Period
to 19 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 17 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -17
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 8 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.16% 5.84% 7.51%
As % of the General category 9.68% 25.81% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 28
Median daily rate £538 £225 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +138.89% -42.31% +0.65%
10th Percentile £416 £163 £360
90th Percentile £544 £463 £411
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £25.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -26.21% +60.94% -1.30%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31 31 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 32.63% 22.63% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 69
Median daily rate £323 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.84% -5.13% +0.65%
10th Percentile £261 £163 £343
90th Percentile £432 £400 £457
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -10.00% +37.25%
10th Percentile £12.14 £14.30 £15.35
90th Percentile £36.55 £45.05 £52.25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £18.03
% change year-on-year +0.95% -12.09% -23.57%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Staffordshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Finance in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Finance in Staffordshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Finance in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Finance in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (33.33%) DAMA
2 1 (33.33%) DAMA DMBOK
2 1 (33.33%) Smartsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Architecture Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) JSON

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (33.33%) Smartsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Architecture Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) DAMA
1 1 (33.33%) DAMA DMBOK
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL