Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 207 113 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.74% 14.21% 24.05%
As % of the General category 71.38% 50.67% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 74 177
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £316
90th Percentile £575 £564 £750
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -3.32% +3.44% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.09 £18.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.19% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £13.60 £12.50
% change year-on-year +157.45% +8.76% +15.10%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 290 223 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 30.46% 28.05% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 134 242
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.02% +15.67%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £538 £711
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.74% -35.71% +94.76%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.88 £14.95
90th Percentile £57.71 £20.38 £26.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +171.43% -9.68% -40.38%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in South Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Sheffield +5 184 £450 +5.88% 23
Barnsley -2 10 £463 +50.41% 3
Doncaster +9 5 £413 +10.00% 1
Rotherham -4 1 - - 3
Finance
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 94 (45.41%) Banking
2 71 (34.30%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (29.95%) Investment Management
4 46 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (15.94%) SMS
7 29 (14.01%) Security Operations
8 24 (11.59%) Java
8 24 (11.59%) Investment Banking
8 24 (11.59%) Cyberthreat
9 23 (11.11%) Project Management
10 22 (10.63%) Windows
11 21 (10.14%) Financial Institution
12 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (9.18%) Python
13 19 (9.18%) Threat Intelligence
14 18 (8.70%) Degree
15 17 (8.21%) Management Information System
16 16 (7.73%) Ansible
16 16 (7.73%) Jenkins
17 15 (7.25%) SIEM
17 15 (7.25%) Google
18 14 (6.76%) Unix
18 14 (6.76%) SQL
18 14 (6.76%) Oracle
19 13 (6.28%) DevOps
19 13 (6.28%) Client/Server
19 13 (6.28%) Data Modelling
19 13 (6.28%) Data Analysis
19 13 (6.28%) Change Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (4.35%) Confluence
2 8 (3.86%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.38%) SAS
4 5 (2.42%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.93%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.97%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.48%) Mule
7 1 (0.48%) nginx
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.48%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (3.38%) OpenDNS
4 6 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.90%) GitHub
4 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.93%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.94%) SMS
2 11 (5.31%) Firewall
3 9 (4.35%) DNS
3 9 (4.35%) Internet
4 6 (2.90%) SSH
4 6 (2.90%) SSL
5 5 (2.42%) Intranet
6 3 (1.45%) LAN
6 3 (1.45%) WAN
7 2 (0.97%) Network Security
7 2 (0.97%) VoIP
8 1 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.86%) Hadoop
2 6 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.42%) Apache Hive
3 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.93%) Maltego
5 3 (1.45%) Big Data
5 3 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.45%) QlikView
6 2 (0.97%) DataStage
6 2 (0.97%) DTS
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.97%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.48%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (7.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.90%) JIRA
3 3 (1.45%) Toad
4 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.48%) ERwin
5 1 (0.48%) JUnit
5 1 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 94 (45.41%) Banking
2 24 (11.59%) Investment Banking
3 21 (10.14%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.38%) Marketing
5 6 (2.90%) Retail
6 5 (2.42%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.93%) Advertising
7 4 (1.93%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) German Language
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (27.05%) Analyst
2 26 (12.56%) Business Analyst
2 26 (12.56%) Project Manager
3 23 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 19 (9.18%) Architect
5 18 (8.70%) Developer
6 14 (6.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 11 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) Security Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 7 (3.38%) Incident Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.38%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (2.42%) IT Analyst
12 5 (2.42%) Security Project Manager
12 5 (2.42%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.86%) Spring
2 7 (3.38%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (3.38%) REST
2 7 (3.38%) Web Services
3 6 (2.90%) SOAP
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.93%) Spring Boot
5 3 (1.45%) HTML
5 3 (1.45%) JSON
5 3 (1.45%) RESTful
6 2 (0.97%) Velocity
7 1 (0.48%) .NET
7 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.48%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.48%) Node.js
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.48%) VXML
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Cyberthreat
2 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.21%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.28%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.86%) User Experience
7 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.93%) DataPower
9 3 (1.45%) Blog
9 3 (1.45%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.45%) NHS
9 3 (1.45%) PKI
9 3 (1.45%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.48%) Animation
11 1 (0.48%) BYOD
11 1 (0.48%) iSeries
11 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.63%) Windows
2 14 (6.76%) Unix
3 8 (3.86%) Linux
4 2 (0.97%) AIX
4 2 (0.97%) Android
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Solaris
5 1 (0.48%) SUSE
5 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.30%) Cybersecurity
2 62 (29.95%) Investment Management
3 46 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.01%) Security Operations
6 23 (11.11%) Project Management
7 19 (9.18%) Threat Intelligence
8 15 (7.25%) SIEM
9 13 (6.28%) Change Management
9 13 (6.28%) Cryptography
9 13 (6.28%) Data Analysis
9 13 (6.28%) Data Modelling
9 13 (6.28%) DevOps
10 12 (5.80%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.80%) Open Source
10 12 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 12 (5.80%) Software Delivery
10 12 (5.80%) Test Scripting
10 12 (5.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.59%) Java
2 19 (9.18%) Python
3 14 (6.76%) SQL
4 8 (3.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.90%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.42%) Go
6 5 (2.42%) Java 8
6 5 (2.42%) Ruby
7 4 (1.93%) Scala
8 3 (1.45%) C
8 3 (1.45%) R
9 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) C++
10 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.70%) Degree
2 11 (5.31%) CISSP
3 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.90%) ISEB
4 5 (2.42%) CCNA
4 5 (2.42%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.45%) CCNP
6 3 (1.45%) CISM
6 3 (1.45%) CRISC
6 3 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.45%) PMP
6 3 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) CBAP
8 1 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.48%) CLAS
8 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.38%) PMO
2 5 (2.42%) QA
3 4 (1.93%) PSD2
4 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.97%) GCP
4 2 (0.97%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.48%) GDPR
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.86%) Docker
2 6 (2.90%) ProxySG
3 5 (2.42%) vSphere
4 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.45%) Firmware
6 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.97%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.48%) KVM
7 1 (0.48%) Varnish
7 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (7.73%) Ansible
2 11 (5.31%) Puppet
3 8 (3.86%) QRadar
4 7 (3.38%) Kubernetes
4 7 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.42%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 4 (1.93%) Ambari
6 4 (1.93%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.48%) CASB
8 1 (0.48%) Control-M
8 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.48%) SCCM
8 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (7.25%) Google
2 14 (6.76%) Oracle
3 11 (5.31%) VMware
4 10 (4.83%) EMC
4 10 (4.83%) Intel
4 10 (4.83%) NetApp
5 9 (4.35%) Cisco
6 7 (3.38%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.38%) IBM
7 6 (2.90%) Blue Coat
7 6 (2.90%) Dell
7 6 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.90%) Symantec
7 6 (2.90%) TOWER Software
8 5 (2.42%) F5
8 5 (2.42%) McAfee
8 5 (2.42%) Splunk
8 5 (2.42%) Tableau
9 3 (1.45%) CyberArk
9 3 (1.45%) Red Hat