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 22 February 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
22 Feb 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 356 604 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.31% 21.15% 21.92%
As % of the General category 54.10% 65.23% 66.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 430 386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £277 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.60 £14.25 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.85 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £15.65 £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +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
658 926 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.14% 32.42% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 637 564
Median daily rate £425 £388 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 15
Median hourly rate £12.44 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.92% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.57 £39.60 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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 22 February 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
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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 0 278 £425 +13.33% 88
South Yorkshire -5 58 £425 -10.52% 22
North Yorkshire -5 9 £438 +9.37% 25
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 160 (20.49%) Banking
2 145 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 105 (13.44%) Project Management
5 97 (12.42%) SQL
6 90 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (9.99%) Windows
8 73 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (9.35%) Retail
9 64 (8.19%) Microsoft
10 62 (7.94%) ITIL
11 59 (7.55%) Unix
12 54 (6.91%) Linux
12 54 (6.91%) Java
13 52 (6.66%) SQL Server
14 48 (6.15%) Legal
15 47 (6.02%) Oracle
16 45 (5.76%) Data Centre
17 43 (5.51%) Business Analysis
17 43 (5.51%) Marketing
18 41 (5.25%) Analytics
19 38 (4.87%) ERP
19 38 (4.87%) Programme Management
20 37 (4.74%) Service Delivery
21 36 (4.61%) MS Office
21 36 (4.61%) User Experience
22 35 (4.48%) JavaScript
22 35 (4.48%) Scrum
22 35 (4.48%) Migration
23 34 (4.35%) MS Excel

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 25 (3.20%) WebSphere
2 24 (3.07%) SAS
3 20 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (1.15%) Confluence
6 8 (1.02%) Mule
7 7 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (0.51%) CMS
9 4 (0.51%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.38%) CICS
10 3 (0.38%) FileNet
10 3 (0.38%) IIS
11 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 36 (4.61%) MS Office
2 34 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.56%) MS Project
5 16 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.26%) BASE24
7 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.90%) GitHub
3 7 (0.90%) PaaS
3 7 (0.90%) SaaS
4 6 (0.77%) IaaS
5 5 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.51%) Office 365
7 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.59%) Firewall
2 18 (2.30%) DNS
3 16 (2.05%) Internet
3 16 (2.05%) SSL
4 13 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (1.41%) Network Security
6 10 (1.28%) FTP
7 8 (1.02%) DHCP
7 8 (1.02%) VPN
8 7 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (0.90%) HTTP
8 7 (0.90%) LAN
8 7 (0.90%) WAN
9 6 (0.77%) SAN
10 5 (0.64%) Extranet
10 5 (0.64%) LDAP
10 5 (0.64%) Wireless
11 4 (0.51%) Intranet
11 4 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.05%) Hadoop
4 15 (1.92%) Big Data
4 15 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.15%) MySQL
9 7 (0.90%) HBase
9 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (0.77%) Apache Hive
10 6 (0.77%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.64%) DB2
11 5 (0.64%) OLAP
11 5 (0.64%) OLTP
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.56%) JIRA
3 18 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.90%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.90%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (0.90%) Selenium
4 7 (0.90%) Subversion
5 5 (0.64%) Xcode
6 4 (0.51%) JUnit
7 3 (0.38%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.38%) Gradle
7 3 (0.38%) JMeter
7 3 (0.38%) Maven
7 3 (0.38%) Mockito
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.38%) Spock
7 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.26%) Grunt
General
1 160 (20.49%) Banking
2 73 (9.35%) Retail
3 48 (6.15%) Legal
4 43 (5.51%) Marketing
5 32 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 28 (3.59%) Retail Banking
7 27 (3.46%) Manufacturing
8 25 (3.20%) Law
9 22 (2.82%) Electronics
10 17 (2.18%) Advertising
11 11 (1.41%) Games
12 7 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.90%) Publishing
13 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.38%) Billing
15 2 (0.26%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.26%) German Language
15 2 (0.26%) Military
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 187 (23.94%) Analyst
2 107 (13.70%) Developer
3 97 (12.42%) Project Manager
4 75 (9.60%) Business Analyst
5 68 (8.71%) Consultant
6 56 (7.17%) Architect
7 32 (4.10%) Administrator
8 26 (3.33%) IT Manager
9 25 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
10 22 (2.82%) Service Analyst
