Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 55 80 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 27.64% 48.48% 49.17%
As % of the General category 64.71% 68.38% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 65 47
Knutsford median daily rate £376 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £233 £318
90th Percentile £450 £500 £493
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £416 £425
% change year-on-year -3.90% -2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £14.25 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £37.00 £14.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +159.65% -32.14% +78.27%

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 85 117 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 42.71% 70.91% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 85 55
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £270 £317
90th Percentile £450 £500 £483
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -3.03% - -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £14.25 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -16.86%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 25 (45.45%) Banking
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 14 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.45%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (20.00%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Java
7 8 (14.55%) Oracle
7 8 (14.55%) Law
7 8 (14.55%) Scrum
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
8 7 (12.73%) Unix
8 7 (12.73%) Android
9 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
9 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
9 6 (10.91%) Wealth Management
9 6 (10.91%) PMI
9 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
9 6 (10.91%) RUP
9 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (10.91%) Change Management
9 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
10 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 5 (9.09%) Linux
10 5 (9.09%) OO
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL

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 2 (3.64%) Confluence
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) IaaS
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Essbase
1 2 (3.64%) OLAP
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.82%) Impala
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Gradle
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Mockito
2 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 25 (45.45%) Banking
2 8 (14.55%) Law
3 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Integration Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Mortgage Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) SOAP
2 3 (5.45%) Android SDK
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) HTML5
2 3 (5.45%) jQuery
2 3 (5.45%) Spring
2 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.64%) CSS3
3 2 (3.64%) iOS SDK
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) JSP
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) PhoneGap
3 2 (3.64%) Servlets
3 2 (3.64%) Spring Boot
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.91%) PMI
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.45%) Handset
4 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Android
2 7 (12.73%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 14 (25.45%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.00%) SDLC
5 9 (16.36%) Project Management
5 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) RUP
7 6 (10.91%) Wealth Management
8 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Balanced Scorecard
9 4 (7.27%) IT Governance
9 4 (7.27%) PRINCE
9 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
9 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.27%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Java
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) VB
5 3 (5.45%) VBScript
6 2 (3.64%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.64%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Java 8
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.82%) ACCA
5 1 (1.82%) CISA
5 1 (1.82%) CISSP
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.27%) COBIT
2 4 (7.27%) COSO
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 2 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) IFRS
4 1 (1.82%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.45%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Pega
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 2 (3.64%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.64%) Informatica
4 2 (3.64%) McAfee
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
4 2 (3.64%) Symantec
4 2 (3.64%) Trustwave
4 2 (3.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase