The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / Yorkshire
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 340 563 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.96% 20.08% 21.82%
As % of the General category 53.80% 63.19% 66.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 406 393
Median daily rate £425 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.60 £11.25 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.84% -31.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% +20.83%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 632 891 863
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.67% 31.78% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 619 546
Median daily rate £423 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.62% +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% -42.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.89 £40.55 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 261 £425 +6.25% 91
South Yorkshire -8 55 £425 -10.52% 19
North Yorkshire +4 13 £440 +9.31% 15
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 145 (19.73%) Banking
2 140 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (13.47%) Project Management
5 92 (12.52%) SQL
5 92 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (9.93%) Windows
7 73 (9.93%) Retail
8 61 (8.30%) Microsoft
9 54 (7.35%) Unix
10 53 (7.21%) ITIL
11 52 (7.07%) Linux
12 50 (6.80%) Java
12 50 (6.80%) Data Centre
13 45 (6.12%) SQL Server
13 45 (6.12%) Marketing
14 43 (5.85%) Business Analysis
15 42 (5.71%) Oracle
16 41 (5.58%) Analytics
17 40 (5.44%) Legal
17 40 (5.44%) Programme Management
18 39 (5.31%) Migration
18 39 (5.31%) SAP
18 39 (5.31%) ERP
19 38 (5.17%) Telecoms
20 36 (4.90%) Cisco
20 36 (4.90%) Service Delivery
21 32 (4.35%) Manufacturing
22 31 (4.22%) VMware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 31 (4.22%) SAS
2 18 (2.45%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.22%) Confluence
4 9 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (1.09%) Mule
6 4 (0.54%) CMS
6 4 (0.54%) IBM Domino
6 4 (0.54%) IIS
6 4 (0.54%) StreamWeaver
6 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.41%) CICS
8 2 (0.27%) Apache
8 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 29 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.27%) MS Office
3 16 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (2.18%) MS Project
4 12 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 27 (3.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.27%) BASE24
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.14%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.09%) GitHub
4 6 (0.82%) Office 365
5 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.14%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.08%) Firewall
2 21 (2.86%) Internet
3 15 (2.04%) DNS
4 14 (1.90%) Network Security
5 13 (1.77%) SSL
5 13 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.36%) FTP
7 10 (1.36%) LAN
7 10 (1.36%) VPN
7 10 (1.36%) WAN
8 9 (1.22%) DHCP
9 8 (1.09%) HTTP
9 8 (1.09%) SAN
10 6 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (0.82%) Wireless
11 5 (0.68%) Extranet
11 5 (0.68%) LDAP
12 4 (0.54%) Intranet
12 4 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.59%) Big Data
3 16 (2.18%) Hadoop
4 12 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.22%) MySQL
8 8 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (0.95%) HBase
9 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 6 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.82%) QlikView
11 5 (0.68%) OLAP
11 5 (0.68%) OLTP
11 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 21 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.45%) JIRA
3 7 (0.95%) Cucumber
3 7 (0.95%) Rational Application Developer
4 6 (0.82%) Selenium
5 5 (0.68%) Xcode
6 4 (0.54%) JMeter
6 4 (0.54%) JUnit
6 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.41%) Gradle
7 3 (0.41%) Maven
7 3 (0.41%) Mockito
7 3 (0.41%) Spock
7 3 (0.41%) Subversion
8 2 (0.27%) Gatling
8 2 (0.27%) Grunt
8 2 (0.27%) gulp
8 2 (0.27%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 145 (19.73%) Banking
2 73 (9.93%) Retail
3 45 (6.12%) Marketing
4 40 (5.44%) Legal
5 38 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 32 (4.35%) Manufacturing
7 27 (3.67%) Electronics
7 27 (3.67%) Retail Banking
8 24 (3.27%) Law
9 14 (1.90%) Advertising
10 8 (1.09%) Games
10 8 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.68%) Publishing
12 4 (0.54%) Back Office
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
13 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.27%) German Language
14 2 (0.27%) Military
14 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (24.08%) Analyst
2 95 (12.93%) Project Manager
3 88 (11.97%) Developer
4 86 (11.70%) Business Analyst
5 65 (8.84%) Consultant
6 50 (6.80%) Architect
7 26 (3.54%) IT Manager
8 25 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
9 24 (3.27%) Senior Manager
10 21 (2.86%) Administrator
11 20 (2.72%) Service Analyst
12 18 (2.45%) DBA
13 17 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (2.18%) Financial Analyst
15 14 (1.90%) Finance Manager
16 13 (1.77%) Agile Business Analyst
16 13 (1.77%) IT Project Manager
16 13 (1.77%) SQL Developer
16 13 (1.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.86%) .NET
1 21 (2.86%) HTML
2 18 (2.45%) Web Services
3 16 (2.18%) CSS
4 15 (2.04%) jQuery
5 13 (1.77%) Middleware
6 10 (1.36%) J2EE
7 9 (1.22%) Entity Framework
7 9 (1.22%) Node.js
7 9 (1.22%) XML
8 8 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (1.09%) JSP
8 8 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (0.95%) AngularJS
9 7 (0.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (0.95%) JavaBeans
9 7 (0.95%) REST
9 7 (0.95%) RESTful
9 7 (0.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 29 (3.95%) User Experience
4 22 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.18%) Mainframe
6 15 (2.04%) NHS
7 12 (1.63%) iSeries
8 11 (1.50%) Credit Risk
8 11 (1.50%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.50%) Replication
9 9 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.22%) iPad
10 8 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.95%) iPhone
12 6 (0.82%) FMCG
12 6 (0.82%) Tandem
13 4 (0.54%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.54%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.93%) Windows
2 54 (7.35%) Unix
3 52 (7.07%) Linux
4 17 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.04%) Android
7 11 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.95%) AIX
9 7 (0.95%) Solaris
9 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.82%) SUSE
11 5 (0.68%) zOS
12 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.27%) CatOS
13 2 (0.27%) VMS
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (13.47%) Project Management
4 74 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (7.21%) ITIL
6 43 (5.85%) Business Analysis
7 41 (5.58%) Analytics
8 40 (5.44%) Programme Management
9 39 (5.31%) ERP
9 39 (5.31%) Migration
10 36 (4.90%) Service Delivery
11 29 (3.95%) DevOps
11 29 (3.95%) Scrum
12 27 (3.67%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (3.54%) PRINCE2
14 25 (3.40%) Service Management
14 25 (3.40%) Waterfall
15 24 (3.27%) Change Management
16 23 (3.13%) SDLC
16 23 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 92 (12.52%) SQL
2 50 (6.80%) Java
3 28 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (2.72%) Python
5 19 (2.59%) C#
6 18 (2.45%) VBA
7 16 (2.18%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.50%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.09%) Apple Swift
10 7 (0.95%) Perl
10 7 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.82%) Ruby
11 6 (0.82%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.68%) JCL
13 3 (0.41%) C++
13 3 (0.41%) Korn
13 3 (0.41%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.41%) PHP
13 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (4.08%) Degree
2 16 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.22%) ISEB
5 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.95%) CCIE
7 6 (0.82%) CCNA
8 5 (0.68%) CCNP
8 5 (0.68%) CISM
8 5 (0.68%) CISSP
8 5 (0.68%) MCSE
8 5 (0.68%) SAS Certification
9 4 (0.54%) CISA
9 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.41%) ACCA
10 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.54%) QA
2 24 (3.27%) PMO
3 19 (2.59%) SLA
4 17 (2.31%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.77%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.54%) FATCA
7 4 (0.54%) GDPR
7 4 (0.54%) IFRS
7 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.41%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.14%) Basel II
9 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.82%) Docker
4 5 (0.68%) RACF
4 5 (0.68%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (0.68%) vSphere
5 4 (0.54%) ACF2
5 4 (0.54%) HDFS
5 4 (0.54%) NFS
5 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.41%) SRDF
6 3 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.27%) Firmware
7 2 (0.27%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Management
1 15 (2.04%) Tivoli
2 14 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 11 (1.50%) Puppet
4 7 (0.95%) Ansible
5 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.68%) zSecure
6 4 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.54%) Nagios
6 4 (0.54%) Nexpose
7 3 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.41%) SCCM
8 2 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.27%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.27%) Salt
8 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 61 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.71%) Oracle
3 39 (5.31%) SAP
4 36 (4.90%) Cisco
5 31 (4.22%) VMware
6 22 (2.99%) IBM
7 20 (2.72%) F5
8 14 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.63%) NetIQ
9 12 (1.63%) Splunk
10 10 (1.36%) Avaya
11 9 (1.22%) MuleSoft
12 8 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.09%) CyberArk
12 8 (1.09%) Sourcefire
13 7 (0.95%) EMC
14 6 (0.82%) Cognos
14 6 (0.82%) NetApp
14 6 (0.82%) Symantec
15 5 (0.68%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day Rate flexible £500-550/day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Rate: £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate
360 Resourcing
Rate: Up to £200 per day depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Rate: £380 - £415 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Washington Frank
Rate: £160 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Barnsley
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 24 days ago