Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 79 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 21.12% 8.85% 13.68%
As % of the General category 58.52% 37.72% 53.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 42
Liverpool median daily rate £433 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £218 £313 £300
90th Percentile £598 £510 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £415 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +8.85% +1.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 135 114 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 36.10% 23.46% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 80
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £206 £238 £263
90th Percentile £618 £525 £501
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £388 £366
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.02% -8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -43.09% +90.38%
10th Percentile £12.02 £13.00 £21.42
90th Percentile £13.77 £21.20 £24.27
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £15.89
% change year-on-year +0.85% -18.17% +32.40%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 19 (24.05%) Project Management
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 12 (15.19%) Java
3 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.13%) CRM
4 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.13%) Analytics
5 7 (8.86%) Gantt Chart
5 7 (8.86%) SMS
5 7 (8.86%) .NET
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.86%) Scrum
5 7 (8.86%) Retail
5 7 (8.86%) Critical Path Analysis
6 6 (7.59%) QA
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.59%) Workflow
6 6 (7.59%) C#
6 6 (7.59%) SAP
6 6 (7.59%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.59%) Data Structures
7 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC

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 2 (2.53%) Apache
1 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) SMS
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) BGP
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.53%) Firewall
4 2 (2.53%) MPLS
4 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.53%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.27%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) OSPF
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) Power BI
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Lombardi
1 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.27%) ERwin
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (15.19%) Banking
2 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Interactive Media
5 2 (2.53%) Automotive
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Developer
2 9 (11.39%) Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Architect
7 3 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.80%) CRM Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.80%) Junior
7 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.06%) CSS
4 4 (5.06%) CSS3
4 4 (5.06%) Ember.js
4 4 (5.06%) HTML5
4 4 (5.06%) jQuery
4 4 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (5.06%) React
4 4 (5.06%) REST
5 3 (3.80%) Spring
5 3 (3.80%) Web Services
6 2 (2.53%) J2EE
7 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.27%) Django
7 1 (1.27%) Middleware
7 1 (1.27%) SOAP
7 1 (1.27%) Symfony
7 1 (1.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Project Management
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.13%) Analytics
4 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.13%) CRM
5 7 (8.86%) Critical Path Analysis
5 7 (8.86%) Gantt Chart
5 7 (8.86%) Scrum
6 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.59%) Workflow
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.33%) ETL
7 5 (6.33%) OO
7 5 (6.33%) OOP
7 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC
7 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) Java
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.59%) C#
3 6 (7.59%) Python
4 5 (6.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) Java 8
5 1 (1.27%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) CCNP
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.53%) XenApp
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) SAP
3 5 (6.33%) IBM
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.27%) Tableau
7 1 (1.27%) Zend