The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 20 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 4.04% 1.54% 1.56%
As % of the General category 44.44% 18.18% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £325 £550 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +69.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
Finance
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

General Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 9.09% 8.46% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £525 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft