Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 12 6
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.63% 10.77% 13.59%
As % of the General category 13.89% 37.84% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 21
Solihull median daily rate £340 £394 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.65% -9.48% -5.95%
10th Percentile £308 £288 £363
90th Percentile £372 £598 £500
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 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -47.50% +14.29%

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 Solihull with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 36 74 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 18.95% 28.46% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 26
Solihull median daily rate £468 £358 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -16.13% +17.59%
10th Percentile £295 £179 £350
90th Percentile £596 £471 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Solihull median hourly rate £51.83 £15.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +234.39% -63.53% +28.79%
10th Percentile £44.12 £15.25 £24.70
90th Percentile £57.54 £15.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +90.63% -43.86% -9.52%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Project Controller
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft