Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 26 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -21 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.91% 2.59% 19.74%
As % of the General category 31.25% 18.75% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 14
Salford median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £346 £318 £338
90th Percentile £513 £693 £555
Manchester median daily rate £422 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.82% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Salford median hourly rate £22.35 - £13.60
10th Percentile £20.67 - £12.89
90th Percentile £24.02 - £14.30
Manchester median hourly rate £21.12 £12.74 £13.60
% change year-on-year +65.78% -6.29% -24.47%

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 Salford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 12.50% 13.79% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 21
Salford median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £292 £323 £300
90th Percentile £488 £500 £530
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Salford median hourly rate £17.43 - £13.60
10th Percentile £17.34 - £12.89
90th Percentile £31.50 - £14.30
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +66.67% -5.71%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Salford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 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 Salford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Serverless
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Serverless
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SAS EBI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SAS BI Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) React
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft