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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 35 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.57% 12.19% 17.79%
As % of the General category 31.82% 25.95% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 12
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £312 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £477 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.15 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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
110 131 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 42.64% 46.95% 50.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 55 22
Average daily rate £350 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £518 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 25
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £12.90 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £37.80 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Project Management
2 13 (20.00%) .NET
3 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) C#
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (12.31%) Degree
6 8 (12.31%) Web Services
6 8 (12.31%) Retail
6 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.77%) Logistics
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) SAP
7 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.77%) Analytics
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.23%) HTML
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) Cognos
8 6 (9.23%) MVC
8 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.23%) PLM
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 5 (7.69%) Automotive
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.69%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (4.62%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.08%) ENOVIA
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.54%) Agresso
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.15%) Essbase
3 3 (4.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.08%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.54%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.54%) OLAP
5 1 (1.54%) DTS
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) NUnit
1 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) NCover
1 2 (3.08%) StyleCop
1 2 (3.08%) MSTest
1 2 (3.08%) NDepend
1 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.31%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) Automotive
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Consultant
3 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Quality Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) Web Services
3 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.23%) HTML
4 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.69%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) XSLT
5 5 (7.69%) jQuery
6 4 (6.15%) Ajax
6 4 (6.15%) MDX
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
7 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.54%) HTML5
7 1 (1.54%) CSS3
7 1 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.54%) Sass
7 1 (1.54%) LESS
7 1 (1.54%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Open Source
2 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.08%) PMI
2 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
4 7 (10.77%) Change Management
4 7 (10.77%) Logistics
4 7 (10.77%) Analytics
5 6 (9.23%) MVC
5 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.23%) PLM
5 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.69%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.15%) Validation
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) Benchmarking
7 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Web Development
7 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) C#
3 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.15%) VBScript
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.54%) COBOL
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) P3O
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) SAP
3 6 (9.23%) Cognos
4 4 (6.15%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.62%) Teradata
5 3 (4.62%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Netezza
6 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
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