Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 41 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 21.24% 41.92% 57.50%
As % of the General category 61.19% 71.43% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 56 38
Knutsford median daily rate £393 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £190 £171 £311
90th Percentile £460 £514 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Knutsford median hourly rate - £70.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -9.68% +16.05%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 67 98 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 34.72% 58.68% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 66 42
Knutsford median daily rate £385 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £199 £193 £307
90th Percentile £463 £506 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £406 £400
% change year-on-year -1.54% +1.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Knutsford median hourly rate - £70.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -37.78%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 23 (56.10%) Banking
2 18 (43.90%) Risk Management
3 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
4 14 (34.15%) Law
4 14 (34.15%) Wealth Management
5 12 (29.27%) Java
6 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.95%) Android
8 8 (19.51%) Gradle
9 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.07%) SOAP
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) JIRA
10 6 (14.63%) Android SDK
10 6 (14.63%) Android Development
10 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (12.20%) HTML5
11 5 (12.20%) Confluence
11 5 (12.20%) CSS3
11 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
11 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.20%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
11 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (12.20%) Confluence
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) Jetty
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) ATM
2 1 (2.44%) Extranet
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon Athena
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) OLTP
2 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Gradle
2 6 (14.63%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.32%) IntelliJ
4 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 3 (7.32%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (56.10%) Banking
2 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
2 14 (34.15%) Law
3 4 (9.76%) Billing
4 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Android Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Service Design Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Content Editor
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) SOAP
2 6 (14.63%) Android SDK
3 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) CSS3
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) HTML5
3 5 (12.20%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (9.76%) Android NDK
4 4 (9.76%) JSP
5 3 (7.32%) Java EE
5 3 (7.32%) JMS
5 3 (7.32%) JSON
5 3 (7.32%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) Servlets
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.32%) Handset
4 3 (7.32%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.32%) User Experience
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) PMI
5 2 (4.88%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Android
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Risk Management
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) Wealth Management
4 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) Android Development
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
8 4 (9.76%) Process Management
8 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
8 4 (9.76%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) C
3 5 (12.20%) C++
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java 8
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (7.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.76%) Pega
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Dell
2 2 (4.88%) McAfee
2 2 (4.88%) Splunk
2 2 (4.88%) Symantec
2 2 (4.88%) Trustwave
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter