Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 10.91% 5.77% 6.28%
As % of the General category 37.50% 42.86% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
Stockport median daily rate £469 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +13.43% +39.58%
10th Percentile £361 £360 £327
90th Percentile £641 £730 £565
Manchester median daily rate £415 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £15.32 £21.12 £12.74
% change year-on-year -27.49% +65.78% -6.29%

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 Stockport with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 29.09% 13.46% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 20
Stockport median daily rate £375 £275 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -26.42% +6.79%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £303
90th Percentile £638 £730 £576
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Stockport median hourly rate £41.00 - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £19.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% +6.94% +20.00%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) BASE24
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) ATM

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 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree