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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 51 79 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.73% 18.90% 23.28%
As % of the General category 63.75% 74.53% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 74 68
Median daily rate £345 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £185 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.78 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £21.26 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +28.86%
Finance
South Wales

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
80 106 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.52% 25.36% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 94 94
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £185 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.39 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.74% -92.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016, 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 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.07%) SQL
3 24 (22.22%) Selenium
4 21 (19.44%) ISEB
5 20 (18.52%) Scrum
6 18 (16.67%) Project Management
7 16 (14.81%) Web Development
7 16 (14.81%) TDD
8 15 (13.89%) Software Testing
8 15 (13.89%) BDD
8 15 (13.89%) HTML
8 15 (13.89%) .NET
8 15 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (12.96%) DevOps
9 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
9 14 (12.96%) CSS
9 14 (12.96%) HTML5
10 13 (12.04%) jQuery
10 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (12.04%) C#
10 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (12.04%) CSS3
10 13 (12.04%) AngularJS
11 12 (11.11%) TypeScript
11 12 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (11.11%) ATDD
11 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.11%) SDLC
11 12 (11.11%) MVC

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 (2.78%) SAS
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) Moodle
3 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
2 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.93%) Google Play
1 1 (0.93%) Route 53
1 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (2.78%) Firewall
1 3 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.78%) MS Access
5 2 (1.85%) Biml
5 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (22.22%) Selenium
2 12 (11.11%) MbUnit
2 12 (11.11%) MSTest
2 12 (11.11%) NUnit
2 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 11 (10.19%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.33%) JMeter
5 7 (6.48%) HP UFT
5 7 (6.48%) WinRunner
6 5 (4.63%) JIRA
7 4 (3.70%) JUnit
8 2 (1.85%) JBehave
8 2 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (1.85%) Maven
8 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 5 (4.63%) Banking
2 1 (0.93%) Back Office
2 1 (0.93%) Billing
2 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
2 1 (0.93%) Legal
2 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (46.30%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) Business Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Agile Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) DBA
8 5 (4.63%) IT Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Consultant
9 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Test Automation Consultant
10 3 (2.78%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) .NET
1 15 (13.89%) HTML
2 14 (12.96%) CSS
2 14 (12.96%) HTML5
3 13 (12.04%) AngularJS
3 13 (12.04%) CSS3
3 13 (12.04%) jQuery
4 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (11.11%) WCF
5 9 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.78%) Middleware
7 2 (1.85%) Spring
7 2 (1.85%) Web Services
7 2 (1.85%) XML
8 1 (0.93%) J2EE
8 1 (0.93%) JAXB
8 1 (0.93%) JSON
8 1 (0.93%) SAX
8 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.63%) AS400
1 5 (4.63%) iPad
2 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.93%) Clustering
2 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.93%) Replication
2 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) AIX
3 3 (2.78%) Linux
3 3 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.52%) Scrum
3 18 (16.67%) Project Management
4 16 (14.81%) TDD
4 16 (14.81%) Web Development
5 15 (13.89%) BDD
5 15 (13.89%) Software Testing
6 14 (12.96%) DevOps
7 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (11.11%) ATDD
8 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.11%) MVC
8 12 (11.11%) SDLC
8 12 (11.11%) Test-First Development
8 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.19%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.19%) Test Strategy
10 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.07%) SQL
2 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.04%) C#
4 12 (11.11%) Java
4 12 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.85%) Perl
7 2 (1.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) ISEB
2 15 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (9.26%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SDET
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Fluentd
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Marathon
2 1 (0.93%) Mesos
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Piwik
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (7.41%) HP
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (2.78%) Canon
4 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco
4 3 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Genesys
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.93%) Informatica
5 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.93%) Perforce
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.93%) Teradata
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
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