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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 42 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.38% 6.86% 13.85%
As % of the General category 58.33% 48.00% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 9
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£400 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £550 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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
72 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 22.93% 14.29% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 10
Average daily rate £400 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £13.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.92% -52.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Exeter +2 28 £400 -27.27% 6
Plymouth - 9 £475 - 1
Exmouth - - - - 2
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (33.85%) PRINCE2
2 20 (30.77%) Oracle
3 19 (29.23%) Project Management
4 18 (27.69%) .NET
5 16 (24.62%) Java
6 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.00%) MS Project
8 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
9 11 (16.92%) QA
9 11 (16.92%) Middleware
10 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.85%) Oracle BPM
12 8 (12.31%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
12 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.77%) PMI
13 7 (10.77%) PMP
13 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
13 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
13 7 (10.77%) Degree
14 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.23%) Scrum
14 6 (9.23%) SOA
14 6 (9.23%) ITIL
14 6 (9.23%) MS Office
14 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
14 6 (9.23%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.62%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Project
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.23%) MS Office
4 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.54%) Summit
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.15%) Subversion
2 3 (4.62%) NUnit
2 3 (4.62%) NuGet
2 3 (4.62%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.08%) Local Government
1 2 (3.08%) Marketing
1 2 (3.08%) Banking
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
1 2 (3.08%) Legal
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Electronics
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Developer
2 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Technical Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Programme Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
4 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 5 (7.69%) PMO Lead
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Programme Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) Middleware
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (7.69%) XML
5 4 (6.15%) JSON
5 4 (6.15%) REST
6 3 (4.62%) HTML
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) HTML5
6 3 (4.62%) Ninject
6 3 (4.62%) CSS3
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.08%) Ajax
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) NHibernate
7 2 (3.08%) RESTful
7 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.08%) Spring
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) PMI
2 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) DTV
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.54%) Solaris
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) PRINCE2
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
4 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) Scrum
6 6 (9.23%) SOA
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.15%) TDD
8 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.62%) OO
9 3 (4.62%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) User Stories
10 2 (3.08%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.08%) COBOL
5 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.54%) Perl
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.54%) VB6
5 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) PMP
2 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.62%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCSE
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
3 1 (1.54%) Sage
3 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
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