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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 448 653 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.88% 20.53% 18.00%
As % of the General category 55.93% 69.62% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 474 309
Median daily rate £414 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.30 £21.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.67% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.41 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.24 £47.55 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.18%
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
801 938 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.39% 29.49% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 658 495
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.04 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -2 305 £425 +13.33% 82
South Yorkshire +3 103 £384 +2.33% 18
North Yorkshire -1 26 £375 -11.76% 11
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 222 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 208 (19.94%) Banking
3 168 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (14.19%) SQL
5 142 (13.61%) Project Management
6 141 (13.52%) Windows
7 118 (11.31%) Oracle
8 107 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
9 106 (10.16%) Unix
10 100 (9.59%) SQL Server
11 99 (9.49%) Microsoft
12 85 (8.15%) Retail
13 79 (7.57%) Business Analysis
14 75 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
15 72 (6.90%) ITIL
16 68 (6.52%) Data Modelling
17 63 (6.04%) C#
17 63 (6.04%) Java
18 62 (5.94%) PRINCE2
19 61 (5.85%) MS Excel
19 61 (5.85%) Active Directory
20 60 (5.75%) Data Centre
21 59 (5.66%) MS Office
22 56 (5.37%) Service Management
23 55 (5.27%) SAS
24 53 (5.08%) Change Management
25 52 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
26 51 (4.89%) .NET
26 51 (4.89%) Linux
27 50 (4.79%) JavaScript

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 55 (5.27%) SAS
2 40 (3.84%) WebSphere
3 25 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (1.92%) IIS
6 19 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 18 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 12 (1.15%) Apache
9 12 (1.15%) WebSphere Portal
10 11 (1.05%) MS Exchange
11 10 (0.96%) FileNet
12 9 (0.86%) Confluence
13 8 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.58%) CICS
16 5 (0.48%) CMS
16 5 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (0.48%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 61 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 59 (5.66%) MS Office
3 29 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (2.68%) MS Project
5 24 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.19%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.19%) SPSS
9 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 22 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.29%) Maximo
9 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.19%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.096%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.096%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.096%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.73%) PaaS
3 15 (1.44%) SaaS
4 13 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.86%) IaaS
6 6 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.38%) GitHub
8 3 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.19%) Office 365
10 1 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.096%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.096%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.07%) Firewall
2 26 (2.49%) Internet
3 18 (1.73%) LDAP
4 13 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (1.15%) HTTP
6 11 (1.05%) SSL
6 11 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.86%) LAN
7 9 (0.86%) WAN
8 8 (0.77%) Network Security
8 8 (0.77%) SAN
9 7 (0.67%) DNS
10 6 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.58%) DMZ
10 6 (0.58%) Multicast
10 6 (0.58%) NAS
10 6 (0.58%) VPN
11 5 (0.48%) FCoE
11 5 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (2.49%) Hadoop
7 21 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.92%) DB2
8 20 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 18 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (1.73%) HBase
9 18 (1.73%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.63%) Apache Hive
11 16 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (1.25%) Big Data
14 13 (1.25%) Pentaho
14 13 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 25 (2.40%) JIRA
2 14 (1.34%) ERwin
2 14 (1.34%) Subversion
3 13 (1.25%) Selenium
4 11 (1.05%) ClearCase
5 10 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.96%) SoapUI
6 9 (0.86%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.58%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.48%) ClearQuest
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.48%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.29%) TestNG
10 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.19%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 208 (19.94%) Banking
2 85 (8.15%) Retail
3 47 (4.51%) Law
4 43 (4.12%) Legal
5 42 (4.03%) Retail Banking
6 22 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.01%) Marketing
8 20 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.15%) Back Office
10 8 (0.77%) Advertising
10 8 (0.77%) Electronics
11 7 (0.67%) Billing
11 7 (0.67%) Games
12 5 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.29%) Publishing
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) French Language
15 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 286 (27.42%) Analyst
2 149 (14.29%) Developer
3 119 (11.41%) Project Manager
4 113 (10.83%) Business Analyst
5 91 (8.72%) Architect
6 60 (5.75%) Consultant
7 42 (4.03%) Administrator
8 39 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
