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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 17 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 28 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.39% 15.90% 14.24%
As % of the General category 20.00% 32.63% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 37
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £223 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £555 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.19% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.82% -12.13%
General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
140 95 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.94% 48.72% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 50
Average daily rate £363 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £228 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +45.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.15
% change year-on-year
- -13.95%
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 9 July 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 9 July 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 16 (20.25%) Project Management
2 15 (18.99%) SAP
3 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
4 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
5 11 (13.92%) SQL
6 10 (12.66%) CRM
6 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
7 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
7 9 (11.39%) .NET
8 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
8 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.86%) ERP
9 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (8.86%) MS Project
9 7 (8.86%) ITIL
9 7 (8.86%) Retail
9 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (7.59%) Logistics
10 6 (7.59%) QA
10 6 (7.59%) Change Management
10 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (7.59%) Teradata
10 6 (7.59%) SAP CO
10 6 (7.59%) Cognos
10 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.59%) VMS
10 6 (7.59%) SAP SD
10 6 (7.59%) SAP FI
11 5 (6.33%) LAN

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 4 (5.06%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) Drupal
2 3 (3.80%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.27%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Project
2 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (7.59%) SAP CO
1 6 (7.59%) SAP SD
1 6 (7.59%) SAP FI
2 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.27%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) LAN
1 5 (6.33%) WAN
2 4 (5.06%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
2 4 (5.06%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.53%) Cognos Powerplay
3 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.53%) DTS
3 2 (2.53%) ReportNet
4 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Automotive
5 3 (3.80%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Billing
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Quality Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Performance Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) SAP Architect
6 5 (6.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.80%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Teradata Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (2.53%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
1 9 (11.39%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.53%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
5 1 (1.27%) J2EE
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.27%) LINQ
5 1 (1.27%) Ajax
5 1 (1.27%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (5.06%) Fat Client
1 4 (5.06%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) PMI
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) IVR
3 1 (1.27%) Statistics
3 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.27%) Life Science
3 1 (1.27%) Economics
3 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) VMS
2 4 (5.06%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Project Management
2 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
3 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.66%) CRM
5 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.86%) ERP
6 7 (8.86%) ITIL
6 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-pay
7 6 (7.59%) Logistics
7 6 (7.59%) Change Management
7 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.33%) Workflow
9 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.06%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.06%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) C#
3 3 (3.80%) C
3 3 (3.80%) VB
4 2 (2.53%) ABAP
4 2 (2.53%) VBA
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) COBOL
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) CISA
3 1 (1.27%) CISM
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) SAP
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Teradata
3 6 (7.59%) Cognos
4 4 (5.06%) BT
4 4 (5.06%) Avaya
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Ektron
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.27%) Google
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