Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 15.63% 8.82% 23.68%
As % of the General category 100.00% 18.75% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Walsall median daily rate £400 - £383
10th Percentile £270 - £351
90th Percentile £438 - £444
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Walsall median hourly rate - £20.00 £11.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +76.44% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -8.57% +11.11% -47.50%

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 5 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 15.63% 47.06% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 10
Walsall median daily rate £333 £440 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.43% +16.79% -7.83%
10th Percentile £270 £106 £250
90th Percentile £423 £590 £440
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Walsall median hourly rate - £20.00 £11.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +76.44% -16.04%
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £17.63
% change year-on-year -27.87% +73.05% -38.16%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Walsall

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Walsall over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 November 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 1 (20.00%) Contract Negotiation
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Psychology
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Interface Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Contract Negotiation
2 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Psychology
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe