The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 204 219 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.66% 14.86% 17.40%
As % of the General category 66.02% 51.17% 63.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 137 205
Median daily rate £400 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 309 428 423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 28.27% 29.04% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 301 307
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.05 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £123.35 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Leeds

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Leeds

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Leeds

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Finance.

1 92 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (17.80%) Project Management
3 50 (14.12%) Banking
4 47 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (11.02%) Analytics
6 39 (11.02%) Marketing
7 38 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (10.73%) Microsoft
8 36 (10.17%) Windows
9 34 (9.60%) Retail
10 32 (9.04%) Degree
11 31 (8.76%) SQL
12 29 (8.19%) Telecoms
13 27 (7.63%) ITIL
14 26 (7.34%) SAP
14 26 (7.34%) Java
14 26 (7.34%) Unix
14 26 (7.34%) SAS
14 26 (7.34%) Data Centre
15 25 (7.06%) Programme Management
16 24 (6.78%) Scrum
17 23 (6.50%) HTML
18 22 (6.21%) Waterfall
19 21 (5.93%) JavaScript
20 20 (5.65%) Linux
20 20 (5.65%) Business Analysis
20 20 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
20 20 (5.65%) User Experience
20 20 (5.65%) DevOps

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 26 (7.34%) SAS
2 8 (2.26%) Confluence
3 7 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.69%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.13%) CMS
5 4 (1.13%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.28%) Mule
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.56%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (4.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.13%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.56%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.28%) Maximo
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.69%) SaaS
3 5 (1.41%) IaaS
3 5 (1.41%) PaaS
4 4 (1.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.28%) Akamai
6 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.11%) Firewall
2 10 (2.82%) Internet
3 9 (2.54%) LAN
3 9 (2.54%) WAN
4 8 (2.26%) 3G
4 8 (2.26%) GPRS
4 8 (2.26%) GSM
4 8 (2.26%) LTE
4 8 (2.26%) SGSN
4 8 (2.26%) Wireless
5 7 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (1.69%) DNS
7 4 (1.13%) Network Security
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.85%) SSL
8 3 (0.85%) VPN
9 2 (0.56%) OSPF
9 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (2.26%) MS Access
4 7 (1.98%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.13%) Big Data
7 4 (1.13%) Lumira
7 4 (1.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (0.85%) DTS
8 3 (0.85%) Pentaho
8 3 (0.85%) QlikView
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.56%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) MySQL
9 2 (0.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (3.95%) JIRA
2 10 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.82%) Selenium
3 9 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.54%) WebDriver
4 5 (1.41%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.85%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.85%) Toad
7 2 (0.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.56%) Gatling
7 2 (0.56%) Grunt
7 2 (0.56%) Hudson
7 2 (0.56%) JMeter
7 2 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.56%) Maven
7 2 (0.56%) Mocha
7 2 (0.56%) Protractor
7 2 (0.56%) Sinon.JS
General
1 50 (14.12%) Banking
2 39 (11.02%) Marketing
3 34 (9.60%) Retail
4 29 (8.19%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.80%) Electronics
5 17 (4.80%) Manufacturing
6 16 (4.52%) Law
7 15 (4.24%) Legal
8 5 (1.41%) Games
8 5 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.13%) Advertising
10 3 (0.85%) Billing
10 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.56%) German Language
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 116 (32.77%) Analyst
2 54 (15.25%) Business Analyst
3 39 (11.02%) Project Manager
4 28 (7.91%) Architect
4 28 (7.91%) Consultant
5 26 (7.34%) Developer
6 15 (4.24%) PMO Analyst
7 14 (3.95%) IT Manager
8 13 (3.67%) Tester
9 12 (3.39%) Data Analyst
10 11 (3.11%) Agile Business Analyst
10 11 (3.11%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (3.11%) Senior Manager
11 10 (2.82%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Financial Business Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Service Analyst
12 9 (2.54%) Digital Analyst
12 9 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.50%) HTML
2 14 (3.95%) .NET
3 11 (3.11%) CSS
3 11 (3.11%) Web Services
4 8 (2.26%) HTML5
5 7 (1.98%) AngularJS
5 7 (1.98%) Middleware
6 6 (1.69%) jQuery
6 6 (1.69%) Node.js
6 6 (1.69%) XML
7 5 (1.41%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.13%) CSS3
8 4 (1.13%) J2EE
8 4 (1.13%) JSP
8 4 (1.13%) React
8 4 (1.13%) Sass
9 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.85%) REST
9 3 (0.85%) RESTful
9 3 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.34%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.65%) User Experience
4 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.98%) NHS
7 6 (1.69%) iSeries
8 5 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.41%) IVR
8 5 (1.41%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.13%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.13%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.85%) PKI
11 2 (0.56%) BYOD
11 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.56%) FMCG
11 2 (0.56%) Social Media
12 1 (0.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.17%) Windows
2 26 (7.34%) Unix
3 20 (5.65%) Linux
4 15 (4.24%) Android
4 15 (4.24%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.26%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.26%) Windows Phone
5 8 (2.26%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.85%) CentOS
8 3 (0.85%) SUSE
9 2 (0.56%) AIX
9 2 (0.56%) CatOS
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.56%) zOS
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (17.80%) Project Management
3 47 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (11.02%) Analytics
5 38 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (7.63%) ITIL
7 25 (7.06%) Programme Management
8 24 (6.78%) Scrum
9 22 (6.21%) Waterfall
10 20 (5.65%) Business Analysis
10 20 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (5.65%) DevOps
11 18 (5.08%) Migration
11 18 (5.08%) Programme Delivery
12 16 (4.52%) Change Management
12 16 (4.52%) Data Analytics
12 16 (4.52%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (4.52%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.52%) Test Automation
13 13 (3.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.76%) SQL
2 26 (7.34%) Java
3 21 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.95%) C#
5 13 (3.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (3.39%) VB
6 12 (3.39%) VBA
7 11 (3.11%) PHP
8 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.54%) Python
9 3 (0.85%) Ruby
10 2 (0.56%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.56%) C++
10 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.56%) Scala
10 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (9.04%) Degree
2 9 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.69%) CCIE
4 6 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.13%) IIBA
5 4 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.13%) PMP
5 4 (1.13%) SAS Certification
5 4 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.56%) CCNA
7 2 (0.56%) ISEB
7 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.28%) CISA
8 1 (0.28%) CISM
8 1 (0.28%) CISSP
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.08%) PMO
2 15 (4.24%) SLA
3 14 (3.95%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.98%) GDPR
4 7 (1.98%) QA
5 6 (1.69%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.85%) IFRS
6 3 (0.85%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.98%) vSphere
4 6 (1.69%) RACF
5 4 (1.13%) ACF2
5 4 (1.13%) Docker
5 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (2.54%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.26%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.41%) zSecure
4 4 (1.13%) Puppet
5 3 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.34%) SAP
3 17 (4.80%) Cisco
3 17 (4.80%) VMware
4 14 (3.95%) Oracle
5 12 (3.39%) IBM
6 9 (2.54%) NetIQ
7 8 (2.26%) Cognos
7 8 (2.26%) MobileIron
8 7 (1.98%) Avaya
8 7 (1.98%) Dell
9 4 (1.13%) HP
9 4 (1.13%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.13%) Tableau
10 3 (0.85%) Informatica
10 3 (0.85%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.85%) Sophos
10 3 (0.85%) Talend
11 2 (0.56%) DataFlux
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