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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 5
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 15.38% 12.00%
As % of the General category - 40.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.57% +18.57%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 4.76% 38.46% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance in Walsall.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Walsall

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle