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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 49 64 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 19.60% 36.16% 27.83%
As % of the General category 51.04% 75.29% 56.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 53
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£393 £450 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £364 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £558 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.09%
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
96 85 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 38.40% 48.02% 49.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 54 84
Average daily rate £384 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £41.23 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.26% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £17.80 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -1 32 £375 -16.66% 8
Poole -3 5 £425 -5.55% 2
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Dorchester - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (19.54%) Project Management
2 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) SQL
6 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 11 (12.64%) Banking
7 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (12.64%) Oracle
7 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
8 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.20%) Essbase
9 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.05%) .NET
9 7 (8.05%) MS Office
9 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.05%) Coaching
9 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
9 7 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (6.90%) ITIL
10 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.90%) VBA
10 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
10 6 (6.90%) Hyperion
11 5 (5.75%) Change Management
11 5 (5.75%) Migration
11 5 (5.75%) Programme Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.15%) CICS
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.05%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.45%) MS Project
5 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.45%) Agresso
3 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.15%) Misys Midas
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) Essbase
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.30%) OLAP
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.15%) DB2
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) ERwin
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.64%) Banking
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (40.23%) Analyst
2 24 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Developer
4 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.75%) Consultant
5 5 (5.75%) PMO Lead
5 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Incident Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Essbase Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Administrator
6 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 3 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.45%) SOAP
2 3 (3.45%) JSON
2 3 (3.45%) Spring
2 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.30%) HTML5
3 2 (2.30%) REST
3 2 (2.30%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) J2EE
3 2 (2.30%) JMS
3 2 (2.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) J2SE
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) jQuery
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.30%) DTV
3 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.15%) Equities
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) AS400
3 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.15%) CMDB
3 1 (1.15%) Derivative
3 1 (1.15%) Statistics
3 1 (1.15%) User Experience
3 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) iSeries
3 1 (1.15%) Social Media
3 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) UNIX
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
1 3 (3.45%) Android
1 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Solaris
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Project Management
2 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.05%) Coaching
6 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.90%) ITIL
7 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.75%) Change Management
8 5 (5.75%) Migration
8 5 (5.75%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.60%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) VBA
2 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.75%) Java
4 3 (3.45%) VB
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) JCL
6 1 (1.15%) AWK
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) C#
6 1 (1.15%) RPG
6 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.15%) sed
6 1 (1.15%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.15%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.15%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.15%) ACCA
2 1 (1.15%) CIMA
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) RACF
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.15%) XenApp
1 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Hyperion
4 5 (5.75%) Cognos
5 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.30%) Google
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.30%) CA
7 1 (1.15%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.15%) Peregrine
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) Planview
7 1 (1.15%) Capita
7 1 (1.15%) Facebook
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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