Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 26 10
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 11.11% 2.50% 10.81%
As % of the General category 44.44% 40.00% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 25
Stockport median daily rate £413 £350 £668
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -47.60% +72.39%
10th Percentile £301 £278 £300
90th Percentile £578 £423 £711
Manchester median daily rate £415 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +6.41% -2.56% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £170.00 £19.00 £20.24
% change year-on-year +794.74% -6.13% +9.52%

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 Stockport with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18 5 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 25.00% 6.25% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 28
Stockport median daily rate £380 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.22% -8.93% -6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £272 £248
90th Percentile £526 £408 £703
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stockport median hourly rate - - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £13.86 £14.50
% change year-on-year +102.02% -4.41% -23.64%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Stockport

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Stockport

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Stockport over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Stockport

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Procurement Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Laravel
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
1 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend