The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 185 187 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.76% 21.67% 19.07%
As % of the General category 61.26% 65.16% 54.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 150 121
Average daily rate £360 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £531 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
Finance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
302 287 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.53% 33.26% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 209 198
Average daily rate £362 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £22.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £45.35 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 84 (23.33%) Banking
2 69 (19.17%) SQL
3 68 (18.89%) Telecoms
4 60 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (15.56%) SAP
5 56 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (14.44%) Marketing
7 49 (13.61%) Programme Management
8 44 (12.22%) Manufacturing
8 44 (12.22%) SQL Server
8 44 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
9 41 (11.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 41 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (11.39%) Microsoft
9 41 (11.39%) Electronics
10 39 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
12 33 (9.17%) Project Management
13 30 (8.33%) MS Excel
13 30 (8.33%) Security Cleared
14 28 (7.78%) Business Analysis
15 24 (6.67%) Retail
16 23 (6.39%) VBA
17 21 (5.83%) Oracle
17 21 (5.83%) ETL
17 21 (5.83%) Change Management
18 19 (5.28%) PRINCE2
19 18 (5.00%) MS Access
19 18 (5.00%) JavaScript
19 18 (5.00%) Teradata

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.67%) SAS
3 4 (1.11%) Apache
3 4 (1.11%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.83%) JBoss
4 3 (0.83%) Node.js
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.22%) MS Office
2 8 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) MS Project
5 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (11.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.56%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.28%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.56%) GitHub
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) IaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.17%) Firewall
2 11 (3.06%) Network Security
3 6 (1.67%) VPN
4 4 (1.11%) Intranet
4 4 (1.11%) MPLS
4 4 (1.11%) WebEx
4 4 (1.11%) Wireless
5 3 (0.83%) LAN
5 3 (0.83%) RSVP
6 2 (0.56%) BGP
6 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.56%) FWSM
6 2 (0.56%) HTTP
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) OSPF
6 2 (0.56%) Skype
6 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.56%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) 3G
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.00%) MS Access
4 11 (3.06%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.78%) Big Data
6 9 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.83%) DB2
11 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.56%) MySQL
12 2 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.39%) JIRA
2 5 (1.39%) Subversion
3 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.83%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.83%) JUnit
5 2 (0.56%) Capybara
5 2 (0.56%) git-flow
5 2 (0.56%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.56%) RSpec
6 1 (0.28%) ERwin
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) Mockito
6 1 (0.28%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 84 (23.33%) Banking
2 68 (18.89%) Telecoms
3 52 (14.44%) Marketing
4 44 (12.22%) Manufacturing
5 41 (11.39%) Electronics
6 24 (6.67%) Retail
7 11 (3.06%) Publishing
8 8 (2.22%) Back Office
8 8 (2.22%) Legal
8 8 (2.22%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.39%) Billing
9 5 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.11%) Military
11 2 (0.56%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (33.89%) Analyst
2 65 (18.06%) Developer
3 59 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 37 (10.28%) Project Manager
5 23 (6.39%) Financial Analyst
6 21 (5.83%) SQL Developer
7 20 (5.56%) Consultant
8 19 (5.28%) Data Analyst
9 16 (4.44%) Architect
9 16 (4.44%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.89%) Designer
11 13 (3.61%) Banking Analyst
11 13 (3.61%) Finance Business Analyst
11 13 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.06%) Network Analyst
13 10 (2.78%) .NET Developer
13 10 (2.78%) Cisco Analyst
13 10 (2.78%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 10 (2.78%) Service Analyst
13 10 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.44%) CSS
2 15 (4.17%) HTML
3 14 (3.89%) .NET
4 9 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 9 (2.50%) Web Services
5 8 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.22%) jQuery
6 7 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.67%) JSON
7 6 (1.67%) React
8 5 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (1.39%) Backbone.js
8 5 (1.39%) Ember.js
8 5 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.11%) REST
9 4 (1.11%) RESTful
9 4 (1.11%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (0.83%) Entity Framework
10 3 (0.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.72%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.06%) User Experience
4 9 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.67%) Blog
6 4 (1.11%) Linked Data
7 3 (0.83%) CMDB
7 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.83%) Reference Data
7 3 (0.83%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.56%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Statistics
8 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.28%) AS400
9 1 (0.28%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.44%) Windows
2 9 (2.50%) Linux
3 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.83%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.83%) Unix
4 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (13.61%) Programme Management
4 44 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
5 41 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (9.17%) Project Management
7 28 (7.78%) Business Analysis
8 21 (5.83%) Change Management
8 21 (5.83%) ETL
9 19 (5.28%) PRINCE2
10 18 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 15 (4.17%) Data Modelling
11 15 (4.17%) Migration
12 13 (3.61%) Change Control
12 13 (3.61%) Risk Management
12 13 (3.61%) Scrum
12 13 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (3.33%) Waterfall
14 11 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 69 (19.17%) SQL
2 23 (6.39%) VBA
3 18 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.17%) C#
5 10 (2.78%) Java
5 10 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.22%) Python
6 8 (2.22%) Ruby
7 6 (1.67%) Perl
7 6 (1.67%) VB
8 5 (1.39%) C
9 4 (1.11%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.56%) COBOL
11 2 (0.56%) Scala
12 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.50%) Degree
4 7 (1.94%) ISEB
4 7 (1.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (1.11%) APMP
6 4 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.83%) CIMA
7 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) ACCA
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) CCAB
9 1 (0.28%) CFA
9 1 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.17%) QA
1 15 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.39%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) XenApp
2 3 (0.83%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.11%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
3 1 (0.28%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 56 (15.56%) SAP
2 41 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.83%) Oracle
4 18 (5.00%) Teradata
5 14 (3.89%) Cisco
6 11 (3.06%) CheckPoint
6 11 (3.06%) Nokia
7 8 (2.22%) F5
8 6 (1.67%) IBM
8 6 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.39%) HP
9 5 (1.39%) Informatica
9 5 (1.39%) VMware
10 4 (1.11%) Citrix
10 4 (1.11%) Tableau
10 4 (1.11%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.83%) Apple
11 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.83%) Juniper
11 3 (0.83%) Rally
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