Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 17 October 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 13.68% 20.45% 2.86%
As % of the General category 33.33% 81.82% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 1
Wakefield median daily rate £350 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -
10th Percentile £250 £323 £243
90th Percentile £461 £459 £248
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - £10.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £10.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +42.00% -52.38% +8.39%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 41.05% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 5
Wakefield median daily rate £390 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +40.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £154
90th Percentile £473 £450 £298
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Wakefield median hourly rate £11.75 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -30.95% +40.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Wakefield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Wakefield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Wakefield

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Wakefield over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Wakefield

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) Back Office
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) SMS
4 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) SCOM
5 2 (15.38%) BPMN
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) FMCG
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Ant
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ERP Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Remediation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) SOX Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CGEIT
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Demandware
2 1 (7.69%) VMware