Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 237 302 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.08% 19.70% 15.91%
As % of the General category 56.70% 57.74% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 231 194
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £286
90th Percentile £550 £550 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £411
% change year-on-year - -2.74% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - -25.58% -37.68%

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 418 523 517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 31.88% 34.12% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 361 346
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% +9.29%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £221
90th Percentile £575 £538 £535
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £35.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.05% +134.43% -53.08%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.70 £6.84
90th Percentile £42.65 £39.35 £41.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £20.31 £28.69
% change year-on-year +23.12% -29.23% -11.72%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 60 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.03%) Banking
3 36 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 31 (13.08%) Oracle
5 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (12.24%) Migration
7 26 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (10.97%) Project Management
7 26 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (10.55%) SQL
9 20 (8.44%) ERP
9 20 (8.44%) Retail
9 20 (8.44%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.59%) .NET
10 18 (7.59%) SQL Server
11 17 (7.17%) Cisco
12 16 (6.75%) CRM
12 16 (6.75%) SAP
13 15 (6.33%) SMS
14 14 (5.91%) JavaScript
14 14 (5.91%) Manufacturing
15 13 (5.49%) Scrum
15 13 (5.49%) Change Management
15 13 (5.49%) Firewall
15 13 (5.49%) ITIL
15 13 (5.49%) Windows
15 13 (5.49%) Active Directory
15 13 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (5.49%) Business Analysis
16 12 (5.06%) Dynamics AX

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (3.38%) SAS
2 7 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.95%) Skype for Business
3 6 (2.53%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.27%) CMS
4 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.38%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (3.38%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.84%) Actimize
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.84%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.42%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.11%) Office 365
4 4 (1.69%) SaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Taleo
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.33%) SMS
2 13 (5.49%) Firewall
3 8 (3.38%) SAN
3 8 (3.38%) WAN
4 6 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (2.53%) LDAP
5 5 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.11%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (2.11%) Skype
5 5 (2.11%) Wireless
6 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.69%) VPN
7 3 (1.27%) BGP
7 3 (1.27%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.27%) LAN
7 3 (1.27%) OSPF
8 2 (0.84%) DHCP
8 2 (0.84%) DMVPN
8 2 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.95%) EDRMS
3 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.69%) Power BI
5 4 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (1.27%) Blockchain
6 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.27%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.27%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.27%) MySQL
6 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.84%) QlikView
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.69%) JIRA
5 3 (1.27%) Selenium
6 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.84%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.84%) MSI
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) Mockito
7 1 (0.42%) Moq
7 1 (0.42%) NUnit
7 1 (0.42%) ProC
7 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 38 (16.03%) Banking
2 20 (8.44%) Retail
3 14 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.95%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.11%) Marketing
6 5 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.69%) Legal
8 3 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (30.80%) Analyst
2 35 (14.77%) Business Analyst
3 32 (13.50%) Developer
4 22 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.59%) Architect
6 16 (6.75%) Financial Analyst
7 15 (6.33%) Finance Business Analyst
8 12 (5.06%) Consultant
9 10 (4.22%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (4.22%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (3.80%) Data Analyst
11 8 (3.38%) Programme Manager
12 7 (2.95%) .NET Developer
12 7 (2.95%) Network Engineer
12 7 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.53%) Applications Architect
13 6 (2.53%) Applications Support
13 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.59%) .NET
2 12 (5.06%) AngularJS
2 12 (5.06%) HTML
3 11 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (2.95%) CSS
4 7 (2.95%) REST
5 5 (2.11%) jQuery
6 4 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.69%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.69%) Spring
7 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.27%) CSS3
7 3 (1.27%) HTML5
7 3 (1.27%) J2EE
7 3 (1.27%) Node.js
7 3 (1.27%) Spring Boot
7 3 (1.27%) Web Services
8 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.38%) User Experience
4 6 (2.53%) SWIFT
5 5 (2.11%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.84%) FMCG
7 2 (0.84%) NHS
7 2 (0.84%) Replication
7 2 (0.84%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.42%) AS400
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.42%) iSeries
8 1 (0.42%) IVR
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.49%) Windows
2 9 (3.80%) Linux
3 7 (2.95%) Unix
3 7 (2.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.53%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (12.24%) Migration
4 26 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (10.97%) Project Management
5 20 (8.44%) ERP
5 20 (8.44%) Waterfall
6 16 (6.75%) CRM
7 13 (5.49%) Business Analysis
7 13 (5.49%) Change Management
7 13 (5.49%) ITIL
7 13 (5.49%) Scrum
8 12 (5.06%) E-Discovery
8 12 (5.06%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.64%) Service Management
10 10 (4.22%) Data Management
10 10 (4.22%) SDLC
11 8 (3.38%) Data Modelling
11 8 (3.38%) Workflow
12 7 (2.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.55%) SQL
2 14 (5.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.06%) Java
4 10 (4.22%) Python
5 9 (3.80%) C#
6 6 (2.53%) Ruby
6 6 (2.53%) Scala
6 6 (2.53%) VBA
7 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.69%) C
8 4 (1.69%) PHP
8 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.84%) Perl
10 1 (0.42%) Groovy
10 1 (0.42%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.42%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.42%) VB
10 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (4.64%) CCNP
3 9 (3.80%) Degree
4 4 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.27%) CCIE
5 3 (1.27%) CCNA
5 3 (1.27%) MCSE
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.27%) PMP
5 3 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.84%) ISEB
6 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.84%) MCSA
6 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.42%) MAPM
7 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.38%) QA
2 7 (2.95%) PMO
3 6 (2.53%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.69%) GDPR
5 2 (0.84%) SLA
6 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.42%) P3O
6 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.69%) vSphere
3 3 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.42%) Docker
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.84%) SCCM
2 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.42%) FTK
3 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.08%) Oracle
3 17 (7.17%) Cisco
4 16 (6.75%) SAP
5 7 (2.95%) VMware
6 6 (2.53%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.53%) HP
7 5 (2.11%) F5
7 5 (2.11%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.27%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.27%) Veeam
9 2 (0.84%) Cognos
9 2 (0.84%) hybris
9 2 (0.84%) Infor
9 2 (0.84%) Juniper
9 2 (0.84%) Kronos
9 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.84%) Sophos
9 2 (0.84%) Sun
9 2 (0.84%) Teradata
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