The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 39.47% 34.69% 12.82%
As % of the General category 55.56% 50.00% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £400 £410 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +25.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £425
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 Macclesfield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27 34 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 71.05% 69.39% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 11
Median daily rate £431 £350 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -20.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £471 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Macclesfield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Macclesfield

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (45.16%) SAP
2 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (35.48%) Data Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Hyperion
4 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
5 7 (22.58%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.90%) Zephyr
8 4 (12.90%) Workday
8 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) ETL
8 4 (12.90%) Test Management
8 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
9 3 (9.68%) Data Management
9 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
9 3 (9.68%) SAP FI
9 3 (9.68%) Analytics
10 2 (6.45%) IDERA

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
1 3 (9.68%) SAP FI
1 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.23%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MDG
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Essbase
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) OLAP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Zephyr
3 2 (6.45%) ERwin
3 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Hyperion Expert
6 1 (3.23%) OBIEE Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Talend Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) MDX
2 1 (3.23%) IDoc
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Data Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) ETL
4 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Test Management
4 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) DRM
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.23%) AAT
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) SAP
2 9 (29.03%) Hyperion
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Workday
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) IDERA
5 2 (6.45%) Talend
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica