) SAS Certification
9 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.13%) QA
2 18 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.01%) SLA
4 13 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.38%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.25%) FATCA
7 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) Basel II
8 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (5.01%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.50%) ACF2
3 4 (0.50%) Docker
3 4 (0.50%) HDFS
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.50%) RACF
4 3 (0.38%) NFS
4 3 (0.38%) SRDF
4 3 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.25%) Firmware
5 2 (0.25%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.25%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.13%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (2.01%) Tivoli
2 15 (1.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 15 (1.88%) Puppet
3 14 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (0.88%) Ansible
4 7 (0.88%) SCCM
5 4 (0.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 4 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.50%) Nagios
5 4 (0.50%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.50%) Nexpose
5 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.50%) SCOM
5 4 (0.50%) zSecure
6 3 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.38%) QRadar
7 2 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.25%) Salt
7 2 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 70 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.02%) Oracle
3 36 (4.51%) Cisco
4 32 (4.01%) VMware
5 26 (3.26%) F5
6 24 (3.01%) IBM
7 20 (2.51%) SAP
8 13 (1.63%) NetIQ
8 13 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
9 10 (1.25%) Splunk
10 9 (1.13%) Avaya
10 9 (1.13%) Cognos
10 9 (1.13%) MuleSoft
11 8 (1.00%) Sourcefire
12 7 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.88%) EMC
12 7 (0.88%) Symantec
13 6 (0.75%) Intel
14 5 (0.63%) Dell
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