The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13  
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 21 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.68% 8.11% 17.41%
As % of the General category 27.06% 35.00% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 16
Median daily rate £475 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.74% +17.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £77 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Median hourly rate - £10.44 £10.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +31.57% -3.79%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 85 60 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 32.08% 23.17% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 44 53
Median daily rate £388 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.16% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £77 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 13
Median hourly rate £13.86 £10.44 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.75% -  
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 Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Leicestershire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Leicestershire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Leicestershire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +6 16 £500 +37.23% 8
Market Harborough - 1 £400 -
Finance
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Coaching
3 6 (14.63%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.20%) Retail
4 5 (12.20%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) SAP
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.32%) Matrix Management
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.32%) Remedy
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) Data Centre

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Alfresco
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Drupal
2 2 (4.88%) Liferay
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) RS-232
2 1 (2.44%) RS-485
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
1 2 (4.88%) Protractor
2 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Coach
3 5 (12.20%) Junior
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
1 2 (4.88%) React
1 2 (4.88%) Sass
1 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Coaching
3 5 (12.20%) ERP
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Matrix Management
5 3 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) ES6
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MBA
3 1 (2.44%) OCP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) OpenText
4 2 (4.88%) Sophos
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) FNZ
5 1 (2.44%) Huawei
5 1 (2.44%) Novell