Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 57 54 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 29.38% 45.76% 53.44%
As % of the General category 61.29% 65.85% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 85
Knutsford median daily rate £360 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.76% +1.76% +8.97%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £305
90th Percentile £412 £488 £514
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £414 £425
% change year-on-year -3.32% -2.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £14.25 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £34.50 £42.48 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.78% +102.26% +66.53%

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 93 82 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 47.94% 69.49% 68.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 65 105
Knutsford median daily rate £378 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.09% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £305
90th Percentile £430 £488 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £14.25 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.02 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.08% +42.86% -5.10%

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 June 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 23 June 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 26 (45.61%) Banking
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (31.58%) Windows
5 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
6 14 (24.56%) Java
6 14 (24.56%) SDLC
7 11 (19.30%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) Unix
7 11 (19.30%) Law
7 11 (19.30%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Migration
8 10 (17.54%) Linux
8 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (15.79%) Investment Banking
9 9 (15.79%) Wealth Management
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Change Management
10 8 (14.04%) DevOps
11 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
12 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.53%) Spring
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.53%) RUP
12 6 (10.53%) PMI
12 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
12 6 (10.53%) Scrum

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 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.51%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) OpenShift
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) Essbase
3 2 (3.51%) OLAP
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) Impala
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Gradle
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
4 1 (1.75%) MSI
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) TestNG
4 1 (1.75%) Xcode
General
1 26 (45.61%) Banking
2 11 (19.30%) Law
3 9 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Developer
2 7 (12.28%) Architect
2 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Designer
6 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Integration Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Data Integration Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Mortgage Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Spring
2 5 (8.77%) Middleware
2 5 (8.77%) Spring Boot
3 4 (7.02%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.26%) Express
4 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) Android SDK
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) Node.js
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.75%) Pandas
6 1 (1.75%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.53%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Android
5 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
4 14 (24.56%) SDLC
5 11 (19.30%) Project Management
6 10 (17.54%) Migration
6 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.79%) Wealth Management
8 8 (14.04%) Change Management
8 8 (14.04%) DevOps
8 8 (14.04%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.53%) RUP
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
11 5 (8.77%) Project Planning
12 4 (7.02%) Balanced Scorecard
12 4 (7.02%) ETL
12 4 (7.02%) IT Governance
12 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
12 4 (7.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Java
2 11 (19.30%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) C
5 4 (7.02%) Groovy
5 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 4 (7.02%) VB
6 3 (5.26%) C++
6 3 (5.26%) Go
6 3 (5.26%) Java 8
6 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Tcl
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) ACCA
5 1 (1.75%) CISA
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.75%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.02%) COBIT
2 4 (7.02%) COSO
3 1 (1.75%) IFRS
3 1 (1.75%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) QEMU
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.51%) Informatica
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Brocade
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk
5 1 (1.75%) Sybase
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec
5 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter