Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 72 98 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 50.35% 54.14% 56.62%
As % of the General category 67.92% 79.03% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 82 59
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -6.43%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £313
90th Percentile £488 £506 £489
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £425 £416
% change year-on-year -1.18% +2.29% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £14.25 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £36.24 £21.00 £12.64
% change year-on-year +72.56% +66.14% -63.89%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 106 124 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 74.13% 68.51% 66.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 101 70
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £313
90th Percentile £488 £519 £496
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -2.37% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £14.25 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £23.25 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.86% -30.00% -28.57%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Knutsford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Knutsford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Knutsford over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Knutsford

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Knutsford

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

1 55 (76.39%) Banking
2 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.44%) Java
4 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.06%) Scrum
5 12 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
7 10 (13.89%) Spring
7 10 (13.89%) ITIL
8 9 (12.50%) SOAP
8 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.11%) JIRA
9 8 (11.11%) Unix
9 8 (11.11%) Linux
9 8 (11.11%) Oracle
9 8 (11.11%) TDD
10 7 (9.72%) Retail
10 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.72%) AIX
10 7 (9.72%) Web Services
10 7 (9.72%) Project Management
10 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
11 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (8.33%) REST
11 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
11 6 (8.33%) Relational Database

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Demantra
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) GIS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) Gradle
3 5 (6.94%) JUnit
4 4 (5.56%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 55 (76.39%) Banking
2 7 (9.72%) Retail
2 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) Spring
2 9 (12.50%) SOAP
3 7 (9.72%) Web Services
4 6 (8.33%) REST
4 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.94%) Java EE
5 5 (6.94%) JPA
6 4 (5.56%) Ajax
6 4 (5.56%) EJB
6 4 (5.56%) J2EE
6 4 (5.56%) jQuery
6 4 (5.56%) JSON
6 4 (5.56%) JSP
6 4 (5.56%) Servlets
6 4 (5.56%) Struts
7 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.78%) CSS3
7 2 (2.78%) HTML5
7 2 (2.78%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) PMI
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Linux
1 8 (11.11%) Unix
2 7 (9.72%) AIX
3 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Windows
5 2 (2.78%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.39%) HPUX
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) Scrum
2 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 10 (13.89%) ITIL
5 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.72%) Project Management
6 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) Change Control
9 4 (5.56%) Change Management
9 4 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) Java
2 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) C
4 2 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.39%) COBOL
5 1 (1.39%) JCL
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) CISSP
2 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CISA
3 1 (1.39%) CISM
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) CRISC
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PMO
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (1.39%) Netcool
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Perforce
2 5 (6.94%) Veritas
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.39%) CA
Knutsford, Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago