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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 50 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.91% 18.26% 18.56%
As % of the General category 56.82% 49.38% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 16
Average daily rate £425 £375 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £313 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £676 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.34 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.76%
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
88 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 45.60% 36.99% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 31
Average daily rate £425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £21.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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 14 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 34 £425 +3.65% 14
Poole +1 5 £400 -30.46% 4
Weymouth -1 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (33.33%) Banking
2 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (16.67%) ITIL
4 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 14 (15.56%) Oracle
6 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
6 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.00%) Project Management
7 9 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.00%) Linux
7 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (8.89%) UML
8 8 (8.89%) SQL
8 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
9 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
9 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.78%) SDLC
10 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
10 6 (6.67%) PCI DSS
10 6 (6.67%) ISEB
10 6 (6.67%) Citrix
10 6 (6.67%) MS Visio
10 6 (6.67%) Migration
10 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.56%) Information Security
11 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.33%) MS Office
5 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.33%) Ingres
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.22%) Essbase
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.11%) QlikView
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) ERwin
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (33.33%) Banking
2 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.56%) General Ledger
6 4 (4.44%) Advertising
7 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.89%) Architect
4 8 (8.89%) DBA
5 6 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.56%) Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Junior
7 4 (4.44%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Junior Business Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Apache Sling
1 3 (3.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.22%) zOS
5 1 (1.11%) CentOS
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (16.67%) ITIL
3 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
4 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (10.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.89%) UML
6 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.78%) SDLC
7 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.67%) Migration
7 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Information Security
8 5 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.44%) BPMN
9 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) VBA
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) VB
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (1.11%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.67%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) CISSP
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) CISM
5 2 (2.22%) CRISC
5 2 (2.22%) MCDST
5 2 (2.22%) MCP
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.44%) COBIT
3 4 (4.44%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.33%) QA
4 3 (3.33%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.11%) COSO
5 1 (1.11%) Def Stans
5 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.11%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.56%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Citrix
4 5 (5.56%) BMC
5 4 (4.44%) IBM
6 3 (3.33%) Apple
6 3 (3.33%) Guidewire
6 3 (3.33%) Remedy
6 3 (3.33%) Saba
7 2 (2.22%) Cognos
7 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.11%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.11%) NetApp
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) VMware
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