The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 3 23 5
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18  
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 16.35% 7.56% 17.09%
As % of the General category 62.96% 41.27% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Median daily rate £300 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £568 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% +27.94%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27 63 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 25.96% 18.31% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 24
Median daily rate £300 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £573 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Warrington

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Warrington over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Warrington

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Warrington

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (20.00%) ETL
6 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Oracle
6 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
6 7 (17.50%) High Availability
6 7 (17.50%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (15.00%) Workflow
7 6 (15.00%) Java
8 5 (12.50%) MS Office
8 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (12.50%) Replication
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Broadband
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) IPsec
2 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
3 1 (2.50%) 3G
3 1 (2.50%) 4G
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.50%) Power BI
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Log4j
General
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) DBA
3 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Project Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Workflow Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Domain Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
3 3 (7.50%) Vaadin
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) JSF
4 2 (5.00%) SAML
5 1 (2.50%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) WSDL
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) XSL
5 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) CESG
4 1 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) ETL
3 7 (17.50%) Database Mirroring
3 7 (17.50%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Workflow
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.50%) API Design
7 3 (7.50%) API Development
7 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.50%) Data Entry
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) X++
6 1 (2.50%) RPG
6 1 (2.50%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) HND
2 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) CITP
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) IIBA
3 1 (2.50%) IISP
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) MBCS
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) AirWatch
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Cognos
4 3 (7.50%) Apple
4 3 (7.50%) Hyperion
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.50%) Huawei
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) NEC
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Tellabs