Period
to 22 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 January 2020 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 35 172 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.24% 21.97% 21.21%
As % of the General category 37.63% 59.72% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 145 101
Northamptonshire median daily rate £500 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +13.79% -19.44%
10th Percentile £318 £316 £256
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.00 £13.65 £8.81
% change year-on-year -12.09% +54.89% -3.42%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 93 288 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 32.52% 36.78% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 225 162
Northamptonshire median daily rate £371 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +17.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £170 £312 £213
90th Percentile £541 £588 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £405 £385
% change year-on-year +5.07% +5.06% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% +41.71% -49.39%
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £13.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year +5.78% +9.76% -10.85%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Northamptonshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Northamptonshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Northamptonshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Northamptonshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
Northampton -7 17 £480 +20.00% 17
Kettering -2 5 £343 -27.89% 2
Corby - 2 £475 - 1
Finance
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
4 7 (20.00%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (20.00%) Change Management
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Banking
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.14%) JIRA
5 6 (17.14%) FMCG
5 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (17.14%) Project Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Core
6 5 (14.29%) Fintech
6 5 (14.29%) React
6 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.43%) QA
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.43%) JavaScript

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (8.57%) Confluence
1 3 (8.57%) Ethereum
1 3 (8.57%) Hyperledger
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) R3 Corda
2 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.86%) BASE24
3 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (8.57%) AWS
1 3 (8.57%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (8.57%) GitHub
1 3 (8.57%) Serverless
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon SageMaker
2 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) ATM
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) Blockchain
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.71%) Essbase
4 2 (5.71%) Power BI
5 1 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Postman
2 3 (8.57%) Protractor
2 3 (8.57%) Robot Framework
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.86%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 5 (14.29%) React
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
4 4 (11.43%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) OAuth
5 3 (8.57%) OAuth2
5 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (8.57%) Sass
6 2 (5.71%) LINQ
6 2 (5.71%) MDX
6 2 (5.71%) Node.js
6 2 (5.71%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) FMCG
2 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Blog
4 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Change Management
2 7 (20.00%) OO
2 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Project Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Fintech
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) ERP
6 3 (8.57%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.57%) OOD
6 3 (8.57%) OOP
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.71%) Go
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CISM
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CRISC
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) MIIS
2 1 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Hyperion
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Tableau
2 2 (5.71%) Teradata
2 2 (5.71%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.86%) GFI Software
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) TSYS
3 1 (2.86%) VMware