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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 21 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.74% 13.24% 5.19%
As % of the General category 40.48% 57.14% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 3
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£306 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £540 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
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
42 63 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.19% 23.16% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 7
Average daily rate £306 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £550 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +165.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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
Exeter -10 8 £306 -32.00% 9
Plymouth -11 5 £350 -26.31% 2
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (38.89%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (13.89%) Marketing
4 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Open Source
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.33%) B2B
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) NHS
6 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) Eloqua
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.56%) Banking
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (5.56%) Local Government
7 2 (5.56%) DTV
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Electronics
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
1 1 (2.78%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) gulp
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Marketing Executive
5 3 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Communications Officer
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) CSS3
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) Sass
3 1 (2.78%) LESS
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (11.11%) Open Source
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (8.33%) Eloqua
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Thunderhead
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Google
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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