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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 8 3
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 15.48% 21.05%
As % of the General category - 59.09% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 8
Median daily rate - £450 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +31.57% -3.79%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2 22 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 5.88% 26.19% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 9
Median daily rate £313 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 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 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects

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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree