The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Coventry region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 46 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.77% 12.78% 14.74%
As % of the General category 36.22% 27.88% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 25
Average daily rate £360 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.03% -22.44%
General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
127 104 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 38.02% 45.81% 40.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 41
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £490 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +30.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (22.78%) SAP
2 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
3 13 (16.46%) SQL
4 12 (15.19%) Banking
5 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
6 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.66%) CRM
6 10 (12.66%) Cognos
7 9 (11.39%) C#
7 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
7 9 (11.39%) Teradata
8 8 (10.13%) Project Management
8 8 (10.13%) ABAP
8 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.13%) UNIX
8 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
9 7 (8.86%) Retail
9 7 (8.86%) Data Transformation
9 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-pay
9 7 (8.86%) MS Office
9 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.86%) SAP BW
9 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.59%) NetWeaver
10 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.59%) ITIL
10 6 (7.59%) VB
10 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.59%) Asset Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (7.59%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.80%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.27%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP SD
2 4 (5.06%) SAP FI
2 4 (5.06%) SAP CO
2 4 (5.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.27%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) LAN
1 5 (6.33%) WAN
2 4 (5.06%) MPLS
2 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
2 4 (5.06%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SAP BW
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.33%) DTS
3 5 (6.33%) Cognos Powerplay
3 5 (6.33%) ReportNet
4 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.53%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (15.19%) Banking
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.80%) Billing
6 3 (3.80%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Analyst
3 13 (16.46%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Quality Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Performance Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (6.33%) SAP Developer
6 5 (6.33%) SAP BW Developer
6 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Risk Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Information Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Information Risk Manager
7 4 (5.06%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) SAP Architect
8 3 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Teradata Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.27%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.27%) LINQ
5 1 (1.27%) Ajax
5 1 (1.27%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.27%) J2EE
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.27%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
5 1 (1.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Thin Client
1 4 (5.06%) Fat Client
1 4 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.27%) Life Science
3 1 (1.27%) Statistics
3 1 (1.27%) Economics
3 1 (1.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) UNIX
2 5 (6.33%) VMS
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
2 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.66%) CRM
4 8 (10.13%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.86%) Data Transformation
5 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-pay
5 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.59%) ITIL
6 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.59%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.59%) WFM
7 5 (6.33%) MVC
8 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.06%) BCP
8 4 (5.06%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.06%) Logistics
8 4 (5.06%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) C#
3 8 (10.13%) ABAP
4 6 (7.59%) VB
5 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.53%) C
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.27%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) COBOL
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (3.80%) CISA
1 3 (3.80%) CISM
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) COBIT
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) XenApp
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) SAP
2 10 (12.66%) Cognos
3 9 (11.39%) Teradata
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.06%) BT
5 4 (5.06%) Avaya
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Ektron
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Sun
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £200 - £220 per day
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