Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 69 71 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.37% 13.42% 15.02%
As % of the General category 38.76% 42.77% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 56 37
Leicestershire median daily rate £403 £188 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.67% -28.57% -21.35%
10th Percentile £284 £80 £94
90th Percentile £550 £472 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £425
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Leicestershire median hourly rate £8.63 £9.02 £10.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.33% -15.90% +7.85%
10th Percentile £8.44 £8.44 £9.72
90th Percentile £8.81 £9.56 £17.33
East Midlands median hourly rate £9.25 £9.13 £11.75
% change year-on-year +1.37% -22.34% +18.21%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 178 166 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 31.90% 31.38% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 120 82
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £288 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% -5.74% -8.61%
10th Percentile £237 £81 £105
90th Percentile £541 £469 £509
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 17
Leicestershire median hourly rate £23.06 £9.13 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.74% -23.96% +14.29%
10th Percentile £8.25 £8.59 £8.60
90th Percentile £43.13 £20.90 £33.20
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £16.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year -13.38% +25.49% +21.43%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 36 £350 -12.50% 9
Kegworth -4 13 - -
Finance
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Financial Institution
3 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.49%) Retail
4 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.04%) Project Management
5 8 (11.59%) Wireless
6 7 (10.14%) Migration
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
6 7 (10.14%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.70%) User Stories
7 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
7 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) PMO
7 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
7 6 (8.70%) LDAP
7 6 (8.70%) Java
7 6 (8.70%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) IPsec
8 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
8 5 (7.25%) Oracle
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (7.25%) Windows
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) DNS
8 5 (7.25%) ERP

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 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.90%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) Drupal
2 2 (2.90%) Liferay
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.45%) nginx
3 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (2.90%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.90%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Wireless
2 6 (8.70%) LDAP
2 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.25%) DNS
3 5 (7.25%) IPsec
3 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) AMQP
5 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.45%) MQTT
5 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.94%) Financial Institution
2 10 (14.49%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Service Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Agile Coach
6 6 (8.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Quality Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Active Directory Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) GDPR Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Junior
9 3 (4.35%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.45%) JMS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.45%) REST
2 1 (1.45%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) PKI
2 5 (7.25%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
1 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
1 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
2 9 (13.04%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Migration
3 7 (10.14%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (8.70%) Service Management
4 6 (8.70%) User Stories
4 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.25%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (7.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (7.25%) ERP
5 5 (7.25%) Project Governance
5 5 (7.25%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Java
1 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) Scala
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CIMA
4 1 (1.45%) MBA
4 1 (1.45%) OCP
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PMO
2 4 (5.80%) GDPR
2 4 (5.80%) P3O
3 3 (4.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.45%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.90%) OpenText