Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 8.33% 10.28% 13.33%
As % of the General category 53.33% 57.89% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Stockport median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +45.83%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £730 £475 £530
Manchester median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £21.12 £12.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year +68.96% -8.05% -24.47%

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 15 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 15.63% 17.76% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 7
Stockport median daily rate £350 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -10.59% +41.67%
10th Percentile £213 £310 £295
90th Percentile £682 £468 £530
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Stockport median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.00% +15.38%
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.53% +15.15% -10.81%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Capita
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Case Management
4 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya

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 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Capita
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Alteryx
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau