Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 25 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
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 8.82% 23.68% 25.00%
As % of the General category 18.75% 81.82% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Walsall median daily rate - £383 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.46% -11.44%
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 £11.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.44% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -50.78% +21.90%

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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 47.06% 28.95% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 5
Walsall median daily rate £440 £377 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.79% -0.20% +0.33%
10th Percentile £106 £250 £326
90th Percentile £590 £440 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 £11.34 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.44% -16.04% -
10th Percentile £15.49 £10.65 £12.75
90th Percentile £21.00 £12.02 £14.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +90.63% -43.86% -9.52%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Walsall

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Walsall

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Walsall

For the 6 months to 25 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) PABX
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) NEC