The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 3 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Finance 61 47 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.37% 10.83% 21.94%
As % of the General category 74.39% 44.76% 75.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 51
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
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 - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.83 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.40% +62.60%

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

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
82 105 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.70% 24.19% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 91 64
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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

1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.36%) Business Analysis
3 16 (14.55%) Scrum
3 16 (14.55%) Project Management
3 16 (14.55%) Java
4 15 (13.64%) Banking
5 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.73%) Change Management
6 12 (10.91%) Linux
7 10 (9.09%) ITIL
7 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (8.18%) HTML
9 8 (7.27%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.27%) Spring
9 8 (7.27%) JSON
9 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.27%) Unix
9 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.27%) Microservices
9 8 (7.27%) Spring Boot
9 8 (7.27%) Kafka
9 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
9 8 (7.27%) RESTful
9 8 (7.27%) Cucumber
9 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
9 8 (7.27%) Fintech
10 7 (6.36%) Dropwizard

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.82%) JCAPS
3 2 (1.82%) PowerExchange
3 2 (1.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) JBoss
4 1 (0.91%) Luigi
4 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Office
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Project
2 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) HTTP
2 5 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.82%) PSTN
4 2 (1.82%) Skype
4 2 (1.82%) VoIP
5 1 (0.91%) DHCP
5 1 (0.91%) DNS
5 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
1 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.36%) Neo4j
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.73%) MySQL
6 2 (1.82%) DB2
6 2 (1.82%) OLAP
6 2 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.45%) Selenium
3 5 (4.55%) JMeter
4 4 (3.64%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.73%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.82%) JUnit
6 2 (1.82%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.91%) Ant
7 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.91%) Hudson
7 1 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.91%) Maven
7 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.91%) NUnit
7 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.91%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (13.64%) Banking
2 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Billing
5 1 (0.91%) French Language
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (35.45%) Analyst
2 29 (26.36%) Business Analyst
3 18 (16.36%) Developer
4 12 (10.91%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Tester
7 6 (5.45%) Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Integration Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Manual Tester
9 4 (3.64%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Security Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) UAT Tester
10 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) HTML
2 8 (7.27%) Hibernate
2 8 (7.27%) JSON
2 8 (7.27%) Kafka
2 8 (7.27%) RESTful
2 8 (7.27%) Spring
2 8 (7.27%) Spring Boot
3 7 (6.36%) Dropwizard
3 7 (6.36%) iXBRL
3 7 (6.36%) JAX-RS
3 7 (6.36%) REST
4 6 (5.45%) Web Services
5 4 (3.64%) XML
6 3 (2.73%) jQuery
7 2 (1.82%) .NET
7 2 (1.82%) Ajax
7 2 (1.82%) CSS
7 2 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.82%) Symfony
7 2 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Fintech
3 6 (5.45%) NHS
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) AS400
5 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.82%) iSeries
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) iPad
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Unix
3 7 (6.36%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.36%) Business Analysis
3 16 (14.55%) Project Management
3 16 (14.55%) Scrum
4 14 (12.73%) Change Management
4 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 10 (9.09%) ITIL
5 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.27%) Microservices
6 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.45%) Mobile First
8 6 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (5.45%) Web Design
9 5 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) Java
2 7 (6.36%) SQL
3 6 (5.45%) Go
4 3 (2.73%) C
5 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.82%) PHP
5 2 (1.82%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.91%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) Groovy
6 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (5.45%) ISEB
3 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) CISSP
5 2 (1.82%) CCVP
5 2 (1.82%) CISA
5 2 (1.82%) CISM
5 2 (1.82%) CRISC
6 1 (0.91%) APMP
6 1 (0.91%) Degree
6 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.82%) HL7
3 2 (1.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.91%) COBIT
4 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 6 (5.45%) Cisco
3 6 (5.45%) Sage
4 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.64%) F5
4 4 (3.64%) Fiorano
4 4 (3.64%) SAP
4 4 (3.64%) Teradata
5 3 (2.73%) Avaya
5 3 (2.73%) Informatica
6 2 (1.82%) HP
6 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.82%) Polycom
6 2 (1.82%) VMware
7 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.91%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.91%) Tableau
7 1 (0.91%) Talend
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