Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 80 50 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.66% 12.82% 15.14%
As % of the General category 47.06% 43.10% 50.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 49
Liverpool median daily rate £481 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £331 £303 £300
90th Percentile £600 £585 £650
Merseyside median daily rate £481 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +6.89% +16.13% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 - £22.85
10th Percentile £12.45 - £21.42
90th Percentile £13.77 - £24.27
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 - £22.85

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 Liverpool with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 170 116 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 41.77% 29.74% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 73 88
Liverpool median daily rate £475 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% +10.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £165
90th Percentile £625 £620 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £463 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +12.12% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £29.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -56.19% +147.27%
10th Percentile £11.29 £13.00 £22.86
90th Percentile £13.77 £21.20 £35.95
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £22.42
% change year-on-year +0.85% -42.02% +86.85%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Liverpool

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Liverpool

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Liverpool over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Liverpool

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (17.50%) Project Management
2 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (15.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) Windows
5 10 (12.50%) Cisco
5 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.50%) Banking
6 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (10.00%) SQL
7 8 (10.00%) Python
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
8 7 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (8.75%) QA
9 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
9 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
10 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (6.25%) DevOps
10 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
10 5 (6.25%) SDLC
10 5 (6.25%) PMO
10 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.25%) Unix
10 5 (6.25%) SOAP
10 5 (6.25%) Apache
10 5 (6.25%) Linux
10 5 (6.25%) OOP

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (6.25%) Apache
1 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.25%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) BGP
1 4 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (5.00%) MPLS
1 4 (5.00%) Network Security
1 4 (5.00%) WAN
2 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.75%) VPN
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.50%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
3 2 (2.50%) IPsec
3 2 (2.50%) LAN
3 2 (2.50%) Multicast
3 2 (2.50%) OSPF
3 2 (2.50%) SMS
3 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 2 (2.50%) VLAN
3 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.25%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Maven
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.75%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Junior
9 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
1 5 (6.25%) SOAP
2 4 (5.00%) Spring
3 3 (3.75%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.50%) J2EE
4 2 (2.50%) JSON
4 2 (2.50%) REST
4 2 (2.50%) RESTful
4 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) YAML
5 1 (1.25%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.25%) Django
5 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.25%) HTML
5 1 (1.25%) JSP
5 1 (1.25%) Lucene
5 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Fintech
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Project Management
2 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.00%) CRM
5 6 (7.50%) ITIL
5 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps
6 5 (6.25%) OOP
6 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (6.25%) Release Management
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum
6 5 (6.25%) SDLC
7 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.00%) ITSM
7 4 (5.00%) Network Management
7 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Service Management
7 4 (5.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) Java
2 8 (10.00%) Python
2 8 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) Java 8
4 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) VB
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) CCNP
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
3 2 (2.50%) CCDP
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Ansible
1 4 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Cisco
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) HP
3 3 (3.75%) IBM
3 3 (3.75%) Juniper
3 3 (3.75%) MuleSoft
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (1.25%) Misys
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau