The 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.06% 12.32% 17.87%
As % of the General category 28.81% 31.25% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
118 112 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.84% 39.44% 50.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 36
Average daily rate £350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 33
Average hourly rate £29.35 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 14 (21.88%) Project Management
2 13 (20.31%) .NET
3 12 (18.75%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) C#
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle
4 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.06%) SAP
5 9 (14.06%) Web Services
5 9 (14.06%) Change Management
5 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (12.50%) Automotive
6 8 (12.50%) HTML
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) MVC
7 7 (10.94%) Banking
7 7 (10.94%) Logistics
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.94%) Degree
7 7 (10.94%) Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.38%) PLM
8 6 (9.38%) XML
9 5 (7.81%) Cognos
9 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.81%) XSLT
9 5 (7.81%) ITIL
9 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) MS Office
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.13%) ENOVIA
4 1 (1.56%) Agresso
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.56%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.25%) Essbase
3 2 (3.13%) Base SAS
3 2 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.56%) DTS
4 1 (1.56%) OLAP
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
1 2 (3.13%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.13%) NCover
1 2 (3.13%) StyleCop
1 2 (3.13%) MSTest
1 2 (3.13%) NDepend
1 2 (3.13%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.50%) Automotive
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Developer
3 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 4 (6.25%) MI Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.25%) Quality Manager
4 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.25%) Performance Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.13%) CRM Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.38%) XML
6 5 (7.81%) XSLT
6 5 (7.81%) jQuery
7 4 (6.25%) MDX
7 4 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.56%) J2EE
9 1 (1.56%) CSS
9 1 (1.56%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.56%) Sass
9 1 (1.56%) LESS
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.13%) Open Source
2 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Project Management
2 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.06%) Change Management
4 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.94%) MVC
4 7 (10.94%) Logistics
4 7 (10.94%) Analytics
5 6 (9.38%) PLM
6 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) Web Development
7 4 (6.25%) Validation
7 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.25%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.25%) VBScript
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.13%) CIMA
2 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) ACCA
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Cognos
4 4 (6.25%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.69%) Teradata
6 2 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
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