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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 26 7
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.82% 5.65% 14.96%
As % of the General category 55.32% 40.48% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 22
Median daily rate £425 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +15.15%
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
47 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.36% 13.95% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 36
Median daily rate £375 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +76.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £37.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.00 £36.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +17 24 £425 +38.88%
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) C++
5 12 (37.50%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) PhD
5 12 (37.50%) Data Mining
5 12 (37.50%) MATLAB
5 12 (37.50%) Machine Learning
5 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) R
5 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 7 (21.88%) QA
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (12.50%) SPSS
9 4 (12.50%) SAS
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management
10 3 (9.38%) ERP
10 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
10 3 (9.38%) SDLC
11 2 (6.25%) Mentoring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SPSS
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Pricing Data
4 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Analytics
1 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
1 12 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) CRM
3 3 (9.38%) ERP
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) SOA
4 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 12 (37.50%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) R
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) PhD
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft