Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 148 153 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.79% 24.02% 19.51%
As % of the General category 70.81% 70.18% 60.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 106 128
Sheffield median daily rate £444 £516 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +24.02% -7.50%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £301
90th Percentile £638 £645 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.50 £22.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.30% -17.27% -
10th Percentile £14.95 £21.38 £15.65
90th Percentile £50.00 £24.13 £33.71
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.30% -17.27% -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 209 218 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 35.01% 34.22% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 135 200
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £276 £290
90th Percentile £576 £595 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £450 £406
% change year-on-year -6.11% +10.77% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £16.96 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.17% +21.16% +13.36%
10th Percentile £9.48 £11.67 £11.23
90th Percentile £33.33 £22.89 £39.97
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.63 £14.74
% change year-on-year +38.61% -14.35% +19.35%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Sheffield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Sheffield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Sheffield

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Sheffield

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 41 (27.70%) Banking
2 39 (26.35%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (21.62%) Change Management
5 30 (20.27%) Financial Institution
5 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (20.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 25 (16.89%) SQL
7 20 (13.51%) Windows
7 20 (13.51%) Project Management
7 20 (13.51%) Hadoop
8 17 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (10.81%) Investment Management
9 16 (10.81%) Oracle
10 15 (10.14%) Python
11 14 (9.46%) NetApp
12 13 (8.78%) Java
12 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.78%) Analytics
13 12 (8.11%) NAS
13 12 (8.11%) SAS
14 11 (7.43%) EMC
14 11 (7.43%) VMware
14 11 (7.43%) DevOps
15 10 (6.76%) Visualisation
15 10 (6.76%) Tableau
15 10 (6.76%) Scrum
15 10 (6.76%) Google
15 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.76%) Linux

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 12 (8.11%) SAS
2 5 (3.38%) Confluence
2 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) CICS
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.68%) Mule
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.05%) IaaS
3 6 (4.05%) PaaS
4 5 (3.38%) SaaS
5 3 (2.03%) GitHub
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) NAS
2 9 (6.08%) SAN
2 9 (6.08%) SMS
3 4 (2.70%) LAN
3 4 (2.70%) SSH
3 4 (2.70%) SSL
3 4 (2.70%) WAN
4 3 (2.03%) FCoE
4 3 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.03%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.03%) VSAN
5 1 (0.68%) ATM
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Multicast
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) Skype
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) WebEx
5 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.51%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.41%) Big Data
3 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.73%) QlikView
3 7 (4.73%) Spotfire
4 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.03%) HBase
6 2 (1.35%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.35%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.35%) MySQL
6 2 (1.35%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) DB2
7 1 (0.68%) OLAP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) JIRA
2 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.35%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.35%) ERwin
3 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (27.70%) Banking
2 30 (20.27%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) Analyst
2 20 (13.51%) Project Manager
3 18 (12.16%) Architect
4 16 (10.81%) Developer
5 13 (8.78%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.76%) Data Analyst
8 9 (6.08%) Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Security Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Security Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) Senior Manager
11 4 (2.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 4 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (2.70%) IT Manager
11 4 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (2.70%) Security Manager
11 4 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) Service Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.70%) Middleware
2 3 (2.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.03%) Flash
2 3 (2.03%) HTML
2 3 (2.03%) REST
2 3 (2.03%) SOAP
2 3 (2.03%) XML
2 3 (2.03%) XSLT
3 2 (1.35%) Spring
3 2 (1.35%) Velocity
3 2 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.68%) Kafka
4 1 (0.68%) MDX
4 1 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.68%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.68%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.73%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.38%) PKI
4 5 (3.38%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.03%) Clustering
6 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.03%) NHS
6 3 (2.03%) Robotics
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) iSeries
7 2 (1.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) EPoS
8 1 (0.68%) LPAR
8 1 (0.68%) SCORM
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.51%) Windows
2 10 (6.76%) Linux
3 7 (4.73%) Unix
4 4 (2.70%) Solaris
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.35%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.62%) Change Management
4 30 (20.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 30 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (13.51%) Project Management
6 16 (10.81%) Investment Management
7 13 (8.78%) Analytics
7 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.43%) DevOps
9 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.76%) Scrum
9 10 (6.76%) Visualisation
10 9 (6.08%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.41%) Data Integration
11 8 (5.41%) Migration
11 8 (5.41%) Risk Analytics
11 8 (5.41%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.89%) SQL
2 15 (10.14%) Python
3 13 (8.78%) Java
4 9 (6.08%) R
5 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.03%) C
7 3 (2.03%) VB
8 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.35%) Java 8
8 2 (1.35%) Ruby
8 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) COBOL
9 1 (0.68%) Go
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) CISSP
2 5 (3.38%) Degree
3 4 (2.70%) PMP
3 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.03%) APMG
4 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.35%) CISM
5 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CISA
6 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.05%) NFS
3 4 (2.70%) SRDF
3 4 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (2.70%) vSphere
3 4 (2.70%) Xen
4 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.35%) Docker
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.03%) SCCM
3 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.35%) PowerCLI
3 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.68%) CASB
4 1 (0.68%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.68%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) vRealize
4 1 (0.68%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 16 (10.81%) Oracle
2 14 (9.46%) NetApp
3 11 (7.43%) EMC
3 11 (7.43%) VMware
4 10 (6.76%) Google
4 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.76%) Tableau
5 9 (6.08%) Cisco
6 8 (5.41%) Datameer
6 8 (5.41%) Teradata
7 6 (4.05%) IBM
8 5 (3.38%) McAfee
8 5 (3.38%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.03%) Blue Prism
9 3 (2.03%) CA
9 3 (2.03%) Intel
9 3 (2.03%) SAP
9 3 (2.03%) Veritas
10 2 (1.35%) Dell
10 2 (1.35%) Informatica