The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Institution
England / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 149 141
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 11 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.14% 0.96% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Median daily rate £400 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -21.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £423
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.44 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -34.75%  

Financial Institution 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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 964 1359 1397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.10% 34.18% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 841 737
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 47 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.61% +16.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £57.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.28%  

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the North West

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Institution in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Institution in the North West

Financial Institution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Institution in the North West

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Manchester +11 8 £400 +25.49%
Cheshire +28 3 - -
Financial Institution
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution 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 North West region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (78.26%) Banking
3 12 (52.17%) Security Architecture
4 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (47.83%) Information Security
4 11 (47.83%) GIS
4 11 (47.83%) Security Management
4 11 (47.83%) Internal Audit
4 11 (47.83%) IT Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
6 4 (17.39%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.04%) SLA
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) Remedy
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) Unix
8 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) QlikView

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (78.26%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Consultant
1 11 (47.83%) Security Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) AWS Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Cloud Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) iSeries
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Security Architecture
2 11 (47.83%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Internal Audit
2 11 (47.83%) IT Strategy
2 11 (47.83%) Security Management
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Actimize
2 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau