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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 634 598 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.37% 20.54% 19.73%
As % of the General category 62.71% 66.89% 60.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 431 375
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
1011 894 834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.67% 30.70% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 603 576
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £240
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 8 18 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £45.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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 30 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 30 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 -1 448 £390 +3.31% 95
South Yorkshire +4 139 £450 +5.88% 23
North Yorkshire +6 25 £425 +6.25% 14
East Yorkshire -1 6 £400 -11.11% 9
Humberside - 2 £155 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 247 (20.48%) Banking
2 227 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 190 (15.75%) Project Management
4 169 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (13.85%) SQL
6 156 (12.94%) Windows
7 148 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
8 126 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
9 125 (10.36%) Unix
10 120 (9.95%) Oracle
11 116 (9.62%) Microsoft
12 102 (8.46%) Business Analysis
13 99 (8.21%) SAS
14 96 (7.96%) Linux
15 93 (7.71%) ITIL
16 83 (6.88%) Change Management
17 81 (6.72%) SQL Server
18 80 (6.63%) Data Modelling
19 78 (6.47%) Migration
20 77 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
21 76 (6.30%) MS Excel
22 66 (5.47%) Retail
22 66 (5.47%) Data Centre
23 65 (5.39%) PRINCE2
24 61 (5.06%) Shell Script
25 57 (4.73%) MS Office
26 56 (4.64%) Degree
27 55 (4.56%) JavaScript
28 54 (4.48%) .NET
28 54 (4.48%) 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 99 (8.21%) SAS
2 42 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.32%) IIS
4 21 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 9 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (0.75%) CMS
6 9 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.58%) Apache
8 6 (0.50%) Confluence
8 6 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
8 6 (0.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 5 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.33%) JBoss
10 4 (0.33%) Node.js
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.25%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 76 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.73%) MS Office
3 36 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 33 (2.74%) MS Project
5 31 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.25%) Maximo
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.25%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.25%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.17%) Summit
10 1 (0.083%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.00%) SaaS
2 10 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.83%) PaaS
3 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.50%) IaaS
6 5 (0.41%) Office 365
7 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.17%) GitHub
9 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.083%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.083%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.083%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.083%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.07%) Firewall
2 23 (1.91%) SAN
3 18 (1.49%) Internet
4 15 (1.24%) NAS
5 14 (1.16%) WAN
6 12 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.91%) LAN
7 11 (0.91%) VPN
8 10 (0.83%) DNS
8 10 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.83%) HTTP
8 10 (0.83%) Network Security
9 9 (0.75%) DMZ
10 8 (0.66%) BGP
10 8 (0.66%) IPv6
10 8 (0.66%) MPLS
10 8 (0.66%) OSPF
11 7 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (0.50%) Intranet
13 5 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 77 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (3.73%) Hadoop
4 38 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
5 34 (2.82%) Apache Hive
5 34 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 32 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.57%) HBase
8 30 (2.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 29 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (2.16%) Pentaho
11 23 (1.91%) Base SAS
12 19 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (1.49%) Big Data
13 18 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
14 16 (1.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 16 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 16 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (2.74%) ERwin
2 24 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.24%) Selenium
4 12 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.91%) JIRA
6 10 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.50%) Subversion
9 5 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.41%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.41%) Maven
9 5 (0.41%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.41%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.25%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.25%) Hudson
11 3 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 247 (20.48%) Banking
2 66 (5.47%) Retail
3 46 (3.81%) Law
4 41 (3.40%) Legal
5 38 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.32%) Retail Banking
7 24 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.99%) Marketing
8 23 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.16%) Electronics
11 9 (0.75%) Billing
12 6 (0.50%) Advertising
12 6 (0.50%) Games
13 4 (0.33%) French Language
13 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.083%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.083%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 317 (26.29%) Analyst
2 157 (13.02%) Project Manager
3 150 (12.44%) Business Analyst
4 138 (11.44%) Developer
5 112 (9.29%) Architect
6 61 (5.06%) Consultant
7 52 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
8 48 (3.98%) Administrator
9 43 (3.57%) IT Manager
10 37 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
11 34 (2.82%) Enterprise Architect
12 32 (2.65%) Programme Manager
13 30 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
14 29 (2.40%) Data Analyst
14 29 (2.40%) Infrastructure Manager
15 28 (2.32%) SAS Developer
16 26 (2.16%) Service Analyst
17 25 (2.07%) IT Project Manager
17 25 (2.07%) PMO Analyst
17 25 (2.07%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.48%) .NET
2 33 (2.74%) Web Services
3 32 (2.65%) Middleware
4 26 (2.16%) HTML
5 24 (1.99%) XML
6 17 (1.41%) jQuery
7 16 (1.33%) CSS
7 16 (1.33%) WCF
8 13 (1.08%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.00%) AngularJS
10 11 (0.91%) HTML5
10 11 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (0.75%) CSS3
13 8 (0.66%) .NET Framework
13 8 (0.66%) React
13 8 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.50%) Ajax
14 6 (0.50%) IBM Integration Bus
14 6 (0.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 148 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.47%) Data Centre
3 40 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 34 (2.82%) Visualisation
5 28 (2.32%) NHS
6 27 (2.24%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.16%) Data Integration
8 21 (1.74%) Credit Risk
9 20 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 18 (1.49%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.41%) User Experience
12 16 (1.33%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.16%) Blackberry
13 14 (1.16%) Replication
14 10 (0.83%) iPad
15 9 (0.75%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.66%) Clustering
16 8 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
16 8 (0.66%) iPhone
16 8 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 156 (12.94%) Windows
2 125 (10.36%) Unix
3 96 (7.96%) Linux
4 44 (3.65%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (2.07%) AIX
7 22 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.33%) Solaris
9 16 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.91%) SUSE
10 11 (0.91%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.83%) zOS
12 7 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (0.50%) OpenVMS
14 4 (0.33%) Android
14 4 (0.33%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 190 (15.75%) Project Management
3 169 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
5 102 (8.46%) Business Analysis
6 93 (7.71%) ITIL
7 83 (6.88%) Change Management
8 80 (6.63%) Data Modelling
9 78 (6.47%) Migration
10 65 (5.39%) PRINCE2
11 54 (4.48%) Programme Management
12 53 (4.39%) Data Management
13 51 (4.23%) Data Analysis
14 47 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 47 (3.90%) TOGAF
15 46 (3.81%) Analytics
16 45 (3.73%) Open Source
17 44 (3.65%) ETL
17 44 (3.65%) Waterfall
18 43 (3.57%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 167 (13.85%) SQL
2 61 (5.06%) Shell Script
3 55 (4.56%) JavaScript
4 53 (4.39%) Java
5 44 (3.65%) C#
6 25 (2.07%) PowerShell
6 25 (2.07%) Python
7 24 (1.99%) VBA
8 22 (1.82%) Perl
9 19 (1.58%) C++
10 14 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.00%) C
12 8 (0.66%) PHP
13 7 (0.58%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.58%) Ruby
14 3 (0.25%) LINC
14 3 (0.25%) VB
15 2 (0.17%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.17%) SAS Macro
15 2 (0.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (4.64%) Degree
2 27 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.82%) ISEB
4 17 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (1.16%) CISSP
6 13 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.00%) CISM
8 9 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (0.50%) MBA
10 6 (0.50%) MCSE
11 5 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.33%) CCA
12 4 (0.33%) CISA
12 4 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 13 (1.08%) QA
3 8 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.41%) COBIT
5 5 (0.41%) FINREP
5 5 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.33%) FATCA
7 3 (0.25%) Basel II
7 3 (0.25%) COREP
7 3 (0.25%) GAAP
8 2 (0.17%) COSO
8 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.17%) EMIR
8 2 (0.17%) MiFID
8 2 (0.17%) WCAG
9 1 (0.083%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.083%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.83%) NFS
4 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.33%) Xen
7 3 (0.25%) KVM
7 3 (0.25%) SRDF
7 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.17%) Firmware
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.083%) ACF2
9 1 (0.083%) Docker
9 1 (0.083%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.083%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.083%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (0.58%) Puppet
4 6 (0.50%) Control-M
4 6 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.50%) SCCM
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (0.41%) TeamSite
5 5 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.33%) Ansible
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.33%) SCOM
7 2 (0.17%) logstash
7 2 (0.17%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.17%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.17%) vMotion
8 1 (0.083%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.083%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.083%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 120 (9.95%) Oracle
2 116 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.06%) SAP
4 45 (3.73%) VMware
5 36 (2.99%) IBM
6 31 (2.57%) CA
7 30 (2.49%) Informatica
7 30 (2.49%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.16%) Tableau
9 23 (1.91%) Cisco
10 19 (1.58%) HP
11 18 (1.49%) F5
12 16 (1.33%) Citrix
13 14 (1.16%) EMC
14 10 (0.83%) NetApp
14 10 (0.83%) TIBCO
15 9 (0.75%) CheckPoint
15 9 (0.75%) Siebel
16 8 (0.66%) Cognos
16 8 (0.66%) Veritas
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
iKas International
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £325.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
iKas International
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wakefield
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £150 - £175 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago