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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 12 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 62 45 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.37% 16.61% 30.65%
As % of the General category 52.54% 73.77% 74.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 71
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -62.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -14.11%
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
118 61 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.05% 22.51% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 49 106
Median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -62.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.00%) SQL
3 23 (21.30%) TDD
4 22 (20.37%) .NET
5 21 (19.44%) C#
5 21 (19.44%) jQuery
6 20 (18.52%) Web Development
6 20 (18.52%) HTML
6 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 20 (18.52%) CSS
6 20 (18.52%) Scrum
7 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (17.59%) BDD
8 18 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (16.67%) Banking
8 18 (16.67%) MVC
9 17 (15.74%) WCF
9 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
9 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (14.81%) DevOps
10 16 (14.81%) TypeScript
10 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.81%) CSS3
10 16 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (14.81%) ATDD
10 16 (14.81%) MSTest
10 16 (14.81%) HTML5
10 16 (14.81%) MbUnit
10 16 (14.81%) Test-First Development

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%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Office
3 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.78%) Redis
4 2 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.85%) MS Access
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) MbUnit
1 16 (14.81%) MSTest
1 16 (14.81%) NUnit
1 16 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.48%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.48%) Selenium
3 4 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.93%) Bower
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Grunt
5 1 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.93%) QAComplete
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Analyst
2 29 (26.85%) Developer
3 22 (20.37%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.74%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Agile Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Senior Agile Developer
6 14 (12.96%) Project Manager
6 14 (12.96%) Test Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) Tester
8 9 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
8 9 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) DBA
10 5 (4.63%) Excel Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Finance Business Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Lead Business Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.37%) .NET
2 21 (19.44%) jQuery
3 20 (18.52%) CSS
3 20 (18.52%) HTML
4 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
4 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (15.74%) WCF
5 16 (14.81%) CSS3
5 16 (14.81%) HTML5
5 16 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (7.41%) XML
7 3 (2.78%) Kafka
7 3 (2.78%) RESTful
7 3 (2.78%) Web Services
8 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.85%) Middleware
8 2 (1.85%) Mojolicious
9 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.70%) User Experience
2 3 (2.78%) iPad
3 2 (1.85%) AS400
4 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.93%) Informatics
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
4 1 (0.93%) Physics
4 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Unix
3 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.85%) AIX
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) pSOS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.30%) TDD
3 20 (18.52%) Scrum
3 20 (18.52%) Web Development
4 19 (17.59%) BDD
4 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (16.67%) MVC
5 18 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 16 (14.81%) ATDD
6 16 (14.81%) DevOps
6 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 16 (14.81%) Test-First Development
7 14 (12.96%) Project Management
8 12 (11.11%) Migration
9 11 (10.19%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.41%) Manual Testing
11 8 (7.41%) V-Model
12 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) SQL
2 21 (19.44%) C#
3 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.81%) TypeScript
5 7 (6.48%) Java
6 5 (4.63%) Perl
7 3 (2.78%) Go
7 3 (2.78%) Scala
7 3 (2.78%) VBA
8 2 (1.85%) C
8 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.85%) RPG
8 2 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
2 9 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) CCNP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SDET
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle
2 5 (4.63%) SAP
3 3 (2.78%) Canon
3 3 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Informatica
4 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.93%) Teradata
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