Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 17 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.61% 7.57% 12.00%
As % of the General category 42.86% 50.00% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 5
Stockport median daily rate £475 £419 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +39.58% -14.29%
10th Percentile £360 £330 £250
90th Percentile £730 £545 £405
Manchester median daily rate £422 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.82% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £21.12 £12.74 £13.60
% change year-on-year +65.78% -6.29% -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 14 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 13.08% 15.14% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 7
Stockport median daily rate £275 £384 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.34% +9.64% +5.26%
10th Percentile £213 £305 £250
90th Percentile £730 £565 £430
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Stockport median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +68.54%
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -30.91% +74.60% -3.08%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Alteryx

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%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Alteryx
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau