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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 67 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 28.27% 17.79% 17.62%
As % of the General category 65.69% 42.05% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 22 27
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 88 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 43.04% 42.31% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 41 44
Median daily rate £350 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £38.25 £42.73 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.48% +70.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £41.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 30 July 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 30 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
Bournemouth +1 46 £363 -9.37% 6
Poole 0 9 £390 -2.50% 8
Weymouth - 3 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 32 (25.00%) Java
2 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.75%) Banking
5 18 (14.06%) Retail
6 16 (12.50%) iPad
7 15 (11.72%) Oracle
8 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
8 14 (10.94%) Cash Management
9 13 (10.16%) Big Data
9 13 (10.16%) Kafka
9 13 (10.16%) Apache Spark
9 13 (10.16%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.16%) Programme Management
9 13 (10.16%) QA
10 12 (9.38%) HTML
10 12 (9.38%) ITIL
10 12 (9.38%) Unix
10 12 (9.38%) Project Management
10 12 (9.38%) Blockchain
10 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 11 (8.59%) SQL
11 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
11 11 (8.59%) Migration
12 10 (7.81%) ERP
12 10 (7.81%) MS Office
13 9 (7.03%) SAP
13 9 (7.03%) CSS
13 9 (7.03%) Windows
13 9 (7.03%) SharePoint

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 13 (10.16%) Apache Spark
2 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 6 (4.69%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.91%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.34%) CMS
6 3 (2.34%) Confluence
6 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) GemFire
8 1 (0.78%) SAS
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.81%) MS Office
3 8 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.91%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) FTP
2 6 (4.69%) HTTP
2 6 (4.69%) HTTPS
2 6 (4.69%) IPsec
2 6 (4.69%) LDAP
2 6 (4.69%) NAS
2 6 (4.69%) Network Security
2 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.69%) tcpdump
2 6 (4.69%) VPN
2 6 (4.69%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.56%) Internet
3 2 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) Big Data
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.91%) Gradle
3 4 (3.13%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) ERwin
4 2 (1.56%) JUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Bower
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA Agile
General
1 24 (18.75%) Banking
2 18 (14.06%) Retail
3 6 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (25.00%) Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Analyst
3 19 (14.84%) Project Manager
4 18 (14.06%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Programme Manager
6 8 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Migration Manager
7 7 (5.47%) Migration Project Manager
8 6 (4.69%) Consultant
8 6 (4.69%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
8 6 (4.69%) PMO Lead
8 6 (4.69%) Process Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Business Process Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) Kafka
2 12 (9.38%) HTML
3 9 (7.03%) CSS
4 8 (6.25%) J2EE
5 7 (5.47%) Spring
6 6 (4.69%) .NET
6 6 (4.69%) HTML5
6 6 (4.69%) jQuery
7 5 (3.91%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.91%) Hibernate
7 5 (3.91%) SOAP
7 5 (3.91%) Web Services
8 4 (3.13%) JAXB
8 4 (3.13%) XML
8 4 (3.13%) XSD
9 3 (2.34%) CSS3
9 3 (2.34%) Sass
10 2 (1.56%) RequireJS
11 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) iPad
2 12 (9.38%) Blockchain
3 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.34%) iPhone
5 3 (2.34%) PMI
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Cryptocurrency
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Psychology
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Unix
2 9 (7.03%) Linux
2 9 (7.03%) Windows
3 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.94%) Cash Management
4 13 (10.16%) E-Commerce
4 13 (10.16%) Programme Management
5 12 (9.38%) ITIL
5 12 (9.38%) Project Management
5 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 11 (8.59%) Migration
7 10 (7.81%) ERP
8 8 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.47%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.69%) MVC
10 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.91%) B2C
11 5 (3.91%) Secure Coding
11 5 (3.91%) Test Strategy
12 4 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) Java
2 11 (8.59%) SQL
3 8 (6.25%) Python
4 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.69%) Perl
5 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.91%) C#
6 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.13%) C
8 3 (2.34%) C++
9 2 (1.56%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) Degree
1 4 (3.13%) MCDST
1 4 (3.13%) MCP
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (0.78%) APMP
4 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) PMP
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.56%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) Samba
1 6 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) Nagios
1 8 (6.25%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) SCCM
3 3 (2.34%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) Oracle
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.03%) SAP
4 8 (6.25%) F5
4 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.69%) NetApp
5 6 (4.69%) VMware
6 5 (3.91%) Planview
7 4 (3.13%) BMC
7 4 (3.13%) Citrix
8 3 (2.34%) Apple
9 2 (1.56%) Anaplan
9 2 (1.56%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.78%) Informatica
10 1 (0.78%) OpenText
10 1 (0.78%) Samsung
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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