The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Salford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.17% - -
As % of the General category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
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 £19.75
% change year-on-year +31.57% -3.79%  

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 Salford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 16.67% 6.06% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £220 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -43.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Salford

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Salford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (37.50%) React
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) IBM

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SSIS Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) React
3 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) New Media
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) SANS
1 2 (25.00%) SSCP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) QRadar
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) VMware