11 21 (2.69%) Senior Manager
11 21 (2.69%) Systems Analyst
12 18 (2.30%) DBA
13 16 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (1.92%) Finance Manager
14 15 (1.92%) Oracle Developer
15 14 (1.79%) Service Desk Analyst
15 14 (1.79%) SQL Developer
15 14 (1.79%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.33%) HTML
2 24 (3.07%) .NET
3 20 (2.56%) jQuery
4 19 (2.43%) Web Services
5 18 (2.30%) CSS
5 18 (2.30%) Middleware
6 14 (1.79%) XML
7 12 (1.54%) Entity Framework
7 12 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (1.41%) J2EE
8 11 (1.41%) Spring
9 9 (1.15%) HTML5
9 9 (1.15%) JSP
9 9 (1.15%) Node.js
9 9 (1.15%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (1.15%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (1.02%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.02%) REST
10 8 (1.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.61%) User Experience
4 22 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 20 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.92%) iSeries
7 14 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 14 (1.79%) iPad
8 12 (1.54%) iPhone
8 12 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.54%) NHS
9 11 (1.41%) Replication
10 9 (1.15%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.02%) DataPower
12 6 (0.77%) Tandem
13 5 (0.64%) FMCG
13 5 (0.64%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (9.99%) Windows
2 59 (7.55%) Unix
3 54 (6.91%) Linux
4 17 (2.18%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.05%) Android
5 16 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.54%) AIX
9 9 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.90%) zOS
12 5 (0.64%) Solaris
12 5 (0.64%) SUSE
13 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.51%) VMS
14 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.26%) CatOS
15 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 105 (13.44%) Project Management
4 73 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (7.94%) ITIL
6 43 (5.51%) Business Analysis
7 41 (5.25%) Analytics
8 38 (4.87%) ERP
8 38 (4.87%) Programme Management
9 37 (4.74%) Service Delivery
10 35 (4.48%) Migration
10 35 (4.48%) Scrum
11 33 (4.23%) DevOps
12 32 (4.10%) PRINCE2
13 28 (3.59%) Data Modelling
13 28 (3.59%) Waterfall
14 27 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (3.46%) Service Management
15 24 (3.07%) Change Management
15 24 (3.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (12.42%) SQL
2 54 (6.91%) Java
3 35 (4.48%) JavaScript
4 28 (3.59%) C#
5 19 (2.43%) Python
6 17 (2.18%) T-SQL
7 16 (2.05%) VBA
8 11 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.41%) Perl
9 9 (1.15%) Apple Swift
10 7 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.90%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.77%) Ruby
12 5 (0.64%) JCL
13 4 (0.51%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.51%) X++
14 3 (0.38%) C
14 3 (0.38%) Korn
14 3 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (3.33%) Degree
2 13 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.15%) ISEB
6 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.77%) CCNP
7 6 (0.77%) CISM
7 6 (0.77%) CISSP
8 5 (0.64%) CCIE
8 5 (0.64%) CCNA
8 5 (0.64%) CISA
8 5 (0.64%) SAS Certification
9 4 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.26%) APMP
11 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.07%) QA
2 19 (2.43%) SLA
3 17 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.51%) IFRS
7 3 (0.38%) FATCA
7 3 (0.38%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.26%) GDPR
9 1 (0.13%) Basel II
9 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.64%) Docker
3 5 (0.64%) RACF
3 5 (0.64%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (0.51%) ACF2
4 4 (0.51%) HDFS
5 3 (0.38%) NFS
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.38%) SRDF
5 3 (0.38%) vSphere
6 2 (0.26%) Firmware
6 2 (0.26%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (2.43%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.18%) Puppet
3 15 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Management
4 14 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (0.90%) Ansible
6 5 (0.64%) SCCM
6 5 (0.64%) zSecure
7 4 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.51%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.51%) Nagios
7 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.38%) Nexpose
8 3 (0.38%) SCOM
9 2 (0.26%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.26%) OpenView
9 2 (0.26%) Terraform
9 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 64 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.02%) Oracle
3 33 (4.23%) Cisco
3 33 (4.23%) VMware
4 30 (3.84%) SAP
5 24 (3.07%) IBM
6 22 (2.82%) F5
7 16 (2.05%) NetIQ
8 13 (1.66%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.66%) Splunk
9 11 (1.41%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.28%) Avaya
10 10 (1.28%) Cognos
10 10 (1.28%) CyberArk
11 8 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.90%) Sourcefire
13 6 (0.77%) EMC
13 6 (0.77%) Symantec
14 5 (0.64%) NetApp
14 5 (0.64%) Tealium
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Please indicate day rate and availability when applying
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Huddersfield
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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