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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 43 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.15% 14.59% 14.34%
As % of the General category 41.35% 31.30% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 25
Average daily rate £383 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £291 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £512 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
104 131 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.38% 46.62% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 78 62
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -40.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016, 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 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.95%) Retail
3 18 (17.14%) Migration
4 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.24%) Project Management
5 16 (15.24%) SQL
5 16 (15.24%) PRINCE2
5 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (12.38%) Data Migration
7 13 (12.38%) Banking
7 13 (12.38%) Oracle
8 12 (11.43%) XML
8 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
8 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.48%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (9.52%) ISEB
10 10 (9.52%) SAP
10 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 9 (8.57%) C#
11 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
12 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.62%) Scrum
12 8 (7.62%) Test Scripting
12 8 (7.62%) ISTQB
12 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.62%) Big Data
13 7 (6.67%) Analytics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (10.48%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.81%) CMS
4 2 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.90%) SAS
4 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.81%) MS Project
3 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.95%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) MPLS
1 3 (2.86%) VoIP
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) 3G
3 1 (0.95%) Extranet
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) Big Data
2 7 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.76%) Impala
5 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.90%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (0.95%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.95%) DB2
8 1 (0.95%) OLAP
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 22 (20.95%) Retail
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.86%) Back Office
5 3 (2.86%) Billing
5 3 (2.86%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.86%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (43.81%) Analyst
2 19 (18.10%) Financial Analyst
3 16 (15.24%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 11 (10.48%) Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Developer
6 10 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Integration Test Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Senior IT Support
9 4 (3.81%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) XML
2 6 (5.71%) XML Messaging
3 5 (4.76%) .NET
3 5 (4.76%) HTML
3 5 (4.76%) jQuery
3 5 (4.76%) WCF
4 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.81%) Ajax
4 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.81%) Middleware
4 4 (3.81%) SAP PI
4 4 (3.81%) Web Services
4 4 (3.81%) XSLT
5 2 (1.90%) WPF
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.95%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Social Media
3 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.81%) SCADA
5 3 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.86%) Statistics
6 2 (1.90%) iSeries
6 2 (1.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) PMI
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.14%) Migration
3 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.24%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.24%) Project Management
5 15 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (12.38%) Data Migration
7 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
8 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.62%) Scrum
9 8 (7.62%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.67%) Analytics
10 7 (6.67%) Content Management
10 7 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.71%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (5.71%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.24%) SQL
2 9 (8.57%) C#
3 6 (5.71%) Java
4 5 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) Scala
6 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.90%) Perl
6 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.90%) Python
6 2 (1.90%) R
6 2 (1.90%) RPG
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) ISEB
2 8 (7.62%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.81%) MCP
5 4 (3.81%) MCSE
6 3 (2.86%) ACCA
6 3 (2.86%) CCNP
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.86%) Degree
7 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) SAP
4 6 (5.71%) Adobe
4 6 (5.71%) Cognos
4 6 (5.71%) IBM
4 6 (5.71%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.81%) FatWire
5 4 (3.81%) Guidewire
5 4 (3.81%) hybris
5 4 (3.81%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.81%) Pega
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco
6 3 (2.86%) Netezza
7 2 (1.90%) Tableau
7 2 (1.90%) Talend
7 2 (1.90%) Teradata
8 1 (0.95%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.95%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.95%) ZTE
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago