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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.46% 19.25% 29.28%
As % of the General category 50.57% 54.55% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 41
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£400 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £530 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
87 66 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.44% 35.29% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 57
Average daily rate £400 £401 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Average hourly rate £30.08 £42.50 £12.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.22% +234.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £34.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £42.50 £23.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
Bournemouth 0 26 £445 +1.71% 18
Poole +2 10 £400 +45.45% 1
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) Project Management
4 8 (10.00%) Workflow
4 8 (10.00%) Change Management
4 8 (10.00%) Solvency II
5 7 (8.75%) Retail
5 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
6 6 (7.50%) Migration
6 6 (7.50%) IBM
6 6 (7.50%) SQL
6 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.50%) Document Management
7 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) MS Office
7 5 (6.25%) Java
7 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.00%) Cognos
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.00%) UML
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.75%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (3.75%) SDLC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.25%) JCAPS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.25%) JBoss
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (1.25%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) Star Schema
3 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) ERwin
1 3 (3.75%) Subversion
2 2 (2.50%) JUnit
2 2 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.25%) Toad
General
1 13 (16.25%) Banking
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 29 (36.25%) Business Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (3.75%) IT Services Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Cognos Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Transition Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Delivery Project Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) JDBC
2 2 (2.50%) JSP
2 2 (2.50%) Struts
3 1 (1.25%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (1.25%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) EJB
3 1 (1.25%) J2EE
3 1 (1.25%) JMS
3 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Physics
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (11.25%) Project Management
3 8 (10.00%) Workflow
3 8 (10.00%) Change Management
4 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
5 6 (7.50%) Migration
5 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Document Management
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.00%) UML
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (3.75%) SDLC
8 3 (3.75%) Data Architecture
8 3 (3.75%) Change Control
8 3 (3.75%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.50%) C#
4 2 (2.50%) VB
4 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (1.25%) C++
5 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) ISEB
1 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.25%) HNC
3 1 (1.25%) PhD
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) IBM
3 4 (5.00%) Cognos
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.25%) Lotus
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
Talent International
Rate: £415 - £445 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shaftesbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 27 days ago