The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Cheshire / Crewe
Rank 1 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 37.04% 27.59% 5.56%
As % of the General category 76.92% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.71 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% +20.83%  

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 Crewe with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Crewe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 13 12 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 48.15% 41.38% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.04% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.71 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.15% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crewe citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Crewe

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Crewe

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crewe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Crewe over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Crewe

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Crewe

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Crewe region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) Zend
3 4 (28.57%) Zend Framework
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) LAMP
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (28.57%) Magento

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Top Related IT Skills in Crewe 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
1 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Applications Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
1 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (28.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Modular Programming
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Logistic Regression
4 3 (21.43%) Neural Network
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
1 4 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Zend