Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 16 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 9.46% 10.34% 15.46%
As % of the General category 63.64% 54.55% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 22
Stockport median daily rate £375 £350 £668
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -47.60% +122.67%
10th Percentile £297 £263 £306
90th Percentile £456 £464 £711
Manchester median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £90.25 - £23.24

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 11 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 14.86% 18.97% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 20
Stockport median daily rate £368 £315 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -13.10% -3.33%
10th Percentile £298 £263 £230
90th Percentile £444 £453 £701
Manchester median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Stockport median hourly rate - £13.50 -
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £13.50 £18.49
% change year-on-year +29.11% -27.00% -0.04%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Procurement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Laravel
1 1 (14.29%) Symfony
1 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management
2 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Zend