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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 59 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.06% 18.07% 20.69%
As % of the General category 70.24% 45.92% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 36
Median daily rate £345 £450 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £202 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
84 98 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 38.53% 39.36% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 39 47
Median daily rate £325 £418 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £176 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £550 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 5
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 46 £325 -23.97% 12
Poole +4 5 £440 -12.00% 3
Wimborne - 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 38 (30.89%) Java
2 37 (30.08%) Banking
3 34 (27.64%) Cash Management
4 33 (26.83%) Retail
5 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.51%) Big Data
5 24 (19.51%) Kafka
5 24 (19.51%) Apache Spark
6 23 (18.70%) Blockchain
7 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.01%) Oracle
9 15 (12.20%) ERP
10 14 (11.38%) HTML
10 14 (11.38%) SAP
10 14 (11.38%) iPad
11 13 (10.57%) HTML5
11 13 (10.57%) CSS
12 12 (9.76%) AngularJS
13 11 (8.94%) ITIL
13 11 (8.94%) SQL
13 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
13 11 (8.94%) QA
14 10 (8.13%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.13%) J2EE
15 9 (7.32%) MS Office
15 9 (7.32%) Unix
15 9 (7.32%) Windows
15 9 (7.32%) Linux
15 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
15 9 (7.32%) Spring

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 24 (19.51%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.88%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.63%) CICS
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.63%) IIS
5 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) GemFire
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 6 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.63%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.63%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Firewall
1 6 (4.88%) FTP
1 6 (4.88%) HTTP
1 6 (4.88%) HTTPS
1 6 (4.88%) IPsec
1 6 (4.88%) LDAP
1 6 (4.88%) NAS
1 6 (4.88%) Network Security
1 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 6 (4.88%) tcpdump
1 6 (4.88%) VPN
1 6 (4.88%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) Big Data
2 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.88%) JIRA
3 5 (4.07%) Gradle
4 4 (3.25%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.63%) JUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Bower
6 1 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 37 (30.08%) Banking
2 33 (26.83%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Legal
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (39.02%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.32%) UI Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Business Process Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Process Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Angular Developer
7 6 (4.88%) Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (4.07%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Test Leader
9 4 (3.25%) ERP Manager
9 4 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.51%) Kafka
2 14 (11.38%) HTML
3 13 (10.57%) CSS
3 13 (10.57%) HTML5
4 12 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 10 (8.13%) J2EE
6 9 (7.32%) Spring
7 5 (4.07%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.07%) SOAP
7 5 (4.07%) Web Services
7 5 (4.07%) XML
8 4 (3.25%) JAXB
8 4 (3.25%) XSD
9 3 (2.44%) .NET
9 3 (2.44%) CSS3
9 3 (2.44%) jQuery
9 3 (2.44%) Sass
10 2 (1.63%) RequireJS
11 1 (0.81%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.81%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Blockchain
2 14 (11.38%) iPad
3 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.25%) Cryptocurrency
6 3 (2.44%) PMI
7 2 (1.63%) Clustering
7 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Psychology
8 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Linux
1 9 (7.32%) Unix
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.63%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Cash Management
2 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (12.20%) ERP
5 11 (8.94%) ITIL
6 10 (8.13%) Waterfall
7 8 (6.50%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.50%) Project Management
8 7 (5.69%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.69%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.69%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.69%) Test Strategy
9 6 (4.88%) MVC
10 5 (4.07%) B2C
10 5 (4.07%) Migration
10 5 (4.07%) Secure Coding
10 5 (4.07%) TDD
10 5 (4.07%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.25%) DevOps
11 4 (3.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.89%) Java
2 11 (8.94%) SQL
3 8 (6.50%) Python
4 6 (4.88%) Perl
4 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.44%) C#
6 3 (2.44%) C++
7 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.63%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.25%) MCDST
2 4 (3.25%) MCP
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.63%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Samba
1 6 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.25%) XenApp
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Nagios
1 8 (6.50%) Puppet
2 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle
2 14 (11.38%) SAP
3 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.50%) F5
4 8 (6.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.88%) NetApp
5 6 (4.88%) VMware
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix
7 3 (2.44%) Apple
8 2 (1.63%) Anaplan
8 2 (1.63%) BMC
8 2 (1.63%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Fundtech
9 1 (0.81%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Samsung
9 1 (0.81%) Sitecore