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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 10.92% 2.14% 17.39%
As % of the General category 40.63% 20.00% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 10
Median daily rate £425 £438 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £7.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.66 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.62%
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
32 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 26.89% 10.71% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 13
Median daily rate £350 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.25 £40.00 £7.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.87% +433.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) PhD
4 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
4 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 8 (47.06%) R
4 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) Machine Learning
4 8 (47.06%) Data Analytics
4 8 (47.06%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) SPSS
5 4 (23.53%) SAS
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) C

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (23.53%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Data Scientist
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Pricing Data
2 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Analytics
1 8 (47.06%) Data Analytics
1 8 (47.06%) Machine Learning
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
3 8 (47.06%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) R
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft