Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 45 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 13.13% 15.25% 33.06%
As % of the General category 32.91% 54.22% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 137
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £288 £212 £275
90th Percentile £700 £539 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £409 £385
% change year-on-year -2.20% +6.23% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bradford median hourly rate - - £50.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £10.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +42.00% -52.38% +54.47%

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

All General Skills
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 79 83 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 39.90% 28.14% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 117
Bradford median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £199 £230 £273
90th Percentile £536 £554 £453
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Bradford median hourly rate - £18.00 £105.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.90% +879.07%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Bradford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Bradford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Bradford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Bradford

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
1 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) SMS
2 4 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
2 4 (15.38%) Coaching
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
3 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) QA
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) OLAP
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Intranet
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Sun

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SMS
2 2 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Extranet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) OLTP
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) MSTest
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Law
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Change Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Planner
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
1 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
2 4 (15.38%) Coaching
2 4 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
3 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Sun