Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 155 269 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.46% 28.77% 27.92%
As % of the General category 57.41% 63.15% 59.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 218 165
Northamptonshire median daily rate £405 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £281 £311 £325
90th Percentile £532 £566 £545
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £425
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £9.25 £9.13 £11.75
% change year-on-year +1.37% -22.34% +18.21%

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 270 426 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 39.13% 45.56% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 344 262
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £206 £306 £263
90th Percentile £532 £575 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.44% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £48.50 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.18% +254.73% +7.24%
10th Percentile £10.29 £30.15 £9.10
90th Percentile £11.85 £76.75 £17.24
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £14.80 £12.63
% change year-on-year -6.34% +17.21% +22.42%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 0 125 £415 -2.35% 5
Kettering +2 3 £290 -10.77% 3
Corby +4 1 - -
Daventry - 1 - -
Finance
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.03%) Banking
3 25 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (16.13%) Java
4 24 (15.48%) SQL
4 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
5 20 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
6 18 (11.61%) TDD
7 17 (10.97%) Oracle
8 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
8 16 (10.32%) JavaScript
8 16 (10.32%) ITIL
8 16 (10.32%) Git (software)
9 15 (9.68%) Project Management
9 15 (9.68%) Migration
10 14 (9.03%) PRINCE2
10 14 (9.03%) HTML
10 14 (9.03%) ERP
10 14 (9.03%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.39%) User Experience
11 13 (8.39%) Scrum
11 13 (8.39%) Service Management
11 13 (8.39%) ITSM
11 13 (8.39%) Spring
12 12 (7.74%) Release Management
12 12 (7.74%) Web Services
13 11 (7.10%) Windows
13 11 (7.10%) CSS
13 11 (7.10%) JUnit
13 11 (7.10%) OO

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 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.58%) IIS
3 2 (1.29%) Confluence
3 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (2.58%) InVision
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.65%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Infor M3
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.65%) Infor CloudSuite
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (2.58%) SaaS
3 3 (1.94%) GitHub
4 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) npm
5 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Firewall
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) LAN
1 1 (0.65%) SAN
1 1 (0.65%) WAN
1 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.87%) RDBMS
2 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.29%) MySQL
4 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.10%) JUnit
3 10 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.45%) JIRA
4 9 (5.81%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.58%) Gradle
5 4 (2.58%) Maven
6 3 (1.94%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.29%) JProfiler
7 2 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.65%) Grunt
8 1 (0.65%) gulp
8 1 (0.65%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (29.03%) Banking
2 5 (3.23%) Legal
3 3 (1.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
4 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (21.94%) Analyst
2 22 (14.19%) Developer
3 19 (12.26%) Business Analyst
4 14 (9.03%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.10%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.81%) Applications Support
7 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Integration Manager
8 5 (3.23%) Scrum Master
9 4 (2.58%) Administrator
9 4 (2.58%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.58%) PMO Lead
9 4 (2.58%) Senior Manager
9 4 (2.58%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (2.58%) Test Analyst
10 3 (1.94%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.03%) HTML
2 13 (8.39%) Spring
3 12 (7.74%) Web Services
4 11 (7.10%) CSS
5 10 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 9 (5.81%) JPA
6 9 (5.81%) Middleware
6 9 (5.81%) SOAP
7 8 (5.16%) .NET
8 6 (3.87%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.87%) Java EE
8 6 (3.87%) JSON
8 6 (3.87%) REST
8 6 (3.87%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.23%) RESTful
9 5 (3.23%) X-Windows
10 4 (2.58%) Ajax
10 4 (2.58%) J2EE
11 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) User Experience
2 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.29%) Animation
6 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.29%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.10%) Windows
2 5 (3.23%) Linux
3 4 (2.58%) Android
3 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (11.61%) TDD
4 16 (10.32%) ITIL
5 15 (9.68%) Migration
5 15 (9.68%) Project Management
6 14 (9.03%) ERP
6 14 (9.03%) PRINCE2
6 14 (9.03%) Test Automation
7 13 (8.39%) ITSM
7 13 (8.39%) Scrum
7 13 (8.39%) Service Management
8 12 (7.74%) Release Management
9 11 (7.10%) DevOps
9 11 (7.10%) OO
9 11 (7.10%) Wireframes
10 9 (5.81%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.81%) Change Management
11 8 (5.16%) Data Protection
12 7 (4.52%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.13%) Java
2 24 (15.48%) SQL
3 16 (10.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.16%) C#
5 5 (3.23%) Ruby
6 4 (2.58%) Python
6 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.29%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.29%) C
8 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) ABAP
9 1 (0.65%) Go
9 1 (0.65%) Jython
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (5.81%) ISEB
3 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.87%) Degree
5 2 (1.29%) CCA
6 1 (0.65%) ACCA
6 1 (0.65%) APMP
6 1 (0.65%) CFA
6 1 (0.65%) CIMA
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) PMO
2 4 (2.58%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.65%) COSO
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.29%) Kibana
3 1 (0.65%) Grafana
3 1 (0.65%) logstash
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.97%) Oracle
3 8 (5.16%) SAP
4 6 (3.87%) Adobe
4 6 (3.87%) Perforce
5 5 (3.23%) Capita
6 3 (1.94%) Infor
7 2 (1.29%) Cognos
7 2 (1.29%) Teradata
7 2 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.65%) Apigee
8 1 (0.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Informatica
8 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) Siebel