The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 31 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.87% 8.38% 4.20%
As % of the General category 26.32% 76.92% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £463 £439 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -  
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 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 19 39 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 10.92% 10.89% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 3
Median daily rate £425 £110 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +286.36% -72.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
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 Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Shropshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Shropshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -13 4 £463 +36.02% 6
Finance
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
1 7 (28.00%) Open Workbench
2 5 (20.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (20.00%) Line Management
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) PMO
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
4 3 (12.00%) Niku
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) Project Governance

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Open Workbench
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (8.00%) Sahi
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) WATIR
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Mockito
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) Django
2 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (4.00%) OpenID
2 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Reinsurance
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) Line Management
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
1 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.00%) MAPM
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) PMO
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Grafana
1 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
1 1 (4.00%) rkt
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Niku
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
Telford, Shropshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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