9 33 (3.16%) SQL Developer
10 32 (3.07%) Service Analyst
11 27 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
12 26 (2.49%) Financial Analyst
12 26 (2.49%) Software Manager
12 26 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
13 25 (2.40%) PMO Analyst
14 24 (2.30%) Configuration Manager
14 24 (2.30%) Software Configuration Manager
15 23 (2.21%) .NET Developer
15 23 (2.21%) Infrastructure Manager
16 22 (2.11%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.89%) .NET
2 40 (3.84%) HTML
2 40 (3.84%) jQuery
3 37 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 36 (3.45%) Middleware
5 27 (2.59%) XML
6 26 (2.49%) Unity DI Container
7 24 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (2.21%) CSS
8 23 (2.21%) Entity Framework
8 23 (2.21%) Razor View Engine
9 22 (2.11%) HTML5
10 21 (2.01%) J2EE
11 19 (1.82%) .NET Framework
12 18 (1.73%) Web Services
13 17 (1.63%) CSS3
14 16 (1.53%) IBM Integration Bus
14 16 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (1.34%) Spring
16 13 (1.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 36 (3.45%) User Experience
4 34 (3.26%) Visualisation
5 27 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (2.59%) Mainframe
6 26 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 21 (2.01%) iPad
8 21 (2.01%) iPhone
9 20 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 17 (1.63%) Credit Risk
11 15 (1.44%) Data Integration
12 13 (1.25%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.15%) iSeries
14 11 (1.05%) DataPower
15 10 (0.96%) NHS
16 9 (0.86%) Replication
16 9 (0.86%) Statistics
17 8 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 141 (13.52%) Windows
2 106 (10.16%) Unix
3 51 (4.89%) Linux
4 43 (4.12%) AIX
5 27 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 23 (2.21%) Windows XP
8 16 (1.53%) zOS
9 15 (1.44%) Solaris
10 11 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.77%) Android
12 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.67%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.48%) SUSE
14 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.29%) OpenVMS
16 2 (0.19%) VMS
17 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 168 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (13.61%) Project Management
4 79 (7.57%) Business Analysis
5 75 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
6 72 (6.90%) ITIL
7 68 (6.52%) Data Modelling
8 62 (5.94%) PRINCE2
9 56 (5.37%) Service Management
10 53 (5.08%) Change Management
11 50 (4.79%) Migration
12 48 (4.60%) Data Analysis
13 46 (4.41%) MVC
14 44 (4.22%) SDLC
15 42 (4.03%) Data Management
16 41 (3.93%) CRM
16 41 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
17 39 (3.74%) ITSM
18 37 (3.55%) Waterfall
19 36 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (14.19%) SQL
2 63 (6.04%) C#
2 63 (6.04%) Java
3 50 (4.79%) JavaScript
4 42 (4.03%) Perl
4 42 (4.03%) Shell Script
5 38 (3.64%) VBA
6 34 (3.26%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.15%) C
9 9 (0.86%) Jython
9 9 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.77%) PHP
10 8 (0.77%) Python
11 6 (0.58%) C++
12 5 (0.48%) COBOL
13 4 (0.38%) Ruby
13 4 (0.38%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.38%) X++
14 3 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (3.84%) Degree
2 20 (1.92%) ISEB
3 18 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.05%) CISSP
6 10 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.86%) CISM
7 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.77%) CCNP
8 8 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (0.58%) CISA
11 5 (0.48%) PMP
12 4 (0.38%) CCNA
12 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.29%) APMP
13 3 (0.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.16%) Data Quality
2 24 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (1.44%) QA
4 10 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.67%) SLA
6 4 (0.38%) COBIT
6 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.19%) EMIR
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.096%) COREP
8 1 (0.096%) FATCA
8 1 (0.096%) FINREP
System Software
1 61 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.58%) Xen
6 5 (0.48%) KVM
6 5 (0.48%) NFS
6 5 (0.48%) SRDF
6 5 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.29%) ACF2
8 2 (0.19%) RACF
8 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.096%) Docker
9 1 (0.096%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.096%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.096%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 13 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 10 (0.96%) Puppet
3 10 (0.96%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.67%) QRadar
5 7 (0.67%) SCCM
6 5 (0.48%) SCOM
7 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.38%) Nexpose
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.38%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.29%) Ansible
8 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.29%) zSecure
9 2 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.19%) MAINVIEW
9 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.19%) ThinApp
9 2 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 118 (11.31%) Oracle
2 99 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 43 (4.12%) IBM
4 37 (3.55%) VMware
5 34 (3.26%) Cisco
6 30 (2.88%) SAP
7 23 (2.21%) F5
8 17 (1.63%) Informatica
9 15 (1.44%) CA
10 13 (1.25%) EMC
10 13 (1.25%) Tableau
11 10 (0.96%) Intel
11 10 (0.96%) NetIQ
12 9 (0.86%) CheckPoint
12 9 (0.86%) Sybase
13 8 (0.77%) Intel Security
14 7 (0.67%) HP
14 7 (0.67%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.67%) Symantec
15 6 (0.58%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £280 - £35000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day + Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £600.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago