Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 113 127 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.29% 12.15% 14.60%
As % of the General category 48.50% 37.46% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 97 110
Coventry median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £259 £323 £284
90th Percentile £500 £571 £700
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -15.79% -49.74%
10th Percentile £19.05 £15.00 £15.80
90th Percentile £31.75 £17.00 £22.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -47.50% +14.29%

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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 233 339 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.53% 32.44% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 215 165
Coventry median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £256 £300 £213
90th Percentile £528 £548 £597
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 24
Coventry median hourly rate £26.50 £15.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.97% -31.87% -39.33%
10th Percentile £18.78 £14.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £49.38 £39.40 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £17.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +73.05% -38.16% -9.52%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Finance.

1 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) Project Management
3 21 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.58%) Waterfall
4 19 (16.81%) Retail
5 13 (11.50%) Migration
5 13 (11.50%) SAP
6 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (9.73%) Automotive
8 10 (8.85%) QA
8 10 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (8.85%) PMO
9 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.08%) ITIL
10 8 (7.08%) Banking
10 8 (7.08%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
10 8 (7.08%) Marketing
11 7 (6.19%) Degree
11 7 (6.19%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.19%) Supplier Management
11 7 (6.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 7 (6.19%) Change Management
11 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
11 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.19%) IBM
11 7 (6.19%) Pharmaceutical

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (0.88%) Confluence
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.65%) SAP CAR
1 3 (2.65%) SAP POS DM
1 3 (2.65%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Primavera
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
1 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) SMS
1 1 (0.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.65%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.88%) MS Access
4 1 (0.88%) OLAP
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Selenium
2 2 (1.77%) GoCD
2 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.77%) JMeter
2 2 (1.77%) JProfiler
2 2 (1.77%) JUnit
2 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (16.81%) Retail
2 11 (9.73%) Automotive
3 8 (7.08%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Marketing
4 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.54%) Legal
6 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Analyst
2 24 (21.24%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.50%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Programme Manager
5 6 (5.31%) Project Officer
5 6 (5.31%) Project Support Officer
5 6 (5.31%) Support Officer
6 5 (4.42%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Finance Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Finance Project Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Service Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 3 (2.65%) HR Manager
8 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.65%) PMO Officer
8 3 (2.65%) Process Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) IDoc
2 3 (2.65%) SAP ALE
2 3 (2.65%) XML
3 2 (1.77%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) Ajax
3 2 (1.77%) CSS
3 2 (1.77%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.88%) EDI
4 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.88%) Express
4 1 (0.88%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (0.88%) Node.js
4 1 (0.88%) React
4 1 (0.88%) REST
4 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.54%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.54%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.88%) AS400
4 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.88%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Unix
1 3 (2.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) Project Management
3 21 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.58%) Waterfall
4 13 (11.50%) Migration
5 10 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.08%) ITIL
7 8 (7.08%) Programme Management
8 7 (6.19%) Change Management
8 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.19%) Programme Delivery
8 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (6.19%) Supplier Management
8 7 (6.19%) Test Scripting
9 6 (5.31%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (5.31%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.54%) C#
3 3 (2.65%) Java
3 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.77%) Perl
4 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.77%) Python
4 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.77%) VBA
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) PMO
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 6 (5.31%) SLA
3 2 (1.77%) PSD2
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) IBM BigFix
1 7 (6.19%) Tivoli
1 7 (6.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) SAP
2 7 (6.19%) IBM
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle
5 2 (1.77%) Teradata
5 2 (1.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) Cognos
6 1 (0.88%) CommVault
6 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) JDA
6 1 (0.88%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) Temenos