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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 47 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.02% 14.33% 13.73%
As % of the General category 37.90% 36.84% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 12
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£435 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £232 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £491 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.03%
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
124 133 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 39.62% 38.89% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 23
Average daily rate £415 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 38
Average hourly rate £25.66 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.59%) .NET
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.32%) Web Services
4 16 (18.18%) Oracle
4 16 (18.18%) SQL
4 16 (18.18%) Retail
5 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
6 13 (14.77%) Banking
7 12 (13.64%) Cognos
7 12 (13.64%) XML
7 12 (13.64%) XSLT
8 11 (12.50%) SAP
8 11 (12.50%) C#
9 10 (11.36%) ETL
10 9 (10.23%) IBM
10 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.23%) SOAP
10 9 (10.23%) Project Management
10 9 (10.23%) Data Analysis
10 9 (10.23%) Retail Banking
11 8 (9.09%) Data Mapping
11 8 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
11 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
11 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.95%) HTML
12 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
12 7 (7.95%) MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (6.82%) SAS
2 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.41%) WebLogic Integration
2 3 (3.41%) AquaLogic
2 3 (3.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.14%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.14%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) SAN
1 2 (2.27%) Intranet
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (3.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (3.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (3.41%) MS Access
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.14%) DTS
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (18.18%) Retail
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
3 9 (10.23%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Automotive
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Consultant
5 6 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) MI Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.41%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.59%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) Web Services
3 12 (13.64%) XML
3 12 (13.64%) XSLT
4 9 (10.23%) SOAP
5 7 (7.95%) HTML
5 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
5 7 (7.95%) jQuery
6 6 (6.82%) Ajax
7 5 (5.68%) Java EE
8 4 (4.55%) REST
8 4 (4.55%) Middleware
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (1.14%) HTML5
10 1 (1.14%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.14%) CSS3
10 1 (1.14%) Sass
10 1 (1.14%) LESS
10 1 (1.14%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (3.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) UNIX
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
3 10 (11.36%) ETL
4 9 (10.23%) Project Management
4 9 (10.23%) Data Analysis
5 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 7 (7.95%) Waterfall
6 7 (7.95%) Scrum
6 7 (7.95%) MVC
7 6 (6.82%) Migration
7 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.82%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.82%) SOA
7 6 (6.82%) Web Development
8 5 (5.68%) Analytics
8 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.68%) EAI
8 5 (5.68%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) C#
3 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
4 5 (5.68%) Java
5 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) COBOL
6 1 (1.14%) ABAP
6 1 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) ISEB
2 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MCITP
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Oracle
3 12 (13.64%) Cognos
4 11 (12.50%) SAP
5 9 (10.23%) IBM
6 6 (6.82%) VMware
6 6 (6.82%) Netezza
7 5 (5.68%) Business Objects
7 5 (5.68%) HP
8 4 (4.55%) Akamai
8 4 (4.55%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.27%) Teradata
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
9 2 (2.27%) NetApp
10 1 (1.14%) EMC
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