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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 4 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 49 50 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.15% 12.50% 22.19%
As % of the General category 71.01% 55.56% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 59
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +66.66%

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
69 90 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.56% 22.50% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 82 73
Median daily rate £388 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.01% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Business Analysis
3 17 (17.53%) Java
4 15 (15.46%) Scrum
5 14 (14.43%) Project Management
6 13 (13.40%) Linux
7 12 (12.37%) Change Management
8 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
9 10 (10.31%) HTML
9 10 (10.31%) Banking
10 9 (9.28%) Cucumber
11 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
11 8 (8.25%) RESTful
11 8 (8.25%) Kafka
11 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
11 8 (8.25%) Microservices
11 8 (8.25%) Spring Boot
11 8 (8.25%) Fintech
11 8 (8.25%) Hibernate
11 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
11 8 (8.25%) SQL
11 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.25%) Unix
11 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (8.25%) Spring
11 8 (8.25%) JSON
11 8 (8.25%) QA
12 7 (7.22%) Selenium

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 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.06%) JCAPS
2 2 (2.06%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.03%) Apache
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) JBoss
3 1 (1.03%) Luigi
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.03%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 5 (5.15%) Firewall
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.03%) DHCP
4 1 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Neo4j
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.09%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.03%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Cucumber
2 7 (7.22%) Selenium
3 5 (5.15%) JMeter
4 4 (4.12%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.06%) JUnit
6 2 (2.06%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.06%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.03%) JBehave
7 1 (1.03%) JIRA
7 1 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.03%) Maven
7 1 (1.03%) MSTest
7 1 (1.03%) NUnit
7 1 (1.03%) The Grinder
7 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.31%) Banking
2 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Publishing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (38.14%) Analyst
2 29 (29.90%) Business Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.22%) Tester
6 6 (6.19%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Project Officer
8 4 (4.12%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Support Officer
8 4 (4.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) HTML
2 8 (8.25%) Hibernate
2 8 (8.25%) JSON
2 8 (8.25%) Kafka
2 8 (8.25%) RESTful
2 8 (8.25%) Spring
2 8 (8.25%) Spring Boot
3 7 (7.22%) Dropwizard
3 7 (7.22%) iXBRL
3 7 (7.22%) JAX-RS
3 7 (7.22%) REST
4 6 (6.19%) Web Services
5 4 (4.12%) XML
6 3 (3.09%) CSS
6 3 (3.09%) jQuery
7 2 (2.06%) Ajax
7 2 (2.06%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (2.06%) Smarty
7 2 (2.06%) Symfony
7 2 (2.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Fintech
2 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) iSeries
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) AS400
5 1 (1.03%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.03%) Informatics
5 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.03%) iPad
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.19%) Windows
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Business Analysis
3 15 (15.46%) Scrum
4 14 (14.43%) Project Management
5 12 (12.37%) Change Management
6 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.25%) Microservices
8 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (7.22%) Change Control
9 7 (7.22%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.19%) Mobile First
10 6 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.19%) Web Design
11 5 (5.15%) Migration
11 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) Java
2 8 (8.25%) SQL
3 6 (6.19%) Go
4 3 (3.09%) C
4 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.06%) PHP
5 2 (2.06%) PHP 5
5 2 (2.06%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.03%) Groovy
6 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (5.15%) ISEB
3 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.03%) APMP
5 1 (1.03%) CISSP
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) HL7
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Ansible
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) Sage
3 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco
3 4 (4.12%) F5
3 4 (4.12%) Teradata
4 3 (3.09%) Fiorano
4 3 (3.09%) Informatica
4 3 (3.09%) VMware
5 2 (2.06%) Cognos
5 2 (2.06%) HP
5 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 2 (2.06%) InterSystems
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.03%) Avaya
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago