Period
to 25 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 25 November 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 104 249 367
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.19% 13.68% 13.85%
As % of the General category 33.23% 39.03% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 158 273
Median daily rate £409 £475 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.95% +17.28% +1.25%
10th Percentile £254 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £750 £535
England median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £26.27 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.90% -2.44% +32.97%
England median hourly rate £31.24 £24.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.55% +2.85% +6.67%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 313 638 936
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.70% 35.05% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 345 609
Median daily rate £389 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.41% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £137 £220 £275
90th Percentile £525 £638 £550
England median daily rate £500 £495 £485
% change year-on-year +1.01% +2.06% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 35
Median hourly rate £28.28 £14.28 £13.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.04% +6.17% -5.15%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.96 £10.20
90th Percentile £45.75 £47.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% - -1.33%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +12 44 £400 -20.00% 17
Nottinghamshire -8 22 £406 -18.75% 23
Derbyshire +1 15 £415 +66.00% 15
Leicestershire +7 11 £419 +19.64% 11
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) User Experience
3 23 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (16.35%) Banking
4 17 (16.35%) Degree
5 16 (15.38%) Service Management
5 16 (15.38%) Prototyping
6 15 (14.42%) SQL
6 15 (14.42%) JIRA
7 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 13 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 13 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
8 12 (11.54%) Design Thinking
8 12 (11.54%) DevOps
8 12 (11.54%) Aerospace
8 12 (11.54%) Animation
8 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (10.58%) Project Management
9 11 (10.58%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 10 (9.62%) Data Lake
10 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.62%) JavaScript
10 10 (9.62%) HTML
10 10 (9.62%) Oracle
10 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
10 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.62%) Azure
11 9 (8.65%) AWS
11 9 (8.65%) Android

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (4.81%) Confluence
2 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.96%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.85%) InVision
3 4 (3.85%) UserZoom
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.88%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.96%) HealthRoster
3 1 (0.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Azure
2 9 (8.65%) AWS
3 8 (7.69%) Power Platform
4 6 (5.77%) GCP
5 4 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.96%) Apple Pay
6 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) 3G
1 1 (0.96%) 4G
1 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.96%) Firewall
1 1 (0.96%) LTE
1 1 (0.96%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.96%) Wireless
1 1 (0.96%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) Data Lake
2 7 (6.73%) Power BI
3 6 (5.77%) Big Data
4 5 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.92%) HBase
7 2 (1.92%) Impala
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.92%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.96%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.96%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) JIRA
2 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.96%) Hudson
4 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (16.35%) Banking
2 12 (11.54%) Aerospace
3 7 (6.73%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.77%) Publishing
4 6 (5.77%) Retail
5 5 (4.81%) Legal
5 5 (4.81%) Marketing
5 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.85%) Local Government
7 3 (2.88%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.92%) Back Office
8 2 (1.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (16.35%) Designer
2 13 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.54%) Analyst
3 12 (11.54%) UI Designer
4 11 (10.58%) Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Architect
6 6 (5.77%) UX Designer
7 5 (4.81%) AWS Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) NetSuite Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Tester
8 4 (3.85%) Ab Initio Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.85%) User Experience Researcher
9 3 (2.88%) Automation Tester
9 3 (2.88%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) HTML
2 9 (8.65%) CSS
3 5 (4.81%) GraphQL
3 5 (4.81%) REST
4 2 (1.92%) .NET
4 2 (1.92%) EDI
5 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) HTML5
5 1 (0.96%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (0.96%) LDAP
5 1 (0.96%) OAuth
5 1 (0.96%) OpenID
5 1 (0.96%) React
5 1 (0.96%) React Native
5 1 (0.96%) Redux
5 1 (0.96%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) User Experience
2 12 (11.54%) Animation
3 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) IVR
6 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) AS400
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.96%) iSeries
7 1 (0.96%) Robotics
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Android
1 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (15.38%) Prototyping
3 16 (15.38%) Service Management
4 13 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
5 12 (11.54%) Design Thinking
5 12 (11.54%) DevOps
5 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (10.58%) Project Management
6 11 (10.58%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.65%) ITIL
8 9 (8.65%) Migration
8 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.69%) Wireframes
10 7 (6.73%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 10 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.85%) C
3 4 (3.85%) Python
4 3 (2.88%) Java
5 2 (1.92%) C++
5 2 (1.92%) Scala
6 1 (0.96%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.96%) Go
6 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.96%) CCAB
3 1 (0.96%) CIPFA
3 1 (0.96%) CISA
3 1 (0.96%) CISM
3 1 (0.96%) CISSP
3 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.96%) ICAEW
3 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) PMO
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.96%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Grafana
1 5 (4.81%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.81%) Prometheus
2 2 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (5.77%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.85%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.85%) Databricks
6 4 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.92%) Cognos
7 2 (1.92%) Teradata
8 1 (0.96%) Alibaba
8 1 (0.96%) BeyondTrust
8 1 (0.96%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.96%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.96%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.96%) Google
8 1 (0.96%) Remedy
8 1 (0.96%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter