Period
to 17 October 2017

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 6 months to 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -34 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 85 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.68% 10.43% 8.72%
As % of the General category 32.26% 68.00% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 29 17
Shropshire median daily rate £450 £365 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -33.64% +103.70%
10th Percentile £320 £316 £281
90th Percentile £548 £600 £678
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £35.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.95 £14.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.93% -35.87% -26.98%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31 125 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.31% 15.34% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 22
Shropshire median daily rate £390 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% -16.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £237 £278 £241
90th Percentile £458 £590 £656
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £18.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £29.91
% change year-on-year +38.64% -26.45% -7.97%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Shropshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 October 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
Telford -31 8 £463 +26.71% 3
Finance
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Open Workbench
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) API Design
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) JSON

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 1 (10.00%) Mule
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Open Workbench
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Middleware Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (10.00%) API Design
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) WSO2