The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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 Dorset 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 42 90 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 20.00% 36.73% 39.57%
As % of the General category 55.26% 77.59% 70.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 81
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £287 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 116 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.19% 47.35% 56.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 67 110
Average daily rate £393 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.42 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.82% -61.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.42 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Finance
South West

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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
Bournemouth -2 26 £418 +6.36% 7
Poole 0 10 £400 -20.00%
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - - 1
Dorchester - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (21.05%) Oracle
2 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (15.79%) Project Management
4 14 (14.74%) .NET
5 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.63%) Banking
6 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.47%) Migration
7 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
7 9 (9.47%) Java
7 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.42%) Essbase
8 8 (8.42%) ITIL
9 7 (7.37%) Mainframe
9 7 (7.37%) SAN
9 7 (7.37%) Agresso
9 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
9 7 (7.37%) Spring
9 7 (7.37%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.32%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) CICS
4 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.32%) MS Project
3 4 (4.21%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Agresso
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.11%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) SAN
2 4 (4.21%) NAS
3 3 (3.16%) Firewall
3 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
4 1 (1.05%) SNA
4 1 (1.05%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.05%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Essbase
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.11%) OLAP
6 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (12.63%) Banking
2 6 (6.32%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Analyst
2 16 (16.84%) Business Analyst
3 14 (14.74%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.74%) Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Architect
5 9 (9.47%) Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Administrator
8 5 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.21%) Essbase Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) DBA
10 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Incident Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) Spring
3 4 (4.21%) REST
3 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.16%) Middleware
4 3 (3.16%) JMS
4 3 (3.16%) J2EE
4 3 (3.16%) SOAP
4 3 (3.16%) Web Services
4 3 (3.16%) JSON
4 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.11%) HTML5
5 2 (2.11%) WebSockets
5 2 (2.11%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.11%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (2.11%) XML
5 2 (2.11%) HTML
6 1 (1.05%) SAML
6 1 (1.05%) CSS
6 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.11%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.11%) DTV
3 2 (2.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) Statistics
4 1 (1.05%) CMDB
4 1 (1.05%) iPhone
4 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) UNIX
2 5 (5.26%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) zOS
5 1 (1.05%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (15.79%) Project Management
3 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
3 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.47%) Migration
4 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
4 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (8.42%) ITIL
6 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.32%) ERP
7 6 (6.32%) SOA
8 5 (5.26%) Change Management
8 5 (5.26%) MVC
8 5 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.21%) Data Transformation
9 4 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 9 (9.47%) Java
3 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.32%) VBA
5 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.21%) Perl
6 3 (3.16%) VB
6 3 (3.16%) C#
7 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) JCL
8 1 (1.05%) C
8 1 (1.05%) AWK
8 1 (1.05%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.05%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.05%) CIMA
3 1 (1.05%) ACCA
3 1 (1.05%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.05%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.05%) ISEB
3 1 (1.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.16%) NFS
4 2 (2.11%) vSphere
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.05%) RACF
5 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.05%) Xen
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) XenApp
5 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Hyperion
4 5 (5.26%) VMware
4 5 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.26%) Cognos
5 4 (4.21%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.16%) IBM
6 3 (3.16%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) Google
7 2 (2.11%) NetApp
7 2 (2.11%) Citrix
7 2 (2.11%) CA
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.05%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco
8 1 (1.05%) Avaya
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Sun
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