The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 78 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 33.05% 17.77% 20.25%
As % of the General category 71.56% 41.35% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 21 32
Median daily rate £369 £450 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +20.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.01 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +28.78%
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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
109 104 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 46.19% 42.98% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 40 46
Median daily rate £325 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £544 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 7
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Bournemouth 0 57 £328 -25.56% 19
Poole +1 10 £493 +9.44% 2
Weymouth - 2 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 37 (26.24%) Java
2 32 (22.70%) Banking
3 28 (19.86%) Retail
4 26 (18.44%) Cash Management
5 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (12.77%) Oracle
6 18 (12.77%) iPad
6 18 (12.77%) Big Data
6 18 (12.77%) Kafka
6 18 (12.77%) Apache Spark
7 17 (12.06%) Blockchain
8 16 (11.35%) HTML
9 14 (9.93%) SQL
9 14 (9.93%) CSS
9 14 (9.93%) ERP
9 14 (9.93%) Waterfall
10 13 (9.22%) SAP
10 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.22%) Unix
11 12 (8.51%) ITIL
11 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 12 (8.51%) Project Management
11 12 (8.51%) QA
12 11 (7.80%) Migration
12 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
12 11 (7.80%) Windows
12 11 (7.80%) HTML5
13 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.09%) Linux

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 18 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.26%) IIS
3 6 (4.26%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.55%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.55%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.13%) CMS
5 3 (2.13%) Confluence
5 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.42%) CICS
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.71%) Drupal
7 1 (0.71%) GemFire
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.09%) MS Office
3 7 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.42%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) Firewall
2 6 (4.26%) FTP
2 6 (4.26%) HTTP
2 6 (4.26%) HTTPS
2 6 (4.26%) IPsec
2 6 (4.26%) LDAP
2 6 (4.26%) NAS
2 6 (4.26%) Network Security
2 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.26%) tcpdump
2 6 (4.26%) VPN
2 6 (4.26%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.42%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) Big Data
2 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.96%) JIRA
3 5 (3.55%) Gradle
4 4 (2.84%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.42%) ERwin
5 2 (1.42%) JUnit
6 1 (0.71%) Bower
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 32 (22.70%) Banking
2 28 (19.86%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (31.91%) Developer
2 24 (17.02%) Analyst
3 23 (16.31%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.67%) Process Analyst
5 8 (5.67%) Programme Manager
6 7 (4.96%) Business Process Analyst
6 7 (4.96%) Consultant
6 7 (4.96%) Migration Manager
6 7 (4.96%) Migration Project Manager
6 7 (4.96%) UI Developer
7 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
7 6 (4.26%) PMO Lead
8 5 (3.55%) E-Commerce Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) Kafka
2 16 (11.35%) HTML
3 14 (9.93%) CSS
4 11 (7.80%) HTML5
5 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.67%) J2EE
7 7 (4.96%) Spring
8 6 (4.26%) .NET
8 6 (4.26%) jQuery
9 5 (3.55%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.55%) SOAP
9 5 (3.55%) Web Services
9 5 (3.55%) XML
10 4 (2.84%) JAXB
10 4 (2.84%) XSD
11 3 (2.13%) CSS3
11 3 (2.13%) Sass
12 2 (1.42%) RequireJS
13 1 (0.71%) Backbone.js
13 1 (0.71%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) iPad
2 17 (12.06%) Blockchain
3 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.13%) iPhone
5 3 (2.13%) PMI
6 2 (1.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.42%) Cryptocurrency
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.42%) User Experience
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Psychology
7 1 (0.71%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.22%) Unix
2 11 (7.80%) Windows
3 10 (7.09%) Linux
4 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Android
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.44%) Cash Management
2 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (9.93%) ERP
3 14 (9.93%) Waterfall
4 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.51%) ITIL
5 12 (8.51%) Project Management
6 11 (7.80%) Migration
7 9 (6.38%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.96%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.96%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.96%) Test Strategy
10 6 (4.26%) MVC
11 5 (3.55%) B2C
11 5 (3.55%) Secure Coding
12 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.84%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.24%) Java
2 14 (9.93%) SQL
3 8 (5.67%) Python
4 7 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.26%) Perl
5 6 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.55%) C#
6 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.84%) C
7 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.13%) C++
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.84%) MCDST
1 4 (2.84%) MCP
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
1 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.13%) Degree
3 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.42%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) APMP
4 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Samba
1 6 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) XenApp
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Nagios
1 8 (5.67%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) SCCM
3 3 (2.13%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (12.77%) Oracle
2 13 (9.22%) SAP
3 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.67%) F5
4 8 (5.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.26%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.26%) NetApp
5 6 (4.26%) VMware
6 5 (3.55%) Planview
7 4 (2.84%) Citrix
8 3 (2.13%) Apple
8 3 (2.13%) BMC
9 2 (1.42%) Anaplan
9 2 (1.42%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.42%) Remedy
10 1 (0.71%) Cadence
10 1 (0.71%) Fundtech
10 1 (0.71%) OpenText
10 1 (0.71%) Samsung
10 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth
iKas International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day web tester, Jira, Quality
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £580 per day
Posted: 6 days ago