The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 15 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.23% 8.04% 7.96%
As % of the General category 48.39% 53.33% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 3
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£518 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.38 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.80% 15.08% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 6
Average daily rate £493 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.12% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £235 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £36.50 £25.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.74% -31.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.35 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.15 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Devon region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Devon region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -5 11 £493 +15.88% 2
Exeter -8 3 £550 +69.23% 4
Exmouth - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 17 (30.91%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (14.55%) Oracle
6 8 (14.55%) MS Project
6 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.73%) .NET
8 6 (10.91%) Java
8 6 (10.91%) MS Office
8 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) ITIL
8 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (9.09%) QA
9 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 4 (7.27%) Banking
10 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (7.27%) SQL
10 4 (7.27%) C#
11 3 (5.45%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle 9iAS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Project
3 6 (10.91%) MS Office
4 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.82%) Summit
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
1 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.82%) NUnit
1 1 (1.82%) NuGet
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.27%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Project Manager
2 12 (21.82%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.09%) PMO Lead
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Office Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Desktop Support
8 1 (1.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) OpenID
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.64%) SAML
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) Ajax
4 1 (1.82%) JSON
4 1 (1.82%) Spring
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.82%) Ninject
4 1 (1.82%) REST
4 1 (1.82%) CSS3
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) zOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 17 (30.91%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.91%) SOA
5 6 (10.91%) ITIL
6 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.45%) Identity Management
9 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.64%) BDD
9 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Java
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) COBOL
3 1 (1.82%) Delphi
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (3.64%) APMP
5 2 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.82%) ISSMP
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.82%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) P3O
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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