The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Solihull
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 25.44% 18.80% 21.62%
As % of the General category 58.00% 61.11% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 7
Median daily rate £481 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.37% +5.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £555 £425
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 £21.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year +37.93% +22.53%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 36 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 43.86% 30.77% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 7
Median daily rate £338 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £590 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Solihull

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Solihull over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Solihull

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Solihull

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.18%) Workflow
2 10 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
4 6 (10.91%) Retail
4 6 (10.91%) Analytics
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (9.09%) JIRA
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 5 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
5 5 (9.09%) Sass
5 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.09%) Confluence
5 5 (9.09%) HTML5
5 5 (9.09%) Node.js
5 5 (9.09%) CSS3
5 5 (9.09%) Protractor
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (9.09%) HipChat
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.09%) CSS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) HipChat
1 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
1 5 (9.09%) Protractor
1 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.09%) Developer
2 5 (9.09%) UI Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Administrator
3 4 (7.27%) Coordinator
3 4 (7.27%) Programme Manager
3 4 (7.27%) Project Administrator
3 4 (7.27%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (7.27%) Project Support Administrator
3 4 (7.27%) Project Support Coordinator
4 3 (5.45%) Bid Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) HTML Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (3.64%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 5 (9.09%) CSS
1 5 (9.09%) CSS3
1 5 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
1 5 (9.09%) HTML
1 5 (9.09%) HTML5
1 5 (9.09%) Node.js
1 5 (9.09%) Sass
2 2 (3.64%) WF
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
1 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (18.18%) Workflow
2 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
3 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Analytics
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) SOA
5 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) ERP
6 2 (3.64%) Line Management
6 2 (3.64%) Logistics
6 2 (3.64%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) PgMP
1 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Fujitsu
3 3 (5.45%) HP
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) JDA
4 2 (3.64%) Nokia
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Infor